Category Archives: 3DS Game Reviews

Animal Crossing: New Leaf Review

Published on October 3rd, 2015 by LaytonsGal

Title: Animal Crossing: New Leaf Publisher: Nintendo Release Date: November 8th, 2012 Animal Crossing has been loved by fans since it first came out back in 2001, and throughout the years with each new installment, more and more has been added with each game. But with Nintendo’s most recent addition to this loveable series, more […]

Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai DX Review

Published on September 4th, 2015 by Spinnerweb

Title: Hatsune Miku Project Mirai DX Developer/Publisher: Sega Release Date: September 8th, 2015 Price: $39.99 Hatsune Miku started out as, and technically still is, a voice synthesizer program, but for the best part of her life she’s been looked upon as the world’s most famous virtual singer. She and her fellow Vocaloids have way too many songs to […]

Dragon Fantasy: The Sense of Humor Saves Itself (3DS eShop Review)

Published on August 9th, 2015 by Dwi Krisdianto

There is such a problem with “back-to-retro” movement. Game developers just forget what makes a game a game – it’s not the (old school) atmosphere (and nostalgia) offered, but the game design itself. For an RPG, it should be the plot, and while Dragon Fantasy: The Volumes of Westeria almost misses the core that defines […]

Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: A Friendly Revisit (3DS Review)

Published on July 30th, 2015 by Dwi Krisdianto

Whilst remaking games has the main purpose being to elicit nostalgia, Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold goes further by adding a new story, settings, and characterizations, as the “Untold” part expresses. It is a part of the Etrian Odyssey Untold series, originating from the DS games. The original series serves as a dungeon crawler RPG, which has […]

3D Streets of Rage 2 Review

Published on July 27th, 2015 by Spinnerweb

Title: 3D Streets of Rage 2 Developer/Publisher: M2/Sega Release Date: July 23, 2015 Price: $5.99 The early nineties were a great time to be alive if you were a fan of brawlers, and the two most popular series – Final Fight and Streets of Rage – were great at getting the arcade-goer to push more quarters […]

Puzzle and Dragons Z + PAD Super Mario Bros. Edition Review

Published on July 24th, 2015 by D4rkDragon

Note: This review will be divided into two parts. I’ll first cover Puzzle and Dragons Z, and Puzzle and Dragons: Super Mario Bros. Edition. This is because, while being bundled in the same cartridge (except in Japan, where the games are sold separately), the two games have a few differences here and there that will […]

Samurai Warriors: Chronicles 3 Review

Published on July 23rd, 2015 by Bearidan

Initial Release – June 30th, 2015 eShop Price – $39.99 Developer – Omega Force Publisher – Koei Genre – Fighting, Hack and Slash Relive the warring times and fight your way to victory in this action-packed game. Make tactical decisions and win over the enemy army. Experience the story itself, with the choices at your […]

Lord of Magna: Maiden Heaven Review

Published on June 22nd, 2015 by Spinnerweb

Title: Lord of Magna: Maiden Heaven Developer/Publisher: Marvelous/XSEED Games Release Date: June 2, 2015 Price: $39.99 Lord of Magna: Maiden Heaven is quite the coda for Neverland, its original developer that went defunct in 2013 and left the game’s development incomplete until Marvelous finished it. It’s not the kind of sweeping epic we’ll be talking […]

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity Review

Published on June 16th, 2015 by Bearidan

Initial Release – March 24, 2013 eShop Price – $34.99 Publisher – Nintendo Genre – Role-Playing To become a Pokémon and explore various dungeons, fighting and befriending other Pokémon and creating your team; that’s what the Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series has always been about. With no exception, Gates to Infinity made its way to the […]

Kid Icarus: Uprising Review

Published on June 11th, 2015 by Bearidan

Initial Release : March 23, 2012 eShop Price : $34.99 / £29.99 Developer : Project Sora Co., Ltd Publisher : Nintendo Genre : Shooter After 25 years of the occurrence and release of the first debut of the series, Kid Icarus for the NES, Kid Icarus: Uprising made its glorious release for the Nintendo 3DS […]