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PC
 

Mr Shifty Review

It was only a few years ago that Hotline Miami opened my eyes to a kind of top-down mayhem that I had never experienced before, but unlike other successful Indie games, it didn’t immediately set a trend. Only now are games comi...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Minecraft dated for Nintendo Switch this May

During the Nintendo Direct presentation this morning, Nintendo confirmed that Minecraft: Switch Edition will be coming to the Switch on May 12 this year via the eShop. A retail release was also confirmed to be coming later in t...
 
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Namco Museum brings retro classics to Nintendo Switch

Bandai Namco has announced they will be releasing Namco Museum on the Nintendo Switch in Australia’s Winter season this year. The retro games collection will include Pac-Man, DigDug, Galaga, Galaga ’88, Druaga, SkyK...

 
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Monopoly coming to Switch

Monopoly has always presented a problem for players – if you’re playing the traditional board game you have to pack up the dice, money and cards afterwards. If you’re playing a virtual version, you lose the po...
 
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PayDay 2 announced for Switch

One of the surprise announcements to come from Nintendo today was confirmation that the Nintendo Switch will receive a port of PayDay 2 at some stage in 2017. No further information was revealed, though presumably it will featu...
 
3DS
 

Hey! Pikmin coming to 3DS in July alongside amiibo

During the Nintendo Direct presentation this morning, Nintendo confirmed that Hey! Pikmin will be released on the 3DS system on July 29 in Australia. A Pikmin amiibo will also be released alongside the game, featuring the Red, ...

 
 
Xbox One
 

Yooka-Laylee Review

Since Microsoft’s acquisition of Rare in 2002, the company’s Banjo-Kazooie franchise has mostly been on hiatus. Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts did release in 2008, but was criticised for focusing on vehicle construction rather...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Switch
 

Fast RMX Review

Throughout the lifespans of the Wii and Wii U many Nintendo fans were disappointed by the lack of any new F-Zero games. It didn’t help matters that Nintendo Land featured an attraction based on the franchise and Mario Kart 8 in...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Switch
 

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review

While the gaming community at large has loved 3D Zelda games since Ocarina of Time blew minds on the Nintendo 64, I have personally never felt that pull to the modern console versions of the series. Subsequently, when The Legen...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
3DS
 

Bye-Bye BoxBoy! Review

In a month where we’ve seen such massively hyped releases such as Horizon Zero Dawn, Ghost Recon Wildlands, Mass Effect Andromeda, Zelda: Breath of the Wild and the Nintendo Switch console itself, it was a welcome change when B...