Incoming positively-charged rant about Smash. Prepare yourself. So, after much crying, sighing, deals with the devil, and so on, I managed to get myself a Gamecube adapter for Super Smash Bros for WiiU. And holy hell, this the way the game was meant to be played! The moment I picked up my wavebird, everything in … More Oh yes, I do so enjoy the Superb Smashing Brothers!
I’d like to bring up a discussion I had with one of my video gamer friends a few days back regarding the value of a video game. Specifically, what would justify the purchase of a sixty dollar full-console experience. I was talking about how I would spend sixty smackers on Bayonetta 2, Mario Kart, Smash, … More Do you need a story in your video game?
And I have no regrets. I’ve made no secret about my love for all things Mario Kart, and number 8 is the second best Mario Kart I’ve played (hard to top Mario Kart DS, a game I bought twice so my brother could play with me). But when Nintendo announced its DLC plans for it, … More I bought the Mario Kart 8 DLC
Let me walk you through my experience at E3. And, as you can see by the title, you probably have some idea where this is going. If you’re not already racing to the comments section to tell me how much of a moron I am, read on. I can’t imagine I’m alone in my thoughts … More Nintendo Makes Game That I like to Play
I was playing Mario Kart 8 online the other day when I came to a startling discovery. I don’t like when other people play as Toad. You see, Toad is my Mario Kart buddy. He and I, we tight. We’ve been through some crazy tracks together, taken our fair share of red, blue, and to a … More Getting Possessive of Video Game Characters
You may seen these death glare images and videos floating around online. They are from Mario Kart 8, where Nintendo gave Luigi (and to a lesser extent, Mario) really angry facial expression while they drive. There are numerous videos showing Luigi’s “Death Glare” floating on the net. This one is my favorite, because of the … More Luigi Death Glares Rosalina
Forgive me for a moment while I go into full-blown fanboy mode. I got to play Mario Kart 8 today. And it was glorious. If you don’t know, GameStops across America is doing a Mario Kart 8 Test Drive Weekend promotion thing, where you can go into GameStop and play a demo of Mario Kart 8. … More Mario Kart 8 Demo Impressions
I am so excited for Mario Kart 8, it’s not even funny. Okay, it’s a little funny. Anyway, check out this trailer. My body is so ready.