Archive for GBA

Sonic Advance 2 Review

I realised that I’d reviewed Sonic Advance and Sonic Advance 3 but for some reason skipped Sonic Advance 2. Thanks Julian Kay for lending me all three.

Sonic Advance 2 Cover Art

Console: GBA
Best Game in series? I think the first Sonic Advance was the best, but this one was still good.
Best Character to play as? Ye Olde Sonic

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Super Mario World: Super Mario Advance 2 Review

Like I said, I’ve been playing a lot of Mario since Mr. Julian Kay lent me a bunch of his games. Next is a classic and a gruelling game: Super Mario World: Super Mario Advance 2.

Super Mario World Super Mario Advance 2 Cover Art

Console: GBA
Super Mario World? As in for the SNES Yep, the port
..Advance 2? If you recall, Super Mario Advance is the remake of Mario 2 and Super Mario Advance 3 is a remake of Yoshi’s Island. So therefore…

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Mario & Luigi Superstar Saga Review

Hi all, I’d like to thank Superstar Julian Kay for lending me loads of really good GBA games. This was one my my favourites: Mario & Luigi Superstar Saga

Mario and Luigi Superstar Saga Cover Art

Console: GBA
Genre: RPG mixed with puzzle game
Best character to play as Both Brothers are pretty similar

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Yoshi’s Universal Gravitation Review

Hi gang, we’re approaching the end of my Julian Kay reviews (unless he wants to give me more games :D). But we have a few more to go first. This one is Yoshi’s Universal Gravitation – a pretty unique GBA game.

Yoshis Universal Gravitation Cover Art

Console: GBA
What does that even mean: It means when you tilt the console, gravity changes. How cool is that!
Easy/Hard? Takes a bit of getting used to.

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Sonic Pinball Party Review

Sonic Pinball Party is another pinball game lent to me by Sonic Enthusiast Julian Kay. Please enjoy this review!

Sonic Pinball Party Cover Art

Console: GBA
Compared to Pokémon Pinball: I preferred Pokémon more because it had a wider variety of challenges.
Favourite Stage: I really liked the NiGHTS stage.

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Mario Kart: Super Circuit Review

Hi all – the last time I played a Mario Kart game it was for the N64. I was really good at it. So I gave Mario Kart: Super Circuit a try courtesy of Jules. Here are my thoguhts.

Mario Kart Super Circuit

Console: GBA
Best Racer: Wario – always Wario
Compared to Mario Kart 64? Very similar

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The Legend of Zelda: Minish Cap Review

Hi guys, seems like it’s been a little while since I’ve done a review of a game that my friend Julian Kay gave me. Today it’s The Legend of Zelda:Minish Cap.

Legend of Zelda Minish Cap Cover Art

Console: GBA
Compared to other Zelda’s: My favourite (that I’ve played) that uses the “2D top down” perspective.
Difficult? Compared to the DS games, yes, compared to the GameBoy games – no.

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WarioWare, Inc.: Minigame Mania Review

The last time I played a Wario game it was Warioland 4 which is a very weird game. This game is also weird but pretty fun. Once again thanks to Jules for letting me play this game.

WarioWare, Inc. Minigame Mania Cover Art GBA

Console: GBA
Weird? Yes, in ways weirder than Warioland, but less trippy.
Best mini-game? There’s one that references The Legend of Zelda which is cool.

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Sonic Battle Review

Thank you moon photographer Julian Kay for allowing me to do this Sonic Battle review.

Sonic Battle Cover Art

Console: GBA
So, a Sonic the Hedgehog Fighting Game? Pretty much
Good or bad? Not great

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Sonic Advance 3 Review

Thanks to moon photographer Julian Kay I was able to play Sonic Advance which I really enjoyed. Now onto a Sonic Advance 3 review.

Sonic Advance 3