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SwitchCast #055: Dandara, The Longest 5 Minutes and Tachyon Project

It is a time for heroes! So join us for a review of the wall-clinging metroidvania Dandara, and flashback to the future with the accelerated RPG antics of The Longest 5 Minutes for Nintendo Switch! JV also loads up on lasers for arena shooter Tachyon Pulse.

In the community pulse, we ask the listeners to grade Nintendo’s use of DLC on Nintendo Switch this past year, plus take a look at how many of you plan to actually buy Nintendo Labo. (more…)

SwitchCast #054: Inner Space, This is the Police, and Peripheral Pleasures

This is your captain speaking, we’ll be cruising around Inner Space at an altitude of… well, altitude’s pretty relative in here, now that I think about it! If you look out the left side of the ship, you’ll also see a review of This is the Police for Nintendo Switch.

Please notice that the Community Pulse sign has been lit, and that means we’ll be reading to your suggestions for the best peripherals Nintendo could release for the Nintendo Switch too. So sit back and enjoy all that, plus the news, new game releases and more! (more…)

REVIEW: The Escapists 2

By Darrel Wright

Last night, I was thrown in jail. I have no memory of being arrested or standing trial, but here I am, dressed in orange and being escorted to my cell.

The facilities are nice enough, with areas to read, play music, and exercise. The other inmates are okay fellows who are more than willing to offer some cash in exchange for running their errands. They also sell me a selection of useful items. The walls are claustrophobic, though. The daily routine is suffocating, and the guards are… less than friendly. The more time I spend in this place, the more I realize one glaring truth: I have to get out of here! Continue reading “REVIEW: The Escapists 2”

SwitchCast #050: Brawlout, Resident Evil, and the SwitchCast Choice Awards

For our BIG 50th episode, we’re celebrating the best games of 2017 with the SwitchCast Choice Awards! Not only have JV and KC picked their top 5 games from the first year of the Nintendo Switch, but we’ve collected your votes for the best Switch games and Nindies too.

We also launch into a review of Brawlout before taking on a tag team review of Resident Evil Revelations 1 & 2. Of course, we also have all the Nintendo Switch news for the week, new releases and our weekly picks of which Switch games we want to come to the system. (more…)

SwitchCast #047: The Nintendo Switch Holiday Buyer’s Guide

Still looking to buy some Nintendo Switch gear or games for your friends or family members? We run down a complete list of the right stuff to get ’em, whether they’re new to Nintendo Switch, a veteran gamer, or anything in between!

We also have the week’s video game news, and new Nintendo Switch releases to tell you what’s worth playing in the weeks to come!


JoyCon Controller –
Pro Controller –
Dock Sock –

Stardew Valley –
Snipperclips –
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe –

Pokken Tournament DX –
Rocket League –
Fast RMX –
Splatoon 2 –

Puyo Puyo Tetris –
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe –

Snipperclips –
Minecraft: Switch Edition –
Lego City Undercover –
Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2 –
Rocket League –

Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle –
Elder Scrolls: Skyrim –
Fire Emblem: Warriors –

Namco Museum –
Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers –
Sonic Mania (Collector’s Edition) –
Cave Story+ –
Shovel Knight –
Blaster Master Zero –

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 –
I am Setsuna –
L.A. Noire –
Minecraft Story Mode –

Just Dance 2018 –
Super Bomberman R –

Bluetooth Audio Adapter –
— Velcro Strips –
— Connector Cable –
— How to put the above all together –
Battery Pack –
Azure Striker Gunvolt: Striker Pack – (more…)