NS Review – Kirby’s Blowout Blast (3DS)

I can’t say that I’m the biggest fan of Kirby and the various games they star in; I mean, I played a lot of Kirby and the Amazing Mirror, but I couldn’t shake the overwhelming impression of the games being a little too easy for me. I understand that these games are aimed at far … Continue reading

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NS Review – Miitopia (3DS)

A strange feeling to boot up my 3DS, once a console I took with me everywhere, frantically racking up every StreetPass so I could get the most out of every Mii who ventured into my Plaza. Initially I thought Miitopia would be the sort of game you’d find in said Plaza, like Puzzle Swap, Zombies, … Continue reading

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NS Review – Mighty Gunvolt Burst (3DS)

2017 keeps rolling on and more fantastic games keep coming for the 3DS and Switch, with some games even coming for both at the same time. The game under the spotlight today is one such title, the latest adventure title from Inti Creates, Mighty Gunvolt Burst. Following on from the success of Azure Striker Gunvolt … Continue reading

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Nintendo @ E3 2017 – Our Thoughts On The Shenanigans

Nintendo’s E3 showing, and E3 itself, is over for another year and what a year it was. A low key Spotlight broadcast, live streams, and Invitational tournaments … Nintendo definitely pulled out all the stops. But, what did we think of the whole thing? Well … CONOR In what was the most memorable E3 event … Continue reading

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NS Review – Fire Emblem: Shadows of Valentia (3DS)

My love for the Fire Emblem games is well known by now, I feel. I reviewed both Awakening and the recent mobile release of the phenomenal Heroes, also the only full Amiibo set as it were that I possess is the Fire Emblem characters (and I’m looking forward to getting Corrin). I recently gave a … Continue reading

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NS Preview – Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia (3DS)

It’s rare that I write a preview for any game. This isn’t because I don’t want to, but because I worry that I will use all of my views up on any given game and not have enough to say for the actual review. However, on this occasion a game has fallen into my lap … Continue reading

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NS Review – YO-KAI WATCH 2: Bony Spirits & Fleshy Souls (3DS)

Although the Nintendo Switch is now out and slowly building up a respectable library of games, the 3DS is still going pretty strong this year, with the most recent games being YO-KAI WATCH 2: Bony Spirits & Fleshy Souls. The YO-KAI WATCH games are a series of monster collecting RPGs, featuring spirits called Yo-kai, which … Continue reading

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NS Review – Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King (3DS)

First review of 2017, and what a surprise, it’s another JRPG. After the incredible remaster of Dragon Quest VII on 3DS, which you can find my (overwhelmingly positive) review of here, now I have have the joy of playing Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King. Originally released on the PlayStation 2 in 2004, … Continue reading

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Nintendo Scene’s Wii U & 3DS Games of the Year 2016

With the year finally at a close we at Nintendo Scene are looking back at some of our favorite releases from the Big N- here are our Wii U and 3DS Games of the Year for 2016. Wii U Conor: It’s been an average year for first and second-party Nintendo games, with nothing on the … Continue reading

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NS Review – Super Mario Maker 3DS

Super Mario Maker launched for the Wii U on the 11th September 2015 , topping charts, racking up an impressive list of nominations (most of which it won), and even helping sell console bundles. Last year I gave Super Mario Maker my Wii U Game of the Year Award, a tough choice between that, Splatoon, … Continue reading

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