"The many small tweaks that come from the game world give this a personality games such as Kirby Star Allies on the Switch lacks."
"Bowser's Inside Story still holds up a decade later as one of the finest spin-offs in the Mario universe but we couldn't help but long for more."
"Yo-kai Watch 3 may not be a revolution, but it does implement enough new features so as to justify its existence."
"With its simplified battle system and RPG mechanics, Yokai Watch Blasters represents perhaps the most accessible point of entry for fans of the anime."
"Despite the lack of innovation, it's still easy to enjoy yourself."
"We had pretty much retired our Nintendo 3DS after the introduction of Switch, but thanks to WarioWare Gold we're going to have to bring it with us on our next trip."
"While the combat didn't present us with much breathing room we loved how the enemy variety always kept us on our toes."
"Taking the Pokémon franchise to strange new places, Detective Pikachu is a charming distraction that should please fans both new and old."
"Playing against people instead of the CPU does make the game a lot more interesting."
"With Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, GameFreak has succeeded in making an already standout duo of games even better."
"It's still a humorous and approachable experience that compares well with later chapters in the series."
"Forget the brilliantly disturbing art and the pulsating combat, it's the sheer variety in terms of items and weapons that steals the show."
"It's a truly enjoyable and thoroughbred Metroid, and the 3D re-imagining allowed the designers to create much richer environments."
"Monster Hunter Stories is a rather lightweight adventure, but it's loaded with content and fully stocked with solid mechanics."
"Although it was both fun and enjoyable, it left us wanting more."
"Especially in short bursts, it delivers an engaging mix of town management, exploration and RPG action."
"All in all, we can't escape the impression that this feels like an old game with a new look."
"It's a weird hotchpotch of ingredients that doesn't manage to stand out in any respect."
"It feels right at home on handheld; the transition to 3DS works well."
"It might be a decade old, but by and large it has matured well and is an excellent example of an RPG you can take with you on the go."
"In our opinion it's even better suited to the portable platform than it was to the Wii U."
"Be it the story, visual style, setting, creatures, combat, or even the fan service, this game delves deeper into the RPG genre and it's better for the shift."
"While we recommend it, we still can't help but think that it could have been so much more..."
"Adding online battles is certainly a step in the right direction, however there is still much room for improvement."
"Nintendo and composer Tsunku prove once again their mastery with one of the kindest, cutest and most accessible games for the handheld to date."