Games that we scored 9 or greater
The best in the series gets even better
August 24, 2017 - It's been over a decade but Vaan and gang are back for a remade version of their fantastic adventure. Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age not only looks better, there are enough upgrades to make it feel like a fresh experience even in this day and age.
Read more: Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Review
Torn apart and made whole
August 1, 2017 - The artists behind Jotun are back with a massive roguelike Metroidvania.
Read more: Sundered Review
July 22, 2017 - Only two years after Nintendo's kid-friendly online shooter debuted, we already have a sequel. However, does Splatoon 2 bring enough inktastic mayhem to the Switch? Fill your tank with ink and let's find out.
Read more: Splatoon 2 Review
Zenithian Warriors is back and better than ever
April 24, 2017 - The seven kingdoms have started raging wars after a thousand years of peace. Grab your sword and a group of Dragon Quest chums and let's find out what's causing all of this turmoil.
Read more: Dragon Quest Heroes II Review
A Link to the Vast
April 9, 2017 - This latest entry in the Zelda series once again shakes up the gameplay that fans are used to. However, does exploring the expansive lands of Hyrule make for a worthwhile journey? Of course it does so let's boot up our Sheikah Slates and start the adventure!
Read more: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review
A brilliant recreation of a Metroidvania classic
March 9, 2017 - Back in 1988, a phenomenal Metroidvania game released for NES. Now, gamers can enjoy Blaster Master in an updated iteration that's much more accessible than the original. So, let's chase that frog and see how Jason's holding up almost 30 years later.
Read more: Blaster Master Zero Review
How does it compare to Wii U's adorable adventure?
February 19, 2017 - Back in 2015, Good-Feel unleashed their second yarn-based platformer and now it's available for 3DS. However, does this bite-sized version improve on the beloved original? Well, it does feature more cute canine content than you can shake a knitting needle at!
Read more: Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World Review
Minecraft: Slime Edition
November 28, 2016 - This latest Dragon Quest spin-off is heavily inspired by the popularity of Minecraft. However, does it do enough to entice players who aren't as interested in the open-world block-building genre?
Read more: Dragon Quest Builders Review
Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem is finally here and it's awesome!
July 30, 2016 - Shin Megami Tensei returns in this spin-off JRPG complete with a new world and cast of characters unlike any in the series. But how engaged will it keep loyal fans and does it do enough to set itself apart from the main franchise?
Read more: Tokyo Mirage Sessions FE Review
Bigger and braver
May 14, 2016 - As a huge fan of traditional JRPGs, I loved Bravely Default and I couldn't wait to get my hands on this sequel. The question is; does it live up to the original? It certainly has some big shoes to fill.
Read more: Bravely Second: End Layer Review