EXP Share #1 – The Beginning of it all…

About a month ago DanamesX from Tales From the Backlog introduced a new monthly collaboration post in which fellow gaming bloggers can share their stories and experiences, with a different topic question each month(which I'm completing just short of the deadline, per usual). Having spent the past 30 years of my life playing video games, … Continue reading EXP Share #1 – The Beginning of it all…


F-Zero was released in North America in August 1991 as one of five launch titles for the brand-new Super Nintendo Entertainment System, alongside other titles - Pilotwings, Gradius III, SimCity, and Super Mario World. With the release of F-Zero, Nintendo reinvigorated the racing game genre and created a franchise whose presence(or absence) can still be … Continue reading F-Zero

Super Mario Multiverse – Yoshi’s New Island

Yoshi’s New Island was released in 2013 for the Nintendo 3DS as a follow-up to Super Mario World 2: Yoshi’s Island for the Super Nintendo and Yoshi’s Island DS, though the story this time around is a prequel to the DS version.  Our story begins with the stork delivering Baby Mario and Luigi to their … Continue reading Super Mario Multiverse – Yoshi’s New Island

Nintendo Flips The Switch Lite

I don't usually get a chance to write any new posts during the week, but had a few thoughts about Nintendo's announcement and figured I could stand to "Switch" things up a bit...<crickets chirping>...anywho...Today Nintendo confirmed the rumors circulating that they had been working on a newer model of their mega-successful hybrid console by announcing … Continue reading Nintendo Flips The Switch Lite