Game of the Year, 2018: Best Nintendo Switch game


It’s that time of year again! Each year, recognises the best, most interesting, most artful and most creative games across a wide range of different categories, and 2018 was no different. In fact, this has been one of the best years for releases, from big blockbusters all the way…

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Review: Taiko no Tatsujin! (Nintendo Switch)


Review by Ginny W. The wait is finally over. Taiko no Tatsujin, the acclaimed Japanese rhythm game featuring many little drums who could, has finally had a localisation on both Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4. Unfortunately, there wasn’t a drum kit included with this particular copy, but pretty much everything…

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Taiko the Drum, No Man’s Sky, and Captain Toad! (Digitally Uploaded 2018, Episode #26)


It’s an eclectic mix this week, as we talk about the ongoing development of No Man’s Sky, Taiko the Drum on the Nintendo Switch, and everyone’s favourite Nintendo hero, Captain Toad! Is it okay to creatively alter games after release, if “fans” don’t like it? Or should a developer be…

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Import review: Taiko no Tatsujin: Nintendo Switch Version! (Nintendo Switch)


Review by Matt S.  On the happiness scale, there aren’t many things that can out-happy Taiko no Tatsujin. The adorable arcade drumming rhythm experience, with its psychedelic use of colour and sheer energy, has become an institution in Japanese arcades, and a beloved example of the rhythm game genre for…

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