The Legendary Starfy (Nintendo DS) Review

Even though the series was Japanese-only throughout the GBA days, I was intrigued to see the series come stateside. However I decided to wait for a price drop, and then forgot it’s total existence for awhile. While the game might share some similarities with the Kirby series, it’s not a shameless clone. Starfy absorbs noContinue reading “The Legendary Starfy (Nintendo DS) Review”

Video Game History:Virtual Boy

The Virtual Boy was a semi-portable video game console released by Nintendo in 1995. It was truly one of the most innovative systems ever. But just because you’re innovative, doesn’t mean you’re good. What’s up with the two D-pads? This is one of the most bizarre controllers Nintendo ever made. Well you didn’t plug thisContinue reading “Video Game History:Virtual Boy”

Things I Like: Pictochat 2 Stage (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate)

Another new one for me, as it was only in the 3DS version of Smash 4. I was wondering if there was a Pictochat 2 on 3DS, but that’s just the stage’s name. It’s based on Pictochat on Nintendo DS. It was a messaging application where you could send text and doodles to friends inContinue reading “Things I Like: Pictochat 2 Stage (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate)”

Things I Like: Yoshi (Super Mario 64)

 I think you had to get all 120 stars to meet Yoshi on top of Peach’s castle in Super Mario 64. While I never did it myself, I thought it was cool they added him as an easter egg.  When it came to the remake on Nintendo DS, Yoshi showed more of his modern formContinue reading “Things I Like: Yoshi (Super Mario 64)”

Things I Like: Luigi (Super Mario 64 DS)

 While Luigi didn’t even get a cameo in the original game, in the Nintendo DS remake of Super Mario 64, he is a playable character.  Just like the other games after Nintendo decided to give Luigi more originality, he can jump far higher than Mario. Making him able to do some things the other charactersContinue reading “Things I Like: Luigi (Super Mario 64 DS)”