MVRP: Super Mario 3D World

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Super Mario 3D World is the next in the line of amazing games by Nintendo with a terribly confusing name. Is it like Super Mario World, is it in 3D like Super Mario 3D Land? Does it work on a 3D plane like Super Mario 64? Well, this week Vinny forces Mike to try and figure it all out. Also… there are cat suits. Don’t question it. (more…)

MVRP: Punch-Out!!

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There is a big, gaping hole in Vinny’s gaming repertoire. With the release of Super Smash Bros. for 3DS and Little Mac’s debut to the game, Mike decided that it was time Vinny was forced to play Punch-Out!! for the NES formerly known as Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!! before the copyright evaporated. Can Vinny punch his way to victory? Probably not. Actually, no. He can’t. Watch anyway! (more…)

MVRP: Hyrule Warriors

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Mike likes Dynasty Warriors games, but only plays Nintendo games when Vinny forces him to. This Wednesday, Vinny makes Mike play the newest installment in the Zelda series, Hyrule Warriors, a mash-up of Zelda characters in a Dynasty Warriors-style game. Can he collect the rupees? Can he kill thousands of Bokoblins, rescue the princess, and save the day from a man-eating plant?  (more…)

MVRP: Vinny’s Scraps

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This week features a special episode of MVRP, no it isn’t a clip show, today we have spliced two “lost” scraps of MVRP history and put them together for your viewing pleasure. The first game is Sneak King, a previously unaired episode that we originally just cut completely. The second clip is an extended look at Ninja Gaiden for Xbox in which Vinny refuses to be lambasted by the second stage boss anymore. We still have a few scraps in the MVRP vault so if you like this one, let us know and we can splice some more clips together. Enjoy! (more…)

MVRP: Chip ‘n Dale Rescue Rangers

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“No, no it never fails, they’ll take the clues and find the wheres and whys and whos. Mike Mike Mike Mike ‘n Vinny, Rescue Rangers!” This week on MVRP, Vinny thinks he is forcing Mike to play an NES classic, Chip ‘n Dale Rescue Rangers for the NES, but soon realizes that the game has other plans in store for him. (more…)

MVRP: Grand Theft Auto

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Wait, there was a Grand Theft Auto game before 3? It was top-down? What the hell? These sentiments and more are expressed by Vinny, who doesn’t really even pay the good Grand Theft Auto games, never mind its humble beginnings. Since Mike is evil and the point of the show is to enlighten and annoy, Vinny is forced to play the PS one “classic” Grand Theft Auto. (more…)

MVRP: Diablo III

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Diablo is the name of the devil in the Diablo series because apparently everyone living there is Spanish. It is a series that Mike loves and Vinny has completely avoided. Now that the PS4 edition is out, Vinny has nowhere to run. (more…)

MVRP: Mighty Morphin Power Rangers

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Go, go, Power Rangers! For most people the original run of Power Rangers in the US brings a lot of great memories. For Mike though, he largely missed the craze. Vinny didn’t and this was one of his most treasured Super Nintendo games. (more…)

MVRP: Far Cry 3 Blood Dragon

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This week, Vinny enters the world of 80’s action thriller nonsense in Far Cry 3‘s DLC release, Blood Dragon. It is one of Mike’s favorite releases of last gen and Vinny missed it because, well, it’s a shooter. (more…)