I'm really feeling it!
I'm really feeling it!
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Good morning TAY! October is finally here, the month of spooks, “punkins”, and Super Mario Odyssey. Yeah... actually forget Halloween and pumpkin carving (although there might be another pumpkin carving contest for y’all to participate), there’s only one thing on my mind and that is...


I don’t think I’ve ever been excited for a game like this in quite a while, and that’s with the caveat that 2017 has been a year where we’ve had GOTY after GOTY (Yakuza 0, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Persona 5, and many more). I have been trying to keep my hype levels down but... it’s a new Mario title akin to the golden age of 3D gaming, the one that Yooka-Laylee failed to kickstart.


Between Odyssey, A Hat in Time and... wait there aren’t any other collect-a-thons out there, are there? Well between these two games I’m looking to revive some old memories and see if the genre can really survive in the much more competitive year 2017.

Today’s random topics/questions are:


  • We’ve had a bunch of 3D Mario games, but not all of them are made equally. Which one is your favorite?
  • Are there any games you’re looking forward in what’s left of 2017?
  • One Up girl is the best song ever, amirite?
  • I’m hungry TAY, what should I eat?

Oh yeah I’m covering for Twizm whose PC is still ded.

Today’s jam will make make you dream about coins, moons and jumping:

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