Puyo Puyo Tetris’ story is gloriously goofy

For many people, Puyo Puyo Tetris is an introduction to the Puyo Puyo series. As incredible as it is, there have not been that many installments released outside of Japan. Most entries remain trapped overseas, especially ones where the Puyo Puyo heroines and heroes feature prominently. You would think this would be detrimental to Puyo Puyo Tetris‘ campaign. Instead, Sega seized the opportunity to present a goofy and welcoming story for everyone to enjoy.

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Gudetama Okawari Ikagassuka poaches Wario Ware’s formula

We’ve seen Sanrio poach ideas for its games before. Hello Kitty’s Magic Apron is a take on Cooking Mama with rhythmic elements. Hello Kitty to Issho! Block Crash is a series of Breakout clones. Hello Kitty: Big City Dreams is a lot like Animal Crossing. It’s grabbed onto a concept that works and won’t whisk deviating from that course. When it comes to Gudetama Okawari Ikagassuka, this is good for both Sanrio and anyone who happens to pick up this Nintendo 3DS game.

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SubaraCity is a special sort of spacial awareness game

Are you a pigeon or a penguin? It seems an odd question to consider, but makes sense within the realm of SubaraCity. This puzzle game is all about matching blocks to create a city, along the lines of Spry Fox’s Triple Town, but in a more relaxing manner. It’s all about being aware of which blocks to properly combine and eliminate, with moves you wouldn’t expect being the smarter ones, and continuing to grow your city.

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Disney Magical World 2 offers the best sort of fanservice

I know, I know. My pointing out Disney Magical World 2 is a fanservice extravaganza isn’t exactly news. A peek at the box makes it all rather obvious. When you pop this cartridge into your Nintendo 3DS, you’re going to be living alongside characters from Winnie the Pooh, Frozen, Lilo and Stitch, The Little Mermaid, Alice in Wonderland and other iconic Disney movies and series. But, the important thing is how this is handled. Disney Magical World 2 of course lets you explore worlds tied to certain series, as well as inhabit a hub world with daily character cameos. What really matters is the degree of control players have over how much and what sorts of fanservice they see.

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Preview: Story of Seasons: Trio of Towns offers multiple fast travel options

When it comes to map sizes, Story of Seasons: Trio of Towns gives us quite a bit of space to work with. Each of the three towns is made up of two areas. There’s a crossroads section to traverse. Your farm is even quite substantial. Getting from point A to point B takes quite a bit of time. Especially if you’re trying to make it to certain stores on time. Fortunately, there are means of quickly getting around beyond just using your feet or eventually hopping on a horse.

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