We’ve been lucky enough to be playing Skyrim on Switch for the better part of the last week. Our full review will give you our impressions, but spoilers, it’s great. Obviously, it is. But, we wanted to see how the Switch version would compare to others. So the video above is the Xbox One edition side-by-side Skyrim […]
DOOM is now available for Nintendo Switch. It’s an impressive technical effort to see the game ported to the Switch. But how different does it look when compared other versions? In the video above we’ve captured the opening of DOOM on both PS4 and Switch. We’ve put them together for comparison. The video opens with them split […]
PowerUp! was fortunate enough to go hands-on with Super Mario Odyssey and in doing so, we saw a few of the captures in the game. using Cappy, Mario is able to capture an enemy and possess them in order to make use of their skills. This opens up a huge number of avenues for puzzles, exploration […]
The SNES Mini is available and we managed to snag one before they all disappeared. Since we got our hands on one, we thought we would capture footage of our first play session. You can see the footage above and it shows you the SNES Mini’s menus and a quick run through of Super Mario World‘s first […]
In case you missed it, PowerUp! was fortunate enough to spend some hands-on time with Super Mario Odyssey recently. Three worlds — Cap Kingdom, Luncheon Kingdom and Seaside Kingdom — were playable. These three worlds included a huge range of content, puzzles, platforming and more. We thought since we got to play it, we’d give you the next […]
In Super Mario Odyssey, players are able to find special, 2D sections. These special areas are located by travelling through pixellated green pipes. Once Mario has entered the pipe he will emerge on the other side looking every bit his 8-bit self. These forced perspective sections are fun little throwbacks to Super Mario Bros. and a nice […]
Ever since he appeared shirtless in a Super Mario Odyssey trailer during a Nintendo Direct, everyone has been extra thirsty for shots of Mario, sans-top. Luckily, PowerUp! has a brand new paparazzi division and it has managed to catch Mario out, shirtless and on the beach. In spite of the pressing matter of rescuing Princess Peach from […]
Randal the Vandal first appeared in Destiny and spawned at the Forgotten Shore. Although he was only a level 8 Reaver Vandal, his health and damage attributes were much higher. This was likely due to a bug, however, the Destiny community embraced the Vandal, nicknaming him Randal. Bungie caught on with Randal the Vandal’s popularity too. He appeared […]
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle is available now on Nintendo Switch. Aside from the story, there is plenty to sink your teeth into. A huge range of content lies hidden by simply replaying previous worlds and levels. These challenges appear on the map as a Toad Rabbid waving a flag. They start out easily enough; […]
Absolver is available on PC and PS4. Thanks to Devolver Digital we spent some hands-on time with the game before release. You can check out our review here. RELATED: ABSOLVER REVIEW Absolver places you into the shoes of a Prospect, hoping to rise through the ranks and become a full-fledged Absolver. How do you do that? Well, […]
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