Tag «Puzzle»

REVIEW – Golf Peaks (Switch)

A Golf Game That Doesn’t Golf Golf Peaks, despite its name, is not a golf game.  There are no 3-click meters to manage, clubs to choose, hazards to avoid, scores to keep, bad pants to wear, and wind to monitor.  Golf Peaks is actually a puzzle game.  A casual puzzle game, in fact, that anyone …

REVIEW – Treasure Stack (Xbox One) with stream

Doo-Doo-Doo-Doooo! Mixing the gem explosions of Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo with the stacking mechanic of Wario’s Woods, Treasure Stack is an intriguing puzzle game. Although there are some addicting qualities, the few elements that miss the mark hold back the experience from being the next big puzzler. Like controlling Toad in Wario’s Woods, the …

REVIEW – Grid Mania Switch Review

Exceling Battleship Grid Mania is a puzzle game built around trial and error. Playing like a 2D Rubik’s Cube, the goal is to move different colored balls on an Excel spreadsheet to their corresponding colored cell. Moving balls from the right side of the screen will make them appear on the left side and the …

REVIEW – Tiles Xbox One with Stream

Simple And Clean Tiles has to be one of the most simplistic games ever made. Composed of nothing more than colored squares on a black background, the goal is to reach the red tile while stepping on every blue tile along the way. In a weird way, it is almost like a flat version of …

VIDEOCAST – Puyo Puyo Tetris

Last week, Gillman and Squall played some Puyo Puyo Tetris – the PS4 version. Along the way, they discuss the correct way to actually say “puyo,” other Puyo and Tetris titles, and puzzle games in general. Also if you missed it, check out written review of Puyo Puyo Tetris here. Enjoy the stream:

REVIEW – Puyo Puyo Tetris PS4 (And Switch)

The Best of Both Worlds It is probably safe to assume that most people have either heard of or played Tetris. Puyo Puyo on the other hand has more of dedicated cult following and never received the recognition that Tetris created despite seeing iterations on most consoles since the 16-bit era. While puzzle game compilations …

NEWS – Puyo Puyo Tetris Demo Now Available on eShop

Puyo Puyo Tetris will launch in just a couple weeks but Nintendo Switch owners can download a demo right now! The Puyo Puyo Tetris demo includes: Solo Arcade – Versus and Swap modes Multiplayer (local play only) – Versus and Swap modes Tutorial – Puyo Puyo and Tetris The Manual Puyo Puyo Tetris will be …

REVIEW – Chime Sharp Xbox One

Encore A mix between Tetris and Lumines, Chime Sharp is music-based puzzle game that is a direct sequel to 2009’s Chime. With simple to learn but difficult to master gameplay, Chime Sharp has plenty of replay value despite having a high difficult level. From a visual standpoint, it might seem like there is a lot …

REVIEW – Typoman Revised Xbox One with Stream

Turning Off Autocorrect At is heart, Typoman Revised is a word-based puzzle platformer that is basically Limbo but with the addition of word puzzles. Originally released on PC and the Wii U eShop, Typoman is now available on Xbox One and PS4 with the “Revised” tag embedded in the official name. Set in a dark …