Slice of Life: Parts of a Mario Story (SPOILERS!)

Today, the class I was helping was learning about story structure (Plot, Setting, Characters, etc.), and one of their activities was to come up with a story using snippets, like Tailor Swift for character and No microphone for a problem. Most of these were standard fare; Princess and a prince, fairy tale, something like that.  But then, a group of students presented me this:

Pictured: The plot of Most Mario games since the NES.
Pictured: The plot of Most Mario games since the NES.

Inside, I was surprised, not just because the plot was summed on 4 cue cards, but the font used for these cards look like something straight out of a (Modern) Mario game, to boot! Again, this class keeps surprising me at every turn, every single chance it gets!

P.S: Just Dance 2016 is out, and on the song list: William Tell Overture! Well, time to break out the Wii Remote and see how it compares to that part of that chart in pop’n…

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Let’s Play Metroid Prime Trilogy! Metroid Prime 1 – Part 1

After putting off Mario Kart Wii for the time being, I have decided to take on one of my most ambitious and longest projects yet: The entire Metroid Prime Trilogy: Starting with Prime 1, before bumping up the difficulty with Echoes and concluding with Corruption. Let’s begin this tale of poison, darkness, and a third…thing with the first of a possibly Triple-Digit number of parts!

Gino’s note: What about Prime Hunters?

My response: No. I have the Trilogy on one disc, so Hunters Doesn’t count!

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