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Month: February 2017

Sega Saturn

The Sega Saturn was the successor of the Mega Drive and, unlike the older console, is shrouded by mixed reviews and popularity. The console was initially a huge success in Japan, though upon North American release, and then again the release of the N64, the success of the system began to decline. Overall, the system is seen as a commercial failure.

Sega Saturn Console

Super Bowl TV Spots 2017

The Super Bowl is one of the most highly anticipated events of the year in the USA, which attracts hundreds of thousands of viewers worldwide. Sports fans are not the only avid viewers of the event, with huge productions like the half-time show being put on. (It was Lady Gaga this year and she did not let us down…). As well as these, eagle-eyed viewers wait to see which TV show, film or video games have made it to the Super Bowl TV spot… …

Mario Bros

Mario Bros (1983)

Shigeru Miyamoto’s Mario Bros is a spin-off to Donkey Kong (1981) and Donkey Kong JR (1982). Mario, the protagonist in this game, appears in both of the previously mentioned games. In Donkey Kong Mario is also the hero of story whereas in DKJ he plays the role of the antagonist. Another main character was added to the Mario franchise through this game, this being Mario’s brother Luigi.