In pursuit of gold, Mario and Sonic mostly serves up bronze-worthy minigames and a story mode that could've shined a lot brighter.
A brand new mode and some much-improved gameplay highlight an ambitious update for FIFA.
NBA 2K20's excellence in some areas is marred by an uneven story mode and some major online problems.
Not just the best baseball sim of the generation, but one of the best sports sims period.
Some issues remain, but FIFA 19 is the most fun the series has been in years. Now includes second opinion.
EA's hockey sim goes casual with World of Chel, but the gameplay is where it shines this year.
EA makes a basket, but falls short of the three-pointers needed to catch its rival.
Nintendo's mini-NES isn't the ultimate 8-bit experience, but it delivers ample quality for a reasonable price.
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It's a polishing year for FIFA; but after a couple rough entries, that's a good thing.
Is NBA 2K18 worth getting on Switch? Depends on what you're willing to put up with this year.
Lots of potential, flawed execution.
Fantastic gameplay helps PES overcome its numerous disadvantages.
Visual Concepts' basketball sim remains the bar to which all other sports games aspire.
Smart but subtle additions rule the day in the latest edition of EA's football simulator.
EA's hockey sim finds itself in a bit of a creative rut with this year's entry.
Visual Concepts' celebrated basketball sim is still one of the best sports games around, but not without a few caveats.
The latest entry in the football sims takes a few steps forward, but it's ultimately held back by legacy issues.
This hyperactive sports RPG won't do much for fans of serious soccer sims, but anyone interested in a more lighthearted approach should check it out.