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Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury Review: felines for each other!

Do you remember Super Mario 3D World ? Originally released on Wii U in November 2013, this episode in real-fake 3D had seduced fans tired of the "New Super Mario Bros." formula. worn to excess, despite a camera angle that is sometimes a little far and limited, due to lack of freedom in its rotation. After the easy and obvious commercial success of New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe two years ago on Nintendo Switch, a port seemed necessary to see this installment, decidedly better than New Super Mario Bros. U, come back to center stage. But this time, he is not alone and is accompanied by Bowser's Fury, a new (mode of) game independent of the basic title, attractive at first glance and whose only the lifespan still worried. In 2019, the New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe hadn't taken too many risks, contenting itself with bringing together one of the very first titles of the defunct Wii U and its stand-alone, the rather tough New Super Luigi U . Its exclusive additions were

Turrican Flashback Review - A Light Compilation For An Exceptional Series

Shaped by Manfred Trenz and the Factor 5 team on behalf of Rainbow Arts , Turrican is one of the most iconic series of the early 1990s. Mixing the mechanics of a Metroid with those of a run & gun, the title born on Commodore 64 and Amiga has forged an excellent reputation among fans of the genre. Strikingly beautiful on release, the game was noted for its edgy gameplay and exceptional Chris Hülsbeck soundtrack. While the two Turrican Anthology compilations should arrive in the coming weeks (they are in advance on the Strictly Limited site), ININ Games is taking the lead with this Turrican Flashback . Bringing together four episodes, it is available on PlayStation 4 (PlayStation 5 compatible) and Nintendo Switch and will bring back fond memories to those who roamed the Alterra colony three decades ago (for rejuvenation, it's a gift ). However, we would have liked the compilation not to be limited to 4 games and a few filters ... Turrican , what's that name? If you have no

Sam & Max Save The World REMASTERED Review - A Game That Brings Back Many Memories

While they are still with us today, point and clicks managed to transport the teenagers of the 2000s on ever more incredible and atypical adventures. Many remember their first emotions collecting all kinds of objects, trying multiple improbable combinations, all served by dialogues sometimes overflowing with humor and a few well-found twists. In the panel of this large category, we find many heroes, in particular an elegant dog, generally smart (well, a little), and his sidekick of always, a funny white rabbit not lacking in spicy humor. Do you recognize them? So do we, and they're coming back to Nintendo Switch now for our greatest pleasure. Sam and Max are in the place! True entities of the video games of the 2000s, the grown-up children of today certainly remember this facetious tandem. For all those who have not had the opportunity to meet them, we present them to you briefly. Sam and Max are two particularly lovable cops with such funny and exuberant temperaments (especially

Chronos Before the Ashes Review: An Accessible And Charming Souls-Like

Almost unnoticed when it was released in 2016, Chronos had the merit of being one of the first ambitious single-player games entirely in virtual reality. Today, his parents invite us to dive back into his world with this late porting to consoles ... The Gunfire Games studio has been increasing its releases lately. After DarkSiders 3 and Remnant: From the Ashes , here the studio is giving us a redesign of a game released which made a lot of noise in the world of VR in 2016. For its passage on consoles, Chronos was entitled to a complete overhaul, turning into a true Souls-like. The camera also switches to a third person, for an even more immersive experience. Here I find all the codes of the genre with relatively linear levels filled with recesses where various threats can hide. A few hits are enough to get you down. The enemies are tough and to overcome them, you will have to be careful. You take blows with your shield to attack only when your opponent drops his guard. As in other Sou

Wingspan Review - A Brand New Strategy Card Game For Nintendo Switch

Wingspan is the latest from publisher Stonemaier Games . This publisher, through its games like Viticulture , Scythe,  or Charterstone to name a few, is becoming one of the most innovative, dynamic, and interesting publishers to follow in the small world of playful creation. Just through one of its creators, Jamey Stegmaier, who offers real conferences or master classes from his living room on social networks, and likes to share his vision, his ideas, and his thoughts on the world of gaming. So I can only suggest you go and have a look by yourself, it is extremely informative! Then because Stonemaier Games offers real little jewels in boxes. They don't just take out the games, they give it real care and the content as much as the container is neat. Themes are not just there to ride this or that mode - you just have to look at Scythe and its extremely immersive and deep theme. Wingspan is a perfect illustration of this with its theme which, at first glance, would only raise the b

Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity - When the Heroes Rise

While many were waiting for  Breath of the Wild 2 , Nintendo had the brilliant idea of ​​re-partnering with Koei Tecmo and Omega Force to create this band new Zelda episode:  All of that with a mix of the beautiful and colorful universe of the series’s most acclaimed episodes with the musou style of the Warriors games, That was a hope for a very promising marriage between them. The third-party studio already had great success with the first Hyrule Warriors so Nintendo was open to loaning them the franchise again. Does Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity have the right recipe for making us wait until the sequel? Let's find more now! To the rescue of Hyrule Before the century of darkness leading up to the events of Breath of the Wild , there was one last great fight. This pitted the forces of Hyrule against that of the terrible Scourge Ganon, and the King of Hyrule hoped to save the kingdom from this threat. However, Zelda accompanied by Link and Impa traveled the counties to unite

Pikmin 3 Deluxe Review: A Refreshing Edition

August 2000. Visitors to Spaceworld discover the first technological demos of Nintendo's new console, the Gamecube. Among these, the presentation of Super Mario 128 makes its small effect with its hundred mustaches sticking together and moving on a board similar to a Monopoly. While making his speech that day, Shigeru Miyamoto does not know it yet but he is laying the foundations for his future franchise: Pikmin ! Since then, the license has hosted three episodes and while waiting to learn more about Pikmin 4 (which was announced in 2015), the Switch is getting an improved version of the third installment. A good little reminder! Yes, the Pikmin ! With their protruding eyes and frozen expression, you'd think the light was shining on their little heads but not shining on the back of the yard. Big mistake: these little creatures are infinitely smarter than Lemmings, another short-legged concept that caused a sensation in the 1980s. When it comes to going charcoal, Nintendo's

Clubhouse Games: 51 Worldwide Classics: Games Review from all over your Switch!

It is often forgotten that games are part of human history. In fact, humans having a need for entertainment, they have invented a variety of games over the millennia. Thus, each culture has its games, some aimed at pure and simple entertainment, and others putting our brainpower more to use. This is the big idea behind Clubhouse Games: 51 Worldwide Classics , the second game in this franchise which aims to introduce you to more than fifty games from around the world in a digital format that is as enjoyable as it is accessible! Games and more games everywhere As its name suggests, 51 Worldwide Classics offers no less than 51 games that have marked the different cultures of the world, from Otello to Checkers, including Chess and Solitaire. You will travel around the world to discover all these hobbies, the developers wanted to introduce you to these dozens of games, regardless of your knowledge of them. This is also one of the pleasures of the second installment of the Clubhouse Games

Kirby Fighters 2 Review, A Super Smash Bros. Lite?

Developed by HAL Labs, and published by Nintendo, Kirby Fighters 2 is a fighting game set in the Kirby license universe. Released on September 24, 2020, on Nintendo Switch, it is the sequel to the first episode of the game, Kirby Fighters Deluxe, released on 3DS in 2014. Discover our review of Kirby Fighters 2 . For information, Kirby Fighters Deluxe was a small game already inspired by a mini-game present in Kirby Triple Deluxe. Kirby and its rivals! When the player turns on his console and starts the famous game, he will come across a classic menu, but rather pretty. Several options will be available to him: combat mode, online or locally, as well as story and solitaire mode. Let's start with the one that many will begin with: the story. You might say, this player is a Kirby, so the story is simple, perhaps too simple, for some: “King Dadidou and Meta Knight have opposed Kirby many times, even going so far as to ally on occasion. In order to defeat Kirby once and for all, the li