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Archive for the ‘Graphics’ Category

Playing With Gamer Emotions

December 9, 2007

Very interesting analysis of how video games affect people’s emotions — graphics, music, etc. It’s very fascinating stuff, and it all makes sense. Heh, that means I’m a more imaginative person according to what they remark on about graphics. Give it a look, you JUST – MIGHT – LEARN SOMETHING. 😉

Aquaria + Level Editor = ZOMGG FTW!!!

June 21, 2007

That’s right: Bit-Blot announced today that Aquaria, their forthcoming (and AMAZING-looking) adventure game will come with a level editor, which they showed off in video form: My already piqued interest for this game jumped up even higher.

The Legend of Zelda: Dark Sage

June 16, 2007

Yes, yes, I know–another Nintendo fan film. This one is quite good, though–very good cinematography and timing. This one isn’t part of the Short Cuts contest, though–it’s just sweet. As for me…I should try and write something substantial soon, hm?

Aquaria = OMG!

June 15, 2007

So today I happened by pure chance to stumble upon info regarding an independent game in development by a small company called Bit-Blot. The game is called Aquaria, and is set to hit the seas sometime soon, I’d imagine. This game looks astonishing, so you really should check out all of the stuff I gathered […]

Nintendo Short Cuts Finalists

June 15, 2007

Well, Nintendo has selected their top ten finalists in the Nintendo Short Cuts Showcase. Somehow, that AMAZING Punch-Out!! video didn’t make it. I would have easily scrapped one of the less stellar pieces from this selection for that one…My guess is it didn’t meet some requirement or some such…However, my other two top picks–Nintendo News […]

Mario Adventure!

June 6, 2007

What does the blog say about his power level? It’s over ONE THOUSAAAAAAAAAAAND!! Obvious joke aside, I present to you…Mario Adventure:  

N64 – The FUN MACHINE!

June 5, 2007

 

Retrospective: Yoshi’s Story

June 4, 2007

Today’s Smash Bros. update reminded of that quirky N64 platformer, Yoshi’s Story, one that was not taken too well by critics.  

Super Mario Bros. Z – Ep. 6

June 4, 2007

The next entry in the most impressive video game flash series is here at last: Super Mario Bros. Z started off as excellent and has progressed further and further with each entry into outstanding and amazing. The action sequences are truly a sight to behold for sprite animation and flashes in general, and the storyline […]

The Blue Ocean Looks Clear From Here…

May 27, 2007

Something happened the other day that sparked interest to mark my own take on the modern gaming debate of the ages: graphics versus gameplay. However, I wish to address why graphics are even less important than we gamers realize: they don’t draw in consumers. Take a peek at these two screen shots and compare them: