A Retrospective On The Star Fox Series

Star Fox is undoubtedly one of the legends of classic gaming.  But man, where did it go? The franchise is one that I’ve had a LOT of fun with in the past, and I’m quite sure many people recognize the name, as one of the greats.  However, if you ask anyone to name the mostContinue reading “A Retrospective On The Star Fox Series”

The Legend of Zelda: A Psycho-Analysis of The Usurper King

Anyone else hype to play the Switch? Anyways, in honor of the release of the Switch, and of course, The Legend of Zelda, Breath of The Wild, I wanted to take a look at one of the best one-time villains of the series, Zant. Zant, The King of Shadows, the Usurper King, was featured inContinue reading “The Legend of Zelda: A Psycho-Analysis of The Usurper King”

The Sales, Reception, and Popularity of Paper Mario!

When you look at Mario, your first thoughts certainly aren’t on the complex story, the complex game mechanics that his games exhibit.  He’s a simple character, perhaps the single best character in all of gaming to showcase the concept of “fun.”  As such a flexible character, he has seen all kinds of genres, from racingContinue reading “The Sales, Reception, and Popularity of Paper Mario!”

The Legend of Zelda: Death in Majora’s Mask

Majora’s Mask is one of my favorite games of all time, and by a sizable margin, my favorite Zelda game of all time.  Not to say that the other games aren’t technically better- it’s just that Majora’s mask confronts topics and introduced mechanics that no other Zelda game has been able to replicate.  Among saidContinue reading “The Legend of Zelda: Death in Majora’s Mask”

Throwback Gaming: Kirby Air Ride!

Kirby Air Ride was one fun game, am I right, or am I right? Hey guys, back again for a Throwback Thursday, this time I’m gonna talk about a game that doesn’t have any narrative value whatsoever, but holds a place in my heart as one of my favorite party games- Kirby Air Ride!

My Top Five Nintendo Franchises

Nintendo is an undeniable icon of gaming, serving as the granddaddy of modern games as we know them, and the creator of arguably the most influential and powerful series of all time.  You know them: Zelda, Mario, Kirby, Metroid, freaking Pokemon!  These, among many other gaming icons, stand out as recognizable titans in the industry,Continue reading “My Top Five Nintendo Franchises”