yoshi

Waypoint

This Week on Waypoint: Yoshi, Spaceships, and Incredible YouTube Intros

If you wanted to catch up on what we've done this week, here's the place to do it!
Austin Walker
9.30.17
Super Mario

It's Official: Mario Was Totally Punching Yoshi in 'Super Mario World'

Mario’s cruelty to Yoshi finally confirmed by Nintendo.
Danielle Riendeau
9.28.17
Mario who?

'Sonic 2' Becomes 'Yoshi’s Island' in Best, Least Sexy Mod in Ages

Recently uncovered hacking contest submission is sure to kill an afternoon.
Zack Kotzer
3.31.17
Learning To Play

‘Yoshi’s Woolly World’ Is Just the Best Parent-and-Child Platformer

The Wii U game was, and remains, the perfect on-ramp for younger players still working out what all these buttons do.
Mike Diver
2.9.17
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
tech

On-Demand Fuel Services Could Make Gas Stations Go Extinct

RIP, gas stations.
Gavin Jenkins
5.20.16
Read

Local Co-Op Gaming’s Awesome and Everything, But Only When It’s Playing Fair

It's not even a question of gamer skill—it's more about player two getting dicked over when it comes to what they're supposed to be doing.
Lee Garbutt
10.13.15
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
harrison

Last Gang Records' Newcomer Harrison on His Debut EP and Festival Naivety

Bestival will be this Toronto dweller's first festival. Ever.
Rachael D’Amore
5.7.15
Internet Exploring

Wake Up, Sheeple: Rihanna Has Clearly Been Dressing as Every Character from Mario Party

Peach better have my money!
Emma Garland
5.7.15
Art

Murakami Protégé Mr. Invites You into the Dark Depths of Neo-Pop

We talked to Mr. about his first museum solo show in the United States.
Hannah Stamler
2.23.15
tech

Why Speed-Running Is the Greatest Thing About Gaming

Watching grown adults—often blindfolded—rush through my favorite computer games is a thrill like no other.
David Whelan
1.14.15