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Game Review: Pokemon Ultra Sun And Ultra Moon

Game Review: Pokemon Ultra Sun And Ultra Moon

The time has come – Game Freak’s final Pokemon installment for the 3DS family is upon us. Shigeru Ohmori, Game Freak’s director, considers Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon as the “culmination” of their work on the 3DS family. In an IGN interview, he says the games “push the system to its absolute limits”.

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Game Review: Ittle Dew 2+ (Switch)

Game Review: Ittle Dew 2+ (Switch)

Nicalis’ Ittle Dew 2+, a follow up to 2013’s Ittle Dew, is an open world adventure with tons to see. Ittle and her pal Tippsie crash on a little island and must explore to repair their raft. This game is directly inspired from the earlier 2D, top down style Legend of Zelda games. The game was originally released in late 2016 on other platforms. The game is dripping with charm and adventure. Developers Ludosity Interactive have done a great job creating a smooth and compete package. I had never played the first game, so I was excited to download the title and begin playing!

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Game Review: Sonic Forces (Switch)

Game Review: Sonic Forces (Switch)

When Sonic Forces was first announced back in July of 2016, a lot of fans were excited. After the abysmal release of Sonic Boom, Sega announced that they were reshuffling their business and adjusting their corporate strategy. This left fans hopeful the next Sonic endeavor would be on par with the original games or the likes of Sonic Adventure.

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Game Review: Poi: Explorer Edition (Switch)

Game Review: Poi: Explorer Edition (Switch)

The Internet is abuzz with discussion around Nintendo’s latest 3D platforming masterpiece, Super Mario Odyssey. What many people don’t know, however, is that another 3D platformer, an indie gem called “Poi”, was released onto the Switch’s eShop just a few days before Odyssey’s big launch. This game is what we’ll be looking at today. So is Poi a joy, or a ploy? Read on to find out.

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Game Review: The Jackbox Party Pack 4 (Switch)

Game Review: The Jackbox Party Pack 4 (Switch)

The Jackbox Party Pack 4 is the latest party game collection from the fabulous folks at Jackbox Games. What we have here is not a traditional video game. Instead of controllers, players use their own phones or tablets to input answers to prompts and try to get the most points, or the most laughs. I’ve spent a lot of time playing previous Jackbox Games with friends and family, so I was excited to see how the latest entry in the series held up. And fortunately, this fourth entry may be the strongest collection of games yet!

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