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Super Mario Odyssey Hands-On Preview

It’s still hard to believe that only nine months ago we were shown Super Mario Odyssey for the first time and now there’s only a month to go until it’s in our hands. Following in the nearly forgotten footsteps of Super Mario 64...
 
 
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Nintendo Direct coming September 14

Nintendo has announced a brand new Nintendo Direct will be coming on September 14 at 8am AEST. The Direct is set to be about 45mins long, significantly longer than Nintendo’s E3 Direct presentation earlier this year, and will c...
 
 
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Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Review

When Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle was first leaked on the internet gamers were in disbelief. Nintendo have historically been protective of their franchises, and of all things a Mario and Rabbids crossover seemed like an odd c...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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Splatoon 2 Review – Splat-tastic!

The original Splatoon was a surprise hit. Not only was the game an original IP but it was also a third person shooter; a genre that you just wouldn’t normally associate with Nintendo. Yet they developed the game with its own di...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Rocket Chainsaw’s Game of E3 2017 Awards

E3 is always a massive time of the year, with new game announcements, huge information blowouts on games previously announced and sometimes even console announcements all vying for your attention. This year there was heaps of p...
 
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E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Effortlessly Possesses Our Hearts (Hands-On)

One look at the floor at E3 2017 would be enough to tell you what was the most popular title on show – Super Mario Odyssey. The first proper Mario title on the Nintendo Switch, and the first open-world Mario title since S...

 
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E3 2017: Fire Emblem Warriors Hands-on Preview

Transcribed from notes taken by Adam Ghiggino. Koei Tecmo are at it again with Nintendo licenses! Following on from Hyrule Warriors for the Wii U and 3DS, this time Omega Force has taken the turn bases strategy RPG Fire Emblem ...
 
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E3 2017: Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Hands-On Preview

Before the leaks began, if you had asked what Ubisoft IP I would most expect to be crossed over with Mario, I certainly wouldn’t have given Rabbids as my answer. While I had some reservations after the leaks began to occur, I w...
 
 
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Disgaea 5 Complete Review – A Hilarious Adventure

There are few genres I have more experience with than turn based strategy RPGs. From Fire Emblem to Advance Wars to Final Fantasy Tactics, I have spent years carefully considering my strategic positioning to best destroy my opp...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition Review

Minecraft has invaded every platform imaginable; from PC and mobile, to Xbox 360 and PS4. The Wii U Edition in particular wasn’t released until late in the system’s lifespan – December 2015 to be exact – and by then...