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...

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...

If the Shu fits… (port it in January)

If the Shu fits… (port it in January)

Dec 14, 2017

As you may have seen from Nintendo’s Nindies showcase earlier in the year, the Switch is set to be the latest Shu box. The Shu’s on the other foot now, eh? Or console. Whatever. The initial announcement was laced with anticipation, and set tongues wagging. Developer Coatsink has put its heart and sole into the port, announcing that they’ve achieved 60fps...

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...

Back 2 Backlog: Blackwood Crossing, NBA 2K18, Super Mario Run

Back 2 Backlog: Blackwood Crossing, NBA 2K18, Super Mario Run

Dec 11, 2017

Back 2 Backlog is our new, irregular-in-several-senses feature where we put three mini-reviews on one page; reviews of games released over the last year or so that we didn’t cover at the time, but that we now have an urge to say something about. Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbone, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: PaperSeven Developer:...