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Hey! Pikmin (Nintendo 3DS) Review u2013 Imitation gameplay

By Remington Joseph As a fan of the Pikmin series, I’ve always wondered what a portable version would be like. Hey! Pikmin is not what I had in mind. While the game isn’t inherently bad, it’s clear that Pikmin’s portable debut is not what ...

Minecraft: Story Mode: Season Two: Episode 1 Review u2014 Building Up to a New Adventure

Jesse, Petra, and the rest of the New Order of the Stone return in our review of Minecraft: Story Mode: Season Two and its first episode. ...Read More The post Minecraft: Story Mode: Season Two: Episode 1 Review — Building Up to a New ...

Hearthstone: Knights of the Frozen Throne Card Reviews (Week 0)

The card reveals for Hearthstone's next expansion, Knights of the Frozen Throne, have begun. Here at Shacknews, we'll be keeping track of all the card reveals through this point. Keep it here to get a full updated list of the new cards, as Blizzard ...

Easterntimes Tech X-08 Wireless Gaming Mouse Review

If you've ever been curious about the quality of cheap mice? We tested a $15 highly-rated gaming mouse and here are the results.

Aven Colony Review

Aven Colony Developer: Mothership Entertainment Publisher: Team17 Digital Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows (Reviewed) Release Date: 25 July 2017 Price: $29.99 USD – Available Here Video Review Overview Aven Colony is a city building sim ...

SUPERHOT VR Review u2014 Live. Die. Repeat.

SUPERHOT VR is one of PlayStation VR's best titles within its first year of release despite suffering from consistent tracking issues. ...Read More The post SUPERHOT VR Review — Live. Die. Repeat. by Logan Moore appeared first on ...

Infinite Minigolf review for PS4, PSVR, Switch, Xbox One

Zen Studios' great little minigolf release features challenging courses, user created levels and plenty of customization. View the full article, here: Infinite Minigolf review for PS4, PSVR, Switch, Xbox One

Hey! Pikmin Review

Portable Pikmin is partially pleasurable and partially ponderous.

Hey! Pikmin Review: A Classic Strategy Game Becomes an Adequate Puzzle Platformer

Our review of Captain Olimar's transition to the puzzle platforming genre.

Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles (PS4) Review

Drew farms for fun in his latest review.

Hey! Pikmin Review - Plant life

Plant life

Solstice Chronicles: MIA Review

Ironward’s first game, The Red Solstice released in 2015 and was a tactical, co-op survival game like the Night of the Dead mod for StarCraft 2. The follow-up, Solstice Chronicles: MIA strays from that, and is a twin-stick shooter that ...

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Niantic Publishes Official 'Pokemon GO' Fest Apology

By now you probably all know the disaster that was the Pokemon GO [Free] Fest in Chicago, with our very own Eli posting a minute by minute of the mobile equivalent of the Hindenburg disaster. After giving refunds and trying to make up for the ...

'Nitro Chimp Grand Prix' Launching August 10th

Nitro Chimp Grand Prix, the sequel to Nitro Chimp, is getting ready to launch on the App Store August 10th. This arcade racer reminds me a bit of Joe Danger [$1.99] but from a different angle, and that's definitely a good thing because I really like ...

Free PlayStation Plus games for August 2017

A variety of titles from across multiple genres up for grabs in the last month of summer

Nintendo Switch Sells 4.7 Million Units u2013 IGN News

Nintendo Switch has now sold 4.7 million units since its release in March. Revealed as part of Nintendo’s latest earning results, the last fiscal quarter saw nearly two million sold, continuing its strong start in the market. In terms of ...

Playstation 4 Sales Have Totaled More Than Five Million Just In Japan

The Playstation 4 has hit an enormous milestone in Japan, as Playstation 4 sales there have totaled more than five million. The pace that the console set for that is amazing, as it sold out even faster than the Playstation 3, its direct predecessor. ...

Rayman Legends for Nintendo Switch out in September

The platforming game is on its way to the new Nintendo console

'Neo Scavenger Mobile' Is Out, But the Monetization Is Not the Intended One Yet

The brutal survival game Neo Scavenger Mobile [$9.99] has finally released on the App Store, but it looks like the monetization model isn't the one the developer intended. The game is supposed to launch free with a $9.99 IAP that unlocks the full ...

The Sims 4 Confirmed for PS4 and Xbox One

The console versions come with the base game plus most of the DLC released for the PC version.

PS4 Sales Hit 5 Million Units In Japan

And it managed this milestone faster than the PS3 did.

'The Elder Scrolls: Legends' Universal Update Hits, Now Playable on Both iPhone and iPad

It's been teased for a while now, but mere moments ago the universal update for The Elder Scrolls: Legends [Free (HD)] hit the App Store. Due to general App Store weirdness as these updates propagate across the App Store, it might not show as an ...

Splatoon 2 And Nintendo Switch Top Japanese Sales Charts

Nintendo takes top position on hardware and software charts on the back of Splatoon 2.

The Sims 4 confirmed for Xbox One and PS4 with release date

Update: Microsoft and Sony have now officially confirmed that The Sims 4 will be arriving on consoles. The game will release on both the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on November 17th. If you want to jump in a little earlier, you can pre-order The ...