Tag: Olliolli

  • Review OlliOlli: Switch Stance - A Grind In The Best Possible Sense

    Fail faster

    Remember OlliOlli? Its addictive 2D take on the trick-combo formula that fuelled the Tony Hawk franchise for a good fifteen years launched on PS Vita back in 2014 and then got ported to pretty much everything else, including Wii U and 3DS. For a game so suited to portable play sessions, it’s taken a remarkably long time to come to your...

  • News Roll7 "Considering" Bringing Both OlliOlli Games To Switch

    "If we get 500 likes then we might consider it even more seriously!"

    OlliOlli developer Roll7 has stated on Twitter that it is considering bringing both games in the skateboarding series to the Nintendo Switch. The studio has playfully suggested that it might become more serious if its Twitter post gets more than 500 likes. OlliOlli launched on...

  • News Nintendo's Implementation of Cross-Buy is Surprisingly Generous

    Buy one, get many free

    Owners of PlayStation consoles and Vita handhelds have long been accustomed to the luxury of cross-buy titles; you buy one version of the game and you get to play on your other devices gratis. That's a good deal and no mistake. It's taken Nintendo a little while to embrace the concept for themselves – presumably because the...

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    3DS eShop

    Review OlliOlli

    Not at all sketchy

    OlliOlli, as we've said before, isn't really a skateboarding game. The aesthetic provides a lovely minimalist visual style to navigate the tiny pixel skateboarder through, but there's no open world to explore and experiment in, nor is it filled with free-form choices. Mechanically rock-solid, OlliOlli is a 2D on-rails experience...

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    Wii U eShop

    Review OlliOlli

    We're stoked

    OlliOlli isn't really a skateboarding game. The skateboard aesthetic provides a lovely minimalist visual style to navigate the tiny pixel skateboarder through, but there's no open world to explore and experiment in, nor is it filled with free-form choices. Mechanically rock-solid, OlliOlli is a 2D on-rails experience with meticulously...

  • News OlliOlli Arrives on Wii U and 3DS Next Week, Cross-Buy Confirmed in All Regions

    As it was on PSN

    OlliOlli is the next eShop release from publisher Curve Digital, bringing Roll7's excellent title to Nintendo gamers. With attractive pixel-based visuals and addictive gameplay this could certainly be an attractive option, and the good news is that this will arrive on 5th March with Cross-Buy in both Europe and North America, making...

  • News Curve Digital Confirms OlliOlli Release Window on Nintendo Consoles

    Grinding onto Wii U and 3DS mid-March

    We reported late last year that 'sick' indie skateboarding title OlliOlli would be making an appearance on Nintendo consoles in early 2015, and now the hype is real. Publisher Curve Digital, the same company that brought indie hits such as The Swapper and Thomas Was Alone to Nintendo platforms, has confirmed t