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Wednesday, March 5 2014

'Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze', an Old School Game with a New School Feel

The original Donkey Kong is a difficult game. Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze is ruthlessly difficult.


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Monday, March 24 2014

Donkey Kong's Tie, or the Domestication of the Villain

Donkey Kong's representation as a character and his success as a hero is important because it keys into what we want in an avatar, someone who is responsible, who puts on a tie in the morning, and does the selfless dirty work necessary to get by.


Tuesday, March 12 2013

We're Sorry, Pauline, But Your Plumber Is in Another Castle

What Mike Mika's daughter wanted, what provoked him to hack a classic game, was a quite simple request: “She wanted to play as Pauline ... and she wanted Pauline to rescue Mario.“


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