Wii U Reviews

The Triforce of Silliness — Hyrule Warriors review

by 2 weeks 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 2 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 2 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 4 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 5 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 …

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NES Remix II – a better taste of nostalgia

by 5 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 …

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

by 8 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 …

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NES Remix – An Odd Link to the Past

by 8 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 …

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Luigi’s making house calls – Dr. Luigi review

by 8 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. …

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Happy happy, joy joy — Super Mario 3D World

by 10 months 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 …

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Where is everyone? — Call of Duty: Ghosts

by 11 months ago

Another year, another Call of Duty. As long as this series continues to make Scrooge McDuck levels of cash, Activision will continue to churn them out. Call of Duty: Ghosts …

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Get augmented with Deus Ex: Human Revolution – Director’s Cut

by 11 months ago

When Deus Ex: Human Revolution came out in 2011, it was considered by many to be one of the greatest science fiction video games of all time. Now, Square Enix …

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