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Review of The Smurfs: Colorful Stories – A Vibrant Adventure for All Ages

Introduction: Immerse yourself in the whimsical world of The Smurfs with “The Smurfs: Colorful Stories,” a delightful game developed by Reindeer Games. Released in November 2023 exclusively for the Nintendo Switch, this creative title invites players of all ages to explore their artistic side by bringing the beloved blue characters to life with vibrant colors. Overview: “The Smurfs: Colorful Stories” is a new entry in the long list of coloring games that have become prevalent on mobile devices. This time, we have the pleasure of diving into the world of The Smurfs that allows players to color many different scenes of varying themes and characters. Take a visual journey through the Smurf village and beyond with familiar faces. The game offers a variety of illustrations to choose from, including the ability to add free DLC to expand the game to allow for creating custom scenes. What sets this game apart […]

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Kickback Slug: Cosmic Courier Review – A Unique Twist on Platformers for Nintendo Switch

Introduction: “Kickback Slug: Cosmic Courier,” is a unique take on the platformer genre that uses avoidance-based physics in innovative ways by using the kickback of the character’s weapons and thrusters to help you navigate through the levels. Developed by Kittens in Timespace, it was launched on October 26, 2023. This game offers an adventure in space like very few on the Nintendo Switch. A review copy was provided by the developers for this review and did not influence the summary and opinion in this review. It is also available on Steam for PC. Overview: Set against a backdrop of interstellar delivery routes, players control Slippy the   Slug, who must navigate through space using the recoil of his weapons. This action-packed game blends physics-based challenges with platformer mechanics, offering a refreshing twist on traditional gameplay. Graphics and Presentation: “Kickback Slug: Cosmic Courier” sports vibrant, cartoon-style graphics that bring its intergalactic setting […]

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Berzerk: Recharged for Nintendo Switch Review: Reviving a Classic for Modern Gamers

Introduction: “Berzerk: Recharged” brings a retro arcade experience to several modern gaming platforms. The game was developed by SneakyBox and published by Atari and released on November 9, 2023. This game reintroduces the frantic energy of the 1980s “run and gun” arcade experience with updated assets and gameplay. A code was provided by the developers for this review and did not influence the result. In addition to the Nintendo Switch for which this review was based upon, it was also released on Steam and Epic Game Store for PC, PlayStation, Xbox, and, of course, for the Atari VCS. Overview: This twin-stick shooter plunges players into a dystopian maze teeming with robotic adversaries and the invincible Evil Otto. As a part of Atari’s “Recharged” series, the game stands out with its local co-op feature and various challenge modes that push the boundaries of its arcade-style gameplay. Graphics and Presentation: “Berzerk: Recharged” […]

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Become A Streaming Star – Needy Streamer Overload Physical Editions Available For Pre-Order Now

Show your fandom for KAngel with this brand-new physical release In the fast-paced world of online gaming and streaming, becoming the next big sensation can be a constant struggle. But fear not, as the dynamic duo of Serenity Forge and WhySoSerious have joined forces to create the ultimate solution – Needy Streamer Overload. This critically acclaimed psychological streamer-nurturing adventure is now available in two exciting physical editions for Nintendo Switch – the Premium Physical Edition and the Collector’s Edition. For gamers who want the complete Needy Streamer Overload experience, the Collector’s Edition is the one to get. Priced at $139.99, it includes a physical copy of the game, interior case art, a soundtrack download card, a reversible chipboard standee, a glitter sticker sheet, a KAngel fan happi coat, a spinning acrylic charm, a phone standee, and a KAngel chibi plushie. This edition truly takes your gaming setup to the next […]

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Tokyo Xanadu eX+ Launches on the Switch July 25th

Definitive edition of the popular Nihon Falcom action JRPG features revamped localization and all additional content Fans of thrilling action RPGs, get ready – Aksys Games has just announced that Tokyo Xanadu eX+ is coming to Nintendo Switch on July 25th! Originally released on PlayStation®Vita, this updated edition of Tokyo Xanadu boasts new scenarios and gameplay, making it a must-have for both new and returning players. But that’s not all – the game also includes all additional content for a more complete experience, and a revamped localization of the story for a deeper immersion in the world of Tokyo Xanadu. Pre-orders are now available on the Aksys Online Store, with a special bonus 4-CD set featuring all 88 songs from the game’s soundtrack. Tokyo Xanadu eX+ takes place in a rebuilt Tokyo, 10 years after a catastrophic earthquake devastated the city. Life has finally returned to normal, but a dark […]

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GUNDAM BREAKER 4 Lands on Consoles and PC on 29th August 2024

Discover More in a New Trailer! Bandai Namco Entertainment has officially announced the launch date for the highly anticipated GUNDAM BREAKER 4. Get ready to jump into an epic mecha battle as the game is set to release on 29th August 2024 for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, and PC via Steam. Developed by CRAFTS & MEISTER Co., Ltd, GUNDAM BREAKER 4 is the latest addition to the hack and slash looter franchise that has been thrilling fans for years. With the pre-orders now live, players can expect an immersive gaming experience like never before. The newly released trailer gives us a glimpse into the game’s customization features, including the presence of SD Gundam. But that’s not all, players will have the option to change the size of each part individually and create their own colors based on their preferences or their favorite Gundam. In this action-packed game, players […]

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Cozy hiking adventure Fireside ignites on June 4th

New trailer showcases hand-drawn art, colorful cast, and the power of friendship! Nordcurrent Labs and Emergo Entertainment have announced the release date for their highly anticipated new game, Fireside. Set to launch on PC and Nintendo Switch on June 4th, Fireside is a cozy, narrative adventure that will warm the hearts of players and take them on a mesmerizing journey through the great outdoors. In Fireside, players will immerse themselves in a magical world where the story unfolds through a whimsical hiking adventure. The hand-drawn landscapes are a sight to behold as players travel between campsites and encounter a diverse cast of fellow travelers during nightly campfires. These cozy evenings around the Fireside serve as the main point for nonviolent gameplay, featuring trading, cooking, and dialogue choices that generate “soul energy” – a magical currency for upgrading the player’s home. These gatherings form the heart of Fireside‘s enchantment, fostering a […]

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Nintendo Download, May 9, 2024: The Cat’s Whiskers

Nintendo Download, May 9, 2024: The Cat’s Whiskers

In addition to video games available at retail stores, Nintendo also offers a variety of content that people can download directly to their systems. Nintendo Download adds new games weekly to Nintendo eShop, which offers a variety of options for the Nintendo Switch family of systems. Nintendo eShop is a cash-based service that features a wide variety of content, including new and classic games, applications and demos. Users can add money to their account balances by using a credit card or purchasing a Nintendo eShop Card at a retail store and entering the code from the card. All funds from one card must be loaded in Nintendo eShop on the Nintendo Switch family of systems. Customers in the U.S. and Canada ages 18 and older can also link a PayPal account to their Nintendo Account to purchase digital games and content for the Nintendo Switch family of systems both on-device […]

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Dive Into a Magical Adventure – The Night of the Rabbit Now Available on Switch!

Experience the enchanting world of Mousewood right from your own controller as young Jerry’s fantastical journey unfolds. Gamers and fans of mystical narratives rejoice as The Night of the Rabbit makes its grand entrance onto the Nintendo Switch platform. The enchanting tale of young Jerry and his extraordinary adventures in the whimsical realm of Mousewood is now available in a portable format, allowing players to embark on their journey both at home and on the go. Originally released on PC in 2013, this captivating game has garnered a loyal following for its engaging storyline and captivating gameplay. Step into a world where magic and wonder reign supreme, where the impossible becomes possible and the unexpected lurks around every corner. Follow young Jerry on a mesmerizing quest to the enchanting land of Mousewood, a place where talking critters and enigmatic mysteries await. Jerry’s dream of becoming a magician comes true in […]

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Nintendo Brings Home White Knuckle Speedrun Competition with Nintendo World Championships: NES Edition!

Get Ready to Take on the Ultimate Gaming Challenge: Nintendo World Championships: NES Edition Kicks Off Worldwide Competition on Nintendo Switch! Gaming enthusiasts, it’s time to put your skills to the test! Nintendo has announced the highly anticipated release of the Nintendo World Championships: NES Edition game, set to kick off its global competition on the Nintendo Switch family of systems on July 18. With over 150 speedrun challenges featuring iconic NES classics, this game is sure to bring out the competitive spirit in gamers of all ages. To get a glimpse of the intense action that awaits, check out the trailer. But wait, there’s more! For the true NES aficionados, Nintendo is releasing the Nintendo World Championships: NES Edition – Deluxe Set, complete with a physical copy of the game, collectible pins, art cards, and a replica of the legendary gold-colored NES Game Pak – a must-have for any […]

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Girl Genius: Adventures In Castle Heterodyne

Girl Genius: Adventures in Castle Heterodyne Physical Edition Launches Today

Let’s Get Physical PM Studios has just announced the highly anticipated physical release of Rain Games’ hit adventure game, Girl Genius: Adventures in Castle Heterodyne for the Nintendo Switch. Originally released on PC last year, this action-packed game has been met with overwhelming praise and is now making its way to console players. Based on the popular graphic novel series, Girl Genius, written by award-winning authors Phil & Kaja Foglio, and brought to life by the talented developers at Rain Games, Girl Genius: Adventures in Castle Heterodyne has been a fan-favorite since its successful Kickstarter campaign in 2022. And now, with the release of the GENIUS EDITION, players can immerse themselves in this captivating world on their Nintendo Switch, with a variety of exciting bonus materials included. The Girl Genius: Adventures in Castle Heterodyne GENIUS EDITION includes a physical copy of the game, an artbook, pin, stickers, poster, standee, and […]

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Celestia: Chain of Fate

A romantic fantasy adventure awaits in the Otome visual novel, Celestia: Chain of Fate!

PQube and Agate have recently announced exciting news for fans of romance-fantasy visual novels – Celestia: Chain of Fate is coming soon to Steam and Nintendo Switch! This highly anticipated game offers players a captivating player-driven narrative that will leave them wanting more. Check out the NEW Celestia: Chain of Fate Announcement Trailer. The game follows the story of a young woman who discovers she is the descendant of Angelus and Daemon, two powerful entities in a world filled with magic and mystique. In order to fully understand her heritage and harness her magical potential, she enrolls at the prestigious Celestia Academy. From there, players will embark on a journey filled with love, friendship, and self-discovery. Celestia: Chain of Fate boasts a diverse cast of characters, each with their own unique personalities and backgrounds. Players will have the opportunity to build relationships with three different love interests – Val, Luke, and […]

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Gothic Classic Khorinis Saga Arrives on Switch in June

Why Get One If You Can Have Two? Enter the mystical world of Khorinis and embark on an unforgettable journey with Gothic Classic Khorinis Saga, a captivating bundle featuring two of the most beloved RPGs of all time – Gothic and Gothic II Complete. Get ready to immerse yourself in a world full of adventure, magic, and battles as you step into the shoes of the Nameless Hero, who must survive and form volatile alliances in the land of Khorinis. Available exclusively at retail stores on June 27th, 2024, Gothic Classic Khorinis Saga is perfectly optimized for the Nintendo Switch, offering over 100 hours of epic RPG gameplay. Priced at an SRP of €39.99 / $39.99 / £34.99, this limited edition bundle is a must-have for all RPG fans. So, be sure to check with your favorite game vendor and pre-order your copy today! But if you are in a […]

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Tokyo Cooking

Tokyo Cooking is coming to Switch on May 17th

Fishy deliciousness awaits all ambitious cooks in Tokyo Cooking Get ready to step into the kitchen and become a master chef with RedDeer.Games’ latest release, Tokyo Cooking, coming to the Nintendo Switch on May 17th. This in-house simulation game allows players to fulfill their dreams of running a sushi restaurant in the heart of Tokyo. The kitchen will be the main hub for players, equipped with all the necessary tools and ingredients to prepare iconic dishes. Every meal comes with a to-do list that varies based on the customer’s order, adding an element of challenge and creativity to the game. But it’s not just about following directions, as a chef, one must also possess skills in balance, timing, and precision to create the perfect dish. As players earn money from their successful orders, they can relax in the evening and browse new decorations to elevate their restaurant’s atmosphere. Whether they […]

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Meridiem Games announces The Pixel Pulps Collection – Special Edition

Three intriguing retro horror adventures featuring mothmen, vampires, and demons. Gamers and book lovers, get ready to embark on a one-of-a-kind journey through time and imagination with The Pixel Pulps Collection – Special Edition. Developed by LCB Game Studio and digitally published by Chorus Worldwide Games, this unique series of works combines the visual style of retro video games with the classic narrative of pulp literature. And now, thanks to a partnership with Meridiem Games, a special edition is set to hit European stores this summer. The Pixel Pulps Collection transports players to a world full of nostalgia and adventure, where pixelated graphics meet exciting plots and unforgettable characters. With each work offering an immersive experience, players will find themselves immersed in vibrant worlds where heroes battle evil villains, solve intricate mysteries, and explore exotic landscapes. But what sets The Pixel Pulps Collection apart is its unique visual style that […]

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Launch Schedule

2024 Launch Schedule
  • Another Code: Recollection Switch 1/19/2024
  • Mario vs. Donkey Kong Switch 2/16/2024
  • Princess Peach: Showtime! Switch 3/22/2024
  • Luigi’s Mansion 2 HD 2024
  • Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door 2024