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Eastward: Early Impressions (Nintendo Switch)

An enchanting adventure-RPG

Captured From Eastward. Source: Author

The first word that springs to mind with Eastward is surprising. Surprising because it’s completely subverted my expectations. In a good way…

I keep expecting Eastward to settle into a routine gameplay loop that hooks me in and triggers that dopamine surge that so many RPGs offer. But so far, that hasn’t happened…



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Ben Cantrell

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