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PN Review: Jett Tailfin

August 17, 2014 |

Poor games aren’t much fun to review.  Even more frustrating are poor games that actually have potential.  While some titles are just bad all around, others have a good foundation but fall victim to regrettable decisions.  Jett Tailfin is in … Read More

PN Review: Shut The Box (Wii U eShop)

August 15, 2014 |

Shut The Box from developer, RCMADIAX, is a nice little Wii U eShop title but not as fun as previous releases from the indie. Shut The Box is a simple game based off of the ‘board game’.  Typically this game … Read More

PN Review: XType Plus (Wii U eShop)

August 14, 2014 |

XType Plus, a schmup from indie developer PhobosLab, suffered a set back on release with a bug that caused the game to freeze.  XType Plus was removed from the eShop in Europe and North America but has since returned after … Read More

PN Featured Artist: D.J. Kirkland

August 13, 2014 |

 

This weeks Featured Artist is the very talented D.J. Kirkland. His artwork is inspired by video games, 90’s Saturday morning cartoons, classic anime & manga from the 80’s & 90’s. His bold colorful creations are very eye catching to say the least. You … Read More

Video: Wii U Games, games and more games

August 12, 2014 | 2

Nintendo may not be holding a press briefing at GamesCom like those other two companies, but that didn’t stop Nintendo of UK from releasing a new Wii U hype video. Check it out above.

What upcoming Wii U games are you most … Read More

PN Review: SKYPEACE

August 10, 2014 |

SKYPEACE is a fast paced runner (flyer) recently released on the 3DS eShop.  In it you collect coins and treasures, avoid enemies, and try to accumulate high scores.  It’s straightforward fun, with a simple and polished presentation.  Even better, it … Read More

Koopa Chat – Episode 5 With TreeFall Studios (8/10/2014 – 4:00 PM EST)

August 10, 2014 | 3

Pure Nintendo will be hanging out with Eli Brewer of TreeFall Studios.

Join Justin ‘J. Money’ Hinton, Matt Paxton, and Trevor Gould as we casually chat about all sorts of things.

Updates to The Letter, and TreeFall’s new project, MAZE, … Read More

PN Review: Tangram Attack

August 9, 2014 |

Tangram Attack puts a twist on the venerable shape puzzle formula.  You’re no longer putting pieces in place; they’re already positioned.  Instead you’re slicing them apart one by one!  It’s an interesting idea, and enjoyable at first.  Over time though … Read More

PN Review: Siesta Fiesta (3DS eShop)

August 6, 2014 |

Siesta Fiesta is a Breakout styled game with a southwestern twist!  Players will control Siesta in a slew of side scrolling Breakout-esque levels across 8 different environments.  It is quite clear that Mojo Bones spent a lot of time polishing … Read More

PN Featured Artist: Mila Pokorny

August 6, 2014 |

 (Just a quick note to everyone for continuously coming back and checking out the featured artist each week. Thank you! I appreciate all of the views we’ve been getting. Its awesome to help spread the word about these amazing artist)

The PN Featured artist of the … Read More

PN Review: Steel Empire (3DS eShop)

August 5, 2014 | 1

Somewhere…sometime…in a world almost familiar

Steel Empire is a sci-fi shooter that takes place in an alternative, steam punk history.  The fantastical tale reminds me of Star Wars in a way, with a small rebel group trying to bring peace … Read More

PN Review: Bombing Bastards (Wii U eShop)

August 5, 2014 | 1

Bombing Bastards is Sanuk Games attempt to fill the void that is left from the long missing Bomberman franchise.  The game makes a good attempt at recreating the success of Bomberman but doesn’t quite reach the same level of quality. … Read More

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker European Release Delayed to 2015

August 2, 2014 | 1

Wii U owners in Europe will have to wait a little longer to play Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker than their friends in other regions. Nintendo has announced a delay on the release of the Super Mario 3D World spin-off in Europe, … Read More

PN Review: IQ Test

August 1, 2014 |

IQ Test is an interesting new release for the Wii U eShop.  In some ways it reminds me of the edutainment titles that I played when the industry was first transitioning from cartridges to cd’s.  It has a bit of … Read More

XType Plus temporarily removed from the Wii U eShop

July 31, 2014 | 5

One of the highlights of today’s downloads was XType Plus, a Nintendo Web Framework shooter selling for a budget price. Unfortunately it seems a sizable leaderboard bug has resulted in the game being removed from the eShop for the time … Read More

PN Review: Master Reboot

July 30, 2014 | 9

Master Reboot is a fascinating first-person horror game with a heavy science fiction slant.  The adventure takes place in the “Soul Cloud” where memories of the dying are uploaded to powerful servers.  This way people can live on (in part) … Read More

PN Featured Artist of the week: Michelle Vinall

July 30, 2014 | 1

This weeks PN Featured Artist is Michelle Vinall. She’s a very talented illustrator based in London. She’s worked on a lot of different projects ranging from concept art, animation, t-shirt design’s and she’s even self-published 2 picture books with Amazon. Here’s the … Read More

PNM Review: Wooden Sen’SeY

July 26, 2014 |

Wooden Sen’SeY is a game with many good ideas, but not enough to prop up this title completely.  The visuals are exceptional, and they brand the game with a unique style.  The platforming is nothing extraordinary on it’s own, and … Read More