Category: Games

Happy Anniversary Nintendo Switch!

Well, it’s been a year since I was finally able to get my grubby meerkat paws upon the Nintendo Switch (thank you Mum!). It’s therefore also been a year since I got my mitts on The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. One year on, how do I feel about the Switch, Breath of… Read more

Could the Switch hurt Nintendo?

Now I know what you’re thinking. ‘He’s mad, the Switch is a huge success!’ Yes it is, having already sold more units inside of its first year than the Wii U managed across its entire lifetime. Nintendo are reporting better profits than expected because of the Switch’s performance. So what, you may ask, is the… Read more

Nintendo Labo

I am really unsure about this. A series of cardboard boxes that you build into shapes to use as equipment for games… riiiiight. I mean yes, it’s different. It’s certainly innovative. Nintendo don’t lack for creativity and imagination. The trouble is, are these kits going to stack up (sigh) against the increasingly powerful and detailed… Read more

Game Reviews – Yoshi’s Island

I’ve mentioned in the past that Super Mario World is one of my all-time favourite games and it is easily my favourite Super Mario game. It woul be remiss of me to fail to mention its beautiful sequel, Yoshi’s Island. Story wise, it’s the tale of how various Yoshis take baby Mario through a perilious… Read more