Matto’s Mario Madness #2-1: That Third Mario Game

About the game…
Unless you have been living under a rock for the past thirty years, then you have probably heard about Super Mario Bros. 3. Released in Japan in 1988 and everywhere else in 1990, this was the final traditional NES Mario game to be released on the Famicom/NES before Mario made his 16-bit debut on the Super Famicom/SNES. The All-Stars version, which is the game I played, was released in 1993 for the SNES. That is the version I will be playing, and you can find the video past all my text BS. Continue reading “Matto’s Mario Madness #2-1: That Third Mario Game”

Yoshi’s Unused Woolly World – Fluffy Daydreams

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What’s that, Poochy? *sniff sniff* Wow! It’s a treasure trove of brand new music! Composer of Yoshi’s Woolly World, Tomoya Tomita, has uploaded some songs to his Youtube account. Included in this playlist are 6 original compositions for Yoshi’s Woolly World that were not included in the final game. It really makes you think, Poochy. What could these songs have been made for? What if there were brand new levels to accompany them, and we never got to see them? Could they still be hiding, somewhere in Woolly World? Let’s use our imaginations and go through the unused tracks one by one!

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Matto’s Mario Madness [Part 1 – Super Mario Bros.]

It’s time for another Durpthrough, but this time it is something I wanted to do for a long time. I like Mario games, enough to do in-depth reviews of them years ago, so I thought to myself “hey, why don’t you do video playthroughs of them?”

Granted, it isn’t the most original idea on the planet, almost everyone has done a video playthrough of every damn mainline Mario title. My idea isn’t original, but hey, at least I am not e-begging for Nintendo advertising money. So, without further ado, here is the Super Mario All-Stars version of Super Mario Bros., the Mario game that started it all and celebrated it’s 30th anniversary last year. Continue reading “Matto’s Mario Madness [Part 1 – Super Mario Bros.]”