Quick Review: Luigi’s Mansion 3

March 10th is Mario Day (Mar10), the beloved Nintendo plumber who has defined the classic franchise for decades. In honor of that day in 2021, there was a great sale on some of the games in the franchise, including Luigi’s Mansion 3. I’d considered picking it up before, but at $21 off retail price, the […]

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Finding Balance 2020, General

Quick Review: Super Mario 3D All Stars

Since we’re all sitting at home it seemed like a great time to pull out more video games to play. Recently Nintendo launched Super Mario 3D All Stars for the Switch, which is a compilation of Mario 64, Mario Sunshine, and Mario Galaxy. Since I was more of a computer gamer in the past, I […]

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General, Write-a-palooza 2017

Quick Review: Mario Odyssey

My son and I went out for the midnight release of Super Mario Odyssey a week ago and he’s been having a great time with it ever since. I got a chance the other day to play a bit on my own and I can see why all of the reviews of this game are […]

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Create-a-thon 2015, General

Nintendo E3 news

Yesterday I caught some of the announcements from Nintendo for new games coming out in the next year. One of them that all of us are excited about is Mario Maker. It’s a tool that you can use to create crazy Mario worlds that you can then share with your friends. I remember back in […]

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