JoeRayW’s Top 5 Games 2012

Welcome to my 2012 top five games list! It was particularly tough going to pick my five favourite games this year due to the high density of quality titles. Not the fact that I’ve only played five new games this year… at least they were all fantastic! It would be a pretty embarrassing top five if I had chosen to buy Hitman Absolution and Resident Evil 6 over some of these sparking discs of delight. Continue reading


New Super Mario Bros. U


New Super Mario Bros. U
Format: Nintendo Wii U
Players: 1-5
Genre: Platformer 
Release Date: 30th November 2012

New console, new controller, new Mario. Everything is just so damn new! Though being the fourth New Super Mario Bros. title, is it as fresh as it likes to claim? You can keep sticking New at the front, but one day those mushrooms will go stale.  Continue reading

Nintendo Land

nintendo land Nintendo Land 
Format: Nintendo Wii U
Players: 1-5
Genre: Mini Game Collection
Release Date: 30th November 2012

Welcome to Nintendo Land! Venture into the park to enjoy great games based on Nintendo classics from Super Mario to The Legend Of Zelda. And Takamaru.  Continue reading

World Of Goo

World Of Goo
Format: Nintendo Wiiware
Price: 1500 Nintendo points
Players: 1-2
Genre: Puzzle
Release Date: 19th December 2008
2D Boy

The goos climb higher and higher, endlessly. Where are they going? Why do they want to leave so much? Nobody knows, they just keep climbing. It’s what we all strive for. Rise from the corporation and keep on going, goo balls! Continue reading

Colors! 3D

Colors! 3D
Format: Nintendo 3DS eShop
Price: £5.40
Players: 1
Genre: Paint Program
Release Date: 9th April 2012
Collecting Smiles

Everyone loves to draw in some form or another, be it glamorous paintings or notebook doodles. Colors! 3D allows you to share your works of art to the world, in 3D! Stick men have never had so much depth perception.  Continue reading