Mario’s Picross

Mario’s Picross is a puzzle game for the Game Boy. It revolves around the picross form of logic puzzles, also known as nonograms. While there is a tutorial section in the game to teach you how to play, I’ll do my best to explain what these kinds of puzzles are in general which will help you for future picross games you may encounter. Continue reading “Mario’s Picross”

Fairune

Fairune is a 2D puzzle adventure game with some RPG elements available on the Nintendo 3DS eShop. There’s hardly much of a story and it will give you the brief overview of it right when you start. Basically, there’s some evil creature that you need to destroy. So you need to find three magical icons to unlock the creature’s lair an take it out. Pretty simple, and the game itself kind of just hints at the story being meaningless too, so it’s not just me. Continue reading “Fairune”

Shipwreck

Shipwreck is a retro-styled, top-down adventure game that is quite obviously influenced by games in The Legend of Zelda series. It’s a fun experience. Basically, your ship gets wrecked on this island, so you need another to leave. You adventure to get one, but the only way to do so is to use the one ship on the island once the mayor allows it. So you end up having to help the mayor solve the island’s problem. Continue reading “Shipwreck”

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D is a Nintendo 3DS remake of the original Ocarina of Time for the Nintendo 64. For this review I will be assuming you’ve either seen my review of the original, seen some other coverage of such, or have experienced it yourself like so many others. I’ll be focusing on this version’s changes as well as my first time experiences with the Master Quest mode. With all of that out of the way, let’s see how Ocarina of Time, often considered one of the greatest games of all time, goes about keeping up with the times. Continue reading “The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D”