Wolfenstein II is not only one of the best games of 2017, it’s also weirdly contemporary for a game set in an alternative, Nazi-run 1960s America.
VVVVVV – from the creator of indie classics like Super Hexagon and Tiny Heist – finally makes it to Switch. And it’s as wonderful as ever.
If you’re after a Zelda-style game that’s all about the puzzles rather than the combat, Ittle Dew 2+ might be the Nintendo Switch title you’ve been waiting for.
Perception is a rare example of narrative horror on Nintendo Switch, with the unique twist that you ‘see’ the world through the eyes (or rather, ears) of a blind person.
Numantia is a rare example of a hex-based war strategy game on consoles, in which plucky Celts face off against the Roman empire. Think Asterix without the laughs.
Something a bit different for the Nintendo Switch – a 1970s road trip along the Italian coast with fascinating conversations and multiple endings. And jazz fusion!
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The Switch eShop has been filling up with ports of indie games released on other platforms, and Inversus Deluxe makes its way … More
Double Dragon, but with Romans. Wulverblade is a beautifully drawn old-school beat ’em up for Nintendo Switch.
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Michigan: Report from Hell is the worst good game of all time. Wait you say, don’t you mean best worst … More
It had all gone wrong. After making my way through the cruise ship incognito, taking out my targets in silence … More
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Hurrah! Another game has been knocked from The Mantelpiece! They’re falling thick and fast… I’ve worked out that if I … More
I think the title of this post pretty much sums it all up. If you’ve played Shadow of the Colossus, … More
Enslaved: Odyssey To The West becomes the second game to fall from The Mantelpiece – at this blistering rate I … More
Assassin’s Creed II has the honour of being the first game to be knocked off The Mantelpiece and into the … More