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Review: Mario Party Island Tour

Written by on December 16, 2013 in

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Nintendo is ready to party all over again and this time it’s an island party. The island party theme is a fun idea but references to the theme throughout the game don’t really extend beyond some boards having island shaped locations to hop between on the way to the end. This party can be played… Read More »


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Character Select: Electronics, Entertainment, Excitement

Written by (@etdragon) on June 17, 2013 in Opinion

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I spent almost all of last week talking about video games. I talked about games on podcasts, via IM conversations, on Xbox Live, and I even forced my husband to listen to my diatribes about video games. I showed him trailers and I paced the living room and made wild hand gestures. Honestly, I’m incredibly… Read More »


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You Should Have Played This: Donkey Kong ’94

Written by (@phneri) on January 29, 2013 in Opinion

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There’s a lot of games that fly under the radar. It happens now when you gaze upon Steam’s thousands of offerings, and it happened in the past with games just because we didn’t know anything about them. In those terrifying days before the internet you just had to go off of the box art. Which… Read More »


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A Guide to Making Great Video Game Movies

Written by (@therealbigwall) on January 23, 2012 in Opinion

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When I was a young man I didn’t have things like responsibility, children, a car, bills, or a meaningful relationship with a real human woman.  With all of the fantastic expendable income I had at the time, I spent it on video game rentals and movies. When I found out that these two entertainment juggernauts… Read More »


25 Years of Mario

25 Years of Mario

Written by (@) on October 30, 2010 in News

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This year marks the 25th Anniversary of Nintendo’s mascot and game star, Mario.  To celebrate this momentous occasion, Nintendo is releasing Super Mario All-Stars: Collectors Edition. It is a Wii remake of the original Super Mario All-Stars and includes the four legendary NES Mario games; Super Mario Bros. 1,2 and 3 and also The Lost… Read More »


Generations Past: Super Mario 64

Generations Past: Super Mario 64

Written by (@paxrock) on August 25, 2010 in Features

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Game: Super Mario 64 Year: 1996 Developer: Nintendo Platforms: Nintendo 64, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Virtual Console Super Mario Bros.is one of those game series that reminds me just how old I am getting. The first game to ever grace my home was the original Super Mario Bros./Duck Hunt duel cartridge for the NES. It was… Read More »


Release Round-Up for the Week of November 15

Release Round-Up for the Week of November 15

Written by (@johncatuira) on November 16, 2009 in News

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Hot on the heels of the monster hit, Modern Warfare 2, we have yet another week of major releases.  This time around, we have several headliners to look forward to. Nintendo knows what Nintendo fans want.  They want more Mario.  New Super Mario Bros., exclusive for the Nintendo Wii, is the sequel to New Super… Read More »