Drawful 2 Review

Extreme Pictionary

The first Drawful had a simple concept: players draw a picture, and others guess what it is. Drawful 2 takes the original’s basic premise and makes small, but effective, improvements to the addictive formula. The result is a fun party game, though it is limited depending on your group size.

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Ooh, I know! It’s the man playing banjo on the SNES cover of Phalanx!

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Grab the Bottle (Switch) Review

Long Arm of the Cola

Have you ever wished that you could stretch out your arms to grab faraway objects? The puzzle game Grab the Bottle lets you live out this fantasy.

Here’s my Video Review for your viewing pleasure!

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Panda Roundup – E3 2018 Impressions & Panda Updates

Hello everyone! Welcome to another Panda Roundup! I’d call this a “Weekly Panda Roundup,” but I haven’t actually done one since last July… Oops. That being said, I hope to be able to do this somewhat more regularly in the future, or at least every few months or so. This roundup is devoted to my E3 2018 Impressions as well as some general updates. You can see what my wife Tiffa “Crystal Dragon” and I thought of the Nintendo Direct E3 2018 presentation and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate in the video below!

Here are our impressions and reactions immediately following the Nintendo Direct E3 2018 Presentation!
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Shape of the World (Switch) Review

Our Changing World

The first person exploration game Shape of the World begins in a bright white realm, nearly devoid of anything. In the distance is a red outline of an incomplete triangle a singular image beckoning the player. Upon walking through the triangular shape, nature suddenly begins to materialize: trees pop up from the ground and giant boulders appear from behind. The world receives a splash of color, and unfamiliar creatures populate the new environment. So begins the journey.

 

Be sure to check out my Video Review for your viewing pleasure!

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Happy Birthdays (Switch) Review

Happy Big Bang Birthday!

The peculiarly named Happy Birthdays is an ecosystem simulator conceived by the mind behind Harvest Moon, Yasuhiro Wada. Much like the iconic farming series, this “god game” is about managing your environment to produce something—in this case, entire species. By manipulating elements like temperature and terrain within a miniature cube, you can influence the creation of many lifeforms and experience their happy birthdays.

As a birthday treat, here’s my Video Review!

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