3DS Reviews

Build a better port: Super Mario Maker 3DS review

by 3 days ago

One of the surprise hits of last year, Super Mario Maker was able to connect with audiences everywhere by offering an easy to use toolset to create and share Mario …

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It’s my party, and I’ll cry if I want to: Mario Party: Star Rush review

by 6 days ago

Mario Party is at a weird point in its lifetime; while most people who’ve grown up with the friendship-breaking party game series have moved on, there are still some very …

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Alola Awaits! Pokemon Sun and Moon review

by 2 weeks ago

Hala, the Kahuna of Melemele Island, proudly tells you: “Only when you find the balance of the old and the new can you make something original." I could not possibly …

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Battle for boredom: Cartoon Network: Battle Crashers review

by 2 weeks ago

While people tend to reminisce on the good old days of animated juggernaut Cartoon Network with things like Johnny Bravo, Dexter’s Laboratory, and Courage the Cowardly Dog, I tend to …

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This is not a drill: Gurumin 3D review

by 1 month ago

With today’s games vying for realism and complexity, it’s always a breath of fresh air when something comes out that’s simple and just plain fun. Originally released in North America …

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Acceptable in the 80s: River City: Tokyo Rumble review

by 2 months ago

With so many franchises celebrating their milestone anniversaries, a few relatively obscure ones are also joining the fun. Case in point, the Japanese beat-em-up River City series is commemorating its …

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Fire, ice, and everything nice: Sonic Boom: Fire and Ice review

by 2 months ago

For the past ten years, Sonic the Hedgehog has been on a roller coaster of quality. After the horrendous atrocity that was Sonic ’06, we were exposed to games ranging …

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It’s not the end of the world — Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse Review

by 3 months ago

Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse is a strong follow-up to its 2013 predecessor, but it still suffers from the same problems. Apocalypse may boast solid combat and progression systems, but …

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Save the islands, save the world: Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past

by 3 months ago

Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past opens with a sense of anticipation. "The entire world is just this little island," a cheerful old woman says, as you look …

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Party like it’s 2008: Noitu Love: Devolution review

by 3 months ago

2008 was a pretty good year for the independent market. Not only were the critically acclaimed hits World of Goo and Braid released, but small oddities like Rom Check Fail …

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Legal Weapon 6 – Phoenix Wright Ace Attorney – Spirit of Justice review

by 3 months ago

The Ace Attorney series has one of the worst pitches for a game of all time: Let’s make a game where the player takes on the role of a defense …

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Not at full force: Metroid Prime: Federation Force review

by 4 months ago

From the moment it was announced, Metroid Prime: Federation Force has been met with skepticism. Fans who had been clamoring for a traditional sequel to the normally-stoic Metroid series were …

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