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Sun’s out, guns out for Splatoon 2 in games™ 187

Splatoon 2 is ready to make a massive splash with its release in July so we catch up with the development team to find out why they think the original was such a success, how it went about building on the original and what its hopes are for Nintendo Switch...



Halo Wars 2 review
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Halo Wars 2 review

It’s no secret real-time strategy remains one of the few genres yet to properly seed on consoles, but what better way to cross-pollinate than one of the most recognisable franchises on the planet? The incredibly talented (and now long defunct) Ensemble Studios tried it with the original Halo Wars and..

Does crowdfunding have a future?

Kickstarter may no longer be the lucrative funding platform it once was, but inXile CEO Brian Fargo believes that there is still a bright future for community-driven game creation


Super Bomberman R review
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Super Bomberman R review

There’s really nothing quite like a round or ten of Bomberman. Run around a maze, plant bombs, blow up your friends and attempt to avoid getting fried yourself. It’s a simplicity that’s granted the classic Konami series a healthy dose of immortality, but when an Nintendo Switch launch title is..

1-2-Switch review
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1-2-Switch review

Nintendo has a solid history of launching consoles alongside games that truly show off the new trifecta of hardware, software and control method. Mario 64, with the N64 pad analog stick allowing you to have unprecedented control over the portly plumber, all rendered in what was at the time, mind-blowing..