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Satoru Iwata's Early Life Chronicled In New Book

The Late President of Nintendo, Satoru Iwata, who passed away July last year has had his early life chronicled in a book. He is widely known for his work on the Nintendo DS and Wii but the book takes us back further to when he was a part-time programmer for Hal Laboratory in the 1980’s. 86 more words

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Kirby: Planet Robobot - Get in the Robot, Kirby!

It’s weird how quickly fans of the Kirby series were willing to accept the idea of the pink puffball piloting a robot. Normally, a deviation from the norm is a sure-fire way to incite unwarranted anger in people. 1,602 more words


REVIEW: Kirby's Dream Land (1992, Game Boy)

Kirby, a series of video games centering around the adventures of a spherical, red-footed creature who has the ability to swallow his enemies whole and copy their skills and use them to his advantage, is one of Nintendo’s most profitable and well-known franchises (as well as being my personal favorite Nintendo franchise). 923 more words


Hoshi no Kirby is Mine (Again)!

Many years back, I was at a GameStop when I stumbled across a Japanese Kirby game for the Game Boy! I was really surprised because I had never seen the game before, so I didn’t even know which game it was. 308 more words


First Impressions: Kirby Planet Robobot!

First of all, I just want to say that I was so excited to start playing this game! It looked amazing and fun and besides, I just love Kirby! 1,328 more words


E3 2016 Do-Want List, Part 4


System: Nintendo 3DS

Developer/Publisher: HAL Laboratory/Nintendo

Release: June 30th, 2016

BoxBoy! was a breath of fresh air when it was released. In a world where we get swept in by pomp and spectacle, it took a more minimalist approach to its design and was all the better for it. 804 more words


Rory's 3DS Game of June 2016

This month, a planet is under the threat of mechanisation. Naturally, a hero has to stand up to that threat and prevent his home from becoming entirely mechanical. 712 more words