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Nintendo Time Portal: Issue 33

Nintendo Time Portal: Issue 33

Welcome back to the Nintendo Time Portal, where we take a look back through Nintendo’s history to celebrate some of the games that were released this week over the years. This week, we’re looking at September 16-22. September 17 – Crash Bandicoot comes to Nintendo for the first tim... »

Nintendo Time Portal: Issue 32

Nintendo Time Portal: Issue 32

Welcome back to the Nintendo Time Portal, where we take a look back through history at the games released for Nintendo’s platforms. This week, we’ll be looking at some of the notable game anniversaries from September 9-15. September 10 – Banjo-Kazooie: Grunty’s Revenge is rel... »

The VideoKid (Impressions)

The VideoKid (Impressions)

We received a code for The VideoKid on the Switch. The VideoKid is an homage to the 80s, both in gameplay (largely inspired by the 1985 arcade game Paperboy) and the numerous references, shout-outs, and parodies you’ll see as you play. Your goal is to deliver video tapes as you skateboard down... »

Nintendo Time Portal: Issue 31

Nintendo Time Portal: Issue 31

Welcome to the September 2-8 edition of the Nintendo Time Portal, where we take a look back through history to see which game anniversaries we celebrate this week. September 2 – Freshly-Picked Tingle’s Rosy Rupeeland is released. “Let’s make a Zelda spin-off about Tingle,R... »

Nintendo Time Portal: Issue 30

Nintendo Time Portal: Issue 30

It’s the 30th issue of the Nintendo Time Portal, where we take a look back through history to see which Nintendo game anniversaries we celebrate this week. Let’s see what this week held over the years. August 27 – Mario Kart: Super Circuit comes to North America. The third Mario Ka... »

Nintendo Time Portal: Issue 29

Nintendo Time Portal: Issue 29

Welcome back to the Nintendo Time Portal, where we look back at this week in Nintendo’s history to celebrate some of the great games that came out over the years. August 19 – New Super Mario Bros. 2 comes to North America. While New Super Mario Bros. had already been followed by New Supe... »

Nintendo Time Portal: Issue 28

Nintendo Time Portal: Issue 28

Welcome to the Nintendo Time Portal for August 12-18, where we take a look back through Nintendo’s history to see which game anniversaries we celebrate this week. August 14 – Rune Factory comes to North America. Developed as a spin-off to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Harvest Moon, R... »

Nintendo Time Portal: Issue 27

Nintendo Time Portal: Issue 27

Welcome back to the Nintendo Time Portal, where we take a look back for the current week at video game anniversaries. Which games released this week in history? Let’s take a look. August 5 – Yoshi’s Island is released. On August 5, 1995, a new platformer was released in Japan.┬áSupe... »

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