This Week in Games: “Looking Forward to June” Edition

May 28th, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

May is ending and we’re entering another slow period of game releases.

The next couple of weeks are going to be relatively empty until around mid-June when ARMS, Cave Story+, Runbow Pocket Deluxe Edition and Ever Oasis all come out.

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This Week in Games: “Not Enough Time for Games” Edition

May 21st, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia came out last Friday and now the second part of the one-two punch of SRPGs lands this Tuesday when Disgaea 5 Complete launches on the Switch.

Both games are set to monopolize any possible free time you may have, making it harder to fit in sessions for Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers and Darksiders: Warmastered Edition, which also come out this week.

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This Week in Games: “Experience the Game Japan Has Enjoyed for Years” Edition

May 14th, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

That’s right. Cooking Mama: Sweet Shop is finally coming to the West after three long years.

The latest in the long-running cooking sim franchise will let 3DS players create food from 60 different recipes and more than 160 minigames!

Oh, and Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia also comes out this week.

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This Week in Games: “Come Back Next Week” Edition

May 07th, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

As mentioned last week, there is not a lot going on in terms of retail releases in the first half of May.

However, things will pick up beginning next week, when Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia launches on the 3DS.

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This Week in Games: “Another Slow Start” Edition

April 30th, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe was a strong lead in to May, but the start of the actual month itself leaves a lot to be desired.

In terms of retail, nothing of note is coming out until the second half of the month, when Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia, Disgaea 5 Complete and Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers all ship.

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This Week in Games: “Why Couldn’t ‘Mean Bean Machine’ Be The Official English Name for ‘Puyo Puyo’?” Edition

April 23rd, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

Seriously.

Why couldn’t it?

Anyway, Dr. Robotnik’s Mean Bean Machine Tetris Puyo Puyo Tetris comes out this Tuesday on the Switch and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe follows a few days later on Friday.

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This Week in Games: “Only for New 3DS” Edition

April 16th, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

This week is a little special as Runbow Pocket makes its way to retail. It’s a rare occasion where we get to see a physical release of a game that is entirely exclusive to the New 3DS.

The last one to come to mind is Xenoblade Chronicles 3D, which came out two years ago.

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This Week in Games: “A Backloaded April” Edition

April 09th, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

The second week of April is looking uneventful, with zero games heading to retail this week.

However, things will pick up a bit during the latter half of the month when Runbow Pocket Deluxe Edition, Puyo Puyo Tetris and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe come out.

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This Week in Games: “It’s Actually the Full Game” Edition

April 02nd, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

LEGO City Undercover is the sole game heading to retail this week.

Due to some misleading text on the game’s box causing people to think physical copies would require a mandatory download to receive the full game, publisher Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment recently issued a statement saying the full game would be available on the Switch game card and downloads would only be needed for optional content updates.

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This Week in Games: “Brought to You By GameStop” Edition

March 26th, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

Has-Been Heroes, the newest game from Trine developers Frozenbyte, is coming to the Switch this week.

The physical release will be exclusive to GameStop, since the company is serving as publisher under their GameTrust Games banner.

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