Wii U Reviews

This BBQ sauce is bland – Swords & Soldiers II Review

by 3 days ago

The unquenchable and ravenously adorable Vikings are back and pushing forward (well, more like to the right) to adventure, glory and the culminating feast. This time it’s for a mysterious …

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Adventure on a budget — Affordable Space Adventures review

by 1 month ago

When Wii U launched in 2012 it came with promises of unique gameplay experiences that could only be found on Nintendo’s latest console.  The GamePad was meant to revolutionize the …

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All partied out — Mario Party 10 review

by 2 months ago

Mario Party has always been a series that has relied just as much on luck as it does skill.  While there is a certain element of strategy to the game, …

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Winding up again — Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Tipping Stars Wii U review

by 3 months ago

Mario vs. Donkey Kong has always been a series that requires careful planning just as much as it does quick reflexes.  The series has always tasked players with charting out …

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Toad-ally awesome — Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker review

by 6 months ago

Throughout Mario’s many adventures, he has encountered many allies and enemies, but if there’s one character who usually stands out as being one of the most unfortunate, it’s Toad.  Small, …

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

by 6 months 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 …

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Angels and demons — Bayonetta 2 review

by 7 months 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 …

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The Triforce of Silliness — Hyrule Warriors review

by 8 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 …

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Moving in the wrong direction – Wii Sports Club review

by 10 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 …

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

by 10 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 …

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Pushmo World review

by 12 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 …

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Mario Kart 8 review

by 1 year 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 …

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