Tag Archives: Mario

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U review
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Super Smash Bros. for Wii U review

Here’s the big question: if you already own Super Smash Bros. for 3DS, should you get the Wii U version? Simple answer: yes. Grab your wallet and get yourself to the shops. Smash Bros. for Wii U is all-encompassing. It’s a serious competitive fighter, an insanely fun party game, an...

Super Smash Bros. 3DS review
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Super Smash Bros. 3DS review

Trying to cram Nintendo’s flagship brawler into its 3D handheld console might seem like folly, but for the most part Super Smash Bros. for 3DS works. It is by some means a sterling achievement, not least because the chaotic action has been transported from the spacious domain of the television...

The end of Nintendo explored in gamesTM 149

Following catastrophic Wii U sales and lack of third-party support for its new console, this month games™ takes a closer look at the dire fortunes of Nintendo and what the company can do to turn it all around. Speaking with industry commentators that those that work closely with Nintendo, we...

The Death of Local Multiplayer

In the wake of Mario Kart 8′s release (and the impending release of Super Smash Bros.), games™ takes the time to step back and look at what happened to the once vibrant culture of local multiplayer, and what could potentially replace the oft-maligned splitscreen. Back in the days of the...


Top 35 Set Pieces Of All Time

The set piece has always strived to bring a little touch of the cinematic to enliven games and, regardless of hardware limitations, each generation has some jaw-dropping spectacle or immersive scenario to boast. So strap yourself in as games™ presents the 35 most exhilarating set piece moments in gaming history…