Tag Archives: mario

10 Things Parents Should Know About ‘Paper Mario: Color Splash’

10 Things Parents Should Know About ‘Paper Mario: Color Splash’

‘Paper Mario: Color Splash’ is a colorful RPG adventure that won’t leave you flat! Read More

Advertisements

Happy MAR10 Day!

Happy MAR10 Day!

In the annals of pop culture pseudo-holidays, March 10 certainly isn’t at the top of the heap–I reckon that slot goes to September 19, the date of our beloved International Talk Like a Pirate Day–but it is a fun diversion for the Nintendo faithful. On this date, we celebrate the Big N’s Koopa-kickin’ mascot Mario… for obvious reasons. Read More

10 Things Parents Should Know About ‘Super Mario Maker’

10 Things Parents Should Know About ‘Super Mario Maker’

Launching next week, Nintendo’s ‘Super Mario Maker’ is poised to make quite the impression on gamers young and old. With its blend of one of gaming’s most iconic properties and the sort of creative freedom usually only reserved for sandbox titles, it’s both a retro throwback and a new school virtual toolkit. But is it right for you and your family? Let’s see. 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

Go For the Gold With New Super Mario Bros. 2

I don’t think I expected much from New Super Mario Bros. 2, the series 3DS debut, aside from the traditional platforming perfection that has become synonymous with this new generation of Mario side-scrollers. I’ve experienced NSMB on the original DS, … 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