Nintendo thinking into the box

Nintendo thinking into the box

Jan 18, 2018

<span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”></span> It’s true that young kids tend to have more fun playing with the packaging their expensive gifts come in than the gifts themselves, but now Nintendo...

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...

Nintendo Direct stuffed full of Switch announcements

Nintendo Direct stuffed full of Switch announcements

Jan 11, 2018

Nintendo have been trolling something over the last few days on social media, with many speculating that a Nintendo Direct will be happening soon. Now this very afternoon, just as everybody decided that it definitely wasn’t happening, Nintendo did release a new Direct stream, with several new announcements of what 2018 has in store for Ninty fans. Classic RPG...

Dear Santa, CG wants…

Dear Santa, CG wants…

Dec 13, 2017

As we all know, Father Christmas (or Santa Claus, or Pere Noel, or Sinterklaas, or whatever; like Satan, he has many names) is a being of ineffable power. Bending the very fabric of space-time to his will, he delivers a staggering volume and variety of presents to children across the entire planet in a single night. He knows what to give them – and whether or...

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...