Reviews

Bomb Chicken

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

Opinions, Reviews

E3 2018: Nintendo Direct

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

Reviews

Steredenn: Binary Stars

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

Reviews

A Return to Thimbleweed Park, On the Switch!

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!

News, Previews

E3 2017 – Nintendo Press Conference

Nintendo effectively closed out E3 with regards to the big press conferences, even though they did it the same way they’ve done in recent years as doing it as a Nintendo “Direct” stream event, rather than live press conference. Many looked to Nintendo as a last bastion of hope to ‘save’ E3 2017, as many… Continue reading E3 2017 – Nintendo Press Conference