Code Name S.T.E.A.M. review

Code Name S.T.E.A.M. Review

Code Name S.T.E.A.M. is a quirky real time strategy (RTS) game for the Nintendo 3DS made by the same folks who created the Wars and Fire Emblem series of games. With a solid pedigree and a unique concept, this game has all the tools to do well. It ...

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Disney Infinity Aladdin

Disney Infinity Aladdin and Jasmine Figure Review

It’s a whole new world with the release of the new Disney Infinity Aladdin and Princess Jasmine figures. For superfans of Aladdin, this is definitely welcome news, and for Disney Infinity completists, well, these are two more characters ...

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Risk Review

Ubisoft and Hasbro have teamed up to bring digital versions of some of the all-time greatest board games to the PS4 and Xbox One, and it’s good news for Risk fans. And if you’re not a fan? This is a fairly risk-free way to check out the ...

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Kirby and the Rainbow Curse Review

Kirby’s back and more adorable than ever in Kirby and the Rainbow Curse for the Nintendo Wii U, a sequel of sorts to 2005’s Kirby: Canvas Curse for the DS. This time around, Kirby is controlled by using the GamePad and its stylus to draw ...

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Monopoly Family Fun Pack

Monopoly Family Fun Pack Review

There’s a reason Monopoly has stuck around for over a century: it’s a fun family game. Plus, you can tailor house rules (or check out Monopoly Jr.) to make it a game that everyone can really enjoy. But as much as I love sitting down to a ...

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Hand of Fate Review

What do you get when you mash up role-playing, deck building, dungeon crawling, and action games? Hand of Fate from Defiant Development for the PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Check out our video review above for gameplay highlights and our ...

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The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D Review

Releasing on the same day in North America as the New Nintendo 3DS XL, The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D is a remake of the 2000 classic sequel to Ocarina of Time. With a three day time limit and some other unique mechanics, Majora’s ...

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Dr. Who Visual Dictionary

Doctor Who Visual Dictionary Review

One of my plans for the new year (I don’t really like to use the word resolution) was to get in to Dr. Who. For no particular reason, it’s never been part of my geeky entertainment pursuits. But as long as it stays on Netflix, I’ll ...

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The Complete Dog Breed Book

Dorling Kindersley’s The Complete Dog Breed Book Review

Jeff’s son Malcolm REALLY wants a dog, but what kind of dog would be best for the family? Thankfully, Dorling Kindersley has a book for that with The Complete Dog Breed Book. This colourful reference guide is the perfect companion for helping ...

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#IDARB Review

We’re pretty big fans of local multiplayer party-style games here at GamerPops, but haven’t really had any good ones to play on the Xbox One yet. But that’s changed now with the release of #IDARB, a crazy, fast-paced, 8-bit ...

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New Nintendo 3DS XL review

New Nintendo 3DS XL Review

We were lucky enough to get access to a New Nintendo 3DS XL. After putting it through the paces, we’ve outlined what we liked, and didn’t like, about the device which will be available in North America on February 13th, 2015. Check out ...

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Let’s Talk About the Nintendo Direct for January 14, 2015

Another day, another NintendoDirect event. Nintendo gave us some more info on the Wii U and 3DS Spring season. The highlight of the show was the North American announcement of the New 3DS XL, coming on February 13th. See Jeff break it down with his ...

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LEGO Star Wars AT-AT Walker

Let’s Play with the LEGO Star Wars AT-AT Walker

Empire Strikes Back is, without question, the best Star Wars movie, and one of the most awe-inspiring moments of that movie is the Battle of Hoth. In particular, when the monstrous AT-AT Walkers march out of the fog, reign fire and destruction down ...

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LEGO Star Wars Star Destroyer

Let’s Play with the LEGO Star Wars Star Destroyer

Over the holidays, my kids and I built a lot of LEGO. Thousands and thousands of pieces of LEGO. But the crown jewel of the holiday season, and of my LEGO collection in general, is the new version of the LEGO Star Wars Star Destroyer. This 1,200 ...

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Lalaloopsy Diaper Surprise

Lalaloopsy Diaper Surprise Review

What is Lalaloopsy Diaper Surprise? “I magically poop charms” That’s the catch phrase for the new line of Lalaloopsy Diaper Surprise dolls, which incorporate not only pooping, but peeing as well. It’s certainly not a new ...

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Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire launch

Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Review

What are Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire? These are quasi-twin Role Playing Games (RPGs), the latest in a popular long-running series that features the story of a young boy or girl who ventures out into the world to capture, train, and battle ...

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The Crew

The Crew Review

What is The Crew? The Crew is an ambitious new open-world MMO racing game from Ubisoft, which mixes elements of car culture, online multiplayer games, and what we’ll call “classic” Ubisoft elements. The game features a huge map ...

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LittleBigPlanet 3 Review

What is LittleBigPlanet 3? This is the third in the LittleBigPlanet series of games that keeps to the same concept as the first two. There are really two parts to this game. There is a puzzle-platforming game where you play our hero, Sackboy, as he ...

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Innotab Max

VTech Innotab Max Review

What is the VTech Innotab Max? The Innotab Max is VTech’s latest tablet, featuring a 7″ touchscreen, WiFi, 8 GB built-in storage (expandable via Micro SD cards), and a mini HDMI plug. Based on Android, the tablet features a wide ...

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WWE 2K15 Brock Lesnar Champ

WWE 2K15 Review

Everyone has that one favourite underdog pro wrestler. You know, the one who seems to have all the tools to be a massive John Cena-level superstar, but is perhaps just a little too small, or not polished enough on the mic in the eyes of the company. ...

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