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The Swapper Review: A Game of Clones

the swapper cover

The puzzle platforming genre has undergone a pretty remarkable transformation and resurgence over the past five years, and it still seems to be gaining steam.  It feels like it came out of nowhere.  Before Portal came out in 2007, I barely even noticed the genre existed.  We met briefly back in 1994, when I got

Don’t Starve: Don’t Buy


Don’t Starve is an aptly named title. The focus of the game is to survive the wilderness after being left in the middle of the woods with naught on your person. The first task posed to players is a simple one, find something to eat and survive through the night. Players will quickly come to

3 Things They Aren’t Saying (Enough) About Ni No Kuni: The Wrath of The White Witch

Piggy back ride!!!

Ni No Kuni has been out for a couple of weeks now, so I would be very surprised if this is the first review you have read.  For the time being, we have to post our reviews a little bit later than other sites.  Studios are not exactly clambering to send us review copies, and

Wii-Useless: Impulse Purchasing 101

Ever wish your controller had a screen on it? No? Not even a little? Come on man...

Even during this age of information, in which empowered consumers supposedly exercise scrutiny to make informed purchases, I still find myself buying things simply because they exist.  Sometimes, this works out for the best (Forever Lazy), and sometimes it does not (Doritos Locos Tacos).  Jon does the same thing.  Even though Sony has a less