Take Me Out To The (Digital) Ball Game

Take Me Out To The (Digital) Ball Game

Swing batter, batter, swing! You’re out! Other baseball sayings and references! The time has come for the newest entry in the popular MLB The Show franchise. I’m not a big baseball fan, but these games always look so good. If I liked baseball I would play them a lot! Do baseball video games still do Home Run Derby mini-games? I remember older games doing these types of mini-games and modes and I always enjoyed them. It reminds me of when

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Five Free Switch Games Worth Playing

Five Free Switch Games Worth Playing

There’s no shortage of great games you could buy on Switch, but there are also a handful that are free. There was a time when a game being free-to-play marked it as subpar in some way. Now, free games can often be every bit as good as the paid ones and sometimes they aren’t even full of intrusive microtransactions. Here are a few of the ones worth checking out on the Nintendo Switch. Warframe Digital Extremes’ online shooter arrived on

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This Farming Sim Is Like Stardew Valley Except Really Sad

This Farming Sim Is Like Stardew Valley Except Really Sad

Screenshot: Lambic Studios (The Stillness Of The Wind) Picture a stripped down, hollowed out, watercolor version of Stardew Valley, and you’ll have something very close to The Stillness Of The Wind, which released on February 7 for Switch and PC. It feels like a trip to Grandma’s house filtered through the existential loneliness of a Samuel Beckett play. It can be relaxing but also alienating. What start as comforting rituals eventually give way to heart-wrenching sadness. You play as Talma,

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The Week In Games: Return To Raccoon City

The Week In Games: Return To Raccoon City

Zombies! This week the long awaited Resident Evil 2 remake is finally released on consoles and PC. Plus a bunch of games are getting ported to Switch and other platforms after appearing elsewhere. Which is nice! Who doesn’t want more games for their favorite platforms?! Actually, I already have a huge back catalog and feel guilty about buying more games before finishing the ones I bought last year. Maybe a quiet January isn’t a bad thing. Also in the year

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TowerFall May Be A Party Game, But It’s Also Fun Solo

TowerFall May Be A Party Game, But It's Also Fun Solo

Screenshot: Matt Makes Games (TowerFall) TowerFall is out on the Switch today, just over five years after it originally released on the ill-fated Ouya. It was one of the best party games then and has continued to be one of the all-time best since. It’s still great on Switch, but more than anything I can’t get over is how much fun I’ve had playing it alone. Developed by Matt Thorson’s studio Matt Makes Games, which also released Celeste earlier this

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