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Super Metroid's 20th Anniversary

April 18, 2014, 6:58 am | article | 11 comment(s)

Wynton Marsalis, the great jazz trumpeter, once described jazz as being a bit like gumbo (with blues as its

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Check out This Infographic Traveling through the History of Mario Kart

April 8, 2014, 8:49 pm | news | 7 comment(s)

Arcade titles don't count May 30th, the day Mario Kart 8 releases in west, is a date that has been paved into the minds of many fans of the franchise by now. To continue driving up

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Super Metroid's Never-Before-Seen Promotional Ad

March 19, 2014, 6:49 pm | news | 2 comment(s)

The Metroid Database is kicking off the 20th anniversary of Super Metroid's release in Japan in fine form.  They've compiled a list of 20 Things You Probably Didn't Know about the

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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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Interview: Speedrunner Golden on AGDQ 2014 Super Metroid Showcase Race

February 12, 2014, 7:16 pm | article | 17 comment(s)

A multi-man showcase race pit four of the best Super Metroid speedrunners in the world against each other at this year's Awesome Games Done Quick speedrunning marathon and captured the awe of

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Donkey Kong Country series: A Retrospective

February 10, 2014, 1:59 am | article | 4 comment(s)

It's no secret that many of us at Nintendo Enthusiast are excited for the upcoming Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze. As the first major release of the Wii U in 2014, it seems

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Mutants Monsters and Treasure: An Interview with Renegade Kid's Jools Watsham

January 5, 2014, 12:20 am | interview | 1 comment(s)

Renegade Kid's Co-Founder Jools Watsham chats with Nintendo Enthusiast.

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Finding the Missing "Magic" In Gaming

December 15, 2013, 6:31 pm | article | 8 comment(s)

Like many Nintendo fans, I've recently played through both The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds and Super Mario 3D World. I enjoyed both gamed immensely; they

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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 World Review

November 23, 2013, 5:40 am | review | 3 comment(s)

Mario makes his 16-bit debut, can it live up to his 8-bit achievements?

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Second Chance Gaming: The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past

October 25, 2013, 12:41 am | article | 4 comment(s)

I know this sounds like blasphemy as an old-school Nintendo fan, but I never played The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past when it came out. I grew up with the Super

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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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Retro Review - Super Metroid

May 22, 2013, 6:51 am | review | 6 comment(s)

Superlative Metroid It's not as good as I remember. It's better than that.  That's not an easy feat, mind you, due to the fog of childhood nostalgia that enveloped me once

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Zelda's Unparalleled Fantasy World

November 3, 2012, 6:23 pm | article | 5 comment(s)

Zelda's Unparalleled Fantasy World

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Retro Review: Super Castlevania IV

March 24, 2012, 3:29 am | review | 9 comment(s)

Just look at that damn box art. I don't care if you're a kid in search of his first SNES game, or

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