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7.7

Good

Worms W.M.D (Switch) – Holy Hand Grenades at the ready

Worms is one of those bizarre game ideas that could only have come from the 16-bit era: A 2D, turn-based detonate-em-up pitting two teams of armed-to-...[Read More]

7.5

Good

Doom (Switch) – Welcome (back) to hell – Nintendo fans now included

Doom is back – but not quite as you knew it. First released on the PC way back in 1993, id Software’s Doom was a true groundbreaker. While it wasn’t t...[Read More]

9

Amazing

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (Switch) – Dragons, dungeons and draugr, now shrunk to fit

Way back in 2011, Skyrim absolutely blew us away. A lot can happen in six years, though. This was before RPG greats like The Witcher 3 and Zelda: Brea...[Read More]

6

Fair

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Star Wars Battlefront II – This Star Wars shooter has a pretty grim dark side

Star Wars Battlefront II has a lot in common with the Death Star. When working as intended, both are monsters in their respective fields: the Empire’s...[Read More]

5.8

Average

Need for Speed: Payback – Ignore the Vegas-style glitz and glamour – the House always wins

Need for Speed already had a lot in common with the Fast and Furious films. They’re both long-running franchises obsessed with driving fast, crazy cus...[Read More]

8.2

Great

Call of Duty: WWII – History repeats itself – and that’s no bad thing

Out with the preposterous sci-fi warfare, in with good old fashioned Nazi-killing. Having pushed the boundaries of armed conflict into outer space, th...[Read More]

8.2

Great

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Gran Turismo Sport – Sony is ever the traditionalist with this one

If Lewis Hamilton is anything to go by, there are three prerequisites for becoming a racing pro: practice, patience and a planet-sized ego. As ever, G...[Read More]

7.8

Good

The Evil Within 2 – Watching the world go to hell in a hive-mind

Sebastian Castellanos is a man on the edge – but then you would be too, if you’d only just survived a nightmarish virtual reality horror world w...[Read More]

9

Amazing

Forza Motorsport 7 – Leaves other racers languishing in the rear view mirror

It was going so well. We had memorised all eighteen of Silverstone’s iconic bends. We knew exactly how hard to push the race-prepped Bentley Continent...[Read More]

9.1

Amazing

Destiny 2 – The interstellar sequel Guardians have been waiting for

The original Destiny didn’t just promise the world. It promised an entire solar system. Bungie mostly delivered, too. The planet-hopping, loot-grabbin...[Read More]

8.1

Great

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Sonic Mania — After two decades of mediocrity, the ‘hog is finally back on track

Are you sure we’re not back in the ‘90s? With everyone playing Crash Bandicoot, Wipeout and a spiritual Banjo-Kazooie successor, we’re starting ...[Read More]

8

Great

Splatoon 2 — The online shooter your Nintendo Switch has been waiting for

It seems obvious in hindsight: an online shooter where head-shotting your friends is totally irrelevant, why wouldn’t it be a cult classic? On Wii U o...[Read More]

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