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Them There Obligatory Wishlist

When Christmas comes you can bet your shiny star on top of a Christmas tree that your favorite personal bloggers will feature wishlists, as if their arms were being wrung by an abusive essay teacher, write or else serve time … Continue reading

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Getting to Know You

So here’s the deal: I have been talking nonstop about a certain videogame about gorillas for the past two weeks without even managing to ingratiate myself among my (probably still imaginary) readers. They, at least in my fictional scenario, are … Continue reading

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Donkey Kong Country (It’s Been More Than A) Week: The Music

I was absent from my blog for about week because I was hit with a cold and needed rests (I have doctor’s advice written on a certificate to prove this!), so I couldn’t post my next entry for DKC week … Continue reading

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Donkey Kong Country Week: the Animal Friends

Platformer heroes needn’t always be traveling solo. Sometimes, it’s good if they could meet up with friends who would help them in their quests, if not to dispel the feelings of loneliness then at least provide some welcome variety to … Continue reading

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Donkey Kong Country Week: The Kongs

Half the fun of talking about Donkey Kong Country series is its being indecisive about who you play each game. Although all of them are called Donkey freaking Kong Country (freaking, mine), only the first one stars the titular gorilla. … Continue reading

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Donkey Kong Country Week: The Games

Among the many retro-revivals that the Wii has enjoyed in 2010, Donkey Kong Country Returns (DKCR) is the title that I’m most hyped for, no small feat as NBA Jam Wii also came to tug my nostalgic and basketball-loving heartstrings. … Continue reading

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Nightdreamer Reincarnates

I dread intros. The skill that I most need to develop is to know how to make a good impression, or even just leaving an impression at all. I don’t possess the confidence to speak in front of a crowd … Continue reading

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