Anyone that pre-purchased Samurai Shodown (2019) on Nintendo Switch will have received Samurai Shodown! 2 free! This fresh port of SNK’s NeoGeo Pocket Fighter comes with a lot more samurai slashing extras than you’d expect… Click to watch!Continue reading “Samurai Shodown! 2 Nintendo Switch – Video Review”
2019’s Samurai Shodown reboot has arrived on Nintendo Switch, including 17 Characters for all the feudal sword striking action you’ll ever need! We cover all the ups and downs of this port from the legendary Fighting Game franchise.
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The Arcade original Shinobi has arrived on Nintendo Switch, in the 14th instalment of M2’s Sega Ages series. Check out all this latest port has to offer, with additional features including replays, rewinds and new difficulty options. Click to watch! …Continue reading “SEGA AGES Shinobi – Video Review”
Konami’s Yie Ar Kung-Fu, one of gaming’s oldest arcade fighters, recently released on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 thanks to Hamster Corp Arcade Archives. This classic title may not get as much attention as other legacy fighting games, but it’s impact is as far reaching as modern head-to-head fighters today. Click to view…Continue reading “Yie Ar Kung-Fu – Video Review”
Something I threw together from old footage after being disappointed with not getting into the Pokémon Center London Store. Enjoy!!
The following piece was written in August 2019, as part of a Staff Writer Job Application. Sadly, I didn’t get the job but here’s my work for prosperity; A review of the then new Smash Bros. DLC Character, Hero from Dragon Quest (as this is review for DLC content, some preexisting knowledge of the game is presumed).
A new Challenger draws near, with sword and shield in hand, and more than a few tricks up their sleeve…
Released on 31st July, ‘Hero’ from Square Enix’s Dragon Quest series joins Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as the second DLC Fighter. In typical Smash Bros. style, Nintendo announced a video presentation with series creator and director, Masahiro Sakurai on the 30th, which promised to reveal the release date of said Hero… less than 24 hours later, he was in our hands.Continue reading “ARCHIVE: The Ultimate Hero – Smash Bros. x Dragon Quest ‘Hero’ DLC Review”
This Review was originally written for a separate Blog, on 11 November, 2016. It’s included here for prosperity.
Originally released in Europe on 14th June 2013, Animal Crossing New Leaf broke new ground for the popular Life-Sim franchise, with fresh customisation and rewarding gameplay. Now more than three years later, the game has been given the most robust free update of any software in Nintendo’s history.
The ‘Welcome amiibo‘ update adds a wealth of new content as well as functionality for a new range of amiibo cards and past amiibo figures. At just over a third of the New Leaf’s original download size, the new additions aim to keep even the most hardcore fans happy whilst also bringing in new players.Continue reading “ARCHIVE: Animal Crossing New Leaf: Welcome amiibo, RETROSPECTIVE & REVIEW”
Graeme and Alex take on another Arcade classic from M2’s SEGA AGES range, Space Harrier! Check us out checking out the new features added to this legendary title, on Nintendo Switch!Continue reading “SEGA AGES Space Harrier – Video”