Posts tagged with "SNES"

My Retro Game Box will send you random retro games every month

My Retro Game Box will send you random retro games every month
If you’re looking to build up your retro game collection, or you just tend to whine about how video games aren’t like they used to be, then My Retro Game Box might be for you. Similar to Loot Crate, My Retro Game Box is a subscription based service that sends out a random selection of retro games. And you get to keep the games. Based in Scotland, subscription starts from as little as $35 (around £23) a month and they post worldwide (postage to... 

Console Wars – Sony Plans SEGA vs Nintendo Movie

Console Wars – Sony Plans SEGA vs Nintendo Movie
An Atlantic Books press release has hinted at plans for a movie based on Blake Harris‘s upcoming Console Wars book, Kotaku is reporting. The book, which tells the story of the popularity battle that raged between SEGA and Nintendo during the 90s, isn’t actually due for publication until May, but interest in adapting it has already been expressed by, of all companies, Sony (responsible for creating the console which ultimately overtook... 

Secret of Mana (Seiken Densetsu 2) 20th Anniversary Retrospective

Secret of Mana (Seiken Densetsu 2) 20th Anniversary Retrospective
“Walk the seasons from spring to winter, spring again and we can enter…”   If The Legend of Zelda and Final Fantasy ever hooked up and got down to business, then Secret of Mana would be their extraordinary love child. Here was an RPG that looked gorgeous, sounded fantastic and once picked up, was hard to put down. Such was the quality of Secret of Mana that according to the 1990s Nintendo magazine SNES Force, people in Japan were apparently... 

Three Nintendo Franchises That Deserve To Be Resurrected For Wii U

Three Nintendo Franchises That Deserve To Be Resurrected For Wii U
Nintendo president Satoru Iwata recently announced that a new 3D Mario game and a new Mario Kart for the Wii U would be shown at this year’s E3 conference, along with the promise of a new Legend of Zelda game at some point. While I’m sure these will all be great, they are not exactly a surprise. Mario and Zelda have always been well-supported by Nintendo, with at least one release on every major console since the NES. But what of Nintendo’s... 

Five Characters I Want To See In The Next Smash Bros.

Five Characters I Want To See In The Next Smash Bros.
At last year’s E3 conference, Nintendo announced they would be releasing two more Super Smash Bros. games, one for the Wii U and one for the 3DS. But, with no information at this year’s E3 and Masahiro Sakurai (the series’ creator) recently stating that he’s only just started work on it, it seems unlikely that it will be arriving anytime soon. This doesn’t mean that the internet isn’t bristling with anticipation though. Nintendo’s... 

Interview With Developer George Abdallah of 2DEmotion

Interview With Developer George Abdallah of 2DEmotion
George Abdallah is the games developer behind 2DEmotion, the one-man indie development studio. He has presented his games at the London MCM Expo several times and in this exclusive interview he discusses the soundtrack and design of his latest game, Love Propulsion, how he got into game development, and the difficulties when it comes to working without a dedicated team and promoting an independent game. Laura: Hello George. For those unaware, could... 

New Mario Kart 7 Trailer Released

New Mario Kart 7 Trailer Released
A new trailer was recently released for Nintendo’s latest racing offering, Mario Kart 7. The game is due to be released on Nintendo 3DS on 4th December, and will feature the familiar Mario Kart facing format that has gained a significant following ever since the first installment, Super Mario Kart, was released on the SNES in 1992. Mario Kart 7 will feature 32 courses, including a large variety of retro courses made famous in the previous... 
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