Super Mario Maker: review

Super Mario Maker: review

Sep 24, 2015

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Nintendo Players: 1 Site: http://supermariomaker.nintendo.com/ Game code provided by the publisher How many times have you played a Super Mario game, and decided that you could do a better job at designing the levels? Quite likely none, unless you have the sort of ego problem that leads to a...

Mario Kart 8 Defies Gravity

Mario Kart 8 Defies Gravity

Jun 12, 2013

New Console, New Mario, New Mario Kart. Mario Kart comes once a Nintendo console cycle and Mario Kart 8 is indeed the eighth installment in the series, due out during spring 2014. It looks very nice and crisp, with it’s new HD visuals but what else is there? Well, you can drive on the land, underwater, on motorbikes and glide through the skies like in...

Nintendo Land: review

Nintendo Land: review

Mar 8, 2013

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Nintendo Players: 1-5 (offline only) Site: http://nintendoland.nintendo.com/about.html We have Pac-Man clones. We have a simplified FPS adventure experience. We have arena based third person shooters. We have a dumbed down 3D racing game. Alongside these are some nice, non-offensive games which...

New Super Mario Bros. U: Fireside Review

New Super Mario Bros. U: Fireside Review

Jan 24, 2013

Welcome to the Fireside, a place where friends and family gather to hear people just like you talk about videogames. This brand new feature takes a break from all those written words (because we know you kids never read) and starts a conversation with the warm presence of audio waves. In today’s Fireside Review, Stephen and Bryan catch up on New Super...

An armchair view of E3 2012: Nintendo

An armchair view of E3 2012: Nintendo

Jun 5, 2012

Nintendo Conference: June 5th 5:00am GMT   It goes without saying that this will mainly be about the Wii U and what it can do. From the Ubisoft conference I can say it will be nothing truly amazing, but at least on par with the current generation. Let’s see what happens though. The show preamble on the official feed features terrible whorish product...