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August 20, 2019

Why My Attitude on Mobile Games has Evolved

by David Lloyd - 8:29 am PDT
Total comments: 2

I still wish mobile games never existed, but I’ve found peace with them.

Ask someone who grew up with a retro console what they think of mobile games and chances are good you’ll receive a negative response. My own personal feeling has been a deep-seated hatred based on the assumption that mobile games are designed to feed an addiction with the intended goal of stealing... Read more...

July 3, 2019

Super Mario Maker 2's Online Multi-Failure

by Jordan Rudek - 12:00 pm PDT
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Nintendo's shoddy online service continues to disappoint.

For years, Nintendo’s online offerings have been at times barebones, inferior, and baffling. But the saving grace was that they didn’t cost anything. There was no membership like Xbox Live Gold or PlayStation Plus required. When Nintendo finally announced a paid membership required for online... Read more...

June 26, 2019

The Quirkiness of Mario Maker Is Muted on Switch WiiU3DSSwitch

by Neal Ronaghan - 8:55 pm PDT
Total comments: 3

The absence of Skinny Mario and the Mystery Mushroom leave a gaping hole in Mario’s creative soul.

Super Mario Maker was a pure delight when it launched on Wii U in 2015. While it was ultimately too late to save the system, the game perfectly used the GamePad as players could make their own levels and check out a slew of creations online. The sublime experience of creating was dotted by so much... Read more...

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