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A Boy and His Blob



For: Nintendo Wii

A remake of the 1989 NES game, not to be confused with the DS version which is a sequel, A Boy and His Blob has me wishing it was autumn already. If the idea of having a pet blob that turns into things like a bomb and a blowtorch doesn't immediately win you over, you really need to see this game with your own eyes to be convinced of its cute awesomeness. The NES original A Boy and His Blob: Trouble on Blobolonia may not have been as huge as Super Mario Bros., but it's definitely good to see this inspired series being reinvigorated. --Heather Bartron (Follow me on Twitter here!)

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