Kirby

Gaming

Finally Nintendo Confirms That Kirby Was Always the Star of Smash Bros.

The pink round child is excellent, let us celebrate him!
Nicole Clark
11.2.18
Kirby

Nintendo's Kirby Is Now a Musical Instrument

Someone teach me how to play otamatone versions of the theme to "Kirby's Dreamland"
Samantha Cole
3.29.18
HAL Laboratory

Why Does HAL Laboratory Only Make Nintendo Games?

Once upon a time, the studio behind Kirby and Super Smash Bros. was a publisher in its own right. Then 'Metal Slader Glory' happened.
Brian Crimmins
11.21.17
Kirby

‘Kirby’s Blowout Blast’ Doesn’t Suck or Blow, Even When Its Hero Does

The plump little pinky’s latest game is a) pretty darn good and b) a reminder that Nintendo isn’t abandoning the 3DS.
Chris Schilling
7.9.17
The Pick-Me-Up

‘Team Kirby Clash Deluxe’ Is a Great Reason to Recharge Your 3DS

It eventually trips over familiar free-to-play catches, but you can still have a lot of fun here, without spending a penny.
Chris Schilling
4.27.17
nintendo

A Theme Park Designer Tries to Imagine Nintendo Land

Theme park ride designer David C. Cobb on Nintendo, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, and next-gen theme park design.
Johnnie Martin
4.16.17
death

20 Game Over Screens Worth Dying For

Motherboard's definitive, indisputable list of top Game Over screens.
Zack Kotzer
3.4.17
Yoshi's Woolly World

‘Poochy and Yoshi’s Woolly World’ is More Than Just Ridiculously Cute

The new-to-3DS platformer is also tightly designed, with secrets popping from under every button.
Danielle Riendeau
2.7.17
New music

Yung Lean Gives Us an Early Christmas Gift in the Form of His 'Frost God' EP

Have a very Sadboy holiday :'(
Phil Witmer
12.14.16
NES Classic

I'm Exploring Every NES Classic with My Inner Child

I'm taking my inner 5-year-old for a five week tour of the tiny classic console.
Danielle Riendeau
11.15.16
VICE vs Video games

25 Super Nintendo Games You Should Play Today

Nintendo's 16bit machine is 25 years old, so here's 25 games from the 1990s that you can put on today and forget about frame rate debates for an hour or two.
Ian Dransfield
11.27.15
VICE vs Video games

Is Nintendo the Only Video Game Developer That Understands ‘Play’?

The Japanese giant respects the connection between physical and virtual play better than any of its competitors.
Mike Diver
6.8.15
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