Reset: Ness is Mario

A large portion of my wake-up routine includes reading news about video games and upcoming movie musings. This heavy reading leads to heavy thinking, and after googling to see if this topic idea has already been discussed in the world, I’m now writing crazy fan theories. Are you ready for this? Are you sure? Okay……Continue reading “Reset: Ness is Mario”

Descent-ber: Gravity in Games

I can’t believe it – we’re finally here!  My 2020 New Year’s resolution to create top ten lists every month is coming to a close.  Are you ready to get DOWN because it’s Descent-ber!  Yes, this month we’ll be exploring the top ten instances of falling, sliding, or general downward motion in video games.  CanContinue reading “Descent-ber: Gravity in Games”

Octo-ber: Octopus in Games

Welcome to Octo-ber!  This month, we deep-sea dive for the top ten appearances of octopi in video games!  I actually came up with this idea last November, but since it was already past October at the time, it didn’t feel right to follow through with the project.  So, I decided that I needed to dedicateContinue reading “Octo-ber: Octopus in Games”

Step-ember: Movement in Games

Being a visual art form, one of the first things you’ll notice when playing a game is how your character moves while you control them. Are they zooming through a level like Sonic the Hedgehog? Can you imagine the ground shake as you land a jump with Donkey Kong? Maybe you feel the lightness ofContinue reading “Step-ember: Movement in Games”