EarthBound in Mexican Game Mag
EarthBound/MOTHER fans can now play all of the games in English and other languages, thanks to fan translations and the one official translation. I recently got to wondering though – how many fans have ever played any of the original Japanese versions, whether for fun or to try to learn the language? So this calls for a poll! ...Read More »
A common question I’ve been hearing the past couple of weeks is something like: If EarthBound DOES get re-released on the Wii U Virtual Console at some point, do you think the price of EarthBound cartridges will drop? I’m definitely no expert in economics or anything, but here’s an answer I gave elsewhere (I think on the /earthbound Reddit): I think the price won’t change T...Read More »
Back when I first started working on EarthBound web sites, EarthBound was a pretty obscure game and it was still that time period where people loved to hate on the graphics, lack of violence, and all that stuff. Among fans and video game enthusiasts, though, EarthBound was regularly called “underrated”. Now things are very different. Well, some things are different, other things aren...Read More »
So the other day I posted about an announcement made by Shigesato Itoi about something MOTHER-related in the works. I thought it might be interesting to do a poll and see what fans think his announcement is pointing to – so vote below! And if your personal choice isn’t on the list, share it in the comments! ...Read More »
Today we have just a simple little poll: which ending in the MOTHER series did you enjoy the most? (MOTHER 1 and EarthBound Zero had slightly different endings but let’s just group them as one for simplicity’s sake) ...Read More »
I can’t remember if I ever made a post about this, but if by some chance you’ve never seen it before, here’s a look at the title screen animation in MOTHER 2 and the title screen animation in EarthBound: Which one do you think is better? Click here to vote! ...Read More »
I got a deluge of e-mails yesterday and today about a poll posted at VGTribune.com. Basically, it sounds like they intend to give their poll results to the people developing the next Smash Bros. game over in Japan. Anyway, some EarthBound/MOTHER characters are in the running, so if you’re interested, you can vote here. ...Read More »
Featured Item on eBay:
Banpresto EARTHBOUND Mini Figure game Mother 2 official " Nice "
- September: Awww. I’d pay someone living in Japan to get one and send it all the way over here to Sweden. I’m so jealous, haha. Once...
- Mr. Tenda: 200 yen, huh? That means they’ll be like $40 on eBay, I guess. Man, it sure would be nice to live in Japan…
- BobLikesToFart: I am making a mother 4 fangame and graphics are alkie
- Nintendork: I can already see people getting ahead of themselves, thinking that this is a ‘sign from Nintendo’. Still, very cool, even...
- pk_stan: In my digging for info on these, I found a site selling bags of 50 assorted figures for around 8,000 yen. I believe the site was for...