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About Kirstie Summers

Kirstie Summers is a writer based in London, England, who takes every opportunity to blend her hobbies with her career. She has written about books, movies, art, and gaming. She has been a Nintendo fangirl for as long as she can remember and relishes any excuse to incorporate it into her work. Today, she games on Switch, PC and, until Pokémon comes to the Switch, the 3DS.
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Review: The Complex (Nintendo Switch)
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2 days ago

Review: The Complex (Nintendo Switch)

Given it must have been in production a long time before its release, The Complex is a game that resonates eerily well with an audience in spring 2020.

The game …
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Review: Ski Sniper (Nintendo Switch)
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5 days ago

Review: Ski Sniper (Nintendo Switch)

Ski Sniper is exactly what you would expect from a game called Ski Sniper that costs roughly the same as a pint.

Both the premise and execution are simple. You …
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Review: Syrup and the Ultimate Sweet (Nintendo Switch)
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1 week ago

Review: Syrup and the Ultimate Sweet (Nintendo Switch)

No matter how cynically you go into Syrup and the Ultimate Sweet, it’s difficult not to like the cute and colourful visual novel.

The story is set in a magical …
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Interview: Pure Nintendo speaks to the Perfectly Paranormal team about their new game, Helheim Hassle
3 weeks ago

Interview: Pure Nintendo speaks to the Perfectly Paranormal team about their new game, Helheim Hassle

The creators of the bizarre and brilliant Manual Samuel are coming back into the game this year with their new release, Helheim Hassle.

The new game is inspired by Viking …
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Review: Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX (Nintendo Switch)
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3 weeks ago

Review: Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX (Nintendo Switch)

If you’ve played a Pokémon Mystery Dungeon game before, you’ll already have an idea of how much you’ll like this addition to the series. Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX …
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Review: Murder By Numbers (Nintendo Switch)
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4 weeks ago

Review: Murder By Numbers (Nintendo Switch)

Murder By Numbers is a puzzle game centred around a murder mystery, both inspired by and featuring TV detective dramas. While its core components aren’t typically found together, the creators …
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Review: Motorcycle Mechanic Simulator (Nintendo Switch)
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2 months ago

Review: Motorcycle Mechanic Simulator (Nintendo Switch)

Motorcycle Mechanic Simulator is the latest release in a series of mechanic simulation games that have not met with glowing reviews so far. The previous games were criticised for having …
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Review: Knights and Bikes (Nintendo Switch)
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2 months ago

Review: Knights and Bikes (Nintendo Switch)

Knights and Bikes is a game about riding bikes, throwing frisbees and splashing in muddy puddles with your best friend and your companion goose. It is wholesome and bursting with …
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Review: Not Tonight (Nintendo Switch)
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2 months ago

Review: Not Tonight (Nintendo Switch)

Heavily influenced by the incredible Cold War era dystopia Papers, Please, Not Today takes a similar approach to exploring the political and personal impact of the United Kingdom’s separation from …
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Review: Ultimate Racing 2D (Nintendo Switch)
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3 months ago

Review: Ultimate Racing 2D (Nintendo Switch)

There are certain essential factors that are at the core of every racing game, no matter what is built around it, and Ultimate Racing 2D gets a lot of those …
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Review: Simulacra (Nintendo Switch)
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3 months ago

Review: Simulacra (Nintendo Switch)

A game with an innovative approach to the horror genre, Simulacra is uniquely immersive and makes use of a brilliant type of realism to draw you in.

You play, effectively, …
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Review: Close to the Sun (Nintendo Switch)
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4 months ago

Review: Close to the Sun (Nintendo Switch)

Inspired by the historic feud between Nikola Tesla and Thomas Edison, Close to the Sun is a steampunk mystery that absorbs you into the heart of a dark investigation.

It …
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Review: Pokémon Sword and Shield (Nintendo Switch)
9.5
4 months ago

Review: Pokémon Sword and Shield (Nintendo Switch)

As a British person, I was cautious going into Pokémon Sword and Shield. The usual anxiety that this might be the game that finally turns me off Pokémon was worsened …
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Review: Sea Salt (Nintendo Switch)
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5 months ago

Review: Sea Salt (Nintendo Switch)

Sea Salt draws on the darkness and brutality of Lovecraftian horror to create a unique strategy game in which you play as the Elder god Dagon himself. It is immediately …
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Review: One Night Stand (Nintendo Switch)
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5 months ago

Review: One Night Stand (Nintendo Switch)

A game with a message, One Night Stand takes you through a first-person point-and-click story that makes it point simply yet clearly.

It is quick, but replayable, so you get …
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Review: Planescape: Torment and Icewind Dale: Enhanced Editions (Nintendo Switch)
8.5
5 months ago

Review: Planescape: Torment and Icewind Dale: Enhanced Editions (Nintendo Switch)

Twenty years after Dungeons and Dragons fans first fell madly in love with these games, Planescape: Torment and Icewind Dale: Enhanced Editions offers a complete bundle of some of the …
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Review: Mable and the Wood (Nintendo Switch)
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6 months ago

Review: Mable and the Wood (Nintendo Switch)

For all its classic fantasy setting, Mable and the Wood twists the tropes of the Metroidvania genre from the first moment of the game.

You play as a small girl, …
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Review: Dragon Quest III: The Seeds of Salvation (Nintendo Switch)
7.5
6 months ago

Review: Dragon Quest III: The Seeds of Salvation (Nintendo Switch)

Imported to the Switch in 2019, Dragon Quest III: The Seeds of Salvation has all the charm as the original did back when it was first released in 1988. If …
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