Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle Review

Platforms: Nintendo Switch

With the recently announced Donkey Kong DLC coming Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle, this seemed like the perfect time to revisit the game and share my thoughts. This is no ordinary Mario game as the Mushroom Kingdom has been mixed together with Ubisoft’s Rabbids and for many it is unknown whether this makes for a good mix. My first impressions probably matched many others, am I going to like a Mario game that doesn’t appear to be anything like a ‘standard’ Mario game? Of course, the word standard is used loosely since Mario likes to dabble in various other activities such as Tennis, Soccer, Olympics Games amongst others. That said, my initial concerns soon dissipated. Continue reading “Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle Review”


Call Of Duty: Black Ops 4 Details Revealed

Unless you have been living under a rock then you will know that Call Of Duty: Black Ops 4 is the next Call Of Duty game coming in October this year. Activision kindly shared more details of what players can expect in the game during a live show yesterday and it is not everything you thought it would be. The rumours beforehand indicated there would be no single player campaign and instead we would have a Battle Royale game mode and it turns out those rumours were pretty spot on! Continue reading “Call Of Duty: Black Ops 4 Details Revealed”

Mario Tennis Aces Is Getting An Online Tournament Demo

Updated 17/05/2018: In addition to the Online Tournament Demo, Mario Tennis Aces will be getting a permanent demo in the Nintendo eShop from 24th May – that’s only a week away! So if you having been dying to get your hands on the game early then now is your chance! Mark the date, tennis fans and take to the court to play against CPU and hone your skills for the online tournament coming in June!

One of the few games that left a mark on me from Nintendo’s last Direct presentation was Mario Tennis Aces and it won’t be long before Nintendo Switch owners will be able to try the game for free with the new Online Tournament Demo. Not only will you be able to play the game ahead of its full release on 22nd June, you will also be able to earn a prize by participating in Online Tournaments! So, when can you try out the Mario Tennis Aces Demo I hear you ask? Continue reading “Mario Tennis Aces Is Getting An Online Tournament Demo”

Minecraft’s Cross-Platform Bedrock Update Launches on Nintendo Switch in June

Updated 18/05/2018: If getting cross platform play wasn’t enough for Switch players, then you can also expect to start playing the Update Aquatic at the same time. Minecraft’s brand-new update will make ocean exploration a ton more fun as it introduces brand new underwater biomes with ravines, caves, shipwrecks, ruins and more to find. You will also be able to enjoy a selection of new fish including cod, tropical fish and dolphins! If you play Minecraft on Xbox One or PC then this update will be available now but Switch players won’t have to wait long as this update with launch alongside the Bedrock Update on 21st June. Just know, the Update Aquatic will only be playable once you have download the Bedrock Update. Are you excited to try out some new stuff in Minecraft?

Minecraft has been a behemoth within the video games industry for quite some time. There are still plenty of gamers out there still playing the game despite launching almost 7 years ago. Now, Mojang are releasing a new update for Switch owners, which first and foremost, will enable cross-platform multiplayer with all supported platforms excluding PS4, of course! It will also give Switch players access to multiplayer servers and Realms along with a host of performance improvements! As a Switch player myself, this has been a long time coming and I, for one, am looking forward to trying out this new update when it launches on 21st June. Continue reading “Minecraft’s Cross-Platform Bedrock Update Launches on Nintendo Switch in June”

Nintendo Switch Online Details Released

Nintendo’s Online service on the Switch has been a long time coming. Originally scheduled to launch in March 2018, it was delayed until September which meant players could continue playing online for free for a while longer. Now we have more details on Nintendo’s Online service and I can’t help but feel a little underwhelmed despite some clear wins for players. Continue reading “Nintendo Switch Online Details Released”

Does Xbox Really Need More Exclusives?

Much has been made of Microsoft’s successes in the current console marketplace. Xbox One is currently in second place with PlayStation taking a huge lead in terms of quantity of consoles sold worldwide. Many gamers have stated the lack of high quality Xbox One exclusive to be the problem but Xbox One sales and number of Xbox Live users has reached record numbers so is the outlook really that bad? Will a host of new exclusive close the gap? Continue reading “Does Xbox Really Need More Exclusives?”

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