All posts tagged "Nintendo"

  • Get a Nintendo without actually getting a Nintendo

    Nintendo may be dying a slow death, but its retro design has never been cooler or more popular. People continue to go nuts for all...

  • Kirby Triple Deluxe

    Kirby Triple Deluxe might sound more like a luxury burger than a video game, but this joyful side-viewed platform game is happier than the happiest...

  • Mario Golf

    A truly great golf game should be tricky enough to make you cry angry, salty tears of frustration while also giving you a huge endorphin...

  • Yoshi’s New Island

    In a somewhat sanitised version of birth the stork that was supposed to deliver baby Mario and his brother Luigi to their parents has come...

  • Donkey Kong: Tropical Freeze

    Birthday celebrations for surly simian Donkey Kong are cut short when the tropical islands he inhabits are invaded by a mysterious enemy from the north...

  • Mario Party: Island Tour

    Based upon a mixture of classic board game dynamics and simple mini-games, for the first time Mario Party has made the leap from home console...

  • NES Remix

    NES Remix is firmly aimed at those who remember the heady days of the first 8 bit consoles – an age of incredibly tough, repetitive...

  • Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD

    Originally released a decade ago on the undersold but much loved Gamecube, The Wind Waker has had it’s cell-shaded cartoon graphics upgraded to HD while...

  • Injustice: Gods Among Us

    Most fighting games are pretty dull. One character punches another for no discernible reason until someone is left on the canvas. Yawn. Injustice is not...

  • Lego City Undercover

    In the infamous Grand Theft Auto series you play a number of different nefarious characters who roam about in an open-world sandbox environment taking on...

  • Nintendo Wii U

    It’s been six years since Nintendo’s innovative motion-controlled Wii console hit the UK’s sales floors and took the casual gaming market by storm. Having sold...

  • New Super Mario Bros 2

    When Mario made his first appearance in the arcade game Donkey Kong in 1981, it would have taken a brave man to wager that the...

  • Brave

    Often, regardless of how good the latest blockbuster movie is, the accompanying game is terrible. Disney Interactive Studios, however, have a good track record of...

  • Kingdom Hearts 3D – Dream Drop Distance

    It has been ten years since Kingdom Hearts made its first appearance. Now in its seventh instalment, the action role-playing series is showing no signs...

  • Pandora’s Tower

    This is the classic story we’ve all seen before. Boy meets girl, girl turns out to be slowly turning into a hideous mutated slug monster,...