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REVIEW – Save Me Mr. Tako! (Switch)

Old School To A Fault Save Me Mr. Tako! is basically a new original Gameboy game to a fault. The visuals and soundtrack are nostalgic and charming but suffers from being too simple with gameplay elements that lack basic housekeeping features. Playing as an octopus, the player is tasked with trying to stop a war …

NEWS – Save me Mr Tako! inks Switch

Nicalis, Ink. announced the release of Save me Mr Tako!, an all-new invertebrate adventure out now for Nintendo Switch and Steam. Starring a peaceful little octopus named Mr Tako, Save me Mr Tako! is a charming throwback-style platformer set in a world where humans and octopodes are at war. The journey begins when Mr Tako …

NEWS – Save me Mr Tako! gets release date

On World Octopus Day, Nicalis, Ink. announced the release date for Save me Mr Tako!, the all-new platforming adventure coming to Nintendo Switch and Steam. The charming throwback-style game stars a friendly octopus named Mr Tako and will celebrate October as “The Month of the Octopus” by releasing on October 30, 2018. Save me Mr …

REVIEW – Blade Strangers (PS4) with stream

Strangers Indeed The fact that Blade Strangers exists is a bit of a miracle unto itself. With a roster of uncommon characters and casual combat mechanics, this 1v1 fighting game has the gameplay to cater to beginners or non-fighting game fans whereas the character selection is more for a niche audience. The point of the …

NEWS – Blade Strangers ready to fight on PS4, Switch, and PC

Nicalis announced that Blade Strangers, the all-new crossover fighter, arrives digitally and physically in stores beginning today on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation4 and Steam (digital only). Old school meets new school when the excitement and subtle dynamics of a classic one-on-one fighting game are combined with the polish and high-quality visuals expected from a current-gen contender. …

REVIEW – Code of Princess EX (Switch)

A New Guardian Originally released in 2012 on 3DS and published by Atlus, Code of Princess received somewhat of a cult following for its scantily clad protagonist and combo-based combat system. Here in 2018, Nicalis has re-released this 2D brawler on Nintendo Switch by adding the “EX” at the end of the title which implies …

NEWS – Code of Princess EX out now on Switch

Nicalis announced that Code of Princess EX is ready for battle and releases today in digital and physical form on Nintendo Switch. Developed by Studio Saizensen, Code of Princess EX remains true to the classic action RPG, while introducing new HD graphics, a local co-op option and numerous other gameplay additions and enhancements including smarter …

NEWS – Ikaruga now on Switch with vertical mode thanks to Nicalis

Nicalis has announced that Ikaruga is now available on Switch. This legendary and critically acclaimed vertical shooter from renowned Japanese game developer Treasure offers something special for both nostalgic fans and modern players. The gameplay in Ikaruga is centered around the ship’s polarity-switching mechanic, which lets players toggle between two energy polarities (black or white) …

NEWS – Crystal Crisis Switch trailer here

Nicalis announced that Crystal Crisis, a cute and colorful new color-matching combat game, is coming to Nintendo Switch in the fall of 2018. Developed and published by Nicalis, Crystal Crisis is presented like a one-on-one fighting game, but instead of pressing buttons to kick and punch, players arrange falling gems into matching colors to clear …