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NES Remix Wii U Review – Teaching old games new tricks

In a surprise announcement during yesterday's Nintendo Direct, it was revealed that not only was Nintendo putting together a collection of mini-g...
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NES Remix coming to Wii U

In the latest Nintendo direct, Iwata had a surprise announcement in the form of NES Remix for the Wii U!  It will be a collection of different ...
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Zelda: A Link to the Past SNES Review – As it turns out, my childhood was missing something…

I grew up as a child, fat and happy (ok, lanky and happy) with my NES, never terribly jealous that I didn't have an SNES like some of my friends. ...
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Zelda II: The Adventure of Link NES Review – That weird family member no one likes to talk about

Ask any Nintendo gamer what their least favorite Zelda is, and they'll likely say Zelda II: The Adventure of Link.  It's also, however, probably ...
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StarTropics NES Review – When good controls go bad

Playing StarTropics is similar to the experience of slamming your head repeatedly in a car door.  It is exactly the sort of game that I would have ...
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9 Score

The Legend of Zelda NES Review – [INSERT VAGUE CLUE HERE]

Oddly enough, as we now know from Hyrule Historia, the first Legend of Zelda game is chronologically one of the last games to take place (assuming ...
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Super Metroid SNES Review – The Definition of a Genre

This game, more than any other, makes me wish I owned an SNES as a kid.  I adored the original Metroid growing up and this game would have been ...
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Metroid NES Review – The Birth of a Genre

It probably shouldn't come as a shock that I like the Metroid franchise (header image, twitter icon, etc), so bear with me here.  I actually found ...
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