Donkey Kong Country – Still Barrels of Fun

Released on: 21 November 1994 Available Platforms: Super Nintendo, Game Boy Color, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo New 3DS, Wii U, Nintendo Switch Price: Free (With Nintendo Switch Online subscription) Developed by: Rare. Published by: Nintendo It’s been a hot minute since we talked about a retro game. Today, we are going way back to whenContinue reading “Donkey Kong Country – Still Barrels of Fun”

Monster Hunter (2020 movie) – Needs More Monster Hunter and Less Military

Released on: December 18, 2020 Starring: Milla Jovovich, Tony Jaa, Tip “T.I.” Harris, Meagan Good, Diego Boneta, Josh Helman, Jin Au-Yeung, Ron Perlman Directed by: Paul W. S. Anderson Folks, it’s time I come clean. I’ve been keeping a secret this entire time that I feel I must share. This secret is so shocking that those whoContinue reading “Monster Hunter (2020 movie) – Needs More Monster Hunter and Less Military”

The Elder Scrolls Online – Worth Its Weight in Gold

Released on: April 4, 2014 (PC and macOS release) Available Platforms: PC, macOS, Playstation 4, Playstation 5, XBOX One, XBOX Series X/S, Google Stadia Price: $24.99 CAD ($19.99 US) (Has microtransactions) Developed by: Zenimax Online Published by: Bethesda Softworks A couple of weeks ago, I decided to play The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim again. It’sContinue reading “The Elder Scrolls Online – Worth Its Weight in Gold”

Princess Connect Re:Dive – Pretty Cute, but Pretty Mediocre

Released on: January 19, 2021 Available Platforms: iOS, Android Price: Free (Has microtransactions and gacha/loot boxes) Developed by: CyGames Published by: Crunchyroll Games Often when I watch Youtubers (or more recently, VTubers), they recommend games they’ve been sponsored to play. Ninety percent of the time, I don’t bother with them since most of them advertiseContinue reading “Princess Connect Re:Dive – Pretty Cute, but Pretty Mediocre”

Rogue Legacy – Carrying the Family Torch

Released on: June 27, 2013 (First released on Windows) Available Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, OS X, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, iOS Price: $16.99 CDN ($14.99 US) Developed by: Cellar Door Games Published by: Cellar Door Games I tend to talk a lot about roguelikes here on Sergiereviews.com. 20XX, Hades,Continue reading “Rogue Legacy – Carrying the Family Torch”

The Mobile Game Stigma – Why Mobile Games Get a Bad Rap

In most gaming circles, I often hear mobile games getting the short end of the stick. Most people who consider themselves “gamers” turn their noses up at mobile games, citing that they aren’t real games. While I believe that many of them have predatory monetization practices, I see potential in the mobile gaming market. TheContinue reading “The Mobile Game Stigma – Why Mobile Games Get a Bad Rap”

Bravely Default 2 Demo – Where the Bold Thrive

Release Date of the Full Version: February 26 2021 Available Platforms: Nintendo Switch Developed by: Claytechworks Published by: Square Enix/Nintendo A trend I began to notice around 2014 is with the return of the classic JRPG formula. The chief example I can think of at the time is Bravely Default, a game that reminds meContinue reading “Bravely Default 2 Demo – Where the Bold Thrive”

Touhou Spell Bubble – Bubble Groovin’ Good Time

Released on: October 29, 2020 Available Platforms: Nintendo Switch Price: $79.99 CAD ($59.99 US) Developed by: Taito Published by: Taito We’ve been on a bit of a puzzle game marathon, haven’t we? It might be because I’ve been playing a lot of puzzle games lately, but last week’s Puyo Puyo Tetris 2 left me wantingContinue reading “Touhou Spell Bubble – Bubble Groovin’ Good Time”

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