Welcome to the third episode of The Grue Crew! The Grue Crew is a games-focused podcast hosted by CultureMass.com that focuses on video games in a broader cultural context. We’ll strive to discuss not only what makes games fun, but what makes the tick and why we find them so fascinating. All of the Grues now have their grubby hands on these technologically impressive, expensive next-generation consoles, and in our third episode we
What the hell are Mario games on about these days? Why do we keep playing them? Surely, part of it is a nostalgia-driven demand for Mario games. We grew up with these characters; we grew up drawing Mario levels on pieces of scrap paper; but, at some point we actually did grow up. Mario has never been “just for kids”, as some may have you believe. Nostalgia is only part
Apparently, some younger folks are having trouble playing the Wii U port of Super Metroid.