Radio waves are all around you. However, what you might not know is that, at any and all times, mysterious little creatures float around near these waves. They're called "Denpa" Men. You can't see them normally, but you can find them and catch them with your Nintendo 3DS. This is a role-playing game in which you collect Denpa Men to form a party, and use this party to explore dungeons.
The Denpa Men: They Came By Wave popped up seemingly out of nowhere. The game’s trailer, which featured men in skin tight Teletubby-esque costumes, was fairly comical and quite charming, but it was also weird. The prospect of being able to capture these creatures, these Denpa Men, by using your 3DS and seeking them out in your surroundings, and then using your captured dudes to explore dungeons, seemed legitimately interesting. After playing The Denpa Men, I can certainly say that the game is interesting, but it’s also quite gimmicky, and its repetitive gameplay makes it feel like more of a missed opportunity than the stellar product it could've been. The crux of this eShop title is straightforward dungeon crawling gameplay. You explore different areas with a... Read Review