- Video Games, November 1994 (#11)
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"He’s malleable, squishy, and moldable, a character that’s both lovable and deeply functional. Sakurai’s pink puff slots logically into almost any role, whether it’s deeply traditional or playfully experimental, making him a perfect icon for Nintendo. The company’s built an empire on indulging its oddest and safest impulses simultaneously. Kirby isn’t the face of Nintendo. He’s not Mario or Pikachu, but his 22-year career embodies Nintendo’s appealing creative spirit, vacillating between staid routine and weird experimentation."
What makes Rosalina the game’s best character? How does Shy Guy even drive a go-kart? What the heck is Toadette’s “hair” made of anyway? John Teti answers these questions and more in his review of each and every Mario Kart 8 competitor.
Ultimate Spider-Man - Developed by Vicarious Visions, Published by Activision, 2005 Game Boy Advance
Things are not always what they seem
Chopping Block - for Loopdeloop
- Hibiki Takane, Last Blade 2 (SNK)
Gottleib’s STRANGE WORLD (1978)
Art by Gordon Morison.
As played at the Pinball Hall of Fame, Las Vegas NV.
Thanks to them for permission to shoot this lovely table.
"Crisis in the Kremlin"
- Computer Gaming World, January 1992 (#90)
- Uploaded by CGW Museum
- The fall of the Soviet Union brought many good fortunes in its wake: Eastern and Western Berliners were reunited, Nicolas Cage got to buy a bunch of surplus weapons, and the marketing team over at MicroProse jumped on the opportunity to call their year-old published strategy game clairvoyant.