July 3 Jurassic World Evolution (XONE, PS4) July 10 Hotel Transylvania 3 (SWITCH, XONE, PS4) Shining Resonance Refrain (XONE, PS4, SWITCH) MXGP Pro (PS4, XONE) Hunting Simulator (SWITCH) July 13 Octopath Traveler (SWITCH) Earthfall (XONE, PS4) Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker (3DS) July 17 Sonic Mania Plus (PS4, SWITCH, XONE) Adventure Time: Pirates of the...READ MORE >
Detective Pikachu is on the Case!
In an unlikely turn of events, even for Pokemon, everyone's favorite high-voltage rodent is about to become everyone's favorite hard-boiled crime-solver in Detective Pikachu! Mysteries abound and only the gruff-talking, Sherlock Holmes-style Pika-sleuth can follow the clues and crack the case. Wait, a talking Pikachu? You...READ MORE >
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Pokemon trainers! You thought you knew everything there was to know about Alola from Pokemon Sun and Moon? You explored every corner, caught every Pokemon (and every Alola form), stockpiled a horde of berries and Pokeballs, and finished every sidequest? Well, it's not over yet...get ready for Pokemon...READ MORE >
Samus Returns in a New(ish) Metroid Game!
For every non-gamer who thinks that Link's name is Zelda, there's someone else who thinks that Samus Aran is some dude named Metroid. And like Link, she rarely gets her name in the title of her own game series. Metroid: Samus Returns might just change that. Samus Returns...READ MORE >
Hey! PIKMIN! Captain Olimar has really landed himself in a world of trouble this time! For the first time, navigate Olimar and his Pikmin friends through a 2D platformer full of dangerous creatures and brain-teasing eco-puzzles. You'll still have to rely on strategy and resource management, using the...READ MORE >
Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia
Fire Emblem Gaiden, the second game in the series and one that was never released in the US, is finally coming to western shores as Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia for the 3DS. Known for adding unique features and mechanics not found elsewhere in the Fire Emblem series, Gaiden...READ MORE >
Who’s Cooking Mama?
Mama approaches, flames in her eyes as she spots the charred remnants of the croquettes that I have failed to master. The potatoes were poorly peeled and my coating is uneven. My mashed potatoes are lumpy. They aren't even the right shape. The feeling of...READ MORE >
Phoenix Wright: Objection Permanence
Some people think that visual novel video games like Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney are not worth playing. There is little gameplay and much more reading than any game should involve. Objection! Phoenix Wright breaks these misconceptions with a pile of evidence so high you’ll need a...READ MORE >
The Legacy of Final Fantasy VII
I remember watching commercials for Final Fantasy VII when I was 11 and being blown away by the graphics. I’d only played the original Final Fantasy for NES, so the difference was outrageous. Cinematic cut scenes, 3D characters, huge swords—it was like watching a movie trailer. There...READ MORE >