All Posts by: Mike McSurdy

By Mike McSurdy, December 26, 2016 Editorial

My very first post on NintendoFever was my introduction article, titled “Challenger Approaching: Staff Member Unlocked!” Aptly, I think this is the best title to end with. After almost two years writing the longest articles ever written on the website… Read More »

By Mike McSurdy, December 15, 2016 3DS, Wii U

  Guh-huh! Guess who’s back? Just kidding, it’s not Banjo. It’s me! What better way to return to writing for NintendoFever than with the final Super Smash Bros. for Wii U/3DS Nintendo Direct. The hype for this has been building for… Read More »

By Mike McSurdy, October 20, 2016 Uncategorized

They’ve been teasing us for what feels like forever now – “we’re not ready to talk,” “Nintendo doesn’t want to talk about it yet” “there will be something soon…” then at every large opportunity, convention or trade show, silence. We’ve… Read More »

By Mike McSurdy, September 30, 2016 3DS, 3DS, News, Wii U

Nintendo told us all of scheduled online maintenance taking place in Super Smash Bros. for 3DS/Wii U this morning, which had to signify a new patch. Lo an behold, I’m awake early to go to school confirm! First things first, the… Read More »

By Mike McSurdy, September 25, 2016 Editorial, News, Previews

  I love my silly indie titles. I love ones made by the people that made Banjo-Kazooie the most. Clearly, I’m talking about Yooka-Laylee. After being delayed from Q4 2016 to Q1 2017, and people that backed the game getting… Read More »

By Mike McSurdy, September 1, 2016 3DS, 3DS, News

If you managed to sleep in this morning, don’t worry – you missed a Nintendo 3DS Direct that didn’t really have a whole lot of unannounced game goodies. There were some nice surprises, amiibo-related and otherwise, but my biggest takeaway… Read More »

By Mike McSurdy, June 16, 2016 E3, News

If anyone here at NintendoFever is qualified to talk about amiibo, it’s…all of us, but my urge to collect and complete said collections means that I’ve got a nice surprise from Nintendo this year at E3. We didn’t get a… Read More »

By Mike McSurdy, March 3, 2016 Uncategorized

There was a Nintendo Direct that came out today after a surprise announcement last night. It was pretty boring. 45 minutes of game announcements (and many there were), release dates (Star Fox Zero FINALLY shows up on April 22nd), and… Read More »

By Mike McSurdy, February 27, 2016 Uncategorized

I’ve been crying all day. Manly tears, mind you, and not because of anything terrible. I turned my 3DS on at 4:30 this morning while getting ready for work to check the eShop, so I could possibly download the “new”… Read More »

By Mike McSurdy, February 26, 2016 Editorial

I’ll always love Pokémon. I’ve accepted this fact, though most women haven’t. I’ve loved Pokémon for 20 years now…thanks Nintendo for making me feel old. To commemorate this milestone, Nintendo gave us a 6-minute presentation all about the tiny little… Read More »