Posts Tagged ‘Super Mario’

A Brand New Year…With the Same Old ME

by King Darrenon 20/01/2016
So, a brand new year brings new changes? Well, some things never change. I’ve realised that even when I’m gaming with friends online, I’m still enjoying the life of a loner. And I do mean, really relishing it. I’m not one for sharing my uber comfy sofa, ya know? It kinda spoils the moment. It’s […]

8 Sequels And Remakes I Actually Want, That Hollywood Will Not Give Me

by spikedirectionon 07/07/2015
You don’t have to look hard to find film fans complaining, at length, about the indomitable tide of unwanted sequels or remakes swamping our cinemas and taking funds away from creative or interesting ideas. I’d usually be one of them; I’d much rather be surprised by something new, than watch studio execs, led by focus […]

Super Mario. A Musical Maestro

by therockfairyon 28/12/2014
Whilst everyone is busy getting excited over their Playstations and Xboxes (or not as the case may be for some folk due to some hardcore hacking but that’s another story), some of us remember a little Italian plumber very fondly.  Yes folks, Super Mario.  What you may not realise is that he’s inspired a generation […]

Lara Croft is Terrible at her Job

by The_Dark_Mikeon 31/07/2013
Tomb Raider is one of the staple franchises of the last 20 years. Its protagonist, Lara Croft, is nowadays as recognisable as that Italian plumber and the blue meth sellout hedgehog.  What makes her such a fan favourite? The ponytail, the tiny shorts, the double pistols and of course, her massive eyes. Lara however suffers […]

Character Fan Art Feature: Wario

by Becca Harperon 02/04/2013
Welcome to our first feature of character fan art. The geek umbrella covers a number of different mediums from TV to comics to gaming, each featuring a range of beloved characters. To celebrate the diversity of our interests I intend to bring a regular selection of different artists take on one character.  Today’s chosen character is Wario, I know, […]

30 Days of Games

by Matt Gearyon 16/01/2012
Day 1.  Your first Video Game. by Ben Mason  So what was it? The game that got you hooked and changed your life for the better? Many games graced my childhood at roughly the same time: Mario, Sonic; Altered Beast, on the Amiga that my brother owned and Zool on my Aunty and Uncle’s Sega […]