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PN Review: Wario Ware Inc.: Mega Microgames (WiiU Virtual Console)
12 months ago

PN Review: Wario Ware Inc.: Mega Microgames (WiiU Virtual Console)

When I heard Nintendo was bringing Gameboy advance games to the Wii U Virtual Console I was just a tad excited. I didn’t have a very extensive GBA library back …
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PN Review: Governor of Poker
12 months ago

PN Review: Governor of Poker

This quirky poker game puts a lot of its focus on other aspects, perhaps at the expense of its actual card playing.  Moving from town to town and slowly winning …
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PN Review: Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga (Wii U Virtual Console)
12 months ago

PN Review: Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga (Wii U Virtual Console)

It’s been so long since I last played Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga on the GBA that it feels like a brand new title on Wii U.  I’m glad in …
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PN Review: Pure Chess (Wii U & 3DS)
12 months ago

PN Review: Pure Chess (Wii U & 3DS)

Pure Chess is exactly that, a game that provides a solid chess experiences with very little gimmicks or frills.  Pure Chess provides stunning visuals on both 3DS and Wii U …
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PN Review: Atlantic Quest
12 months ago

PN Review: Atlantic Quest

A simple underwater plot serves to set up this match-three game, where you’re cleaning up the ocean while also saving sick fish trapped in oil bubbles.  The critters float on …
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PN Review: Disney Magical World
12 months ago

PN Review: Disney Magical World

By  •  Reviews, 3DS, 3DS

It’s a fact of life that every childhood must include Disney in some shape or form. As Benjamin Franklin put it, “In this world nothing can be said to be …
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PN Review: Skater Cat
12 months ago

PN Review: Skater Cat

He was a skater cat, she said, “See ya later cat”

As a journalist I don’t particularly enjoy having to write negative reviews.   With that said it’s my sad duty …
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PN Retro Review: Sonic Advance (GBA)
1 year ago

PN Retro Review: Sonic Advance (GBA)

Seeing Sonic Advance arrive on the GBA in early 2002 was somewhat surreal.  Not only was the 16-bit rivalry between Nintendo and SEGA still fresh in players minds, but the …
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PN Review: Pokemon Battle Trozei
1 year ago

PN Review: Pokemon Battle Trozei

This new eShop release is a strategic puzzle game in the match-three mold.  Titles of this style are proven fun, but at this point for me to really enjoy them …
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PN Retro Review: Roller Ball (NES)
1 year ago

PN Retro Review: Roller Ball (NES)

WELCOME TO ROLLER BALL THE SUPER PINBALL GAME THAT WILL EXCITE AND AMUSE YOU

A few months ago I posted a review for Revenge of the Gator, a Game Boy …
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PN Review: Bubble Pop World
1 year ago

PN Review: Bubble Pop World

Bubble Pop World is a new match-three puzzle game on the 3DS eShop.  It’s true that there’s no shortage of games that style to download, but Bubble Pop World is …
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PN Retro Review: Super Mario Bros. The Lost Levels
1 year ago

PN Retro Review: Super Mario Bros. The Lost Levels

Recently, Nintendo released “Super Mario Bros. 2″ on the Wii U Virtual Console, which is popularly known in the U.S. as “Super Mario Bros. The Lost Levels”. First, a little …
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PN Review: Cube Tactics
1 year ago

PN Review: Cube Tactics

Cube Tactics is a capture the flag type game (or in this case a destroy the cube one) where you navigate maps using varied cubes, trying to conquer the enemy …
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PN Review: Vacation Adventures: Park Ranger
1 year ago

PN Review: Vacation Adventures: Park Ranger

Don’t be fooled by the name – ‘Adventure’ may feature in the title (and Nintendo’s description) but this is a hidden object game.  An earlier PC success, Park Ranger brings …
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PN Review: Yoshi’s New Island
1 year ago

PN Review: Yoshi’s New Island

Since its début on the Super Nintendo in 1995, Yoshi’s Island has garnered a following of devoted fans that few games will ever be able to match. It’s colorful crayon-like …
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PN Review: The Mysterious Cities of Gold: Secret Paths (3DS eShop)
1 year ago

PN Review: The Mysterious Cities of Gold: Secret Paths (3DS eShop)

I’ve never seen the anime cartoon The Mysterious Cities of Gold, but after playing this game I’m curious to check it out.  It seems like it would be a cute …
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PN Review: Blok Drop U
1 year ago

PN Review: Blok Drop U

Developer RCMADIAX is the first Wii U developer to release a game developed using the Construct 2 game engine on the Wii U eShop.  The one man development team created …
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PN Review: The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past ( Wii U Virtual Console)
1 year ago

PN Review: The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past ( Wii U Virtual Console)

By  •  Wii U, Wii, Reviews

First off, if you want a much more in-depth review of this classic check out Tristan’s detailed six page retro spread in the June issue of PNM.  He discusses the …
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