Tetris 99 (Switch) – Great Fun… in Short Bursts.

Released on: February 13 2019 Available Platforms: Nintendo Switch Price: Free (With Nintendo Online Subscription, Contains additional purchasable modes) Published by: Nintendo Developed by: Arika In recent years, the Battle Royal genre made a big splash with gamers and continues to do so today. While I do enjoy the sparse game of Fortnite, it wasn’tContinue reading “Tetris 99 (Switch) – Great Fun… in Short Bursts.”

Super Mario World – The Definition of Timeless

Released on: August 23 1991 Available Platforms: Super Nintendo, Game Boy Advance (remake), Wii (Virtual Console), Wii U (Virtual Console), Nintendo 3DS (Virtual Console), Nintendo Switch (with Nintendo Online Subscription) Price: Free (on Nintendo Switch with Nintendo Online Subscription) Published by: Nintendo Developed by: Nintendo Video games have been an essential part of my lifeContinue reading “Super Mario World – The Definition of Timeless”

Crystal Crisis (Switch) – A Crystal Busting Cataclysm

Released on: May 28 2019 Available Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Playstation 4, PC Price: $22.79 CDN ($19.99 US) Published by: Nicalis Developed by: Nicalis I love action-puzzle games. Games like Tetris, Dr. Mario, Puzzle League (known as Tetris Attack in its initial Super Nintendo release), Puyo Puyo (Puyo Pop) have been my jam ever since IContinue reading “Crystal Crisis (Switch) – A Crystal Busting Cataclysm”

The Mummy Demastered (Switch) – Better than Expected

Released on: October 24 2017 Available Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Playstation 4, Xbox One, PC Price: $22.79 CDN ($19.99 US) Published by: Wayforward Technologies Inc. Developed by: Wayforward Technologies Inc. I’m sure I mentioned this before, but I often get game recommendations from watching people play them on Youtube. The Mummy Demastered is one such case.Continue reading “The Mummy Demastered (Switch) – Better than Expected”

The Mummy 2017 – Wasted Potential, The Movie

Released on: June 9 2017 Starring: Tom Cruise Directed by: Alex Kurtzman When I was a kid, I would watch The Mummy 1999 (the one with Brendan Frasier) regularly. Looking back on it now, it was a decent adventure movie. Brendan Frasier was charismatic enough to sell us on the “debonair thief” archetype, and theContinue reading “The Mummy 2017 – Wasted Potential, The Movie”

The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening (Switch) – A Remarkable Remake that Plays Like a Dream.

Released on: September 20 2019 Available Platforms: Nintendo Switch Price: $79.99 CDN ($59.99 US) Published by: Nintendo Developed by: Grezzo The Legend of Zelda: a series so revered that it makes me wonder how I went this long without reviewing a single entry of it yet. A Link to the Past was my introduction toContinue reading “The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening (Switch) – A Remarkable Remake that Plays Like a Dream.”

Aninal Crossing: New Horizons – The Deserted Island Life Has Never Looked So Appealing.

Released on: March 20 2020 Available Platforms: Nintendo Switch Price: $79.99 CDN ($59.99 US) Published by: Nintendo Developed by: Nintendo When I was ten years old, I played a game called Harvest Moon 64, a game that introduced me to what is commonly referred to as a life simulator. At the time, few games replicatedContinue reading “Aninal Crossing: New Horizons – The Deserted Island Life Has Never Looked So Appealing.”

Mega Man Zero 2 – Same Action-packed Goodness, but with a 2 at the End.

Released on: October 14 2003 Available Platforms: Gameboy Advance, Nintendo DS (Mega Man Zero Collection), Nintendo Switch, Playstation 4, Xbox One, PC (Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection) Price: $39.99 CDN ($29.99 US) (Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection) Published by: Capcom Developed by: Inti Creates During its initial release, Mega Man Zero sold well enough toContinue reading “Mega Man Zero 2 – Same Action-packed Goodness, but with a 2 at the End.”

Monster Hunter World Iceborne – Bigger Monsters, Sweeter Loot, Huge Expansion

Released on: September 6 2019 (Playstation 4 and Xbox One), January 6 2020 (Steam) Available Platforms: Playstation 4, Xbox One, PC Price: $54.99 CDN ($39.99 US) (Has microtransactions) (Requires Monster Hunter World to play) Published by: Capcom Developed by: Capcom In my Monster Hunter World review, I promised to review the Iceborne expansion. That dayContinue reading “Monster Hunter World Iceborne – Bigger Monsters, Sweeter Loot, Huge Expansion”

HORI Split Pad Pro for Nintendo Switch – Move Over Joycon

Released on: September 13 2019 Price: $64.99 CDN ($49.99 US) I love analyzing controllers. While it may seem silly to pay so much attention to an accessory, controllers are what every player uses to play their game. A controller can either enhance or ruin a game for people depending on its quality. This might beContinue reading “HORI Split Pad Pro for Nintendo Switch – Move Over Joycon”