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Twofer: Fire Emblem Echoes Shadows of Valentia

Boy meets girl. Or is it girl meets boy? Two childhood friends find themselves in the middle of a royal powder keg as two warring kingdoms threaten to tear apart the land. A modern take on 1992's "Fire Emblem Gaiden" for the Nintendo Famicom, "Shadows of Valentia " is a remake done right.

Dead Cells

Prepare to die again and again in this Metroidvania game with Roguelike elements and classic 8-bit charm.

Switching gears: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Smart steering and auto-acceleration make Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for the Nintendo Switch the most accessible and family-friendly racing game yet. Plus the return of a full-fledged Battle Mode.

Super frenemies: Injustice 2

NetherRealm Studios’ unique take on DC Comics combat returns with a meaty story mode, solid mechanics and a Multiverse’s worth of extra features to keep players busy in Injustice 2. And yes, Superman and Wonderman are still insufferable.

More 2016 reviews

Past year reviews

Hey, where's the older stuff? No worries, we've got those, too. Here are links to the 2015 Technobubble Video Game Review Vault and the 2014 Technobubble Video Game Review Vault:

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