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Gunman Clive HD Collection Review
Gunman Clive and its sequel are what I’d call “essential” games for any 3DS owner. Now on Wii U, Bertil Hörberg’s Gunman Clive HD Collection combines both titles into one must-have package....
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Splatoon Review
Whether you’re a kid or a squid, you’ve surely heard about Splatoon by now. After all, it’s Nintendo’s newest IP and first foray into the online multiplayer shooter space. Unlike your typical....
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Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker Review
Toad wears many hats (well, technically mushrooms). He’s been a kart racer, a baseball player, a tennis champ, a turnip tosser, a save point, and Princess Peach’s personal butler....
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Shapes of Gray Review
I remember playing Asteroids as a kid. In fact, it was one of the first games I ever played: black-and-white, simplistic, incredibly difficult (at least to a five-year-old), but equally rewarding. Shapes....
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Guacamelee! Review
What do you get when you combine Metroid-style exploration, fluid combo-based combat, and a healthy dose of Mexican flair? A damn good game, that’s for sure. But just how fantástico is DrinkBox....
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Super Smash Bros. Wii U Review
What makes Super Smash Bros. so popular? Is it the excitement of playing with a room full of friends (or perhaps the satisfaction of launching them into oblivion)? Is it the limitless....
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Shovel Knight Review
Fledgling studio Yacht Club Games launched a Kickstarter campaign for its first game, Shovel Knight, way back in March 2013. Within a month, nearly 15,000 backers had shattered....
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DK Country: Tropical Freeze Review

When Nintendo first revealed Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze during E3 2013, I’ll admit I was disappointed. Though I enjoyed 2010’s Donkey Kong Country Returns, a wonderfully challenging platformer on the Wii, I wasn’t clamoring for a sequel....

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Super Mario 3D World Review
Super Mario 3D World marks the red plumber’s first 3D adventure on the Wii U. A hybrid of 2D and 3D platforming, 3D World attempts to merge gameplay from several prior Mario titles together while still making creative strides and increasing accessibility. The result is....

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Mario Kart 8 Review
Mario Kart returns for the eighth installment in a franchise that has sold over 100 million units. Nintendo is hoping that Mario Kart 8 will provide a much needed Golden Mushroom to the fledgling Wii U...

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