George and Maria’s Child
I missed the last half of yesterday’s Smash Bros. preview video, but apparently some MOTHER series stuff was shown off or displayed in press promo images or something? In any case, here are two screenshots of MOTHER series things returning – Mr. Saturn and the Franklin Badge! If these are returning, we can probably assume other EarthBound/MOTHER stuff will be returning and/or debutin...Read More »
The other day I stumbled upon a Japanese MOTHER 2 site that had a gigantic town map of Onett made out of those art bead things: Man, that’d be cool to have on my wall! For some more MOTHER 2 bead pics, including in-progress pictures of it being put together, check out Maasan’s site here! ...Read More »
A little while ago, Derrek sent me this e-mail: I dont know if this would interest you. but its been a real treat for me so far so i thought i’d share. A miiverse user by the name of moldyclay has been drawing out his entire adventure of earthbound so far. His posts have been criminally overlooked it seems so I thought i’d point the community in his direction You can check out MoldyCla...Read More »
Slab Lab sent this in a little while back: My friend and I cosplayed as Ness and Pokey to Ikki-Con recently. We hand-made pretty much all of it except for our shoes. We where hoping win in the cosplay contest, but didn’t. Still, our costumes seemed to get everyone at the convention pretty excited, so I thought maybe you would like to see them also. Those are some really good costumes, and h...Read More »
A reader named Eric sent me this the other day: Yo, great site man. I’m active duty military stationed up in northern Japan. Took some vacation during this past week and spent a few days down south in Tokyo (31DEC-2JAN). Saw you post about the new Mother 2 straps being released so I figured I’d keep my eyes peeled for them. While in Akihabara, I saw the straps at two different loca...Read More »
Yesterday, Nintendo posted the following New Year’s greeting on its social media accounts: I got lots of e-mails from EarthBound fans about #2 in particular I’m not sure what I’d put for #1. Maybe I’ll finally play all the way through a Pokemon game. ...Read More »
A week or two ago I posted about a new set of MOTHER 2 merchandise that was planned to be released in Japan – some MOTHER 2 figure straps. Well, they’ve finally been unleashed to the public, and here’s some info and pics! First up is a picture and an e-mail from Japanese super-collector Koala! As you can see, these are the kinds of collectibles you get from a machine – an...Read More »
Yesterday I received an e-mail from a Japanese reader – which, looking back, is the first all-Japanese e-mail I’ve gotten at this site! Anyway, the e-mail’s from a fan named Koala – here’s a simple translation: You mentioned that it’s okay to e-mail you in Japanese, so I hope you don’t mind that I do. Hello, I’m Koala, a MOTHER (EarthBound) merchandi...Read More »
The other day I posted about how you can buy a downloadable copy of EarthBound from GameStop stores – and how they even have a special box for EarthBound! I had only seen photos of the back of the box, but a kind reader sent in a look at the front of the box later on. Here it is! Also, a reader named gooieooie sent this bit of info in about EarthBound’s description on Nintendo’s...Read More »
Christopher Behr, a 3D designer, created an incredible 3D rendition of Onett that’s currently taking Reddit and other gaming sites by storm! Here are just a few images: There are a few more images on his gallery here, so go check ‘em out! It also took about a year to make all this For more info, check out the Reddit thread! And if you’d like to have any of his Onett picture...Read More »
- neonix: And about Mother 4… Wow. I didn’t realize that there was such disapproval of something that die-hard fans are devoting years of...
- neonix: This looks amazing. I love how faithful the graphics are to EathBound, while making them look just the right bit more intricate. And that...
- neonix: It’s 100% certain Ness will return. And especially now with these confirmed items returning. Lucas I could see getting cut Would...
- Jacko: It’s all very fishy to me. Considering Mother 3′s birthday’s coming up.
- Raiden: And what’s not logic Mr.Oh My?