Tag Archives: Super Smash Bros.

That time Nintendo made two different NES Super Mario Bros. 2 Games

…This happens far less today than it did 30 years ago but often, a game maker would make two or more prototypes of an upcoming game and then pick the one they like the most to focus on. Depending on … Continue reading

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Postgame Review: Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia

  Yeah, BOEY! Pun intended. While it is true Nintendo has alot–and I mean A LOT–of experience remaking old games (Starfox and Pokemon both come to mind), never before has Nintendo taken a game from the 8-bit NES era and … Continue reading

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I just Preordered Fire Emblem Echoes and bought 5 3DS games released last year

…Like I did with Fire Emblem Fates (both Birthright and Conquest), I preordered the game in full. I don’t know if I will have income between now and May 19 but I decided to basically pay off the full amount … Continue reading

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Important News: Pokemon Global Link ending Support for 6th Gen Games in October

I was about to call it a night when I saw the following message shared on Facebook. Serebii.net confirmed it is true so I am sharing here for folks to be aware of:   Pok√©mon X, Y, Omega Ruby & … Continue reading

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Review: Fire Emblem Fates: Revelation (Nintendo 3DS)

…Being honest, I played Revelations right after I wrote my Birthright Review. I simply waited before posting this review. I cleared Revelations in three days. In case anyone missed my review of both Conquest and Birthright, I own a physical … Continue reading

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This summer, we’re going WAY Back

I broke the news on FantasyAnime first but every week, I will highlight games I played between 1988 and 2002. That’s the same span of time I was in grade school, actually. Anyway, I have two reasons for doing this. … Continue reading

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Breaking News: Final Fantasy VII’s Cloud Strife coming to Super Smash Bros Wii U/3DS!

  Yet another “There’s no way this will EVER happen on a Nintendo console” item has been crossed off the list: The iconic ex-SOLDIER turned mercenary is the latest character to join the likes the Ryu, Mega Man, Pac Man … Continue reading

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Hyrule Warriors 3DS Leaked; Fire Emblem’s Roy and Street Fighter’s Ryu coming to Super Smash Bros. 3DS/Wii U

  This week’s “OOPS!” is brought to you by SEGA! Ahead of the presumed E3 Announcement, Sega released this picture for the new Sonic Amiibo. What’s more interesting is the 3DS game pictured on the right: Hyrule Warriors 3D.   … Continue reading

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An Old Vet Returns to Super Smash Bros.

True story. You know I don’t spread or start rumors on my blog. Of the five characters from Melee who didn’t make it into Brawl (the other four being Roy, Pichu, Dr. Mario and Young Link), Mewtwo was the only … Continue reading

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Super Smash Bros. 3DS will be released one week from today

  I finished paying off my preorder last night so I am set. For those who don’t know, the Demo was released last week. Thanks to the demo, we now know the full roster for 3DS version: …The one partially … Continue reading

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