New Wii Bundle Coming to North America

It turns out that Europe isn’t the only place that’s going to be getting a new model of the Wii this year. Nintendo announced that North America will be getting a new Wii bundle just in time for the holidays. This new bundle will include the updated black Wii hardware, which does not include backwards compatibility for GameCube games, controllers, or memory cards. It will … Continue reading New Wii Bundle Coming to North America

Tony’s Time: The Art of Platforming

Video games have been around for a while now.  They really hit their stride and came into their own following the release of the Nintendo Entertainment System in the 1980’s.  Along with that, and the release of Super Mario Bros. came the popularity of the platformer.  They started out as a simple affair.  Move to the right stomp on some enemies and rescue the Princess.  … Continue reading Tony’s Time: The Art of Platforming

New Super Mario Bros. Wii Review

Howdy: Level design is brilliant. Multiplayer adds complete, but at times funny chaos. The Koopa Kids are back. Soundtrack is excellent. Super Guide is quite handy.   See Ya:  Would have preferred a different art style. Motion can sometime cause inadvertent death. Lack of online multiplayer. Super Guide embarrassed me.  Mario entered the hearts of gamers everywhere way back in the mid 80’s.  He started … Continue reading New Super Mario Bros. Wii Review