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About Kirk Hiner

Raised on Intellivision and Star Frontiers, I've been a gamer since I was old enough to say, "There's nothing on TV." There's still nothing on TV so I'm still playing games, and I likely will be until I'm able to retire to Wuhu Island.
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Review: Dragon Lapis (Nintendo 3DS)
7
3 years ago

Review: Dragon Lapis (Nintendo 3DS)

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You may know the Kemco name through their slew of mobile games designed to bring the classic Nintendo JRPG feel to the iPhone and Android devices. With Dragon Lapis for the 3DS, you can now get that the retro experience directly on a Nintendo device. But does this work on a system that can give you so much more?
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Review: Jumping Joe & Friends (Nintendo Switch)
6
3 years ago

Review: Jumping Joe & Friends (Nintendo Switch)

With a name like Jumping Joe, you know he’s going to have friends. Jumping Joe’s gotta be a good guy, right? But does he have a good game? That depends on how you feel about mobile gaming on a console.
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Review: Fallen Legion: Rise to Glory (Nintendo Switch)
6.5
3 years ago

Review: Fallen Legion: Rise to Glory (Nintendo Switch)

There’s a lot to like about Fallen Legion: Rise to Glory—an action-RPG now available for the Nintendo Switch—but it’s not easy to get there.
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Review: Jotun: Valhalla Edition (Nintendo Switch)
6
3 years ago

Review: Jotun: Valhalla Edition (Nintendo Switch)

Jotun is a visually striking game, but is the scenery enough to carry you through this entire mythical Nordic adventure? That depends upon whether you’re more about the journey or the destination.
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Review: Max: The Curse of Brotherhood (Nintendo Switch)
7
3 years ago

Review: Max: The Curse of Brotherhood (Nintendo Switch)

If you missed this clever and colorful puzzle/platformer upon its digital release in December of last year, it’s worth a look now that a physical edition has been released to stores.
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Review: 12 Orbits (Nintendo Switch)
7
3 years ago

Review: 12 Orbits (Nintendo Switch)

The Nintendo Switch is a great system if you’ve got a few friends over and want to play some video games. But what if you have, say, 11 friends over? …
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Review: Layers of Fear: Legacy (Nintendo Switch)
8.5
3 years ago

Review: Layers of Fear: Legacy (Nintendo Switch)

This is not the first time I’ve wandered the haunted hallways of Layers of Fear: Legacy. I originally played this first-person horror game when it was released for Mac in …
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Review: Kona (Nintendo Switch)
7
3 years ago

Review: Kona (Nintendo Switch)

Kona is a game that’s best played alone. I know that counters Nintendo’s focus on playing with as many friends as you have Joycons, but playing alone makes this “walking …
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Review: Castle of Heart (Nintendo Switch)
7.5
3 years ago

Review: Castle of Heart (Nintendo Switch)

Editor Update [June 8, 2018]: Castle of Heart received a major update after this review which addressed several of our concerns. As such, we have changed our original score and …
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Review: Bridge Constructor Portal (Nintendo Switch)
7
4 years ago

Review: Bridge Constructor Portal (Nintendo Switch)

Bridge Constructor Portal — ClockStone’s mashup of the Bridge Constructor and Portal franchises — is an entertaining and addictively challenging engineering puzzle game. But is the Nintendo Switch the best …
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