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With a crazy intro this week, there is a ton of news to chat about this week! We go down the Igavania pathway and talk about the amazing Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, but did JP actually play it? We … Continue reading
Downwell is a arcade-style platformer where you literally jump down a well, taking out enemies and collecting gems along the way which uses the Nintendo Switch Flip Grip to play in Tate Mode! How far could we get? Continue reading
This week we talk about Yooka Laylee and the Impossible Lair, a spiritual successor to Donkey Kong Country. We also go into depth on this week’s pickups plus of course an update on The Switch Collector: Volume One!
We play the retro-inspired action platformer Tiny Barbarian DX. How far did we get in this tough as nails “NES Hard” game? Tune in a see. Plus you always get all the newest releases, latest news and upcoming Limited Editions … Continue reading
This week we play the unique rogue-like indie game Tumbleseed. How much did we play and how far did we get up the mountain? Plus another Nintendo Switch console is announced and Jeff goes over his aftermarket Switch VR story … Continue reading
Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn and the Nintendo Switch Lite is Announced | Switchmania Playcast Episode 10
This week we cover Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn. Did we like it? Also the Nintendo Switch Lite was announced. Plus you always get all the new releases and upcoming Limited Editions each week on the Switchmania Playcast!
In this fun interview with some of the developers at Mad Gear Games we go over their experiences with A Hole New World, inspirations behind the game, being the first physical release for First Press Games and more. We also … Continue reading
Super Mario Maker 2 is out and it’s time to play it! From Story Mode to Creation Mode to JP being a troll to all the listeners, it’s all here! We also talk about our favorite fan levels and go … Continue reading
We play Yoku’s Island Express, a weird combination of Platforming, Pinball with Metroidvania aspects to it. Could this even work? Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night is out and the initial thoughts are in. Find out what we think on that … Continue reading
Old Man’s Journey is a port of a mobile game with touch controls and unique play mechanics. What did we think of it? We also go over this week’s new releases and everything limited that’s available for preorder, the Warned … Continue reading
Time for some 90’s polygonal nostalgia with Back in 1995. Can we get used to the classic tank controls and get through this psychological thriller? We also talk Pokemon Sword & Shield, E3 and of course all of the new … Continue reading
This week we go down the nostalgia rabbit hole with Retro City Rampage DX. What did we think of this overload of 80s and 90s references and NES-style gameplay?
This week we take on the pixel-style platformer Fox n Forests. Did having an extra day allow us to complete things?
This week we take on the beautifully animated Cuphead. How did we fare and what did you all have to say about it? Let’s find out!
Welcome to the Switchmania Playcast! In this introductory episode the hosts Jonathan Polan of JPSwitchmania and Jeffrey Wittenhagen of Hagen’s Alley do a bit of a personal introduction and go over nuances of the Nintendo Switch. The main focus of … Continue reading