Nioh – Being a Samurai is Brutal

Released on: February 7 2017 Available Platforms: Playstation 4, Playstation 5, PC Price: $56.99 CAD ($49.99 US) (Has DLC) Developed by: Team Ninja Published by: Koei Tecmo Games Ever since I beat Sekiro, I’ve explored many games of the same genre (what some people call a Soulsborne). I did play Dark Souls and Bloodborne beforeContinue reading “Nioh – Being a Samurai is Brutal”

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla – The Road To Valhalla is Filled with Glory!

Released on: November 10 2020 Available Platforms: Playstation 4, Playstation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC, Stadia, Luna Price: $79.99 CAD ($59.99 US) (Has Microtransactions) Developed by: Ubisoft Montreal Published by: Ubisoft I don’t have anywhere as much time to allocate to open-world games anymore. When one gets older and the responsibilities start pilingContinue reading “Assassin’s Creed Valhalla – The Road To Valhalla is Filled with Glory!”

Pikmin Bloom – A Shallow Game, but a Great Pedometer

Released on: October 28 2021 Available Platforms: iOS, Android Price: Free (Has microtransactions) Developed by: Niantic Published by: Niantic It’s hard to deny the impact Pokemon Go had on the world the year it came out. In an amazing turn of events, Pokemon took the world by storm again! It even made the ones whoContinue reading “Pikmin Bloom – A Shallow Game, but a Great Pedometer”

Cookie Run: Kingdom – A Ruthlessly Expensive Batch of Cookies

Released on: January 21 2021 Available Platforms: iOS, Android Price: Free (Has microtransactions, loot boxes and a Battle Pass) Developed by: DevSisters Published by: DevSisters Over the recent year, I’ve seen a couple of mobile games get talked about on Twitter. Two of the most prominent ones I keep hearing about are Genshin Impact (whichContinue reading “Cookie Run: Kingdom – A Ruthlessly Expensive Batch of Cookies”

Metroid Dread – Welcome Back Samus!

Released on: October 8th 2021 Available Platforms: Nintendo Switch Price: $79.99 CAD ($59.99 US) Developed by: MercurySteam, Nintendo NDP Published by: Nintendo The Metroid series didn’t get a lot of love these past few years. Despite Super Metroid being one of the best games on the Super Nintendo along with the Metroid series’ generally highContinue reading “Metroid Dread – Welcome Back Samus!”

Shadowverse: Dawn of Calamity – Years Later, Still Thriving.

First Reviewed: March 5 2020 Released on: September 26th 2021 (Dawn of Calamity)(Initial release: June 17 2016 (iOS, Android), October 28 2016 (PC)) Available Platforms: Mobile (iOS, Android), PC, MACOS Price: Free (Has microtransactions, loot boxes and a Battle Pass) Published by: Cygames Developed by: Cygames Today I’m going to try something different. Ironically enough,Continue reading “Shadowverse: Dawn of Calamity – Years Later, Still Thriving.”

WarioWare Get It Together – Weird, Wacky and a Whole Lot of Fun!

Released on: September 10 2021 Available Platforms: Nintendo Switch Price: $64.99 CAD ($49.99 US) Developed by: Intelligent Systems Published by: Nintendo I enjoy playing a wide variety of games. Sure, there are some genres that I gravitate towards and others I tend to avoid. That said, I try not to write off a game’s qualityContinue reading “WarioWare Get It Together – Weird, Wacky and a Whole Lot of Fun!”

Pokemon Unite – A Surprising and Potentially Expensive Victory

Released on: July 21 2021, September 22 2021 (Android and iOS) Available Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Android, iOS Price: Free (Has microtransactions) Developed by: TiMi Studio Group Published by: The Pokemon Company Around a year ago or so, the official Pokemon Twitter announced a special Pokemon Direct to show off a few upcoming games at theContinue reading “Pokemon Unite – A Surprising and Potentially Expensive Victory”

Monster Hunter Stories – Pokemon meets Monster Hunter

Released on: September 8, 2017 (3DS), September 25, 2018 (Android, iOS) Available Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Android, iOS Price: $49.99 CAD ($39.99 US) (3DS), $27.99 CAD ($19.99 US) (Android, iOS) Developed by: Capcom, Marvelous Inc. Published by: Nintendo (3DS) Capcom (Android, iOS) It may seem unlikely now, but it was only relatively recently that the MonsterContinue reading “Monster Hunter Stories – Pokemon meets Monster Hunter”

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis – Potential Not Yet Realized

Released on: June 9 2021 Available Platforms: PC, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S Price: Free (Has microtransactions) Developed by: Sega Published by: Sega Ever since I reviewed the closed beta for Phantasy Star Online 2 New Genesis, I’ve been waiting for the full release with bated breath. I felt like the closed beta set upContinue reading “Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis – Potential Not Yet Realized”

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