Seán’s Six Favourite Games of 2017

Seán’s Six Favourite Games of 2017

Jan 16, 2018

In the ultimate game of one-upmanship, 2016 – which was a pretty terrible year all around – has been trumped by 2017. Another god-awful year full of anguish and pain but some mostly good video games. Silver linings and all that, except they’re not really clouds, they’re more like shitstorms. Anyway, in no particular order, here are my picks for the...

Super Mario Odyssey: catchup review

Super Mario Odyssey: catchup review

Nov 24, 2017

Format: Switch Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Nintendo Players: 1-2 Site: https://supermario.nintendo.com/ Game purchased by reviewer Is this the best Mario game ever? That’s the question some people seem to be asking and we’re here to tell you definitively that our opinion is yes, yes it very much is. There will always be a case...

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle – catchup review

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle – catchup review

Oct 9, 2017

Format: Switch Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Ubisoft Developer: Ubisoft Players: 1-2 Site: https://www.ubisoft.com/en-gb/game/mario-rabbids-kingdom-battle/ Game purchased by reviewer Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle is the game the world wasn’t prepared for. The world also wasn’t prepared for it to be as good as it is. Giving Mario a gun and...

Nintendo Switch: The good and the bad [UPDATED]

Nintendo Switch: The good and the bad [UPDATED]

Jan 13, 2017

UPDATE: It seems that the “free” NES and SNES games offered as part of Nintendo’s new online subscription service are each only available to play for a month, after which time you need to buy if you want to keep playing. If true, this is an undeniably stupid move by Nintendo.  Original article below.  Nintendo have finally...

Goodbye NX, hello Nintendo Switch

Goodbye NX, hello Nintendo Switch

Oct 20, 2016

Once the home of impenetrable game and hardware development, it seems that Nintendo have finally been cracked. The most popular rumours about the NX – or, rather, Nintendo Switch – have proven to be true. That makes the below trailer no less exciting, though. Nintendo Switch is a console that connects to the TV via a dock, but can also be taken away and...