Cuphead On Nintendo Switch – A Match Made In Heaven

The Nintendo Switch has scored an excellent addition to its library in tough as nails action-platformer Cuphead. The Xbox exclusive joins a collection of top platformers on the console.   It’s been a tough console generation for Xbox. They abandoned their unique Kinect peripheral due to the fact that it largely never worked. And a significant drop off in landmark exclusives has seen the Xbox One fall far behind the competition. The PlayStation 4 has sold an estimated 54 million more units than the Xbox One. The Nintendo Switch meanwhile is projected to overtake it’s sales this year, despite being a […]

What Does Metroid Prime 4 Cancellation Mean For Nintendo?

Nintendo has officially announced the temporary cancellation of the highly-anticipated Metroid Prime 4. The latest exploits of Samus Aran were set to be one of the cornerstones of Nintendo’s 2019 calendar. Serving as a long-awaited sequel to the Metroid Prime trilogy that ended in 2007. Fans were rightly excited by the cryptic teaser that debuted back at E3 2017. But those fans will have to wait a little longer. Not much was known about the project scheduled for release later this year but that’s not unusual for Nintendo. The clandestine giant likes to keep their cards close to their chests […]

From Pioneer to Plunderer: The Sorry Decline of Rare

Sea of Thieves was one of the most hotly anticipated releases of the first quarter of 2018. Hype grew surrounding the games’ reveal at E3 2017 but just eight months into its’ life cycle, Rare Studio’s pirate simulator is a ghost town. It was marketed as ‘The Best Game Rare Ever Made’ but Sea of Thieves was immediately panned for a lack of objectives. Whilst co-operatively steering a galleon in search of treasure sounded exciting from the outset, the game devolved into nothing more than a glorified fetch quest. Locate objective, travel the seas, fight skeletons, return home, and repeat […]