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February - 9 - 2012
Eggs of Banjo Tooie

Banjo Tooie took everything we knew and loved about the original Banjo Kazooie and expanded it to include new moves, new items, and many new additions. Eggs, one of the basic functions from the first game, received a major upgrade in the way that they are used, and more importantly, a new variation of different  [ Read More ]

November - 14 - 2011
What to Look Forward to in Skyward Sword

With less than six days left before the release of Skyward Sword in North America, the hype level for the latest installment of the iconic Zelda series is at its highest and is expected to rise as the release date draws nearer. As we count down the remaining days and hours, let’s see what to look  [ Read More ]

November - 7 - 2011
Where's Waluigi?

With less than a month before release, Mario Kart 7 is shaping up to be one of the most diverse entries in the Mario Kart series. With that comes the apparent removal of Waluigi, and forums and message boards across the net have been abuzz with confusion, speculation, and in some cases outrage. While the  [ Read More ]

September - 30 - 2011
Mario Kart 7 Track Analysis

Back in June when the game was still tentatively named Mario Kart 3DS, we made an analysis on the information available at the time. With the 3DS Conference come and gone, new information has piled in and has Mario Kart fanatics at work at finding anything of importance. Here to help, we have a list  [ Read More ]

September - 23 - 2011
Item Wishlist

November will see the release of Super Mario 3D Land, the biggest release the 3DS will see to date. Mario is back with all his side scrolling and 3D platforming goodness, bringing along with him a few items from his past. The Starman, Mushroom and Leaf are all set to return, but what other items  [ Read More ]

September - 12 - 2011
Pre TGS 3DS Conference Wrap Up

The highly anticipated 3DS Conference that dawned this years TGS came and wen with a bang. New titles were announced, existing games were shown off and a few surprises were unleashed all in one single night. The conference kicked off the same way E3 did. Zelda’s 25th Anniversary had a great presence, showing off a  [ Read More ]

August - 29 - 2011
Where's Wario?

Looking through recent screenshots and videos, Wario is no where to be seen. In the first Mario Kart in series, Super Mario Kart included Mario, Luigi, Peach, Yoshi, Toad, Koopa Troopa, Bowser and Donkey Kong Jr. all as playable characters. After a couple years, they released Mario Kart 64, and replaced Koopa Troopa and Donkey Kong Jr. with Wario and  [ Read More ]

August - 25 - 2011
Many Arrows of Zelda

One of the most common and frequently used items in the Legend of Zelda series is none other than the legendary arrows. With the use of a bow, these arrows come in with different powers and each has their own special ability. Listed below are each of the arrows along with theier uses and how  [ Read More ]

July - 29 - 2011
Top 3 Favorite Paper Mario TTYD Partners

  There’s a total of seven partners in Paper Mario: Thousand Year Door, but which ones stick out the most for me? Here’s a list of my top 3 favorite partners both character and battle wise. 3. Goombella   ATTACKS: Headbonk – Just like Mario’s jump, a normal attack that does a normal amount of damage.  [ Read More ]

July - 28 - 2011
Video Game Composers You Gotta Hear!

Two articles ago, I explored some of the most compelling songs from a couple of gaming franchises. But now, we are going to explore the guys behind the music. Get ready for a heaping load of music!   Yoko Shimomura   Yoko Shimomura got her music career started very early. At the age of 4, she  [ Read More ]

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