Monthly Archives: April 2016

Birthday Card

Today I was given a very delightful birthday card by my co-workers. Not only did it have a kind and unique message in it, but it was also completely home made! I was especially pleased with the inclusion of the … Continue reading

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The Legend of Zelda games:

1986: The Legend of Zelda 1987: Zelda II: The Adventure of Link 1991: The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past 1995: Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy’s Kong Quest ¹ 1996: Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars ² 1996: … Continue reading

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Critical Thinking

I think that one of the most important skills that somebody can have is critical thinking. Sadly, I also think that this is something which is not valued highly enough. I think that critical thinking should be a mandatory part … Continue reading

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Donkey Kong: Jungle Climber

Donkey Kong: Jungle Climber features the same sort of gameplay as DK: King of Swing, but has really refined the formula in many ways.  It was the main Donkey Kong game for the DS and is a solid game all … Continue reading

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The Art of Short Blog Posts

There are some bloggers out there who seem to be able to write a few short  words for a blog and still say something substantial. Just twenty or so and that would be it. It’s times like these, when it’s … Continue reading

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Mr. Pants games:

1999: Jet Force Gemini ¹ 2000: Banjo-Tooie ² 2005: It’s Mr. Pants Connected Series: Banjo-Kazooie Footnotes: A cheat code can transform all enemies into Mr. Pants. A carving of him can also be found in an ancient temple. Mr. Pants can be … Continue reading

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Conker games:

1999: Conker’s Pocket Tales 2001: Conker’s Bad Fur Day 2012: Minecraft ¹ Parent Series: Donkey Kong Footnotes: Characters from the series are playable in all console versions of the game. Conker is in the Xbox 360 version and Gregg is … Continue reading

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Voucher Monkey Interview

For today’s new blog post, I am excited to tell you that I have had the opportunity to sit down with young and upcoming journalist, Voucher Monkey. We only had time for a brief chat, but here’s what we discussed. … Continue reading

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