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Yoshi’s New Island Review

Yoshis New Island (1)

Over the last few years few companies have been stoking the flames of nostalgia as feverishly as Nintendo. From offering compilations of beloved IPs by way of the Kirby’s Dream Collection and the Metroid Prime Trilogy, crafting portable ports of ...

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Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy Review

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Not long ago, puzzle games provided little more than a skeletal plotlines- as players moved through processions of unemotional posers. Titles like Portal changed that, adding a narrative which not only provided an invaluable impetus, but also permitted players to ...

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Retro City Rampage DX Review

Retro City Rampage DX (0)

Seemingly, Retro City Rampage developer Brian Provinciano is a hexadecimal-chanting sorcerer. After alchemizing a provisional NES development kit back in 2002, he went on code Grand Theftendo- a game which miraculously adapted Rockstar’s urban sandbox onto eight-bit hardware. Comprehending the ...

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Weapon Shop de Omasse Review

Weapon Shop de Omasse Review (0)

Level-5’s Guild01 was undoubtedly a curious concept, bundling a quartet of smaller games developed by Japanese gaming luminaries such as Goichi Suda, Yasumi Matsuno, and Yoot Saito. Whereas the compilation was released as a single cartridge overseas, stateside players were ...

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Inazuma Eleven Review

Inazuma Eleven Review (1)

Across the past few seasons, the FIFA and Pro Evolution franchises have gradually integrated light role-playing aspects into their football simulations. However, this alluring amalgam is hardly new- developer Level-5 has been deftly blending the two genres since the debut ...

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Bravely Default Review

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Robert’s Take: For many, the 16- and 32-bit eras represented the golden age of Japanese role-playing games. Although modern entries in the genre may exhibit cutting-edge visuals and nuanced play mechanics, there’s a large constituency of gamers who would rather ...

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KORG M01D Review

KORG M10D Review (1)

Although music creation suites are common on personal computers, they’re a bit of a rarity on dedicated gaming devices. Traditionally, the ones which have surfaced- titles such as eJay Clubworld, Magix Music Maker, MTV Music Generator 2, and Beaterator have ...

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Saban’s Power Rangers MegaForce Review

Saban’s Power Rangers MegaForce Review (1)

One of the greatest virtues of the 1990’s was the upsurge of entertainment which emanated from Asia. It was the decade where Jackie Chan leapt from stateside obscurity to stardom with films like Rumble in the Bronx and Police Story ...

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Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures Review

Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures (1)

Amidst the twilight of the past millennium, the three-dimensional, mascot-driven platformer was undoubtedly the genre du jour. It was an age when personalities such as Bubsy, Gex, Rayman, and Mario made the leap from sprites to polygons, while a throng ...

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Rune Factory 4 Review

Rune Factory 4 (1)

In the real world, those days where outstanding duties outstrip daylight hours can be exasperating. In the Rune Factory franchise, the onus of being overburdened cultivates a completely contrasting sentiment. Deciding whether to nurture crops, explore dungeons, romance potential spouses, ...

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