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Adventures of Lolo (1989)

lolo (LOH-loh): Feeble-minded, crazy, stupid.” -Hawaiian dictionary

Growing up, this game had extra meaning for me for two reasons. One, I was raised in Hawaii where the definition above applied (“pakalolo” means Marijuana, which was popular out there), and two, I was too stupid to get very far in a game called “Adventures of Stupid”, coincidentally.

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Game Review

On Super Smash Bros.

Super Smash Bros.  is a fighting game developed by HAL Laboratory and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo 64 home video game console released on April 26th, 1999. 575 more words

Video Games

Kirby Triple Deluxe (3DS) Review:

Kirby Triple Deluxe is the latest “standard” Kirby game. Using what looks like the same engine as the Impressive Kirby’s Adventure Wii, Triple Deluxe… 972 more words

Game Review

Robbing Kirby of his Greatest Asset

Kirby has become defined by his ability to copy his foes powers. But what is he without them? They add variety to the gameplay and help differentiate each title. 504 more words


Living the Dream - NES - Kirby's Adventure - 1993

Kirby’s Adventure
Nintendo Entertainment System
HAL Laboratory
© 1993
Genre: Platformer

Since I have become friends with @3pstart, I began to do something I never really did before: pay closer attention to who is actually making a game.   910 more words

Special Stage 1-1 [Alcahest]

Special Stages will generally focus on awesome games, likely ones that haven’t been translated or released in the US but deserve some time in the spotlight because they’re truly amazing. 903 more words

Your Future Looks Promising - Super Nintendo - Arcana - 1992

HAL Laboratory
Genre: Dungeon Crawler RPG

As it may have been mentioned before, the Super Nintendo and Sega Genesis days were the heyday of role playing games.  1,107 more words