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On Super Mario Bros. 2

Continuing from Super Mario Bros. 3 is it’s predecessor, Super Mario Bros. 2, which adds the ability to lift and toss enemies and objects—a defining feature of its earliest prototype, and adds many characters into the greater Mario universe, such as Birdo, Pokeys, Bob-ombs, and Shy Guys. 1,612 more words


Character Spotlight: Luigi

Happy Tuesday!

I can’t believe the end of the month is already here. It’s time for another Character Spotlight and I’ve chosen one of my all-time favorites! 256 more words

Video Games

NES Classic Edition: A Return Trip To My Childhood

When it was announced earlier this year, I thought I might be able to resist the maddening urge to seek out a NES Classic Edition. 540 more words


Super Mario Advance

Super Mario Advance
Release Date: 10th March 2016 (UK Wii U Virtual Console)
Game Boy Advance

Super Mario Advance was a fairly disappointing launch game for the Game Boy Advance back in 2001. 1,300 more words


Time And Place Games

Certain pieces of media take me back to a specific time and place. I can vividly recall reading In Cold Blood for the first time. I was alone in Germany, huddled on my bathroom floor, horrified at Truman Capote’s recounting of the series of senseless murders in Kansas back in 1959. 1,084 more words


The Hyper-Polished Zen Masocore Primordia of N++

N++ is out! It’s the sequel/update to N+, which is itself the sequel/update to N. What does any of that mean, you might ask, and why do you care? 633 more words


Christmas! ...in September?

I cringed a little when I walked into our local Value Village last week and it was full of Halloween decor and costumes.  I’m barely able to accept the idea that summer is leaving us soon and The World is already thrusting holiday commercialism in my direction.  831 more words