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Overcooked: Special Edition Serves Up Switch Release Date

The design of the Nintendo Switch makes it a great console for local multiplayer. Overcooked: Special Edition is perfectly suited for the system and now has a release date. Continue reading Overcooked: Special Edition Serves Up Switch Release Date

Rime Review

A BIT OFF RHYTHM

Rime is a beautifully somber puzzle-adventure by Tequila Works that aims to provide an emotional experience similar to Journey and The Witness. However, even with intriguing locations and a moving score, Rime offers an unimpressive package that falls short of its promise.  Continue reading Rime Review

Three Thoughts on March’s NPD Software Results

NPD has released the sales results for the top 10 selling games for March and a surprise debut has claimed the top spot. The full list can be seen below, with three trends standing out to me. Continue reading Three Thoughts on March’s NPD Software Results

Breath of the Wild breaks new ground by respecting its players

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is a masterpiece. Despite some minor nitpicks and technical issues, the latest entry in Nintendo’s storied franchise has succeeded in revitalizing a tired formula while simultaneously pushing the open-world genre in a bold new direction. Games of this magnitude inevitably cause ripples through the industry, and developers will take notes in an attempt to learn from Breath of the Wild’s successes. While the game is a revelation on many fronts, the primary lesson it has to share is found in the way it respects its players.

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