Category Archives: Serene Adventure

Review: Plague Inc. (iOS, Android, Steam and Nintendo Switch)

    The game’s creators recently commented again that they always see an uptick in sales when a real life epidemic outbreak happens. COVID-19, also called the Corona Virus is no different. The name of the UK studio that made … Continue reading

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Retro Review: Sonic The Hedgehog 1 (1991, Sega Genesis)

  The game that started it all. Originally released on the Sega Genesis/Master System back in 1991, the original Sonic The Hedgehog has been ported to later video game systems usually bundled with other Sega Titles. The 2007 remake Sonic … Continue reading

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Review: Sonic The Hedgehog 1: The Movie (2020)

  Just 7 months ago, video game fans were treated to this:   The immediate backlash from Sonic’s appearance in the first trailer hit Paramount Pictures–and Sega–so HARD, they pushed back the movie’s release by 3 months to redesign the … Continue reading

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It took reading a fanfic for me to realize a MAJOR tie-in Fire Emblem Echoes has with Fire Emblem Awakening

  …MAJOR spoilers for both games, obviously. Mind you, Awakening has been out for 6 years and Echoes has been out for 2 years now. There are quite a few other tie-ins between the games but the one concerning the … Continue reading

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Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield are now out…and I’ve decided to hard pass on them

  …I feel like it’s more than fair for me to now say the naysayers were justified in their scathing criticism of the newest entires in the MAINLINE Pokemon games when they were first announced almost 8 months ago. You … Continue reading

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World of Warcraft Classic goes live on August 27 and yes, I will be Day One In

  Blizzard took the time to whip together a Primer for those who never played WoW Back in 2006. I urge folks to check it out as it covers all the major stuff those who started playing WoW from its … Continue reading

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Would you pay $20 for a Playstation Classic console?

  …As a reminder, it launched 8 months ago and sold for $100. The price now? $20 at Best Buy, Wal Mart, Target and Amazon. Here’s the full list of preloaded games for those who are probably looking it up … Continue reading

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Nintendo’s new Switch models reveal Nintendo has big plans for the future

  Nintendo’s new Switch Lite Model will be a 100% handheld. Unlike the original and a new version with an extended battey life, the Switch Lite will not be a Hybrid Console. Gamespot put together a nice comparison chart here … Continue reading

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Nintendo confirms Pokemon not in the Galar Pokedex can’t be migrated into Sword and Shield

I’m not surprised by the news but naturally this PokeHolic is also disappointed. What it means for me is I will need to wait until the games are released–and also wait until I get a Nintendo Switch as well–to know … Continue reading

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Confirmed: A Level Squish in World of Warcraft IS coming!

MMO-Champion picked up a story that first broke on Reddit. The thing is, proof was included in screenshots from a survey apparently sent out to some active subscription holders.     Blizzard hasn’t publicly commented on a Level Squish to … Continue reading

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