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Action game review: Kirby’s Epic Yarn Wii

Action game review: Kirby’s Epic Yarn Wii

Gaming
Kirby's Epic Yarn is the first real Kirby game since the N64 title, Kirby64: The Crystal Shards. Developed by Good-feel and Hal Laboratory and released by Nintendo for the Wii in November, 2010, Kirby has made a grandiose reappearance that reminds gamers why they fell in love with the little pink puffball in the first place. To put it simply, the game is very, very easy, but the overall journey is cute, fun to play, and has some truly amazing vista's to behold. Off to Patch Land The first thing to get out of the way is the story. Kirby games aren't known for deep story's and this is no exception, but it is at least cute and does the job of setting up the gameplay. Kirby is drawn into a Patch Land, a world made of yarn and different patches, where he finds himself made of yarn. Th...
How to quit World of Warcraft or getting started with it

How to quit World of Warcraft or getting started with it

Gaming
It’s no exaggeration to say that World of Warcraft is an addictive game. Indeed, the title from Blizzard entertainment and its expansion packs keep millions of people glued to their computers on a daily basis. For those with addictive personalities, this can sometimes create problems. Personal relationships may suffer as well as alternate interests, all due to the engrossing game-play of World of Warcraft. Some people may feel as though they would like to quit playing, but find themselves logging in time after time. Of course, no problem is insurmountable and there are definite tips to help anyone quit playing WoW! Build Passion in Alternate Interests Many play video games such as World of Warcraft because they have little else to do. If looking to push oneself away from the c
Rise and fall of WCW (1996-2001)

Rise and fall of WCW (1996-2001)

Gaming
To document why WCW turned it's fortunes around in such a dramatic way in the late nineties one cannot ignore the re-packaging of one of the most traditional of wrestling good guys, Sting. The Birth Of The Icon, Sting Throughout that fairly dull early 1990s period of WCW Sting had been a bleach blond babyface who, although a credible performer, somewhat embodied the blandness at the time. As WCW became diseased with NWO poison, Sting sloped into the shadows and became a recluse. He changed his image, grew his hair, wore a black trench coat and sported eerie black and white make up, an obvious homage to Brandon Lee’s The Crow which had been released a few years earlier. That in itself shocked the audience, they could not understand what had happened to their dependable hero. But th
Is World of Warcraft a boon to its players

Is World of Warcraft a boon to its players

Gaming
World of Warcraft (WoW), a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) by Blizzard Entertainment is one of the favourites of many online game lovers. As Blizzard Entertainment often releases expansion sets of the game, the fans-count keeps on increasing. This article highlights the pros and cons of playing World of Warcraft. Pros of Playing World of Warcraft World of Warcraft posses a challenging game environment, where the players are less likely to get bored or frustrated. By playing this online game, the players gain new skills such as problem solving, decision making, devising new gaming strategies and they stay motivated throughout the game. When they enter new levels, they gain confidence to face the new challenge. (Hagel, Seely Brown) World of Warcraft grant...
Old 90s games: Kirby Super Star

Old 90s games: Kirby Super Star

Gaming
Old 90s games - Published by Nintendo and HAL Laboratory for the snes in 1995 and later in 2010 for the Wii's Virtual Console, Kirby Super Star had quite a legacy to live up to. The original old 90s games were whimsical treks through dreamland that exemplified a unique brand of platforming which became much beloved over the years. Kirby Super Star, sadly, falls a bit short of its predecessors. All the pieces for a great Kirby game are there, but it is cut into pieces, like an early mini game collection or party game, to the point that it loses the whimsy players fell in love with. A World Divided Kirby Super Star was a bold step forward for Nintendo. It was a precursor to the numerous mario retro game party and multiplayer N64 games which would follow in years to come, emphasizin...
Game review: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer on Nintendo Wii

Game review: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer on Nintendo Wii

Gaming
One of the most beloved Christmas characters of all time is Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer on Nintendo Wii console. It comes from the stable of Red Wagon Games and its box art looks like a scene from the movie. The game is just priced tagged $20 and is one of the best all-time gift items during holiday shopping seasons. Game goers are always tempted to picking up the title. However, unlike the movie, this game does not offer fun for the entire family. Let’s find out what a report of nj-code.com says. Concept and Game Play Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer involves playing as such characters as Rudolph, Hermie the Elf, Yukon Cornelius, and Santa Claus. There are 4 mini games that can all be completed in a manner of minutes, and that is it. There is no continuing storyline to keep players