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Review: Sundered (Nintendo Switch)

Review: Sundered (Nintendo Switch)

Thanks to Sundered developer Thunder Lotus Games for early access to the game. Smooth gameplay Skill tree is vast and clear to understand Slow fed narrative Sundered isn't a new game, but it's new to the Nintendo Switch. It's a Metroidvania with a Rogue-like gameplay...

Axiom Verge – Nintendo Switch REVIEW

Axiom Verge – Nintendo Switch REVIEW

Axiom Verge on the Nintendo Switch feels just right. It's a throwback to 8-bit gaming on a console that's been manufactured by the king of that era. The music, art direction, and even the writing is similar to what you would have played on the NES. It's a Metroidvania...

Nintendo Announces Nintendo World Championships for 2017

Nintendo Announces Nintendo World Championships for 2017

The "kings of left field" are at it again. Nintendo revealed today that there will be a Nintendo World Championship on October 7th of this year at Manhattan Center's Grand Ballroom in New York City. In order to qualify for the tournament, eight Best Buy locations...

Sundered PS4 Review

Sundered PS4 Review

Inspired by the work of H.P. Lovecraft and retro games of yore, Sundered is a gorgeous game that unfortunately misses the mark on everything but style. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wz1jTVo2O3g Set in a ruined world, Sundered has you taking control of Eshe, an...

Gaming with Devs: Anew: The Distant Light

Gaming with Devs: Anew: The Distant Light

I had the pleasure of sitting down with industry veteran Jeff Spoonhower of Resonator. Their first indie-game is a 2.5D Metroidvania about a young man sent on a mission to save Earth. The catch: he left as an infant and he wasn't alone. Why I backed this game: I love...

Women of Video Gaming: Samus Aran

Women of Video Gaming: Samus Aran

Profession: Intergalactic Bounty Hunter 1st Video game appearance: Metroid Additional game appearances: Metroid 2, Super Metroid, Super Smash Bros. series, Metroid Prime Trilogy, Metroid Fusion, Metroid: Other M Samus Aran is the hero protagonist of the vastly...

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