My Top 10 Mario Worlds!

When I was a kid, I had it in my head that if I dug a tunnel going underground in our back yard, it would somehow open a portal and bring me to the Mushroom Kingdom.  I might… Read More

At a Loss…

From the age of 8 until I was about 15, driving around town with my sister was a fun way to get out of the house.  Whether it was in her red ’91 Pontiac Sunbird or her black… Read More

Rapid Fire Game Reviews!

I am currently playing through five (technically six) games on four separate consoles.  I can usually juggle two, or at the very most three at a time, but five or six is beyond anything my brain can handle…. Read More

It’s Mario, and you Paint

  I don’t consider myself to be the most creative person on the planet, but whenever I do happen to come up with something original – be it musical or anything artistic – I tend to dismiss it… Read More

…and one I just thought about.

I thought I was completely out of memories pertaining to Super Mario Bros., but I was wrong.  This one actually deals more with another game, one I probably won’t dedicate an entire post to otherwise…     My… Read More

My Top 100: #1 – Super Mario Bros.

  Could it be anything else? My previous experiences with games were fleeting, whether they were in the cart corral at Co-Op (with Centipede and Millipede) or in Baie-Sainte-Anne with our friends’ Vectrex.  These were one-screen affairs that… Read More

My Top 100: #3 – Super Mario Bros. 3

  After compiling a list of a hundred games I thought deserved to be on my countdown, I determined the order from #100 to #10 rather easily.  “I like Title A more than Title B, but less than Title C.”  That’s… Read More

My Top 100: #7 – Super Mario 64

  Imagine looking at a rubix cube head-on. You know there’s a possibility of there being more sides to it.  You’re pretty satisfied with looking at the green square, but the green one is nevertheless the only one you’ve ever seen.  You have an… Read More

My Top 100: #13 – Super Mario Bros. 2

  It could have been the look on Mario’s face on the cover, zooming through the air, ready to take on all enemies with nothing but a turnip in his hand.  It could have been the TV commercial, which… Read More

My Top 100: #17 – Super Mario World

  I wouldn’t call the Super Mario Bros. series stale, but the last few games haven’t exactly been the most revolutionary of the bunch.  The first New game was incredible, mostly because it went back to the basics of what made… Read More