Opinion

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The New 3DS: Unnecessary or Essential

Nintendo’s announcement of the New 3DS has caused cheers and complaints, but above all, confusion. Is this a new system or just a slight upgrade? The most obvious addition to the New 3DS is a bunch of buttons: two triggers and a second analog stick have been added. Perhaps the most underwhelming feature of the 3DS… Read more »

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Plants vs Zombies – Mutton Chop Game Critiques

Mutton Chop Game Critiques is a show where I look at video games past and and present and grade them as academically as possible based on the narrative, the aesthetics, the gameplay, and how the game make one feel through those three aspects combined. This week, I’m looking at Plants vs Zombies!

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EarthBound – Mutton Chop Game Critiques

Mutton Chop Game Critiques is a show where I look at video games past and and present and grade them as academically as possible based on the narrative, the aesthetics, the gameplay, and how the game make one feel through those three aspects combined. This week, I’m looking at EarthBound!

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Metroid Fusion – Mutton Chop Game Critiques

Mutton Chop Game Critiques is a show where I look at video games past and and present and grade them as academically as possible based on the narrative, the aesthetics, the gameplay, and how the game make one feel through those three aspects combined. This week, I’m looking at Metroid: Fusion

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Halo: Combat Evolved – Mutton Chop Game Critiques

Mutton Chop Game Critiques is a show where I look at video games past and and present and grade them as academically as possible based on the narrative, the aesthetics, the gameplay, and how the game make one feel through those three aspects combined. This week, I’m looking at Halo: Combat Evolved.

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Ducktales: Remastered – Mutton Chop Game Critiques

Mutton Chop Game Critiques is a show where I look at video games past and and present and grade them as academically as possible based on the narrative, the aesthetics, the gameplay, and how the game make one feel through those three aspects combined. This week, I’m looking at Ducktales: Remastered.

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Who Will Get Cut From the Smash Bros Lineup?

With the release of the Wii U and 3DS Super Smash Bros. games fast approaching, fans continue to speculate about which additional characters Nintendo will confirm for the mash-up fighting series’s latest installment. The developers have already rounded out the cast with celebrated gaming icons like Mega Man, Little Mac and Pac-Man. The Wii Fit Trainer is also… Read more »

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Spyro the Dragon – Mutton Chop Game Critiques

Mutton Chop Game Critiques is a show where I look at video games past and and present and grade them as academically as possible based on the narrative, the aesthetics, the gameplay, and how the game make one feel through those three aspects combined. This week, I’m looking at Spyro the Dragon.

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Smash Bros: Where is Captain Falcon?

After all these incredible cinematics for the new characters in Smash Bros for Wii U and 3DS, we sit back in our chairs, and think, “Ah yes, we can play this with our kids/siblings/friends just like when we were young.”