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Mother (aka Earthbound) Series

The Mother series has always sounded likes something that would be right up my alley: An RPG with an irreverent science fiction-post modern flavour, all captured through the eyes of a little kid protagonist. 427 more words


MOTHER 3, A Literary Video Game

MOTHER 3 tells a story most would not expect a videogame to tell. Written by Shigesato Itoi, an essayist, slogan maker, copyeditor, voice actor, famed blogger, short fiction collaborator ( 2,297 more words


GEEKY SHIT: Hobonichi "Techo" Planner

You’ve reached 2015! Congratulations! But what now? Now… we plan.

My favourite way to simultaneously look to joys ahead and reflect on days passed is to scribble and draw my way through a notebook. 500 more words




Earthbound is an RPG developed by Ape and released in 1994 for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System. Though not widely known in America at the time of this game’s release, … 1,719 more words

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Mother 3: A Critical Analysis

Mother 3! For most people, this is a video game that remains utterly and completely unheard of. It’s a sequel of a game, Earthbound (Mother 2) for Super Nintendo, that was popular in Japan, but never received a huge following elsewhere. 3,199 more words