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Dawn of Survivors – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Wistone Entertainment Publisher: Wistone Entertainment Release Date: 19/04/2019(EU) // 18/04/2019(US) Price: £1.59 // $1.99 Eshop Page: Dawn of Survivors eshop Page The Review Key for this game was…

My Time At Portia – Review (Xbox One)

Developer: Pathea Games Publisher: Team 17  Release Date: 16/04/2019 Price: £24.99 My Time At Portia Homepage Link. Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PC, Ps4 and Xbox One (Reviewed) Review Key for My…

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy – Review (PS4)

Developer: Capcom Publisher: Capcom Release date: 09/04/19 Price: £26.99 PlayStation page: Ace Attorney Homepage That’s right, PlayStation finally has access to the entertaining, absurd and zany world of law…

Resident Evil 3 remake due for January 2020?

  That’s right folks, the big guy Nemesis could be re-animated and re-imagined in a Resident Evil 3 remake and I am giddy with excitement and joy at the…

Nintendo Labo VR Kit – First impressions

Nintendo Labo VR Kit Developer: Nintendo Publisher: Nintendo Release Date: 12/04/2019 Price Range: £35 – £70 // $40 – $80 Expansion Sets: £17.99 Well it’s Friday 12th April as…

Apocryph – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Bigzur Games Publisher: Bigzur Games Release Date: Out Now Price: £11.99 // $14.95 Eshop Page: Apocryph eshop page Going back years in my gaming life I look fondly on…

Nintendo Switch Blockbuster Sale coming 11/04!

Well it’s that time again as we take a look at eshop deals announced for this week. Nintendo Of Europe have shared news that starting on the 11th of…

GODS Remastered – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Robot Riot UG Publisher: Robot Riot Platforms: Xbox One, Steam, Switch (reviewed), PS4 Price: £16.99 // $19.99 GODS Remastered official homepage🔗 If you’re under the age of 25…

April Nintendo Direct Inbound?

So unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last week or so you will undoubtedly have heard the rumours abound that we are getting possibly another Nintendo…

Labo VR Support for Mario Odyssey and Zelda BOTW

With the release of the Nintendo Labo VR kit only a week away, Nintendo in their usual style have announced this morning that free updates are coming to two…

Vaporum – Review (Xbox One)

Developer: Fatbot Games Publisher: Merge Games Release Date: PS4 – 09/04, Xbox – 10/04, NS – 11/04 Price: £15.99 (Sale Price Then £19.99)   Vaporum is the latest grid…

Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: nWay Publisher: nWay Release: Out Now Price: £17.99 // $19.99 Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid Eshop Page   Well the evil Lord Z has sent his evil…

Preview of April PS4 releases

  Welcome, once again to the PS4 monthly preview. This month we will be looking at several fantastic games due to be released in the month of April. Let’s…

Ultrawings – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Bit Planet Games Publisher: Bit Planet Games Release Date: 28/03/2019 Price: £14.99 // $19.99 Eshop Page: Ultrawings Eshop Page Over the years we’ve had some wonderful flight sim…

Alwa’s Awakening – Review (PS4)

Developer: Elden Pixels Publisher: Elden Pixels Released: 21/03/19 Price: £7.99 PlayStation page: https://store.playstation.com/en-gb/product/EP5092-CUSA12642_00-ALWASAWAKENING00 I’ve mentioned in previous reviews that I am a bit of a sucker for nostalgic retro…

Golf Peaks – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Afterburn Publisher: 7Levels Price: £4.49 // $4.99 Golf Peaks Nintendo eShop page🔗 With the continued flurry of releases on the Nintendo eShop it’s easy for indie titles to…

Daggerhood – Review (PS4)

Developer: Woblyware Publisher: Ratalaika Games Released: 06/03/19 – Out now Price: £3.99 / $4.99 PlayStation page: https://www.playstation.com/en-us/games/daggerhood-ps4/ Daggerhood Review,   I came across this and the pixel art style…

Motorsport Manager for Nintendo Switch – Review

Developer: Playsport Games Publisher: Curve Digital Price: £11.99 (*£9.59) // $14.99 (*$11.99) *launch price until 28/03/19 Motorsport Manager for Nintendo Switch eShop page The last racing management game I…

Turok – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Nightdive Studios Publisher: Nightdive Studios Release Date: 18/03/2019 (Switch) Price: £15.79 / $19.99 Eshop Page: Turok Dinosaur Hunter eshop Page Okay let me start by saying the minute…

Beat Cop – Review (PS4)

Developer: Pixel Crow Publisher: 11 bit studios Release Date: Out Now Platforms: PS4 (Reviewed) / XboxOne / Switch Web Page: Beat Cop Official Site  Designed as a homage to all…

Merchants of Kaidan – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Forever Entertainment SA Publisher: Forever Entertainment SA Price: £8.99 // $9.99 Nintendo Switch eShop page Merchants of Kaidan is a charming strategy trading game that requires you to…

Rico – Review (PS4)

Developer: Ground Shatter Publisher: Rising Star Games Release Date: 12/03/19 Price: $19.99 / £15.99 Formats: PS4 (Reviewed)/ Switch / Xbox Official page: http://rico-game.com/ Lots of bad guys to kill?…

Snowboarding The Next Phase – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Session Games Inc Publisher: Red Bull Media House Eshop Page: Snowboarding Next Phase eshop page Price: £9.99  / $9.99 Release Date: Available Now Review Key was provided by Session…

Blood Waves – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Sometimes You Publisher: Sometimes You Eshop Page: Blood Waves eshop Page Price: £8.99 / $9.99 Release Date: 15/03/2019 Have you ever dreamed of being trapped in a room…

Xbox Games with Gold and PlayStation Plus March Free Games

March has arrived and with it a new line-up of games to download for Xbox Live and PlayStation Plus members. What games can subscribers enjoy this month? Xbox Games…

Warplanes: WW2 Dogfight – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Home Net Games Publisher: 7Levels Price: £8.99 / $9.99 Warplanes: WW2 Dogfight Nintendo Switch eShop page Fans of games set in the WW2 era are in for a…

Preview of March PS4 releases

Welcome to the monthly preview of some great releases coming up in March on the PS4! I’ve chosen several games that are getting released throughout the month and I,…

ToeJam and Earl: Back in the Groove – Review (PC)

Developer: Humanature Studios Publisher: Humanature Studios Price: £15.79 / $19.99 Eshop Page: ToeJam and Earl BITG Steam Page Available On: PS4, Xbox One, Steam, Nintendo Switch. So in the spirit…

Rainswept – Review (PC)

Developer: Frostwood Interactive Price: £9.29 Official Rainswept homepage Rainswept is a 2D detective adventure game that is available to play on PC, Mac and Linux. This unassuming indie game…

Far Cry New Dawn – Review (PS4)

Developer: Ubisoft Publisher: Ubisoft Released: 15/02/19 Price: £35.99 Far Cry New Dawn PlayStation page: https://www.playstation.com/en-us/games/far-cry-new-dawn-ps4/ Welcome back to Hope County!   For the first time in the Far Cry…

Trials Rising (Beta) Launches Today

Today marks the start of the Beta for the upcoming release of the next instalment in the Ubisoft franchise Trials Rising. The Beta is launching on all platforms INCLUDING…

Luigi’s Mansion – Review (3DS)

Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Nintendo Released: 12th October 2018 Official page: Luigi’s Mansion 3DS Page Luigi finally gets his first mansion release on the 3DS and it is spook-tastic! Luigi…

Buy us a coffee?

Hey guys, Allow me to introduce myself, I’m Neal and I sort of run this whole thing. I’ll tell you a little about myself, I’m 36 and have a…

Modern Combat Blackout – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Gameloft Mexico Publisher: Gameloft Release Date: 14/02/2019 Price: £19.99 / $19.99 Eshop Page: Modern Combat Blackout Eshop Page Review Key supplied by Gameloft.   Once I heard that the…

Observer – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Bloober Team Publisher: Bloober Team Release Date: 07/02/2019 Price: £26.99 / $29.99 Observer eshop page When I first heard the gritty and dark sci-fi themed game Observer was…

Resident Evil 2 – Review (PS4)

Developer and Publisher: Capcom Released: 25/01/19 Price: £44.99 Official Resident Evil 2 webpage Nostalgic excitement     When this was first announced that it was getting a remake, I…

Halcyon 6: Starbase Commander – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Massive Damage Inc Publisher: Smiling Buddha Games LLC Price: £14.99 / $19.99 Halcyon 6: Starbase Commander eshop page I’m a massive fan of all things sci-fi and retro…

Fishing Universe Simulator – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Publisher: Forever Entertainment Price: £8.99 // $9.99 Fishing Universe Simulator Nintendo UK eShop page The one and only time I went fishing I failed to catch anything despite my…

New Star Manager – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: New Star Games Publisher: FiveAcesPublishing Price: £14.99 / $19.99 Release: 31/01/2019 Let’s kick off (see what I did there), New Star Manager on Switch is a fantastic and…

Xbox Games with Gold and PlayStation Plus Line-ups for February

The February line-up of games for both Xbox Live and PS Plus subscribers have been announced. Here are the free games available to download and play this month. Xbox…

Bad Dream: Coma Nintendo Switch (Review)

Developer: Desert Fox Publisher: Forever Entertainment S.A. Price: £8.99 / $9.99 Release Date: 24/01/2019 Nintendo UK eShop Bad Dream: Coma is a dark and wonderful point and click adventure…

Bedtime Blues – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Bedtime Blues Developer: Hannmade Studios Publisher: Forever Entertainment Price: £8.99 / $9.99 Release 17/01/2019 Inspired by the Five Nights at Freddy’s franchise comes a fantastically frustrating but amazingly addictive game…

Hello Neighbor – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Hello Neighbor website Developer: Dynamic Pixels Publisher: tinyBuild Price: £35.99 // $39.99 Neighbours, everybody needs good neighbours.   You can choose where you live but you can’t choose who you live next…

Lamplight City – Review (PC)

Lamplight City Developer Site Developer: Grundislav Games Publisher: Application Systems Heidelberg Price: £11.39 // $14.99 I enjoy a good point and click adventure game to unwind to in the evenings.…
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My Brother Rabbit Nintendo Switch Review

Children have the most colourful imagination. They see things differently than we adults or maybe see things as being something else. The little ones are able to create their…

Danger Mouse The Danger Games Review

Danger Mouse The Danger Games Website Developer: 9th Impact Publisher: 9th Impact Price: £4.49 // $4.99 (Nintendo eshop)   Danger Mouse, where to start? Well he’s amazing, he’s fantastic, wherever…
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A Case of Distrust Nintendo Switch Review

Personally, I am a very huge crime fan. Everything with solving a case excites me and wakes up my interest. It was always fascinating and I think I picked…

The Gardens Between – Review (Nintendo Switch)

The Gardens Between Developer: The Voxel Agents Publisher: The Voxel Agents Price: £17.99 // $19.99   While playing The Gardens Between, Its interesting when I think about how much…

Doughlings Arcade – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Doughlings Arcade official website Developer: Hero Concept Publisher: Hero Concept Platforms: Steam // Xbox One // Nintendo Switch (reviewed) Price: £6.29 // $6.99 (Nintendo eShop price) Doughlings Arcade is…

The Physics Are All Wrong! | Senran Kagura Reflexions Review

PARENTAL ADVISORY: This game deals with graphic nature and isn’t suitable for younger audiences. It deals with sensitive topics, the female body, and it’ll make some feel uncomfortable. Please…

Classically Inspired | Dust: An Elysian Tail Review

Authors Note: The Developer has released the aforementioned patch & fixed some of the issues that I had. This makes me really happy because as you read the review,…

Time Carnage – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Time Carnage eshop Page Developer: Wales Interactive Publisher: Wales Interactive Price: £9.99 // $12.99  Time Carnage   If you thought light gun games were a thing of the past…

Realpolitiks – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Realpolitiks Developer: Jujubee Games Publisher: Forever Entertainment Price: £22.49 (on offer at time of writing £20.24) // $24.99 I love my politics. No, wait….hear me out! I love keeping…

Mu Legend – Review (PC)

MU Legend is the latest development by WEBZEN in the MU series (MU online and MU origin), It is also the latest installment of its kind in the ‘dungeon…

Unavowed – Review (PC)

Unavowed Official Website Developed by: Wadjet Eye Games Published by: Wadjet Eye Games Current Price: £10.99 // $14.99 The Unavowed is the latest offering from the developers behind the critically…

Lifeless Planet – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Lifeless Planet Nintendo Page Developer: Stage 2 Studios Publisher: Serenity Forge Price: £15.99 // $19.99 Lifeless Planet Did you ever wonder what it would be like to be stranded on…

In Conversation with Dyadic Games

If you haven’t heard of the action-adventure/RPG title Sikanda then are you looking in the right places? I got to ask Stefan Kohl Founder of Dyadic Games, some questions…

In Conversation with SunEater Studios

SunEater Studios, are a game studio based out of Orlando Fl. These guys introduced me to the first game they are currently working on, its name is Locus Flux.…

Phantaruk – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Phantaruk Nintendo Site Developer: Polyslash Publisher: Forever Entertainment Price: £4.49/$4.99 Phantaruk is a survival horror game that has all the right ingredients for an amazing game. The game takes place…

Free Games for September – Xbox and Playstation

Here are the September lineups for PlayStation Plus and Xbox Live

Two Point Hospital, spiritual successor to Theme Hospital, out today

21 years following the original release of Bullfrog's Theme Hospital, it's spiritual successor Two Point Hospital is released today.

Tiny Hands Adventure – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Tiny Hands Adventure Tiny Hands Adventure Website Developed by: Funware Published by: Blue Sunset Games Current Price: £13.99 / $12.74 at time of writing (usual price $16.99) Tiny Hands Adventure…

The Gardens Between coming to platforms September

The Gardens Between The beautiful new game The Gardens Between by The Voxel Agents hits Nintendo Switch, PS4, Steam and the Mac App Store on September 20th, priced at…

Streets of Rage 4 Reveal Trailer

A surprise drop of a trailer for a brand new sequel in the Streets of Rage series has just gotten us all shook up over here! Nostalgia feels are…

State Of Mind – Review (Nintendo Switch)

State Of Mind Nintendo Site Publisher:  Daedalic Entertainment Developer: Daedalic Entertainment Price: £34.99 / $39.99 I’m a guy who really loves the whole sci-fi, noir, futuristic idea. It’s a vision…

Night Trap Trailer -Finally on Nintendo

Since 1992 some of us (It can’t just be me?) have wanted to see Night Trap appear on a Nintendo console. Well, Yesterday that moment came! Howard Lincoln (Chairman…

The Wardrobe – Nintendo Switch Review

The Wardrobe Website Developed By: CINIC Games Published By: MixedBag Games Current Price: £13.49 / $14.99 Let me start by saying for a game with death as a central theme this…

Let there be light | Flood of Light Nintendo Switch Review

Browsing the library of my beloved Nintendo Switch led me to one conclusion, what should I review next. Sometimes, a certain game will stand out to you. In my…

Football Manager 2019 coming to Switch November

It seems Sports Interactive have let the cat out of the bag. Rejoice that they have as the hugely successful Football Manager 2019 Touch is heading to Nintendo Switch…

The Walking Dead Seasons 1-3 coming soon to Nintendo Switch

It seems that the wonderful people over at Telltale games have heard our cries. The announcement came today that the earlier seasons of the hugely popular series are coming…

Luigi’s Mansion 3DS October Release

The GameCube classic as we all know has been remade for Nintendo’s handheld and its release date is set for October 19th, so is gonna bring scares to people…

Indie Highlights – Nintendo

So an almost stealth drop has just come in with Nintendo dropping a 20-minute video highlighting games that are incoming over the next few months into 2019! Check out…

Diablo III Eternal Collection coming to Switch

So thanks to a leak in an article written by Forbes this week, the fantastic Diablo III Eternal Collection has now been confirmed for Nintendo Switch! That’s not all,…

Detective Gallo – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Detective Gallo Website Current Price: £11.46 / $12.74 (Pre-Order 15% discount) Normal Price: £13.49 / $14.99 Written by Marianne Riggs, a freelance writer. Away from their traditional PC roots,…

Into the Stars! | Cosmic Star Heroine Review

Cosmic Star Heroine is a call-back to what is arguably seen as the golden age of JRPG’s & turn-based combat. As soon as you boot it up, the nostalgia…

Vampyr – Review (PC)

Oddly enough, the first time I heard about this game was through a Facebook advertisement. Ever since, this title has been something I have been very looking forward to…

Doom – Review (Nintendo Switch)

The smash-hit reboot of the cult classic Doom has made it to the Nintendo Switch platform. During this review, we will take a hard look at how this game…

Dark Souls Remastered – Nintendo Switch Release date and more.

It’s a game we have been waiting for since it was announced and yesterday, finally, Bandai Namco actually gave us some good news. Dark Souls Remastered will finally hit…

Twitter Competition!

We are running a Twitter competition. What this means is if we can get our Twitter followers up to 150 and increase our site traffic (we need you!), then…

Weekly Round Up – A busy few days.

It’s Saturday and hope you’re all having a great weekend of gaming  so far. I thought I would take this opportunity to go through the new and exciting things…

Super Mario Odyssey – Review (Nintendo Switch)

The true successor to Super Mario 64 is here! Call off the search because Nintendo has properly delivered. Mario 64 was released in 1996 for the Nintendo 64, we…

Titanic Adventure Out of Time – A PC classic revisited

I have fond memories of playing Titanic Adventure Out of Time from my childhood. Released back in 1996, this point and click adventure developed by CyberFlix thrusts you back…

State Of Decay 2 – Review (Xbox One)

Let me start of by saying I have been a very big fan of the work Undead Labs have put in to making a game that, lets face it,…

Ancient Gamer Blog Update – 26/07/2018

Good Morning! Well we thought it best to keep you all updated with what’s going on. You may have noticed that we have a new logo! We love it…

TLOZ Ocarina of Time 3D – Review (3DS)

It’s time for a classic game review! Once upon a time (quite a while ago,I was a little boy) Nintendo re-invented its gaming series in a  massive way and…

Captain Toad Treasure Tracker – Review (Nintendo Switch)

So it’s time for the cute little mushroom headed creatures to step out of the Mario shaped shadow and take centre stage. It’s a port of the Wii U…

Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Hey, listen! Is that the faint cry of Navi the fairy calling? No its the ancient gamer trying to get up out of his chair! The Nintendo Switch launched…

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe -Review (Nintendo Switch)

Mario and crew race onto Nintendo Switch with a port of the Wii U smash. Does it deliver at speed or limp over the finish line (yeah, I’ve got…

Late Shift – Review (Nintendo Switch)

So the popular genre from the 90’s is making a comeback, that’s right the golden age of FMV games is fighting its way on to the scene. Let me…

Tennis World Tour – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Well this review is a tough one to write, I love tennis and games in the past such as the Top Spin series have always been great and kept…

Wolfenstein 2 The New Colossus – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Well the time has finally come and the Colossus (Sorry) that is Wolfenstein has been released on Nintendo Switch…..and what a game it is. Panic Button, Who if you…

Fortnite – Review (Nintendo Switch)

Well the world-wide phenomenon that is Fortnite is now on the Nintendo Switch. For those of us who read the internet even before their e3 Direct we knew that…

Post E3 blues….Nintendo

Well I’ve been gone a while but I’m back. I’m old and forgot I had the page…So we are now suffering from post e3 blues and I keep hearing…

Mario Odyssey- Luigi Balloon world update

Good morning to all!Nintendo announced back in January that Super Mario Odyssey was to receive a free update that would bring everyone’s favourite plumber (just me??) in to the…

Nintendo – finally adopting a broad mind.

Maybe they are late to the party but it finally seems that Nintendo have finally realised that something for everyone really does pay off. The Nintendo eshop will see…

Doom Patch Notes:

Finally the notes for the latest patch for Doom have been released, lots of improvements and fixes listed below: • Motion Aiming – New control scheme option allows you…

Wii U Games – To Port or not to Port????

That is the question, now we all know that Wii U didn’t exactly set the world on fire with Hardware sales which in turn meant hardly anyone got to…

Doom – Nintendo Switch Patch Released (1.1.1)

Good day readers, The surprise release of the fantastic Bethesda game Doom has been updated over the course of last night. Full patch details have not been released, however…

Hollow – Nintendo Switch launch

Space horror game Hollow launches on Switch eshop this week on 22/02/2018. Check out the trailer by clicking the link below: Hollow Trailer – Nintendo Switch Check back after…

Rime – Nintendo Switch Update Released

Hello! I took the plunge on the troubled port of Rime on the Switch and oh dear the issues made the game difficult to play….. Well great news sports…

Nintendo Switch Online launching late 2018

Just some info regarding the paid service launching later this year. As far as I am aware the prices are the same in pounds so: 1 month = £3.99…

Nintendo – Switch it up?

Well year one of Nintendo Switch is nearly over and looking back at its first year its been great. With titles such as the fantastic Breath of the Wild…

PS VR – A Welcome Surprise.

Since the PlayStation launched its VR headset I will admit to being massively sceptical about whether it would be any good or if it would fall flat on its…

Nintendo Virtual Console???

Ok so we have all wanted a readily available selection of Nintendo back catalogue games since the Nintendo Switch launched early last year. Games such as Super Mario Bros…

What makes a Hardcore Gamer???

Right this is a gripe of mine, I don’t see how playing the latest COD game for hours on end makes you a hardcore gamer. I am in my…

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