Nintendo Nerds

Nintendo Nerds

Nintendo is what Genesis isn't. Kirby, Mario, Pikachu, and beyond; all about the creators of our favorite games.

Tom Simmons7 hours ago
Why I Love: 'Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door'
SPOILERS I shamelessly admit that a not insignificant amount of mental preparation was required for me to even fathom trying to write about this game without going full fan-girl mode. Let’s see if it ...
Savana Verret4 days ago
'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild'—2017's Game of the Year
If you missed the game awards the other night, and haven't heard yet: SURPRISE! 'Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' got Game of the Year! The series also brought home the Best Game Direction and Bes...
Roddy BW5 days ago
Not Psyducking Around: Joshua Dunlop Is Back With Even More Hyper-Realistic Pokémon Designs
Joshua Dunlop's notoriety as an exceptional concept artist, creature designer and illustrator of all things Pokémon continues to grow, with his real-life rendering of #Nintendo's much loved creatures ...
Tom Simmons7 days ago
In Defense of Mario Party 9
Note: Mario Party 10, though I presume it has similar complaints as Mario Party 9, is not included as I haven’t played enough of/don’t know enough about it. When beckoned with the question “who are yo...
Tom Simmons10 days ago
Why I Love: 'Kirby Super Star Ultra'
SPOILERS I still remember that day. 11-year-old me was sitting on my mother’s bed on a sunny afternoon, the glare of the sun interrupting the picture of the show I was watching (it might’ve been Flyin...
Antonia Ortiz18 days ago
It’s Back And It’s Bittersweet
Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp can now be experienced by IOS and Android users alike. Differentiating dramatically from the console version, it’s still very similar. You as the player get to customize y...
Alan Walker20 days ago
Mario Kart 8
Recently, I have had the chance to play the Wii U’s installment of Nintendo’s popular Mario Kart franchise. And let me say I was blown away with just how good the game is. Despite the fact the game de...
Joe Brichetto24 days ago
Ranking the 3D Mario Gimmicks
With Super Mario Odyssey taking the gaming scene by storm, selling 2 million copies in only 4 days, everyone is falling head over heels for Nintendo's favorite plumber again along with his new compani...
Roddy BWa month ago
The Surprising True Story of How The First PlayStation Came to Be
The name PlayStation is easily associated with Sony as being their exclusive, iconic gaming console. Right? Well, What if I told you that the name PlayStation was originally formed from a joint ventur...