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Review: Mighty Switch Force! 2

WayForward’s original Mighty Switch Force! was a great argument in the early days of Nintendo’s 3DS eShop, and the sequel looks to heat things up a bit as our heroine Patty Wagon dons some firefighter garb and sets out to cool off the town.

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The first screenshots of Y2K feels incredibly Mother-esque

AckkStudios Y2K heading to PlayStation 4, Wii U and PC has revealed its first set of screenshots and is looking like a homage to Shigesato Itoi‘s Mother series.

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Review: Assassin’s Creed IV: Freedom Cry

With Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, the latest installment of the mega-popular Assassin’s Creed franchise, Ubisoft redeemed themselves in the eyes of gamers and critics alike for the disappointment that many felt with Assassin’s Creed III. As such, Freedom Cry, the first piece of singleplayer DLC for Black Flag, had a lot to live up to. You assume the role of Adéwalé, the Jackdaw’s former quartermaster, 15 years after the events of Black Flag. Now working for the Assassins Adéwalé finds himself washed ashore and into an ongoing struggle for independence. Intriguing concept, but does Adéwalé’s quest for liberation deliver the same thrills as Kenway’s high seas adventure?

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Review: CastleStorm (Wii U)

Adding together elements of multiple genres is often a risky proposition that threatens confusing the player with a mish-mash of conflicting game mechanics. However, with CastleStorm, Zen Studios has managed to combine the frenzied catapult action of Angry Birds with strategy of tower defense games to create a unique blend of gameplay.

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New Mario Kart 8 trailer shows babies and sky-gliding

I’ve been rewatching this Mario Kart 8 trailer, trying to figure out what to write about it, and I’m not sure what I want to say. It just looks like another Mario Kart game. Now, that’s not really a bad thing since Mario Kart games are generally pretty damn good, but there’s just something missing

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Hyrule Warriors announced for Wii U

During today’s Nintendo Direct, the company announced that Tecmo Koei will be producing Hyrule Warriors, an upcoming Dynasty Warriors-style Zelda game for Wii U, due out in 2014. Not much is known just yet, barring the fact that it looks like a pretty standard Warriors title with Zelda dressings, which is an admittedly very appealing

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Review: Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag (PS4, Xbox One, Wii U, PS3, Xbox 360, PC) Developed by Ubisoft Montreal – Published by Ubisoft Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag is an entry in the Assassin’s Creed saga unlike any that came before it. Whilst previous mainstays such as Altair and Ezio traveled a road of justice and

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Knytt Underground Digs its way into Wii U December 19th

Publisher Ripstone has announced that Knytt Underground will be on the Wii U eShop on December 19th. It has been available since last year for PC, Mac, Linux, Playstation 3, and Vita. This new version will have exclusive “Infinity Hype” content, and will be the best-looking variant of the game, according to Swedish dev Nicklas

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Celebrate the Year of Luigi with the Wii U Mario Mega Bundle

If you can deal with the crushing guilt of ignoring Luigi’s year by buying a product based almost entirely around his brother, Europeans will be able to snag a nice Wii U bundle on November 29th for £299.99. The Mario Mega Bundle will includes a Wii U Premium pack, Super Mario 3D World, New Super

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Enjoy the Crisp Taste of New Abe on Sony Platforms with “Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty” in 2014

A post on the PlayStation Blog has confirmed that Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty, an hd remake of Oddworld: Abe’s Oddysee, will be hitting PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation Vita in spring 2014. The title is also set to come out on Linux, Mac, Wii U, and Windows, but no dates have been given for

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New “Pikmin 3” DLC Coming December 2nd

Nintendo’s strategy title Pikmin 3 will be a getting a new batch of DLC come December 2nd, but unlike the previous DLC, this content won’t be new takes on old levels. The content will consist of four Battle Enemies stages and four Collect Treasure stages taking place at new locales such as a construction site

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Playable Rosalina Announced for Super Mario 3D World

During a video showcasing Super Mario 3D World at today’s Nintendo Direct, Nintendo confirmed that Rosalina from Super Mario Galaxy would be the 5th playable character in the upcoming platformer. I don’t own a Wii U, but this is a pretty cool addition for those who do and are excited about 3D World. The game

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Nintendo Direct NA Roundup

Fresh off of Nintendo’s latest direct, they shared a ton of news about upcoming 3DS and Wii U related things, there’s an overview of everything that was covered in the NA broadcast Special Zelda themed 3DS XL bundled with A Link Between Worlds launches alongside the game on November 22nd Streetpass battles confirmed for A

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BD Roundtable: Next Gen Plans

With the PS4 launching in just a few days the next generation of console gaming is just about ready to kick off. There’s a buzz in the air as everyone discusses why they will and won’t be joining in the festivities. Ever eager to hop on the bandwagon, we here at Boss Dungeon had a

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Wii Fit U Delayed in Europe

Wii Fit U will be launching in Europe a week later than initially planned, now releasing on December 13th alongside the US version. Dear European readers, I implore you to try and stay fit just one week longer without this. Since I’m a blogger, I know next to nothing of fitness, but I watched Be

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