Animal Crossing: amiibo Festival main screen

Animal Crossing: amiibo Festival Review

What is Animal Crossing: amiibo Festival? Animal Crossing: amiibo Festival is a party-style game exclusive to the Nintendo Wii U featuring characters and places from the Animal Crossing universe. The game comes bundled with two amiibo figures ...

2 months ago
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Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon box

Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon Review

What is Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon? Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon is a single-player Roguelike for the Nintendo 3DS. Roguelikes typically feature elements of role-playing games and dungeon crawlers where you progress through various floors of ...

2 months ago
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Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash Title

Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash Review

What is Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash? Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash is an arcade-style tennis game, the latest in a series of Mario Tennis games. This newest installment is a Wii U exclusive for 1-4 players with a few different options for play, mostly ...

3 months ago
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Just Dance 2016

Just Dance 2016 Review

What is Just Dance 2016? Just Dance 2016 is the newest iteration of Ubisoft’s indestructible and long-running rhythm franchise, mixing chart topping pop tunes with colorfully choreographed routines. This year’s version of the game sticks ...

3 months ago
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WWE 2K16 Stone Cold

WWE 2K16 Review

What is it? WWE 2K16 is a professional wrestling simulation based on World Wrestling Entertainment for the PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One from 2K Sports, developed by Yukes and Visual Concepts. It’s a mashup of sports and fighting genres mixing ...

3 months ago
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Yo-Kai Watch Review

What is it? Yo-Kai Watch is a Nintendo 3DS-exclusive creature battling Role Playing Game (RPG) that shares a few similarities with the mainline Pokemon games. Gameplay consists of exploring a town, searching for ghost-like creatures called Yo-Kai ...

3 months ago
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Halo 5 Guardians

Halo 5: Guardians Review

What is Halo 5: Guardians? You mean besides the biggest Xbox One exclusive of the year? Halo 5: Guardians is the fifth main installment of Microsoft’s top franchise, and the second chapter of a trilogy. Picking up where Halo 4 left off, Master ...

3 months ago
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The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes Review

What is it? The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes is a Nintendo 3DS exclusive and latest entry in the storied Legend of Zelda franchise. Set in the same timeframe as A Link Between Worlds, it sports a similar look and feel, and gameplay will feel ...

3 months ago
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Transformers Devastation

Transformers Devastation Review

As a child of the 80’s, I grew up in a golden age of Saturday morning cartoons/toy commercials, and without a doubt, the king of those shows/toy lines was Transformers. The epic battle between the noble Autobots and the villainous Decepticons ...

3 months ago
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Yoshi's Woolly World feature

Yoshi’s Woolly World Review

What is it? Yoshi’s Woolly World is a 2D platforming game for the Nintendo Wii U featuring the dinosaur with the fastest and most efficient digestive tract in the entire Mushroom Kingdom. It plays very similar to previous Yoshi’s Island games in ...

4 months ago
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LEGO Dimensions - Superman and Marty McFly

LEGO Dimensions Review

There are two ways to look at LEGO Dimensions. One is my perspective as a parent, who sees a game that’s smartly designed to drain your wallet in pursuit of key game features that used to be included at no extra cost. The other is my ...

4 months ago
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Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer Logo

Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer Review

What is it? Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer for the Nintendo 3DS can best be described as a spin-off game in the Animal Crossing universe. It takes the home design aspect last seen in Animal Crossing: New Leaf and makes it into a full-fledged ...

4 months ago
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Chibi-Robo! Zip Lash feature

Chibi-Robo! Zip Lash Review

What is it? Chibi-Robo isn’t a new character, having already starred in four previous games, usually with a “cleaning up the place” theme. While some of those elements are still there in Chibi-Robo! Zip Lash, this newest game, exclusive to ...

4 months ago
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Skylanders Superchargers

Skylanders Superchargers Review

If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. That seems to be Activision’s typical attitude towards their Skylanders franchise. As the series comfortably ages into its fifth year, it’s easy to see why. While there are always ways to ...

4 months ago
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Tearaway Unfolded feature

Tearaway Unfolded Review

What is it? Tearaway Unfolded, exclusively available for the PlayStation 4, is a quasi-remake of Tearaway for the PlayStation Vita, released back in 2013. I’m having a hard time classifying Tearaway Unfolded as a pure HD remake, because, while the ...

4 months ago
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LBX: Little Battlers eXperience Review

What is it? LBX: Little Battlers eXperience is an action role playing game (RPG) available on the Nintendo 3DS. Similar to other Japanese-style RPGs, players will take part in exploration, side quests, and real time battles between toy robots. More ...

5 months ago
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Disney Infinity 3.0 Review 1

Disney Infinity 3.0 Review

Disney Infinity has let us play with some of the House of Mouse’s most famous characters and Marvel’s super heroes, but the third iteration of the game takes us a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away with the addition of Star Wars. ...

5 months ago
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Super Mario Maker Create 1

Super Mario Maker Review

What is it? Super Mario Maker is Nintendo’s much-anticipated foray into user generated content, exclusively for the Wii U. If you’ve ever wanted to try designing your own 2D Super Mario levels, now is your chance. Players are presented with a ...

5 months ago
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Until Dawn Reading

Reviews After Dark: Until Dawn

Welcome to a new feature, GamerPops Reviews After Dark, where we review games that are more for dads (and moms too!) to play after the kids go to bed for the night. What is it? Until Dawn may not be so much a “game” as it is an interactive ...

5 months ago
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Cutie Mark Chronicles Feature

My Little Pony: Cutie Mark Chronicles Review

During the summer, we parents usually want the kids to put down the electronics and video games to get outside and play. But the trusty tablet can be a real help to help kids stay up on their reading skills, which is what we’ve been doing with ...

6 months ago
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