With the release of the Nintendo Switch less than two weeks away, YouTuber insaneintherainmusic, felt like it was a great time to pay homage to one of their now classic consoles. That’s right, the Nintendo Wii’s main theme is finally getting the Jazz cover it deserves!
‘Any Time with Vin Forte’ Episode Nine: “36 Whole Hours to Design a Game” [Guest: Howard Scott Warshaw]
My guest this episode has the greatest range of any video game developer in history. Howard Scott Warshaw worked for Atari in the early 80s and created what many consider one of the greatest games of it’s era in ‘Yar’s Revenge’ and also one of the worst in ‘E.T. The Video Game.’
This post features an excellent 22 minute documentary explaining the entire story of Super Mario Bros 2, and how we Americans got a different version than Japanese Mario fans.
I’ve been excited for Super Mario Maker from the moment that I learned that it was being released. The game, which allows you to create your own Super Mario Bros. levels, is something I’ve been thinking about since elementary school. I’d be sitting in class, designing my own Super Mario Bros. games, usually ones that are near impossible to beat.
If you think back to a time when your internet was down, you might recall seeing a cute little dinosaur in your Chrome browser. The Googlers aren’t just trying to make you feel better with some bad Jurassic Park nostalgia, they’re actually providing you with a bit of a distraction. The T-Rex “Unable to connect to the internet screen” is the beginning of a little video game. Here’s how it works.