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 ...

23 hours ago
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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 ...

2 days ago
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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 ...

2 days ago
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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. ...

3 days ago
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LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham 3DS Review

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham is one of our favorite console titles of 2014. But if you want to take the game on the road, there is a condensed version available for the 3DS that takes everything great about the game and makes it portable, and a ...

1 week ago
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Mario Kart 8 DLC Pack 1 Racing

Mario Kart 8 DLC Pack 1 Review

Downloadable Content, otherwise known as DLC, can sometimes be a contentious issue. At its best, it represents a way to get more mileage out of a game post-release, and for a game to remain fresh for longer than it normally might. At its worst, ...

1 week ago
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LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham Review

What is LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham? LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham is the third LEGO adventure for Batman and friends from TT Games. It keeps the very familiar LEGO game formula of breaking things and collecting LEGO studs while you play and replay ...

1 week ago
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Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker Review

One of my favourite parts of 2013’s Super Mario 3D World was the Captain Toad levels, a set of side missions that really augmented one of last year’s best games. In these levels, you controlled our hero Captain Toad through a finite 3D ...

2 weeks ago
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Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Smash Battle

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Review

It’s finally here. Nintendo are banking their holiday success in large part on Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, one of the Wii U’s most eagerly anticipated games yet.  Thankfully, the finished product proves to be well worth the wait, and ...

4 weeks ago
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Call of Duty

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Review

I’m not a huge first person shooter fan, but I am a fan of spectacle. So for a shooter to click with me, as a grown up gamer, it has to offer the right mix of story and spectacle, with multiplayer served up as an optional side dish. And while ...

4 weeks ago
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Fantasia Music Evolved

Disney’s Fantasia: Music Evolved Review

Harmonix created the modern rhythm game when they created smash hit Guitar Hero. From there they moved to Rock Band and Microsoft’s exclusive Dance Central, but now they’ve teamed up with Disney to put a new spin on the genre with ...

1 month ago
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Fantasy Life Review

What is Fantasy Life? Fantasy Life is mostly a Role Playing Game (RPG) exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS with some Life Simulation elements thrown in. If you’ve played games like Animal Crossing: New Leaf, Disney Magical World, or Tomodachi Life ...

1 month ago
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Just Dance 2015

Just Dance 2015 Review

What is Just Dance 2015? Just Dance is Ubisoft’s annual dancing (with singing) rhythm game that can be fun for all ages of gamers, but is really ideal for kids. The game is quite simple: dance along to pop music while trying to match the ...

2 months ago
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Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2 Review

Last year’s Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures game was a surprisingly good licensed video game title based on the Disney XD series of the same name. And just as the series got another season based on its success, we’re getting a sequel for the ...

2 months ago
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Skylanders Trap Team

Skylanders Trap Team Review (Xbox One)

Skylanders was the first game of its kind, mixing real toys with a fun video game. But four years later, the biggest threat to the Skylands is not just the villainous Kaos, it’s competition from Disney Infinity and Nintendo’s Amiibos. ...

2 months ago
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Cooking Mana 5

Cooking Mama 5 Review

What is Cooking Mama 5? Cooking Mama 5 from Majesco is, not surprisingly, about cooking. Or more appropriately, preparing and mixing ingredients for cooking. The casual, touch-based gameplay uses the 3DS’s stylus to touch, drag, and twirl ...

2 months ago
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Disney Infinity 2.0

Disney Infinity 2.0 Review

One of the big themes in video games this fall is going to be toy/game crossovers. With Skylanders Trap Team, the launch of Nintendo’s Amiibos and Disney Infinity 2.0 on store shelves, it’s shaping up to be a fun, but expensive holiday ...

2 months ago
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Super Smash Bros. 3DS

Super Smash Bros. for 3DS Review

When we first heard that the next Super Smash Bros. game would come to both the Wii U and the Nintendo 3DS, I had some concerns about the handheld version. Smash Bros. has always been a console experience, best enjoyed with friends (or your kids) on ...

3 months ago
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Forza Horizon 2

Forza Horizon 2 Review

What is Forza Horizon 2? Forza is Microsoft’s high end racing simulator, filled with realistic cars, realistic raving venues, and realistic racing mechanics. While the main series focuses on real world racing experiences on tracks like ...

3 months ago
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Professor Layton vs Phoenix Wright the book

Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Review

When Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney was announced for the 3DS, I thought we’d see something along the lines of Law & Order (actually, that would have been pretty sweet). Professor Layton could investigate some mystery ...

3 months ago
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