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Being a Metroid Fan Sucks

March 17, 2014, 3:00 pm | article | 34 comment(s)

It's not always this way. Being a Metroid fan only sucks sometimes. Other times, we're lucky enough to be fans of a series that releases Best Game Ever-caliber material. Unfortunately, other times we

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Nintendo Enthusiast: Look Backs Debuts on YouTube

February 26, 2014, 6:01 am | news | 2 comment(s)

We here at the site have been making a concious effort to improve our YouTube channel by providing you with exclusive content made by the staff here. Saturday we introduced the Nintendo Enthusiast:

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Epic New Musical Adventure Beckons for The Legend of Zelda

December 12, 2013, 12:21 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Internationally famous London Symphony Orchestra and London Symphony Chorus join forces to present thrilling new video game music concert on July 13th, 2014

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Super Mario Bros. 3 Review

November 19, 2013, 3:45 am | review | 5 comment(s)

A lot of Nintendo’s long-running series have a game where they realize their full potential, a turning point where the quality of the series dramatically increases.  This is especially common with series that

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Super Mario Bros. 2 Review

November 14, 2013, 8:29 pm | review | 0 comment(s)

It may not have originally been Super Mario Bros. 2, but has the game we knew earned that title?

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Super Mario Bros. 2: The Lost Levels Review

November 14, 2013, 12:01 am | review | 7 comment(s)

Is the original Super Mario Bros. 2 worth playing, or should its levels have stayed lost?

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Nintendo Dominates Famitsu's List of Top 100 Selling Games of 21st Century Japan

November 8, 2013, 7:30 pm | news | 6 comment(s)

Famitsu tallied what it dubs Japan’s 21st Century Top 100 Selling Games, and based on the criteria it has made, Nintendo basically owns the lists. Consider that Famitsu counted sales from

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Super Mario Bros. Review

November 5, 2013, 10:08 pm | review | 3 comment(s)

Super Mario Bros. can't be overpraised when it comes to influence and nostalgia, but how does it hold up as a game?

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The Score: Where would the games industry be now without Hiroshi Yamauchi?

September 21, 2013, 8:00 pm | article | 10 comment(s)

In this week's installment of The Score, we hear your opinions on the Wii U price drop that just took place and whether it could have an impact on Wii U sales.

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30 Years Down the Nintendo Road - Famicom's Birthday

July 15, 2013, 10:44 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Today the Nintendo Family Computer has turned 30. Happy Birthday! I could sit back and procrastinate about where Nintendo would be today if they didn't release this little gem of a game

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The Melody: Super Mario Bros.

July 11, 2013, 2:52 am | article | 6 comment(s)

Hello one and all! My name is Jason and I am the new features editor here at Nintendo Enthusiast. From here on, I promise to bring you some cool thoughts, opinions, and geeky

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Retro Review: Mega Man 4

May 31, 2013, 11:01 am | review | 0 comment(s)

Following the amazing Mega Man 2 and Mega Man 3 games, Capcom had a tough pitch with Mega Man 4. Even as they would not make a game as good as those instant

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Retro Review: Mega Man 5

May 31, 2013, 11:00 am | review | 0 comment(s)

Being the fifth installment in its then successful franchise, Mega Man 5 was almost invariably doomed to feel a bit too familiar, and even repetitive. Mega Man 5 stands proudly among the great

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Review: Mega Man X (eshop)

May 30, 2013, 1:24 pm | review | 1 comment(s)

Price: $7.99 The Wii U eshop has been slow to release titles since it's outset. I'm not exactly sure why Nintendo couldn't have released all their first party games at launch, but

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