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Deadly Premonition 2 Review: What Year Is This, Zach?

Some cases may be better left closed.

Ninjala Review: Chewing Bubblegum and Kicking Butt, for a Price

Ninjala may be thin on content, but it finds a strong foundation in its unique melee battling.

Clubhouse Games: 51 Worldwide Classics Review: You're in the Club

If you're looking for a great collection of traditional games, look no further than Nintendo's Clubhouse.

Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition Review: It's Finally Reyn Time on Switch

Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition sands off its rougher edges for a more streamlined experience for the JRPG classic.

Minecraft Dungeons Review: Just Enough Loot For the Whole Family

This lighter spin on the Diablo formula has some life in it.

The Wonderful 101: Remastered Review: 101 Problems But a Switch Ain't One

It's wonderful to see these stranded Wii U heroes find a home on the Switch, but The Wonderful 101: Remastered is swarming with imperfections.

Hatsune Miku: Project Diva Mega Mix Review: Sadistic Music Factory

Project Diva returns to a portable platform, but how does it stack up to the rest of the series?

Streets of Rage 4 Review: Streets Ahead

A glorious revival for the venerated beat 'em up.

Trials of Mana Review: A Sort of Homecoming

A classic 2D RPG classic does even better in the 3D realm.

Disaster Report 4: Summer Memories Review: A Disaster of Its Own Making

Disaster Report returns to the West, only now it's without what made the oddball series special in the first place.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Review: The Only Debt You'll Want to Stay In

In times of crisis, at least we'll have Animal Crossing.

Murder By Numbers Review: The Wright Stuff

Mediatonic's new detective game promises to serve up picross puzzles with pizazz. The result certainly ticks a lot of the right boxes.

Pokemon Mystery Dungeon Rescue Team DX Review: Aargh, the Feels!

DX successfully brings the storybook charm of the original Mystery Dungeon to a new generation.

Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection Review: A Big Legacy for Small Heroes

The Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection brings some love to heroes previously restricted to portable screens.

Kunai Review: This Game Boy is Real Good at Swinging

Get into the swing of things with this ninja-flavored indie.

Kentucky Route Zero Review: Hard Times Served

Delivering a new kind of American Dream.

Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Encore Review: Put This Song on Repeat

An overlooked Wii U RPG gets deserved top billing on Switch.

Shovel Knight: King of Cards Review: This Crown Belongs to Another

King of Cards is the most ambitious Shovel Knight game to date, but it's not quite the best.

Shovel Knight Showdown Review: A Sneaky Contender for 2019's Best Party Game

An excellent arena battler that transcends Shovel Knight's boundaries in unexpected ways.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Review: The Promising Dawn of a New Generation

After all the controversy, it turns out that Pokemon Sword and Shield is actually pretty darn good.

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 Review: Run, Jump, Repeat

In pursuit of gold, Mario and Sonic mostly serves up bronze-worthy minigames and a story mode that could've shined a lot brighter.

Luigi's Mansion 3 Review: Only the Poltergust Sucks

Luigi cleans house in his third ghost-busting adventure.

The Outer Worlds Review: To Boldly Go Where Mega-Corps Have Gone Before

Seek out new life and new civilizations, and then steal stuff from them.

Little Town Hero Review: I Can't Be Your Hero Baby

Game Freak's bite-sized RPG carries a lot of charm, but also a lot of frustration and boredom.

Overland Review: Where Not Even Knife-Wielding Dogs Can Save You

Overland is finally out, and it's more brutal than we imagined.

Untitled Goose Game Review

What if Agent 47 was a rude goose who was down to clown?

The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening Review

Come sail away with Link. Again.

Sayonara Wild Hearts Review

Wild hearts can't be broken.

NBA 2K20 Review

NBA 2K20's excellence in some areas is marred by an uneven story mode and some major online problems.

River City Girls Review

There's substance in this stylish new game in the River City Ransom universe.

Astral Chain Review

PlatinumGames veteran Takahisa Taura steps into the director's chair for this Switch exclusive.

Oninaki Review

Oh now feel it, comin' back again.

Wolfenstein: Youngblood Review

First we lay waste to Nazis with our A.I. sister, but now we've done so with actual other players too. Thus we've updated our review with a score!

Fire Emblem: Three Houses Review

Intelligent Systems' venerable tactics series finally returns to console, but is it a success? Our full review.

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order Review

After a decade, a new alliance is here.

Dragon Quest Builders 2 Review

With these hands we will destroy, and with these hands we will rebuild.

Samurai Shodown Review

The venerated fighting game series is back.

Super Mario Maker 2 Review

Now you can make horrible, mind-rending Mario courses on the Switch.

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Review

The night begins to shine.

Cadence of Hyrule Review

Can you dig it, suckah?

Slay the Spire Review

One of the best indie games on PC makes its way to Switch. Our full review.

Dauntless Review

Phoenix Labs stands undaunted in the face of Capcom's Monster Hunter: World.

Team Sonic Racing Review

After having his license revoked, Sonic is back behind the wheel.

BoxBoy + BoxGirl Review

The BoxBoy trilogy pulls an Uncharted 4 with yet another sequel.

SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech Review

Pack lightly for a jolly trip.

Mortal Kombat 11 Review

What happens when you're locked in Mortal Kombat with yourself?

Katana Zero Review

It's a bad trip, but a great game.

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy Review

On the Wright side of the law.

Yoshi's Crafted World Review

Yoshi has such sights to show you.

Trials Rising Review

How many times did you ride? (A lot.)

Wargroove Review

Chucklefish Games repurposes a classic tactics formula while throwing in a few tricks of its own. Our full review.

Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes Review

Will the real Travis Touchdown please stand up? Please stand up?

Pokemon Let's Go Review

Here's our completed review for Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu and Let's Go Eevee. Let's go! Our friends are waiting!

Valkyria Chronicles 4 Review

Sega makes a proper return to the battlefield after more than a decade of waiting. Our full review of Valkyria Chronicles 4.

The Messenger Review

The best retro tribute since Shovel Knight.

NBA 2K18 Nintendo Switch Review: The Price of Ambition

Is NBA 2K18 worth getting on Switch? Depends on what you're willing to put up with this year.

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review

Is Link's latest adventure a rousing success or a troubling misstep for the franchise?

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