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Kirby Battle Royale Review: No Chicken Dinner For You

By Brittany Vincent, Jan 26, 2018 7:00am PST

This multiplayer-centric Kirby brawler is cute, but does it measure up to Kirby games past? Our review. 


"Makes sense, this happens about as often as not when Nintendo takes a throw away mode from one ..."

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Celeste Review: Queen of the Mountain

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 25, 2018 1:00pm PST

It's a harrowing climb up one of the world's most dangerous mountains, but Celeste has a touching story woven between some of the hardest platforming to come along in a while. Our review.


Review: Dragon Ball FighterZ Goes Super Saiyan

By Blake Morse , Jan 23, 2018 4:30pm PST

All the screaming and explosions without the exposition episodes and eyebrow twitches. 


"Might pick this up next week when I have some extra funds. Until then going to listen to my ..."

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Life is Strange: Before the Storm Review: Is This Real Life

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 19, 2017 2:30pm PST

Life is Strange: Before the Storm ends on the big theme of 'truth versus fiction' and comes to a satisfying end. Our review.


Gang Beasts Review: Royal Fumble

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 18, 2017 2:00pm PST

Gang Beasts has finally reached its 1.0 release after over three years in Early Access. Does it feel like a complete package? Our review.


Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Mega Battle Review - Mighty Powerless

By Brittany Vincent, Dec 05, 2017 11:00am PST

The Power Rangers get an alternate retelling of their origin story in this lackluster brawler. 


Resident Evil Revelations Collection Review: Old Dog, New Tricks

By Brittany Vincent and Kevin Tucker, Nov 30, 2017 4:00pm PST

Are enhanced textures and new motion controls enough bring an old 3DS series back from the grave? Find out in our review.


It's Quiz Time Review: Lightning Round

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 29, 2017 12:30pm PST

The team behind Buzz! returns with an all-new trivia game. But does it hold up to the legacy of their past work? Our review.


Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2 Review: Awesome Mix Vol. 2

By Brittany Vincent, Nov 20, 2017 9:00am PST

Is a second rendezvous with Marvel favorites in Lego form worth taking? Our review.


Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Review: Sun-Drenched Shores and Moonlit Paths

By Kevin Tucker, Nov 17, 2017 2:00pm PST

Revisit the island-inspired region of Alola once again in the newly-updated 3DS title Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon. 


"Man I barely played any Pokemon growing up. Probably something on Gameboy once. I missed the ..."

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The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Nintendo Switch Review: Feels Good The Seventh Time

By Donovan Erskine, Nov 16, 2017 3:01am PST

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim has made its way to the Switch. How does the epic RPG hold up six years later?


"The ports were fine, they generally ran better than their 360/PS3 counterparts. What didn’t ..."

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Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Review: The Dark Side Clouds Everything

By Greg Burke, Nov 13, 2017 3:01pm PST

Star Wars: Battlefront II offers a bigger package than its predecessor, but is the Force strong with its single-player campaign and multiplayer offerings? Our review.


"the rationale I use to avoid being seduced by it is the fact that future games will only look as ..."

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Need For Speed: Payback Review - Wrong Way

By Charles Singletary, Nov 10, 2017 2:15am PST

There are some good ideas in this new Need For Speed entry but it's all buried beneath poor design, pacing, and technical hiccups. 


"That gambling feature sounds really fun, like challenges in a race where you have to drive a ..."

- node see all 3 comments

Doom on Nintendo Switch Review: What a time to be alive

By Asif Khan, Nov 09, 2017 8:30am PST

Shacknews has had our grubby mitts on the latest third party title to make the jump to Nintendo Switch. Our thoughts.


"This kind of reminds me of the time id made Quake 3 on the Dreamcast! That was a mostly ..."

- Gwyndion see all 36 comments

Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus Review - The Vulnerable Terror Billy

By Bill Lavoy, Nov 06, 2017 1:00pm PST

Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus delivers an experience you won’t soon forget.


"I took Fergus because that's who I kept in the last game and I assumed he would cuss a lot. I ..."

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