Tag Archives: Mario

Console: Classic Mini Nintendo Entertainment System NES (review)

When the first batch of Mini NESs was released late last year, I didn’t bother getting one because I figured I wouldn’t use it that much. Once people started getting theirs and talking about how much they loved it, however, … Continue reading

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Nintendo Wii U: Super Mario 3D World (review)

Release date: November 2013 Developer: Nintendo Format: Digital download (eShop) and physical disk Other platforms: NA Price: ~$70 AUD Most Nintendo fans have played Super Mario 64, Super Mario Sunshine and/or the Super Mario Galaxy games, most of which were generally … Continue reading

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Nintendo Switch Hands-On Event: Melbourne, January 2017

A few weeks ago I entered some competitions to win a chance to play the Nintendo Switch, the new home/handheld hybrid console coming out in March this year. I was lucky enough to win a double pass through Vooks (I actually … Continue reading

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Nintendo Wii U: Paper Mario – Colour Splash (review)

Release date: October 2016 Developer: Nintendo Format: Digital download (eShop) and physical disk Other platforms: NA Price: ~$70 AUD When Paper Mario: Colour Splash was announced for the Wii U earlier this year (yes, I know the AUS/UK version is … Continue reading

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Nintendo 3DS: Puzzle & Dragons Z + Super Mario Bros Edition (review)

Release date: May 2015 Format: Digital download (eShop) and physical cart Other platforms: NA Price: ~$45 AUD Many of you have probably played Puzzle & Dragons in some form on your tablet or smartphone as a free-to-play game (with microtransactions), … Continue reading

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Nintendo Wii U: Mini Mario and Friends – Amiibo Challenge (review)

Release date: April 2016 Developer: Nintendo Format: Digital download (eShop) Other platforms: Nintendo 3DS Price: FREE (requires Amiibo) In the last Nintendo Direct, we got a glimpse of Mini Mario & Friends: Amiibo Challenge, a free download coming to both the Wii U … Continue reading

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PAX Australia – 2015

I hadn’t been to PAX in previous years, generally because I figured I’d usually be too busy with uni work to attend (and if that wasn’t the case, by the time I realised I could attend, all the passes were … Continue reading

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