Hyrule Warriors Review: No need for the Hyrule Historia

Hyrule Warriors Price: System(s): Wii U Release Date: September 26, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Nintendo (Omega Force, Team Ninja) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Fantasy Violence and Suggestive Themes Hyrule Warriors is the game everyone has been talking about, because seriously, how does it even exist? As successful as Musou games can be, they’ve never really hit more »


Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution Review: It’s all about versus

Title: Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution Price: System(s): PS3 (Also available on Xbox 360, PC) Release Date: September 16, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Bandai Namco (CyberConnect 2) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Mild Blood, Mild Language, Suggestive Themes, and Violence We’re nearing the end of an era. The Naruto storyline is drawing to a close. Which more »

Gauntlet Review: I wish it was longer

Gauntlet Price: $19.99 System(s): PC Release Date: September 23, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Warner Brothers Interactive Entertainment (Arrowhead Game Studios) ESRB Rating: “Mature” for Blood, Gore and Violence With Gauntlet, Arrowhead Studios attempts to bring back the classic dungeon crawler from . This isn’t the first effort to attempt to resurrect and reinvent the classic, but more »

Arcana Heart 3: LOVE MAX!!!!! Review: The minimum maximum

Arcana Heart 3: LOVE MAX!!!!! Price: $39.99 System(s): PS3, Vita Release Date: September 23, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Aksys Games (Examu) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Alcohol Reference, Language, Partial Nudity, Sexual Themes and Violence The Arcana Heart series has a bit of a troubled history. The all-female, anime-style fighter (developed by Examu and published by Arc System more »

Hack ‘N’ Slash Review: Hack the world

Hack ‘N’ Slash Price:$19.99 System(s): PC Release Date: September 9, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Double Fine Productions (Double Fine) ESRB Rating: N/A Hack ‘N’ Slash is one of the results of the Amnesia Fortnight game jam that Double Fine held back in 2012, and is also probably the most interesting. The entire premise is unlike any more »

Domestic Dog Review: For your Atari dog simulation needs

Domestic Dog Price: $2.99 System(s): PC Release Date: October 2014 Publisher (Developer): Surreal Distractions (Surreal Distractions) ESRB Rating:N/A – Appropriate for all ages. I have a hard time believing I typed the title that I typed, and yet, here we are. I am reviewing a game that is an Atari 2600 style domestic dog simulator. more »

The Sims 4 Review: Building a Foundation

Title: The Sims 4 Price: System(s): PC Release Date: September 2, 2014 Publisher (Developer): EA (EA Maxis and The Sims Studio) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Crude Humor, Sexual Themes, and Violence The release of every Sims game is one tinged with shades of joy and regret. Happiness comes from knowing there is an entirely new more »

Professor Layton VS Phoenix Wright Review: Puzzling Trials

Professor Layton VS Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Price: System(s): 3DS Release Date: August 29, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Nintendo (LEVEL-5 Inc. ©CAPCOM CO., LTD.) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Mild Blood, Mild Suggestive Themes, Mild Violence, and Use of Alcohol Professor Layton VS Phoenix Wright, once a Japan-only exclusive, has “crossed over” to our shores at last. more »

Dragon Quest Review: History in your pocket

Dragon Quest Price: $2.99 System(s): iOS, Android Release Date: September 11, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Square Enix (Square Enix) ESRB Rating: “Everyone” for Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence There’s no better feeling than playing a game you know you love. You’ve played it before, perhaps even dozens of times, and you know you’re still going to more »

Important Importables Review: The Luigi Nendoroid is too photogenic

Good news, Nintendo fanboys and girls! The Luigi Nendoroid is here. You can find him in many places online, like Crunchyroll and , and he’s glorious. I’ve been collecting Nendoroids for almost a year now and I can honestly say that with one $40 purchase, he’s become one of my favorite figures. It isn’t because more »

The Nyan Cyber silicon 3DS cat cover is comfortable and cute

When I heard about the Cyber Gadget 3DS cat covers, I couldn’t Google fast enough to find out where I could get one. $20 later , one was being shipped to my house. I didn’t think I actually needed a 3DS cover. I always keep them protected in a purse or bag and none of more »

Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call Review: Music never dies

Price: $39.99 System(s): Nintendo 3DS Release Date: September 16, 2914 Publisher (Developer): Square Enix 1st Production Department (Square Enix) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Blood, Fantasy Violence, Mild Language, Mild Suggestive Themes Rhythm games may be stale but with 27 years of lore and a globally popular franchise at their fingertips, Square Enix is in a more »