Flashback Friday: Yoshi's Story

Yoshi is one of the most adorable characters in the Super Mario franchise, and with good reason. Ever since Yoshi’s first appearance in Super Mario World in 1990, the character has appeared in nearly 60 games! This month’s Flashback Friday post is dedicated to one of those games, Yoshi’s Story.   Yoshi’s Story was released […]

Nintendo E3 Spotlight Thoughts

While we weren’t able to watch Nintendo’s Spotlight live due to obligations like day jobs, we did catch up with some streams and videos that had saved the spotlight for people like us. We knew it was only for about a half hour, but we still had high hopes for our favorite video game company. […]

Friday Favorites: Super Mario Games

There’s tons of hype going on for the Switch and the games slated to come out for the console, such as Super Mario Odyssey. While the Zelda and Pokemon franchises are more popular in our household, the Super Mario brothers are certainly up there as well, most likely due to the fact that it was […]

Character Spotlight: Yoshi

Happy Tuesday! This month’s Character Spotlight is, I’m sure, a fan favorite from pretty much everyone.   Yoshi is an adorable dinosaur. He first appeared in Super Mario World for the Super Nintendo by Nintendo in 1990. He was originally created to be Mario’s sidekick and is just that in many of the games. However, Yoshi […]

Party Time

I know Rachel posted last week about how our Nintendo 64 decided to retire when we had attempted to play Mario Party, but we were able to work around that last night…   One of Rachel’s and my favorite YouTubers BrutalMoose has a regular streaming schedule on Twitch (same username, if you wanted to check […]

Friday Favorites: Mario Kart Characters

TGIF! How is everyone today? I’m thinking of breaking out a couple of Mario Kart games when I have the time this weekend. With that thought, here’s my list of favorite Mario Kart racers. 5. Daisy If I’m correct, Daisy first appeared in a Mario Kart game in the GameCube’s Double Dash. Rachel was always […]

Lights, Camera, Action!

 It’s the start of a new week! Last Wednesday, Rachel and I spoke about how game openings were becoming more and more like movie trailers. Word on the street now is that we’ll probably be seeing some actual movie trailers from Nintendo sooner than we think…   Remember the Super Mario Bros. movie? Released in […]

Animals in Video Games

Hi, everyone! Animals are everywhere and they’re some of the best┬ácompanions┬áto have when you’re going on an adventure.   Poochy is a fun, lovable dog that every gamer should know. He made his debut in Super Mario World 2: Yoshi’s Island and has lately been seen in Yoshi’s newest game, Yoshi’s Woolly World. He’s adorable, […]

Yoshi's Woolly World: Gameplay Thoughts

Happy Thursday! Yesterday Kris and I did a review for Yoshi’s Woolly World, one of the most adorable games ever in the world! Today I thought I would share some thoughts I had during my gameplay. This game is so adorable! How cute is Yoshi?! Oh, look at all the different Yoshi’s! They’re so cute! […]