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A new Kirby game was recently released, and one of Kirby’s powers involves ESP. Kirby’s appearance and the ability’s description clearly refer to Ness: This isn’t the first time Kirby and EarthBound have teamed up, here’s an old video I made years ago: Thanks to everyone who sent in info about this new connection! ...Read More »
A gamer by the name of Ryan has been working on modifying Paper Mario: The Thousand Year Door by replacing art of different characters and objects into EarthBound-related content: It looks like the project is making strong progress, so check out more info and pics here if you’re interested! ...Read More »
Last Monday we held another EarthBound Central Live, but if you missed it, don’t worry! The archive is up on YouTube now: We covered a ton of different topics and then played four different games. Here’s a basic list of the highlights, but check out the whole thing for lots more! News Recap EarthBound for Sale Interview MOTHER Action Figures Big MOTHER 3 Campaign + Look at MOTHER 3 M...Read More »
Super Mario Maker is constantly coming out with new characters to play as, and the latest Japanese video has Master Belch from MOTHER 2/EarthBound slated to be playable on Dec. 19th, 2015: I don’t know if it’s going to be a worldwide release thing all at once, or if it’ll be a Japanese-only thing at first. But holy barf I NEVER expected this! Luckily I have a Japanese Wii U, so ...Read More »
Wukeywukey recently shared a helpful resource on Reddit for EarthBound fans who’ve finished the MOTHER series and are looking for something new to play. You can check out the chart here: (click for full size) This got me wondering what I might personally recommend… and then THAT got me wondering what other fans might recommend too. So if you have any similar suggestions or flowchart id...Read More »
Super Mario Maker was released a few days ago, and although I have yet to play it, I’ve seen a lot of people making Metroid-themed levels, Zelda-themed levels, and even EarthBound-themed levels. By Texas Knuckle, code: 2A77-0000-002F-71E8 If you’ve created an EarthBound-themed level, share your code in the comments so others can try it out! ...Read More »
The upcoming Mario Maker game has a bunch of extra characters included that you can unlock – we’ve already seen Ness, but now we have some pics of Lucas too! Nintendo’s been trying to keep a tight lid on these things, making it hard to find videos of them in action. So for right now, the screenshots above are the only thing I can seem to find on social media sites. I assume y...Read More »
Some recent videos of Super Mario Maker have finally revealed what Ness looks like in the game, and what some of his related stuff sounds like! Here’s a peek: In case the video goes down, here’s a still image: And here’s a close-up of Ness: I was already excited to play this game when it was just a basic Super Mario Bros. level designer, but now things have taken a whole new t...Read More »
The upcoming Yoshi game, Yoshi’s Woolly World, will have amiibo support – if you have certain amiibos, they’ll unlock Yoshis with those characters’ looks! For example, if you have a Mario amiibo, using it with the game will unlock a Yoshi that looks a little like Mario. And, since there’s a Ness amiibo, you can also unlock a Yoshi that looks like Ness! Since a Lucas ...Read More »
A couple weeks ago, a new game called Citizens of Earth was released on Steam and possibly elsewhere. Since the very beginning it was touted as being heavily-inspired by EarthBound. I haven’t played it but just from random screenshots I can kind of see it. There are apparently even EarthBound references in the game that fans will pick up on: I have yet to play the game, but lots of people...Read More »
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