If you’re anything like me, you often find yourself looking through different websites based around gaming, accessories etc. I love looking for new and different peripherals to accentuate my games consoles. My latest recent discovery is the Pro-Controller accessory for Nintendo Switch, the Switch Fix. The Switch Fix was designed by Gamer Austin Stark. We […]Read More My Time With Switch Fix – Accessory Review
Developer: Loren Lemcke Publisher: Digerati Release Date: Out Now Price: £10.79 (£13.49 after 26/05) // $11.99($14.99 after 26/05) Eshop Page: Super Blood Hockey Switch eshop Page Lace up your skates and grab your hockey stick as we take a look at Super Blood Hockey, GAME ON! Let’s start off by saying this game is […]Read More Super Blood Hockey – 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 supplied by Wistone Entertainment for the purposes of this review. Waking up surrounded by the walking dead, sound familiar? Well it should do but can Dawn […]Read More Dawn of Survivors – Review (Nintendo Switch)
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 I sit and write this first impressions article. It’s been a day that has been full of joy and I’ll be completely honest it’s down to […]Read More Nintendo Labo VR Kit – First impressions
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 April a whole host of blockbuster titles will be receiving significant price cuts. confirmation of whether this sale is happening in other territories is yet to […]Read More Nintendo Switch Blockbuster Sale coming 11/04!
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 of their most popular franchises on the Nintendo Switch. Yes that’s right updates for Super Mario Odyssey and The Legend of Zelda Breath of The Wild […]Read More Labo VR Support for Mario Odyssey and Zelda BOTW
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 hordes to Angel Grove…again! Where are The colourfully dressed teens to kick some ass? You guessed it the Power Rangers are probably sat playing their new […]Read More Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid – 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 games release on different platforms and with the release of Ultrawings on Nintendo Switch is it more up, up and away or does it fail to […]Read More Ultrawings – 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 get lost amongst the other great (and not so great) eShop games. Golf Peaks may not initially catch your eye when you browse through the catalogue, […]Read More Golf Peaks – Review (Nintendo Switch)
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 played was 1996’s Grand Prix Manager 2 back in the day when Windows 95 was the latest state of the art operating system. I adored this […]Read More Motorsport Manager for Nintendo Switch – Review
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 I received the email saying I could review this game from my childhood I was almost dancing around the room like a member of S Club […]Read More Turok – 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 use your best trading skills to make the most profit. Sounds simple enough, but as you travel across the length and breadth of Kaidan there are […]Read More Merchants of Kaidan – 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 Games for the purpose of this review. Not since the days of the N64 have I bothered with a Snowboarding game. It’s been that long I […]Read More Snowboarding The Next Phase – 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 with waves of zombies chasing you, all of them eager to rip the flesh from your bones? Well now you can live this fantasy in the […]Read More Blood Waves – 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 treat as Warplanes: WW2 Dogfight was recently released onto the Nintendo eShop. Let’s get our pilots jacket on and see if this dog can hunt. Take […]Read More Warplanes: WW2 Dogfight – Review (Nintendo Switch)
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 real passion for gaming. I started my gaming off years ago and remember getting my first Atari and NES system and I haven’t looked back since! […]Read More Buy us a coffee?
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 Nintendo Switch was getting another FPS game I had a good feeling as one genre that I love and the Switch needs more of is first-person […]Read More Modern Combat Blackout – 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 coming to Nintendo Switch I was really excited as I felt the game would be served well by the home/hybrid console. Did this gritty thriller push […]Read More Observer – 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 gaming, mix the two together add a dash of turn-based combat and you come out with the delightful Halcyon 6: Starbase Commander Lightspeed Edition on Nintendo […]Read More Halcyon 6: Starbase Commander – Review (Nintendo Switch)
For any of you readers who are on twitter or for those of you thinking about joining up to the legendary Twitterverse, we are holding a competition on our Twitter account. Simply go to twitter and search for @AncientReviews and our pinned tweet will give you all the details. Thanks to the lovely folks over […]Read More Twitter Giveaway
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 best attempts. I enjoyed the experience but it was a shame not to have anything to show for it. It’s not uncommon to return empty handed […]Read More Fishing Universe Simulator – Review (Nintendo Switch)
South Park: The Stick of Truth Official Webpage Developer: Obsidian Publisher: Ubisoft Price: £29.99 // $29.99 We’re Going Down to South Park South Park: The Stick of Truth surprised many fans of the show when it was originally released back in 2014. South Park games up until that point had been a mixed bag in terms of […]Read More South Park: The Stick of Truth – Review (Nintendo Switch)
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 game that will have you scratching your head at puzzles as you leave your bed and start on your journey. It’s not for the faint-hearted but […]Read More Bad Dream: Coma Nintendo Switch (Review)
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 to. There always seems to be at least one nosy neighbour on every street who can’t help but want to know everybody’s business. You try to […]Read More Hello Neighbor – 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 time has had an effect on my life. We are all victims of time in our lives, it’s always deserting us or running away from us […]Read More The Gardens Between – 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 or for arcades only then think again. Wales Interactive have given us an all-new take on the light gun genre NOW with all-new motion controls thanks […]Read More Time Carnage – 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 an empty planet or watch the Matt Damon movie the Martian and think I could cope with that situation? Well, thanks to the guys at Stage […]Read More Lifeless Planet – 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 is a platform adventure where you take control of Borti, a tyrannosaurus rex from the village of Dinoburg. Right from the get go Borti admits “I […]Read More Tiny Hands Adventure – Review (Nintendo Switch)
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 of Nintendo at the time) told Senators that this game would never appear on a Nintendo system….yeah about that… I for one am really happy, I […]Read More Night Trap Trailer -Finally on Nintendo
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 game is full of life and fun and loads of pop culture references that will keep you entertained (trust me, there’s something for everyone). This […]Read More The Wardrobe – Nintendo Switch Review
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 in late November. See Miles Jacobson’s tweets below. Whoops! For those asking, it is, of course, Football Manager Touch what with Switch being touch screen. […]Read More Football Manager 2019 coming to Switch November
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 to Switch starting as early as next week. The Walking Dead: the complete first season, The Walking Dead: Season Two and The Walking Dead: A New […]Read More The Walking Dead Seasons 1-3 coming soon to Nintendo Switch
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 the video below. A few highlights: Morphies Law Prison Architect Switch Edition The Gardens Between Monster Boy & the Cursed Kingdom Children of Morta Windjammers Streets […]Read More Indie Highlights – Nintendo
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 version with a couple of little changes…..it’s Captain Toad Treasure Tracker! Let’s get this straight I love this game, but it suffers in my opinion from […]Read More Captain Toad Treasure Tracker – 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 about 18 months ago and it bought with it quite possibly the best entry in the LOZ series to date, so let’s jump right in and […]Read More Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild – 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 say all in all this isn’t a bad little game. Wales interactive, the team who gave us The Bunker and the Infectious Madness of Doctor Dekker […]Read More Late Shift – 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 me coming back for more, however this game has not aced the serve and has left me wondering if the series can be redeemed. So let’s […]Read More Tennis World Tour – 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 don’t know are the team behind bringing this game to the Nintendo Switch and if you don’t know their work then allow me to name drop […]Read More Wolfenstein 2 The New Colossus – 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 the game was coming to the home/hybrid console.Thanks to People data mining and then uploading the info they had found the surprise was spoilt for all. […]Read More Fortnite – Review (Nintendo Switch)
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 that Nintendo had a disappointing show. In my opinion everyone would have been very happy if a few things hadn’t been leaked by data hackers mining […]Read More Post E3 blues….Nintendo
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 game……yes that’s right LUIGI is getting his own mode.Luigi’s Balloon World update has apparently gone live, so anyone who owns Mario Odyssey hit update to receive […]Read More Mario Odyssey- Luigi Balloon world update
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 this week the release of Horror games Layers of Fear and Hollow, now these games are not your usual release on a Nintendo console. Wii U […]Read More Nintendo – finally adopting a broad mind.
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 play on some of the fantastic games that were available for the now dead console.Since the Nintendo Switch launched last March there have been a few […]Read More Wii U Games – To Port or not to Port????
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 the games release later this week.Read More Hollow – Nintendo Switch launch
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 3 months = £7.99 12 months = £19.99 Let’s hope for some great surprises when they announce the rest!Read More Nintendo Switch Online launching late 2018
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 and brilliant Super Mario Odyssey it’s easy to see why Switch has sold so well, the next question is where do the big N go from […]Read More Nintendo – Switch it up?
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 face. Now being in my thirties I’m not as quick to make an impulse buy. I decided to take the plunge at the beginning of December […]Read More PS VR – A Welcome Surprise.
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 3, Mario World, Mario 64 and That’s just one series of games. Since last E3 I think most of us thought we would have a Switch […]Read More Nintendo Virtual Console???
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 thirties and have been gaming since I was 6 years old, how on earth can a snot nosed, mouthy sod on a head set who is […]Read More What makes a Hardcore Gamer???