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REVIEW – UTOPIA 9 – A Volatile Vacation (Switch)

Don’t Forget To Pack The Fun Mixing rogue elements and Diablo-style action RPG gameplay, UTOPIA 9 – A Volatile Vacation on Nintendo Switch adds a bit of flare thanks to twin stick shooter controls, co-op play, and a rival system. While traveling through space on a vacation trip, the playable character gets knocked off course, …

NEWS – Xbox Live Games With Gold For February 2019

Microsoft announced the following games will be free for Xbox One Gold members for February 2019. On Xbox One, Xbox Live Gold members can download Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon ($9.99) for free during the month of February. SUPER BOMBERMAN R ($39.99) will be available as a free download from February 16th to March 15th. …

REVIEW – iHUGU (Switch)

Love Thy Neighbor iHUGU, pronounced as I-Hug-You, is a game about, you guessed it, hugging. Even though it only costs a few bucks and attempts to spread a positive message, this Switch eShop title is essentially a cheap iPhone game that is cute for about forty-five seconds before growing stale and annoying difficult. Gameplay is …

NEWS – Xbox games on sale for the week of January 29, 2019

The following discounts are available to Xbox Live Gold members now through Feb 4, 2019. Xbox One: Content Title Content Type Discount Notes 20XX* Xbox One Game 40% DWG ACA NEOGEO FOOTBALL FRENZY* Xbox One Game 50% DWG ACA NEOGEO GHOST PILOTS* Xbox One Game 50% DWG ACA NEOGEO THE KING OF FIGHTERS ’95* Xbox …

VIDEOCAST – Log Jammers (PC)

Instead of Pong, imagine quirky characters balancing on logs in water, whipping axes at each other like a game of air hockey. A clear spin-off of Wind Jammers, Log Jammers has power-ups, requires quick reaction time, and audio that is pretty much always set to 11. The scoring system also seems a little weird. Enjoy …

REVIEW – At Sundown: Shots in the Dark (Xbox One)

Stealthy Twin Stick Multiplayer Shooter If you took your favorite twin stick shooter and made it a competitive multiplayer experience with a slight Spy Vs Spy theme, you would get something like At Sundown: Shots in the Dark. While there can be some intense local and online multiplayer moments, single player gamers will want to …

NEWS – Xbox games on sale for the week of January 22, 2019

The following discounts are available to Xbox Live Gold members now through January 28, 2019. There is also a Spotlight sale happening. Xbox One: Content Title Content Type Discount Notes 1000 Neverwinter Zen Add-On 25% Spotlight 1979 Revolution: Black Friday* Xbox One Game 33% DWG 2,000 Premium Tokens + 300 Bonus Add-On 25% Spotlight 2000 …

REVIEW – FutureGrind (PS4)

Tron Trials Also available on Switch and PC, FutureGrind is an arcade stunt platformer similar to Ubisoft’s Trials series but with a strong emphasis on matching colors. While not as technical as Trials, FutureGrind put a new, entertaining spin on the “do tricks to rack up a high score before you reach the end” gameplay. …

NEWS – Control or cause a riot in Riot:Civil Unrest – trailer here

Merge Games Ltd., is set to release RIOT: Civil Unrest, a real-time riot simulation experience. Launching Feb 5 – 7, 2019 across PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch, RIOT: Civil Unrest is a unique, thought-provoking experience that places you at the heart of some of the world’s most recent confrontations. Spread across four …