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The Wii, Return of The Jodi, and some Homebrew…

I’ve read for over a year about how a Wii owner could install a Homebrew Channel and install custom, non-Nintendo software on the Wii and also run games from a USB stick or hard drive.  As of today, I finally … Continue reading

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Super Monkey Ball DS

Some games translate well to the DS, while others don’t. Unfortunately, the DS version of Super Monkey Ball falls short. The game itself is really no worse than the versions for GameCube, but the biggest downfall is the DS itself.

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Mario Kart for Nintendo DS

Mario Kart is a long-running game series from Nintendo, taking our familiar plumber character, Mario, and his cohorts (Luigi, Donkey Kong, Princess Peach, Toad, and many others) around the laps in go-karts.  While you can play in single player mode … Continue reading

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Nintendo DS Thoughts

I’ve owned a Nintendo DS handheld gaming system for a year and a half now.  I recently came across an old Game Boy cartridge, which worked in the original black and white Game Boy.  I couldn’t help but think about … Continue reading

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Mini Review: Lego Star Wars for GameCube

I’m not a hardcore gamer, but I still enjoy a good hour or two with an entertaining video game.  The Lego Star Wars game was released a couple of years ago, but it recently dropped to the sub-$20 price level, … Continue reading

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