Tag Archives: DS

Review: The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

Review: The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds is a great game for any new Zelda player to get acquainted with the world and the characters. Read More

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Check Out the Nintendo World Pokémon Series Showcase

Check Out the Nintendo World Pokémon Series Showcase

Over the weekend I finally managed to sneak in enough playtime to defeat the Elite Four in Pokémon Y and claim my rightful place as the Pokémon League Champion. In-between a few rounds of multiplayer battle and some Pokémon trading — we had to evolve those Haunters — the kids and I also took a few minutes to check out this great series retrospective from Nintendo. Read More

New Super Mario Bros. 2 for the Nintendo DS

New Super Mario Bros. 2 for the Nintendo DS

I was really excited to get this game downloaded to my son’s Nintendo 3DS. I’ve been a fan of Mario since my parents bought our family the first Nintendo system when I was 6 years old (did I just age myself?) and we played the original Mario Bros. Thankfully the games have come a long way since I was a kid and I’m happy to say this game keeps in with the spirit of the characters and the storyline. Read More

Pokémon Conquest Takes No Prisoners

Nobunaga’s Ambition stands out in my mind as a true anomaly; it was the video game I didn’t like. Sure, I’d played bad games before, flawed and un-enjoyable affairs – E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial on the 2600, for example – but … Read More

Nintendo’s Other Holiday Offerings

Though I even have to remind myself of this fact, Nintendo’s fourth quarter releases aren’t strictly limited to Zelda and Mario titles. While those games have rightly earned the lion’s share of attention from both gamers and reviewers, there are … Read More