TL;DR VERSION: More Shinobi and Contra than Castlevania, this decently priced run-and-gun shooter suffers from repetition and some uninspired boss designs while still offering a mostly fun retro-inspired arcade experience. What is Wallachia: Reign of Dracula? A 2D run-and-gun arcade shooter draped in Romanian folklore. The official Nintendo page describes the game as being inspired … Continue reading [SWITCH REVIEW] Wallachia: Reign of Dracula (2020)
Kamiko Developer: SKIPMORE Publisher: Flyhigh Works Available on: Nintendo Switch Price: $4.99 USD Although it released the day before Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Kamiko is a generously priced eShop title that should not be slept on. The retro-style action-adventure game is rooted in Japanese Shinto beliefs, in which the player chooses between three unique Kamiko … Continue reading [REVIEW] Kamiko
The fine folks at Nicalis are bringing the definitive edition of indie darling Cave Story to the Nintendo Switch on June 20th in both physical and digital formats. In a PR e-mail received earlier today, the official price is set at $29.99 for either version. So what makes this release "definitive?" Similar to The Binding … Continue reading Cave Story+ Gets Physical, Physical. Oh, and a Launch Date.
What's up gamers? Long time, no post, and I know I've been starting a lot of my blogs off that way lately but I've been pretty busy doing that whole gaming thing and writing for TEAM XBRO over at What's Your Tag? So what's the what? Aside from playing through Strider and hopping on to … Continue reading Everyone is Playing Titanfall and I’m Just Sitting Here Giving Nintendo More Money.