Mario Party: Star Rush Shines like a Star

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Reviewer: Jason, Age 13 Game: Mario Party: Star Rush The newest Mario Party game, Mario Party: Star Rush, has arrived.  When you first start the game, only one game mode is unlocked but as you play more your Party Level increases and more things are unlocked.  So far, I have only unlocked the first 2 […]

To Counter All the Hate, Here’s 101 Things I Truly Love

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There’s a lot of hate going on in the world these days. I’m not going to start talking politics here at all, nor am I blindly ignoring the reasons behind all this hate. Instead, however, I’m preaching love. Love. Compassion. Caring. You can do all of that while still disagreeing with one another on things. […]

We Celebrated Mario Party Star Rush With Our Own Sugar Rush of a Party

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Y’know for a guy who’s constantly fighting fire-breathing dragon-like creatures and rescuing princesses from the other castle, Mario sure seems to party a lot! Our friends over at Nintendo never miss an opportunity to join in the fun either. As Nintendo Kid Ambassadors, my boys are always getting the best care packages. Mario’s yellow item […]

Pokemon Sun is a Great Catch in the Pokemon Series

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Reviewer: Jason, Age 13 Game: Pokemon Sun 2016 is the 20th anniversary of the Pokemon series and one of the ways Nintendo celebrated this event was by releasing new main series of Pokemon games: Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon.  In this review I will be taking a look at Pokemon Sun. The gameplay in Pokemon […]

Nintendo Scores Big with the NES Classic Edition

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When I first heard about Nintendo’s plans to release an NES Classic Edition plug-and-play console, I nearly imploded. This was one of my first consoles after the greatest-of-all-time Atari 2600. It was simple and simply amazing. I must’ve spent soooo many days, weeks, months, years playing all kinds of games from Super Mario Bros. to […]

Paper Mario: Color Splash is Not Thin on Fun

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Reviewer: Jason, Age 13 Game: Paper Mario: Color Splash The newest installment of the Paper Mario series is finally out and it is great.   The story starts off with Mario, Peach and Toad receiving a letter from a place called Prism Island.  When they open the letter they figure out that it is actually […]

Nintendo Sent Us a Big ol’ Bucket Full o’ Color

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As a blogger, I’m always getting all sorts of neat mystery packages sent to my house. Sure I get loads of boxes packed with movies, games or gadgets that I need for blog post reviews. But there are plenty of days I get boxes that I have no clue what’s inside. Yeah, the UPS guy […]

Mario & Sonic at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games Giveaway

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There’s been a lot of talk about Rio these days. Lots of controversy with Olympians bowing out of attending the 2016 Olympic Games for a variety of reasons. Who knows what will end up happening and who will be taking home the gold? Whatever the case, I know my family will be glued to the […]

Kirby: Planet Robobot is Eating Up All of My Free Time

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Reviewer: Jason, Age 13 Game: Kirby: Planet Robobot The pink puffball is back in an all new adventure with giant robots. In Kirby: Planet Robobot, you play as Kirby, eating things and absorbing their powers as usual. But then, the Invader Armor comes down and you kill it because you are Kirby, a being possessing infinite […]

Win a Mario Kart 8 Wii U Bundle

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I know my family’s not the only Nintendo family out there, right? There are millions of Mario Lovers across the country. And that’s why, to help celebrate Nintendo’s official MAR10 Day, I’m kicking off the biggest blog giveaway of the year! My supercool friends at Nintendo are donating the coolest prize package this side of the Mushroom Kingdom. Seriously, […]

Happy MAR10 Day! Come Celebrate With a Meeeeeee!

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Happy MAR10 Day! Yep, it’s March 10, or abbreviated to MAR10, which spells MARIO! Nintendo’s beloved mustached hero has been around for a whopping 30 years! The amazing thing about the whole Mario Universe is that I loved it when I was a kid, and now I get to continue enjoying it with my kids! […]

Mario and Luigi: Paper Jam is Jam Packed with Fun

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Game: Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Reviewer: Jason, Age 12 The newest installment in the Mario and Luigi series, Mario and Luigi: Paper Jam, is here. The story starts off with Luigi trying to fix a draft coming from the attic.  Thanks to a rat, he accidentally knocks over the book containing the Paper Mario World […]

Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash is a Smash Hit

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Game: Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash Reviewer: Jason, Age 12 Nintendo just sent me the new Mario tennis game, Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash.  This game mostly plays like other Mario Tennis games.  You hit a ball back and forth, either in singles or doubles.  Chance shots return from Mario Tennis Open.   If you haven’t played Mario […]

Three Cheers for Legend of Zelda TriForce Heroes

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Game: The Legend of Zelda: TriForce Heroes  Reviewer: Jason, Age 12 Two heads are better than one, and three heads are better than two. So work together to solve puzzles and battle bosses in the newest installment of The Legend of Zelda series: The Legend of Zelda: TriForce Heroes for the Nintendo 3DS! The story starts in fashion obsessed […]

Chibi-Robo! Zip Lash Powers Up Big Fun in a Little Package

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A few months back, I had the honor of touring Nintendo’s NYC offices, where I got to play around with some of their big future releases. One of them was an odd little game for the Nintendo 3DS called Chibi-Robo! Zip Lash. A mainly straight-forward side scroller, Chibi-Robo! just had something about it that I […]

Yoshi’s Wooly World is Quite the Entertaining Yarn

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As a Nintendo Ambassador and with my boys being Nintendo Kid Reviewers, we are always getting boxes of goodies delivered to the house. This week a rather odd item showed up. As you can see above, it was a wool box. That’s pretty darn cool to begin with, I thought. But exactly what could be […]

Super Mario Maker Made My Year

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Game: Super Mario Maker Reviewer: Jason, Age 12 Have you ever wanted to create your own Mario courses?  Well now you can with Super Mario Maker. Super Mario Maker is a very easy to use Mario level creator with almost infinite possibilities for levels.  There are 60 different objects you can use, with many of them […]

My Drool-Inducing Trip to Nintendo HQ

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Next to “So how do you make money blogging?,” the biggest question I get asked about Mommy’s Busy, Go Ask Daddy is, “Why do you do it?” Well, besides just the fact that I love writing and blogging is a fantastic outlet for me to do just that, I also get some insanely incredible perks. […]