if Super Mario Odyssey is Avengers, The Mooseman is I Heart Huckabees. One is a big screen, easy to digest popcorn fest, and the other is a weird little film that really isn’t for everyone.
Ink for the Nintendo switch is not my cup of tea. I want to get that out of the way, along with the notion that my cup of tea is different from yours and yours from mine.
To describe what Shape of the World by Hollow Tree Games is, it‘s useful to explain first what it isn’t and the first example that springs to mind is Sonic the Hedgehog. Where Sonic is speed, danger, points, enemies and bosses, Shape of the World is the exact opposite.
There’s been some catch-up going on in our house with our Nintendo Switch reviews. I’ve got two games to talk about in this instalment, and they really couldn’t be more different from one another.
Don’t Die Mr. Robot! is an addictive, arcade style game that plays like a top shelf mobile game on the big screen.
The Princess and I are sitting at the kitchen table, and I’ve just finished a bunch of levels on Kirby Star Allies, the new 2D platform game for the Nintendo Switch. The only real problem is, I still don’t know what a Kirby is. So, I turn to the expert.
Growing up in the 1980s and ’90s, I always found myself grabbing for a Choose Your Own Adventure or Twistaplot book.
For the gamers out there, the last few weeks have seen some fun releases hit digital and physical store shelves. One was a pretty big deal, the other has gone a little under the radar – depending on your system, they’re both well worth your time.
The Princess wanted me to have a Nintendo Switch. She’s sweet that way. And I wanted her to be able to use one, as well. I’d rather she play games than get sucked into the YouTube void of Minecraft videos and Blind Bag Unboxings. So on my birthday, it was Nintendo Switch day.
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