“I don’t see the point of owning a car in London” -Edgar Wright and Simon Pegg, Shaun of the Dead “The following is a contributor post by the Purple Prose […]
‘’I remember that we used to be different. Used to live up there, on the surface. We used to be the masters of the whole world.”
It is time to talk about the best: Chrono Trigger, in this first episode in a CT trilogy!
Super Mario is one of the most endearing and enduring figures in gaming history. No generation has been without him and he seemingly will never go away. It’s time to explore what this character and his world means to us through the Super Mario Multiverse collab, set to launch in 2020 and featuring over 100 games and 100 writers!
I’ve also tried to avoid simply singing the game’s praises, but I have to say, as a video game experience, the final boss fight of EarthBound, and what comes after, is unique and mesmerizing, a fitting end to this long journey, so it’s well worth the time to play it.
In that way, its greatest strength is also its greatest weakness…
When I was a kid, growing up on three acres of land in the middle of the Hawaiian rainforest on an electric generator, I didn’t have many video games and I didn’t get to play them as frequently as I can now. This is more than I deserve.