Serious-ous Talk – Pokemon

If you were a kid growing up, chances are you owned a Game Boy or a Nintendo DS. Walking around the schoolyard, people would be trading cards, that they would forget about, but suddenly have a burning passion for them when they are in their 20s-30s. Waking up early Saturday mornings to watch the cartoon/animeContinue reading “Serious-ous Talk – Pokemon”

Series-ous Talk – Metroid

I haven’t talked about any game series for awhile, so today I thought about writing not just one, but two articles. I’ll be posting the second one later as I need to finish up the overall analysis. A great segway into the topic of famous game series is none other than Nintendo’s Metroid series. Let’sContinue reading “Series-ous Talk – Metroid”

Great Games – The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time

I realize that I have done a Zelda title as a Great Games category entry, but many of these series entries are good examples of game design techniques and of innovation. I promise the next time that I have to write about a Zelda game, it will be in the Series-ous category. Without further delay,Continue reading “Great Games – The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time”

Series-ous Talk – Spyro

This is another game series that I have been excited to talk about because this one was a quintessential pillar in my interest in video games. On my sister’s 11th birthday, she wanted a Playstation 2 as her present, which opened up a new world of gaming beyond the 16-bit Sega Genesis and the GameContinue reading “Series-ous Talk – Spyro”

Series-ous Talk – Mario

No Series is more recognizable than this Nintendo poster child. Some of the most memorable titles in Nintendo’s lineup has had the name Mario associated with it. Such a franchise, that has the ability to spawn various genres from racing to party games, even adventures staring side characters, deserves some discussion. First and foremost, theContinue reading “Series-ous Talk – Mario”

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