Stephan Phelps

Castlevania: Rondo of Blood Throwback Review

When it comes to the classic-style Castlevania games, often referred to as Classicvanias, there are two games that many fans consider to be the best: Super Castlevania IV on SNES…

November 3, 2018, 2,476

Splatoon 2 Octo Expansion Review: To The Promised Land

Back when I reviewed Splatoon 2, I said that I loved Splatoon‘s single player campaign and thought Splatoon 2‘s was an overall improvement, gameplay-wise. While I still think that Splatoon…

June 28, 2018, 3,052

Kirby Star Allies Review: Making Friends Has Never Been Easier

Ever since Kirby went back to his roots with Kirby’s Return to Dreamland, the pink puffball has been delivering quality 2.5D action platformers that have impressed long-time fans and newcomers…

March 29, 2018, 3,023

Nintendo Direct 3.8.18 Round-Up

Here’s a breakdown of the main announcements from Nintendo’s Direct on March 8th, 2018, and hoo boy, it’s a big one! Nintendo 3DS Headlines WarioWare Gold is coming to 3DS…

March 9, 2018, 1,126

Dragon Ball FighterZ Review: The Game We’ve Wanted For Decades

Ah, Dragon Ball. With its rapid and intense battles, iconic spiky-haired (or bald) characters, and a good sense of humor, it’s one of the most popular anime/manga series of all…

February 20, 2018, 1,572

Introducing Nintendo Labo: Cardboard You Can Play With

Ah, Nintendo. Always one to come up with the wackiest ideas, as today Nintendo announced something new coming to Nintendo Switch that is aimed at “kids and kids at heart”.…

January 18, 2018, 993

Sonic Forces Review: Boosting Backwards

During Sonic’s 25th Anniversary Party in 2016, SEGA announced two new Sonic titles: Sonic Mania and Sonic Forces. While Mania was a return to true Classic Sonic gameplay, Sonic Forces…

November 21, 2017, 1,542

Super Mario Odyssey Review: Let’s Do The Odyssey!

It’s been a while since we’ve had a full 3D Mario adventure. While Super Mario 3D World on Wii U was great fun for what it was trying to be,…

November 1, 2017, 2,809

Nintendo Direct 9.13.17 Round-Up

Here’s a breakdown of the main announcements from Nintendo’s Direct on September 13th, 2017. Pokemon UltraSun and UltraMoon On the 3DS side of things, they started off by spotlighting Pokemon…

September 14, 2017, 775

Sonic Mania Review: Classic 2D Sonic is Back!

So it’s no secret that a lot of Sonic games aren’t…the best. Sonic has had it rough for a very long time and has unfortunately garnered a bad reputation among…

August 22, 2017, 1,841

Throwback Review