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Nintendo Direct 12/18/2013: New Zelda That Isn’t Zelda, Rosalina in Everything

Finishing out this, our first Year of Luigi, comes what’s probably the final Nintendo Direct of the year, focusing, as they usually do, on upcoming WiiU and 3DS games. If you want to watch it for yourself, you can catch [...]

December 18, 2013 News
Super Mario 3D World Wii U Review

Super Mario 3D World

Super Mario 3D World is both gorgeous and about as enjoyable as a video game can be. There is an immense amount of depth that kept me coming back for more, time and time again. This is the rare type [...]

November 19, 2013 Nintendo Wii U, Reviews
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New Super Luigi U

For a third of the price of the main game, you essentially double the length. You get a whole new slew of 80 levels that takes about as long as the main game to get through, and has even more [...]

July 3, 2013 Nintendo Wii U, Reviews
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Mario and Donkey Kong: Minis on the Move

Characters aside, Mario and Donkey Kong: Minis on the Move is a very fun game, with a frantic pace and several deviations on the main puzzle type that serve to give you a pretty full package. Being able to expand [...]

May 8, 2013 Nintendo 3DS, Reviews
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Paper Mario: Sticker Star

As enjoyable as the presentation and more puzzle-oriented aspects were, the team at Intelligent Systems needs to ensure that they don’t lose sight of what made this series so special in the first place. [...]

February 7, 2013 Nintendo 3DS, Reviews
Zelda Wind Waker HD Wii U News

Nintendo Direct Talks Miiverse, New Games, Updates

Another month, another Nintendo Direct piping over to you hot and fresh; though some of the past months have been a little empty on interesting news, this time Nintendo decided to talk about games a little more directly, and started [...]

January 23, 2013 News, Nintendo Wii U
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New Super Mario Bros. U

New Super Mario Bros. U definitely plays things safe and mostly sticks to the framework established by the "New" offshoot series established back on the DS, but the tougher design and beautiful look make it a great Mario game no [...]

November 27, 2012 Nintendo Wii U, Reviews
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New Super Mario Bros. 2

These are coming out hard and fast now, though, and with NSMB U coming out for the new console pretty soon, this one feels like it’s somehow caught in between. Plus, the much ballyhooed “Collect a MILLION COINS” mechanic [...]

September 28, 2012 Nintendo 3DS, Reviews
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DarkCast Ep. 46: We’re all Murderous Fiends or: Mario is Essentially Hitler

Violence is everywhere in gamedom. From platformers to RTS games to shooters, one of your main objectives is to kill things. Bur recently, that violence has become described as “ultra.” In this week’s podcast we’re talking not only about the [...]

September 24, 2012 DarkCast
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E3 2012: Grading the Big 3 – Nintendo

E3 is now underway and the final of the big three has taken the stage was Nintendo. Going into the conference Nintendo had all of the hype they could want surrounding them and their new console the Wii U. So [...]

June 6, 2012 E3, Features