Kirby games are generally conceived as kinder, gentler platformers. Not easy, but not punishingly hard either. Kirby Star Allies for the Nintendo Switch is no exception. While the narrative gets weirdly dark at times, the gameplay stays generally friendly.Read more
This week we continue with the Best of the Rest of Nintendo Power’s fourth year, with part one of our run-through of SNES titles that didn’t get feature coverage in Nintendo Power.
Due to restrictions on my YouTube channel, this episode has been split into two parts. Read more
This week the Nintendo Power Retrospectives continues with part 2 of the Best of the Rest for Nintendo Power’s Third Year.
This episode is dedicated to the memory of Satoru Iwata. My condolences to Iwata’s family, friends, and co-workers. Read more
This week the Nintendo Power Retrospectives return with part 1 of the Best of the Rest for Nintendo Power’s Third Year. Read more
This week the Nintendo Power Retrospectives comes one issue closer to the end of Nintendo Power’s third year.
This episode we get one step closer to the end of Nintendo Power’s 3rd year, featuring the Metal Storm, and the Nominees for the 3rd Annual Nester Awards! Read more
This episode I’m moving on to Nintendo Power Issue #21, for February of 1991.
This week I’m taking a look at Nintendo Power Issue #20. Read more
This week we’re coming to Nintendo Power’s final strategy guide issue, featuring a collection of games that support multi-tap.
This week I’m giving my thoughts on New Super Mario Bros. for the DS – which I couldn’t capture gameplay footage of, so I’m not making this a standard review.
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After a long absence, the Nintendo Power Retrospectives are *back*. This time I’m covering issue 18 for November, 1990. Read more
This week I’m taking a look at Nintendo Power #9 for November & December of 1989.
After a long absence due to school, the Nintendo Power Retrospectives have returned. This episode I recap Nintendo Power #7… where I’ve apparently already reviewed every game this issue that isn’t featured in a later issue. Whupps! Read more
This week we conclude of the Best of the Rest for 1988-1989, with the last 10 titles on the list. Read more
In this episode of the Nintendo Power Retrospectives, we continue our way through the Best of the Rest, with two movie licensed games, two puzzle platformers, and two shoot-em-ups. Read more
This week I’ve come to the end of Nintendo Power’s first year, and boy is this issue weak on games to review. On the bright side, one of these is a classic from Capcom. We also have the results of the first annual Nintendo Power Awards, which can best be described as a mixed bag. Read more
This week we come to the second to last issue of Nintendo Power’s first year, featuring another classic title in Ninja Gaiden, and two classically bad titles in The Adventures of Bayou Billy and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, along with an underrated gem. Read more
The Nintendo Power Retrospective rolls on with Nintendo Power #3 – featuring the first port from a PC that I’ve reviewed thus far. Read more
This week we continue with Nintendo Power #2, and a few games that are somewhat controversial – including the first Castlevania game I’ve reviewed thus far. Read more
This week, it’s time to get started with Nintendo Power #1, with reviews of 7 games! Read more
This week I’m recapping the last issue of Nintendo Fun Club News. From here on, we enter the realm of Nintendo Power. It’s just a shame that Fun Club News goes out with a whimper.
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