Review: The Legend of Zelda – Oracle of Seasons/Ages

Nintendo fans rejoice! My long awaited review of the “Oracle” games is finally here. This review also marks the first of my GBC/N64 era “Final Four”. It has been a long time coming, but I’m proud to finally discuss these two classic titles. Oracle of Seasons and Oracle of Ages are two titles in The …
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Review: Wario Land II

Next on my catch-up list is Wario Land II, a quirky little game that serves as both a sequel to Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land and the start of Wario series proper. I have read that Wario Land II was originally released as a standard Game Boy title sometime in 1998 then later ported …
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Review: Pokemon Red/Blue/Yellow

I swore I’d never touch a Pokemon game. I resisted it for twenty years. To me, it seemed too cute and gimmicky. But now, with the release of the original Pokemon games on the 3DS Virtual Console, I decided to finally  set aside my reservation and see what all the fuss was about. I have …
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Review: The Legend of Zelda – Link’s Awakening

Next up we have the first portable Zelda title, Link’s Awakening. Originally released on the Game Boy and then re-released (with improved graphics) for the Game Boy Color, this is a game that I spent a lot of time with when I was younger. For this title, we play another version of Link as he …
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