Category Archives: Nintendo 64

Review: The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D (Nintendo 3DS)

I first played The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D when I was twelve years old. At the time, the only game I’d played from start to finish was Pokémon Pearl. As my first Zelda game, Ocarina of Time was unlike anything I’d ever played before. Naturally, after finishing the main story, I wanted more, and that brought me to The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask. I picked up the original Nintendo 64 version and began playing; given my age at the time, though, it wasn’t long before I backed out.

Despite sharing nearly all of its assets with Ocarina of Time, Majora’s Mask is nothing like it. The game has its own unique atmosphere: one that was actually a tad too frightening for me back in the day. In 2015, The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D was released for Nintendo 3DS, and I recently decided to play the whole game all the way through. There are a lot of changes from the original Nintendo 64 version – both good and bad – but do they enhance the overall experience, and most of all, does the game still hold up twenty years after its initial release?

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Super Smash Bros. Unlockables List

The original Super Smash Bros. may be over twenty years old, but it still stands its ground! In addition to being just plain fun, it’s nice to see where the series began and how far it has progressed since its inception in 1999. For players who decide to give it a go after all this time, there are a number of unlockables to obtain — including characters, stages, and features.

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