Reviews

A Tight-Knit Port
8.5

Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World Review – A Tight-Knit Port

Despite the small visual downgrade, Woolly World is still a great platformer, even on 3DS.
by Kyle Hilliard on Feb 01, 2017 at 2:35 PM
A Mediocre Combination
6.75

Dragon Ball Fusions Review – A Mediocre Combination

Fusions struggles with grinding and its namesake (fusing), but finds enough success to earn a qualified recommendation to Dragon Ball fans.
by Kyle Hilliard on Dec 12, 2016 at 10:29 AM
Functional But Inferior
7.75

Super Mario Maker For Nintendo 3DS Review – Functional But Inferior

Mario Maker 3DS continues to be one of the best level creation tools ever made, despite new limitations.
by Kyle Hilliard on Nov 30, 2016 at 2:00 AM
Destination Vacation
8.5

Pokémon Sun & Moon Review – Destination Vacation

Sun & Moon is still a Pokémon game, but it features some of the biggest changes the series has ever seen – and that’s a good thing.
by Kyle Hilliard on Nov 15, 2016 at 2:00 AM
A Mad Dash
6.5

Mario Party Star Rush Review – A Mad Dash

The latest Mario Party switches up the formula yet again.
by Brian Shea on Nov 09, 2016 at 11:43 AM
Subpar Spiritual Successor
7

Yo-kai Watch 2: Bony Spirits & Fleshy Souls Review – Subpar Spiritual Successor

The sequel has not invigorated my appreciation for this young franchise,
but it continues to be a worthy and distinct Pokémon competitor.
by Kyle Hilliard on Sep 28, 2016 at 4:00 PM
Getting Warmer
7

Sonic Boom: Fire & Ice Review – Getting Warmer

This latest installment combines more seamless level design and a bigger emphasis on speed to help Sonic take steps toward redemption.
by Brian Shea on Sep 27, 2016 at 3:00 AM
A Better Brick Breaker
8.75

Picross 3D Round 2 Review – A Better Brick Breaker

Picross 3D Round 2 is one of the 3DS’ best puzzle games.
by Kyle Hilliard on Sep 26, 2016 at 8:19 AM
Weird And Wonderful
8.5

Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse Review – Weird And Wonderful

Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse is a rich RPG experience that’s a respectable addition to the franchise.
by Daniel Tack on Sep 20, 2016 at 5:55 AM
Defying All Odds In The Courtroom
8.5

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Spirit of Justice Review – Defying All Odds

While Spirit of Justice largely uses the series' same formula and gameplay, it's nonetheless an excellent new entry.
by Elise Favis on Sep 07, 2016 at 9:01 PM
At The Intersection Of Fun And Frustration
7

Metroid Prime: Federation Force Review – At The Intersection Of Fun And Frustration

Can this spin-off title live up to the greatness of its namesake?
by Brian Shea on Aug 19, 2016 at 12:20 PM
A Successful Stack
8

BoxBoxBoy Review – A Successful Stack

More BoxBoy is not a bad thing.
by Kyle Hilliard on Jul 12, 2016 at 2:30 PM
Tiny Tweaks And Massive Beasts
8.75

Monster Hunter Generations Review – Tiny Tweaks And Massive Beasts

Big battles are the essence of Monster Hunter Generations.
by Daniel Tack on Jul 12, 2016 at 3:00 AM
Nintendo’s Strange Musical Adventure Improves
8.5

Rhythm Heaven Megamix Review – Nintendo’s Strange Musical Adventure Improves

Megamix is the best in the series so far thanks to improvements in the
rhythm gameplay and a greatest-hits attitude toward its collection of
minigames.
by Kyle Hilliard on Jun 30, 2016 at 10:05 AM
A Fun Expansion Of Star Wars' Canon
8.5

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens Review – A Fun Expansion Of Star Wars' Canon

I never thought I would say this, but Star Wars fans should play a Lego game for new Star Wars canon.
by Andrew Reiner on Jun 27, 2016 at 10:01 AM
A Mind-bending Adventure Through A Maze Of Death And Heartbreak
8.75

Zero Time Dilemma Review: A Mind-bending Adventure Through A Maze Of Death And Heartbreak

Zero Time Dilemma is a satisfying, horror adventure reminiscent of both Saw and Memento.
 
by Javy Gwaltney on Jun 23, 2016 at 8:48 AM
A Mind-bending Adventure Through A Maze Of Death And Heartbreak
8.75

Zero Time Dilemma Review – A Mind-bending Maze Of Death

The latest in the Zero Escape series is a satisfying horror adventure reminiscent of both Saw and Memento.
by Javy Gwaltney on Jun 23, 2016 at 8:48 AM
A Lifeless Mega Man Clone
6

Mighty No. 9 Review – A Lifeless Mega Man Clone

Jump, shoot, and fight robot bosses. The premise has classic roots, but lacks the old-school charm.
by Andrew Reiner on Jun 19, 2016 at 9:00 PM
Playing It Safe
8

Kirby: Planet Robobot Review – Playing It Safe

This Kirby is not a radical new direction for the hero, but it’s a
well-designed platformer with some new mechanics – and a particularly
compelling final few hours.
by Kyle Hilliard on Jun 10, 2016 at 6:56 AM
Know When To Fold 'Em
7

Pocket Card Jockey Review – Know When To Fold 'Em

The latest from the creators of Pokémon has a number of interesting and distinctive hooks – even if difficulty spikes frustrate throughout the experience.
by Kyle Hilliard on May 16, 2016 at 9:49 AM