Tag Archives: Nintendo

The Plight of the Blind Gamer

I remember when kids first started showing up to my elementary afterschool program with the marvel that was the Game Boy. One of them finally parted ways with his for a moment and let me have a turn at Super Mario … Continue reading

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Mischief Makers: Trouble Comes in 2D

I loved getting my Nintendo 64, but only had a couple of titles for it in those early days, so I did my part to help keep Blockbuster open by renting a lot. This game is another that shows why … Continue reading

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Super Mario Odyssey: You Can Almost Go Home Again

Much like the great traveler Odysseus, who spent so many years from home, I have also been on a long journey back to that place. No, not Ithaca—for me, the Mushroom Kingdom, and my passion for exploration. I just finished … Continue reading

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30 Days of Games | Day 26

  Day 26 | Tetris Such a simple idea, but that may be why everyone still knows it to this day. Tetris isn’t just about blocks, but a special puzzle that requires strategy and quick solid reactions. The game is … Continue reading

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30 Days of Games | Day 18

  Day 18 | The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past As much as I appreciate and like the first game in this series, the SNES entry is where I truly became engrossed in the characters and world … Continue reading

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30 Days of Games | Day 1

This is the month to be thankful, and though I have a lot to be grateful for in many different ways, there have been some rough spots to deal with this year for sure. In the face of these hardships … Continue reading

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Mega Man Cartoons: Faulty Upgrades

I’ve heard the Blue Bomber is getting another shot at the small screen to celebrate the upcoming 30th anniversary. We know how the franchise has done on consoles, but it had a good on-and-off presence in the realm of cartoons … Continue reading

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