The Most Unappreciated Platformers of the '90s

Super Mario World, Sonic The Hedgehog, Crash Bandicoot, Banjo Kazooie — the number of platforming series and characters that rose to stardom in the '90s was notably the highest in gaming history. Truly a golden age. But for every new Mario game there was always a few lesser-known titles waiting in the wings. Those… » 2/25/15 11:04am 2/25/15 11:04am

Why Kirby Canvas Curse is My Favorite Kirby Game

I am a firm believer that Kirby Canvas Curse is the best Kirby game that HAL Laboratories has ever graced us with it's presence, and it's by far my favorite. I have nothing but adoration for this little near launch title for the DS, a title that has been largely overlooked because of how quirky it is. With it's… » 2/20/15 4:43pm 2/20/15 4:43pm

A Really Short Review of the New Nintendo 3DS

My new New Nintendo 3DS XL arrived yesterday, and I've been putting it through its paces. I considered writing a detailed review for TAY, but Stephen Totillo's assessment is pretty much spot on, and there's not a whole lot for me to add. It's a nice but hardly essential upgrade, so if you have the means and the… » 2/14/15 1:50pm 2/14/15 1:50pm

The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD; An Individual Review

Ahoy there! I be the-.. wait… Oh, c'mon, I didn't even get to talk pirate that long the last time! *sigh* Fiiine, we'll do it without the pirate-speak. (ahem)… Hello! I have recently played a decent amount of the game mentioned in this article's title. Do you wish hear my thoughts and opinions about it? (better now?)… » 2/10/15 11:00am 2/10/15 11:00am