BlogSuper Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island is a true masterpiece. Everything comes together so nicely -- style, music, gameplay, level design -- to make it one of the very best platform games in the midst of a golden age of platformers. That the GBA re-release would be included in the "ambassador" package of 20 games given to current 3DS owners who payed $80 too much for their systems gave at least some small level of solace.
But will Yoshi's Island be included? Read on
BlogAny great video game has a groove to it, a kinesthetic dance of feedback and response that can easily be thought of as a kind of music.
Can you think of any games that succeeded or failed to establish a smooth "rhythm of play"?
BlogDid that destroy all your cherished Final Fantasy VI memories?
BlogI remember when this promo video for Donkey Kong Country came in the mail. It was probably the most exciting thing that ever happened to me up to that point in time. I guess when you're 12 your priorities are a little different.
I have to admit that I'm salivating (at least a bit) at the prospect of real HD, the complete abrogation of the friend code system, and whatever neat new gizmo/thingamajig/widget/gimmick Nintendo might have up its sleeve.
What are you hoping for, expecting, or demanding out of Wii II?