Nintendo had a jam-packed E3 Nintendo Direct stream, showing off games like Luigi’s Mansion 3, Pokemon Sword and Shield, The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening remake, a Breath of the Wild sequel, Animal Crossing: New Horizons and more.
An official collaboration with Nintendo, producer Simon Harris’ house/dance project Ambassadors of Funk celebrated Mario’s first foray on the Game Boy, Super Mario Land, with a rap/dance song of the same name.
To get into the retro gaming mindset of AVGC this coming weekend, we watched the first episode of The Super Mario Bros. Super Show from 1989 with Captain Lou Albano as Mario and Danny Wells as Luigi in both live action and animated forms.
Presented by Playcrafting, Play NYC recently gathered over 140 indie game developers into the Manhattan Center for two days of gaming in the Big Apple.
Dive in depth into the massive Legend of Zelda series with the new The Legend of Zelda Encyclopedia from Dark Horse Comics and Nintendo.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe are back from a week off and try to dig through the tons of trailers that got released over the last week and everything revealed at the big E3 2018 press conferences.
Fox and CBS order more movie based TV show reboots, Emily Blunt joins The Rock for a Jungle Cruise, Nintendo confirms the new Super Mario animated movie, Sony is rebooting the Men in Black and much more in this week’s News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe discuss the not great looking animation of Gotham by Gaslight, the incredible Deadpool 2 teaser trailer, TMNT in Injustice 2, the Hitman movies, comic book history, Lore, Virtuosity and much more.
To get ready for the retro gaming awesomeness going on at AVGC this weekend, we headed back to 1989 for the Nintendo mashup Captain N which, along with The Super Mario Bros Super Show, was part of Nintendo’s all out pop culture domination in the late 80’s and into the 90’s.
With the Switch out and not a disaster like the Wii U, Nintendo pulled no punches for this year’s E3 Nintendo Direct, revealing more of Super Mario Odyssey and revealing new Kirby, Yoshi and Metroid games are coming to the console.