Any time you see a success on film, a company will try to replicate that same experience in a video game. Sometimes its amazing, like GoldenEye. Sometimes its a train wreck, like Street Fighter: The Movie: The Game. And sometimes it’s all over the place, like Jurassic Park.
I found myself excited to get my Wii U in Christmas of 2013. For various reasons, but I was very interested in downloading Earthbound. Having really hit my stride during the Super Nintendo era, I was pleased that an old friend was getting a new lease on life.