64Dream Shigesato Itoi Interview
This summer, the very first Camp Fangamer / EarthBound Bash Mk II is being held July 18 and 19, 2015 in Tucson, Arizona! It’s essentially going to be the first big, genuine EarthBound convention ever… and some of the tentative events I’ve heard about sound really cool. For now, here’s a quick teaser video: (Poemato interviewing Marcus Lindblom in the thumbnail!) And you ca...Read More »
The creator of the impressive Hyperbound EarthBound hack has been working diligently on one of the biggest EarthBound hacks ever, called Unearthed. It’s a little bit different from your standard EarthBound hack, though: Unearthed is centered around a fairly simple plot – one that draws influences from Labyrinth, Cave Story, Fraggle Rock and many other sources. Through a series of unlikely ...Read More »
Supergamerk sent me this video of a battle with Diamond Dog in EarthBound. It starts out normal but ends in a silly way: I wonder if this would be useful for speedrunners in some way, or if there’s a quicker way to beat Diamond Dog. ...Read More »
Just a few hours ago, Nintendo announced that an upcoming wave of Amiibo figures will finally include Ness! I think most Amiibo followers knew a Ness figure was going to be released eventually, but now it’s official. And assuming prices don’t change, it should be in the $13 range when released! …Although I’ve been hearing so much about Amiibo shortages and price gouging th...Read More »
A while back, Liz Kirby e-mailed me about custom-made, EarthBound-themed wedding invitations! Hello! My fiancee and I are both diehard fans of EarthBound, so of course we had to have something EarthBound-related for our wedding! I thought I’d share with you our EarthBound wedding invitations. Each one was made by hand, “pixel” by “pixel.” It took a lot of time and en...Read More »
A while back, the assistant game designer for MOTHER 2/EarthBound posted a picture of an Onett-themed New Year’s card that APE sent out presumably in 1994: The text translates roughly to, “Our best wishes to you all for the new year.” I never knew this existed until just now, and I’m also amazed that this predates EarthBound flukes by a good four or so years ...Read More »
After a few weeks away I’m back and have a huge pile of things I need to update about First, though, is a set of videos published on Double Fine’s YouTube account about each of the games in the MOTHER series: “Programmer on Costume Quest 2 and Mother superfan Ben Burbank shows off selected scenes from the entire trilogy and explains the complicated history of this beloved cult s...Read More »
I’ve posted earlier about a project to remake all of the locations and maps in EarthBound in Minecraft. It was a huge undertaking, but the fans behind it have finally completed it! You can find more info here and download the resource pack here. ...Read More »
- TS: Hahahaha, I agree with Yay. Glad to see some Utah people are going to be there. I just moved to Utah and it’s friggin’ killing me.
- ShadowSoul720: I’m doing an Earthbound Lets play on my YouTube account if anyone is interested in an up and coming New YouTuber!
- Yay: Finally, living in Utah is a benefit.
- magypsyparty: Ahh, fuzzy pickles, why does it have to be so far away!! It looks like a blast though!
- Jess: Awwww if only I lived closer!