Anthony Pelone

Anthony Pelone
Eating, breathing and living video games on a daily basis, Anthony is particularly fond of the Nintendo variety, but is by no means a console warrior. Somewhere in the midst of his obsession with cat pictures, he finds the time to pen about his favorite hobby. Having previously written for over three sites, Anthony remains dedicated to spreading the gospel of EarthBound.
nyankees volume 1 review

Nyankees Vol. 1 Review

Gangsta kitties! Call it my crazy cat bias, but Nyankees possesses the most arresting visual premise I’ve recently encountered in manga. The title’s joke referencing its core premise of “Japanese cats acting like yankees” (“Nyaa” being Japanese for “meow”), the fluctuation of stray cats visualizing themselves as rough-and-tumble gangsters…
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Tetris NES “Kill Screen” Bypassed; Level 33 Reached

Too cool! Thought The Legend of Zelda‘s newly-discovered Minus World was cool? Well, okay, that’s probably a bigger find than this, but this NES Tetris achievement was only possible through one mega-fan’s hard-earned dedication. For those not familiar with this version, Level 29 has long been designated as a…
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Super Mario Maker 2 Arriving June 2019

Cats, karts, and Toadette, oh my! In news surprising surprise no one, Super Mario Maker 2 is coming to Nintendo Switch! Opening today’s Nintendo Direct, a bonanza of new tools and gadgets were unveiled for Mario’s latest construction job, including a Super Mario 3D World style (Cat Suit included!),…
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The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening Switch Remake Coming This Year

The rumors were true! While many a Zelda fan hoped Game Boy’s masterpiece in The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening would receive a Switch remake, how many thought a re-imagining would transform Link’s dream adventure into a living play set? In case you missed today’s Nintendo Direct, check out…
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Nintendo Direct Arriving February 13th (5 PM EST/2 PM PST)

A Switch-focused Direct starring Fire Emblem: Three Houses. EDIT: While an earlier version of this article correctly reported the Nintendo Direct would arrive tomorrow, it misreported the date as February 15th. We apologize for the error. The heavy speculation proved true: a 35-minute Nintendo Direct will arrive tomorrow, February…
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Rumor: Mother 3 Localization Cancelled Thanks to Controversial Content

Oh, my poor Mother-battered heart. EarthBound/Mother fans are no stranger to disappointment — be it cancelled games or unlocalized entries, us Mr. Saturn-faithful had to make do with unreleased/fan translations of Shigesato Itoi’s quirky, wholesome RPG series. As extensively documented by Legends of Localization, the American road to Mother…

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