Stardew Valley – The Farm Life Has Never Been This Glorious

Released on: February 26 2016 Available Platforms: PC, MacOD, Linux, Playstation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Playstation Vita, iOS, Android Price: $16.99 CND ($14.99 US) Published by: ChuckleFish Developed by: Concerned Ape Video games are an excellent way to explore one’s duality. For instance, I like games where the player can brutally impale somebody (Sekiro:Continue reading “Stardew Valley – The Farm Life Has Never Been This Glorious”

Mario Tennis Aces – A High-Intensity Game of Tennis Best Enjoyed With Friends

Released on: June 22 2018 Available Platforms: Nintendo Switch Price: $79.99 CDN ($59.99 US) Published by: Nintendo Developed by: Camelot Software Planning Full disclosure: I am not a fan of sports games. I see no difference between FIFA 19 and FIFA 20, for example. One series of sports games I did like was Mario Tennis.Continue reading “Mario Tennis Aces – A High-Intensity Game of Tennis Best Enjoyed With Friends”

Yooka-Laylee – Big Worlds, Slow Pace

Released on: April 11 2017 (PC, Linux, Mac, Playstation 4, Xbox One) Dec 14 2017 (Nintendo Switch) Available Platforms: PC, Linux, Mac, Playstation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch Price: $44.99 ($39.99 US) Published by: Team 17 Developed by: Playtonic The Nintendo 64 was an exciting time for gaming. Famous mascots were making the jump toContinue reading “Yooka-Laylee – Big Worlds, Slow Pace”

River City Girls (Switch) – Tough Girls, Sweet Tunes and Awesome Beat-em-up Action.

Released on: September 5 2019 Available Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Playstation 4, Xbox One, PC Price: $37.79 CAD ($29.99 US) Published by: Arc System Works Developed by: Wayforward and Arc System Works When it comes to beat-em-ups, I tend to be picky. What was once a genre I enjoyed as a kid; I tend to findContinue reading “River City Girls (Switch) – Tough Girls, Sweet Tunes and Awesome Beat-em-up Action.”

Pokken Tournament DX (Switch) – An Underated Pokemon Brawl.

Released on: September 22 2017 Available Platforms: Wii U (Original), Nintendo Switch (DX) Price: $79.99 CAD ($59.99 US) Published by: Nintendo Developed by: Bandai Namco Fighting games are the cornerstone of competitive gaming since the days of the arcade. Two (or more in some cases) players face off to find out who is the bestContinue reading “Pokken Tournament DX (Switch) – An Underated Pokemon Brawl.”

Cuphead (PC, Switch) – A True High Class Bout

Released on: September 29 2017 (PC, XBOX One), October 18th 2018 (MacOS), April 18th 2019 (Nintendo Switch) Available Platforms: PC, MacOS, XBOX One, Nintendo Switch Price: Steam – $21.99 CDN ($19.99 US), Xbox One, Switch – $25.99 CDN ($19.99 US) Published by: Studio MDHR Developed by: Studio MDHR Animation has been a big part ofContinue reading “Cuphead (PC, Switch) – A True High Class Bout”

Team Sonic Racing (Switch) – A Great Ride That Falls Short of the Finishline.

Released on: May 21 2019 Available Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Playstation 4, Xbox One, PC Price: $54.99 CDN ($39.99 US) Published by: Sega Developed by: Sumo Digital Full disclosure: I am far from the world’s biggest Sonic fan. Growing up in the Sega versus Nintendo console wars, I sided with Nintendo. It wasn’t until much laterContinue reading “Team Sonic Racing (Switch) – A Great Ride That Falls Short of the Finishline.”

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night (PS4) – A Magnificent, Yet Slightly Buggy Demon Slaying Adventure

Released on: June 18 2019 (PC, PS4, XBOX One), June 25 2019 (Nintendo Switch) Available platforms: PC, PS4, XBOX One, Nintendo Switch) Price: $53.49 CDN ($39.99 US) Published by: 505 Games Developed by: ArtPlay Castlevania is a game series I admired since I was a teenager. My first one was Castlevania: Circle of the MoonContinue reading “Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night (PS4) – A Magnificent, Yet Slightly Buggy Demon Slaying Adventure”

VVVVVV (PC) – A Flippin Good Time

Released on: January 11 2010 Available Platforms: PC, MAC OS X, Linux, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS, Playstation Vita, Playstation 4, iOS, Android, Ouya, Commodore 64, Pandora Price: $5.49 CDN ($4.99 US) (Steam), $13.49 CDN ($9.99 US) (Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS, Playstation Vita, Playstation 4), $3.49 CDN (iOS, Android) Published by: Nicalis (Nintendo Switch, Playstation Vita,Continue reading “VVVVVV (PC) – A Flippin Good Time”

20XX (Switch)- An Action Packed Roguelike Platformer, Now With Friends!

Released on: November 25th 2014 Available Platforms: PC, Nintendo Switch, Playstation 4, XBOX One Price: CDN$ 16.99 (US$ 14.99) [Steam] CDN$ 22.99 (US$ 17.99) [Playstation 4, XBOX One, Nintendo Switch] Published by: Fire Hose Games Developed by: Batterystaple Games It may seem obvious by now, but I am a fan of platformers. (As if reviewingContinue reading “20XX (Switch)- An Action Packed Roguelike Platformer, Now With Friends!”