Can a game break the stigma that surrounds it? I know a lot of people, mostly from the fighting game community, who got very excited when it was announced that there would be a new Shaq Fu game coming out on modern platforms. But many review platforms haven’t given the latest offering in the Shaq… Continue reading Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn
It's not every day you receive communications which mention the words 'chicken' and 'bomb' in the same sentence but when you do, you most certainly prick your ears up. So imagine being a chicken in a fast food manufacturing plant called the BFC when you lay bombs instead of eggs as a means of trying… Continue reading Bomb Chicken
Nintendo was the last “big” press conference of 2018’s E3, and after the ups and downs of the other press conferences, a lot of people were interested to see what they were going to be showing off. Hopefully my hastily scribbled notes cover most of what was covered. While some people complained about slow pacing… Continue reading E3 2018: Nintendo Direct
As you may recall, we first covered Steredenn: Binary Stars in our coverage of EGX Rezzed a month or so ago. Today we see a more in-depth review of Pixelnest Studio’s Roguelike SHMUP on the Nintendo Switch, Steredenn: Binary Stars. As regular readers might know by now, I’m a huge fan of SHMUPs, or for… Continue reading Steredenn: Binary Stars
Back when Thimbleweed Park launched on PC and consoles Darkworld Gaming covered it with an in-depth review – praising just how glorious I thought it was. But that was not the end for Thimbleweed Park. Through its Kickstarter fundraising and game sales, Ron Gilbert & Co went on to port the game from PC/PS4/XBone onto… Continue reading A Return to Thimbleweed Park, On the Switch!