Tag: mario

East Meets West #20: Super Mario Bros (1986) .vs. Super Mario Bros (1993)

East Meets West #20: Super Mario Bros (1986) .vs. Super Mario Bros (1993)

It's been more than a year since I last discussed the Super Mario Bros. anime, sub-titled The Quest To Rescue Princess Peach. It's a colourful, yet unassuming anime movie which retains many of the features from its video game source material and visually reminds us of why it has become one of the most well-beloved … Continue reading East Meets West #20: Super Mario Bros (1986) .vs. Super Mario Bros (1993)

Anime Review #60: The Super Mario Anime Movie

Anime Review #60: The Super Mario Anime Movie

Nintendo's famous mustachioed video game plumber, Super Mario, has been long considered an icon of the video gaming world. Ever since his debut in Donkey Kong in 1981, which would be followed up by the Mario Bros. arcade in 1983 and most famously, the NES smash hit Super Mario Bros. of 1985, his adventures have … Continue reading Anime Review #60: The Super Mario Anime Movie

Convention Tales IV: Anime North 2019

And I'm back with another issue of Convention Tales, this blog's section dedicated to documenting my convention experiences. Here we got (and I must say this sadly), my reflection on Anime North 2019. Now this blog post is going to be VERY LENGTHY, because I spent three days at the convention, averaging 6 hours of walking … Continue reading Convention Tales IV: Anime North 2019