Wii U Reviews

Super Smash Bros. for the Wii U is even better than you expected

by 6 days ago

It’s been exactly two years since Nintendo released the Wii U, a console that gamers have had a difficult time embracing. In the time since it’s release the device has …

Continue reading →

Angels and demons — Bayonetta 2 review

by 1 month ago

You know what's weird? We live in a world where Nintendo has not only published a Legend of Zelda/Dynasty Warriors hybrid, but has also resurrected Bayonetta, one of the niche-iest …

Continue reading →

The Triforce of Silliness — Hyrule Warriors review

by 2 months ago

Hyrule Warriors is really, truly, fantastically stupid. And it's some of the most ridiculous fun I've had with the Legend of Zelda series in years. Let me back up for …

Continue reading →

Moving in the wrong direction – Wii Sports Club review

by 4 months ago

Let me start by saying I love motion gaming. When Nintendo first launched the Wii in 2006, I jumped in headfirst and fully embraced the concept of playing games through …

Continue reading →

A nice straw hat, but a little loose- One Piece: Unlimited World Red review

by 4 months ago

Right off the bat, I’ll tell you that One Piece: Unlimited World Red isn’t a terrible game. It isn’t even a bad game. At its worst, Unlimited World Red is …

Continue reading →

Pushmo World review

by 6 months ago

When the original Pushmo was released on the 3DS almost 3 years ago, it was one the system’s killer apps. It was one of the best downloadable games Nintendo had …

Continue reading →

Mario Kart 8 review

by 7 months ago

The Mario Kart franchise values slight upgrades and iteration over massive sweeping changes. Mario Kart 8 is no exception. No, Nintendo is content to add new gameplay components slowly, improving …

Continue reading →

NES Remix II – a better taste of nostalgia

by 7 months ago

Remember that part in Metroid where you had to climb the shaft using the freeze beam? Unless you’ve played it recently, you really don’t remember the difficulty. Remember how Pit …

Continue reading →

Insert ape-related pun here — Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze review

by 9 months ago

Donkey Kong’s just wanted to be liked for so long. The erstwhile villain to everyone’s favorite plumber, Donkey Kong decided long ago that if you can’t beat him, you might …

Continue reading →

NES Remix – An Odd Link to the Past

by 10 months ago

NES Remix is what Nintendo does best: it gives us new ways to experience the classics. Challenging, charming, and waxing nostalgic, we get to play through Nintendo’s storied history on …

Continue reading →

Luigi’s making house calls – Dr. Luigi review

by 10 months ago

As a final sendoff to the Year of Luigi, Nintendo presents a new version of the beloved classic puzzle game, Dr. Mario, only this time it’s Luigi who’s administering prognosis. …

Continue reading →

Happy happy, joy joy — Super Mario 3D World

by 1 year ago

It’s a sad day when a Super Mario release is met with muted enthusiasm, but that’s been the trend regarding our favorite overall’d plumber. Releasing with the seeming regularity of …

Continue reading →