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    Sunday August 23, 2015
  • These "Earthbound" Stationery Items Are Charming And Chic

    These accessories will ensure you're the talk of your class

    It's already time to head back to school, so why not do it in style with these excellent Earthbound/Mother 2 goods? There's a whole series of them, curated in part by Shigesato Itoi himself, and there's a wide range of items for you to use as well. Hit the jump for a look at the collection!

  • Monday June 15, 2015
  • Nintendo Releases Original "Mother" RPG as "EarthBound Beginnings"

    1989 NES RPG now available on the Wii U eShop

    Okay, so it's not Mother 3, but Nintendo is still making an effort to bring more of the series to the west. At long last, the original 1989 Mother is available on the Wii U eShop in North America and Europe as EarthBound Beginnings, just in time for the 20th anniversary of EarthBound's SNES release. Hit the jump for a video and more.

  • Tuesday July 29, 2014
  • VIDEO: Full Trailer for Horror Manga Legend's Live-Action "Mother"

    Kazuo Umezu's "Mother" opens September 27th

    Kazuo Umezu is known for his eccentric dress, house, and inspiring just about every horror manga artist worth mentioning. As he's approached the age of 80, he has tried his hand at directing a live-action movie. Check out the new full trailer for his Mother after the jump.

  • Friday June 13, 2014
  • VIDEO: Horror Manga Legend Directs Live-Action "Mother"

    Influential Manga Mad Man's Take on The Influential Tokusatsu Hero

    Kazuo Umezu is known for his eccentric dress, house, and inspiring just about every horror manga artist worth mentioning. As he's approached the age of 80, he has tried his hand at directing a live-action movie. Check out the promo for his Mother after the jump.

  • Thursday December 12, 2013
  • 77-Year-Old Horror Manga Master Kazuo Umezu to Direct First Film

    Author of "The Drifting Classroom" and more weaves some personal horror

    At 77, mangaka Kazuo Umezu is still the man. Known for creating some of the most influential horror and gag manga, Umezz is keeping busy to this very day. His latest project will mark his directorial debut as he prepares to helm a film called Mother. Read on for more.

  • Thursday May 2, 2013
  • "Earthbound" Creator Says New Game in Series Would Be "Impossible"

    In other words, don't hold out hope for "Mother 4"

    If the announcement of Earthbound (Mother 2) coming to Wii U's Virtual Console had you hoping that Nintendo might eventually continue the series, you might want to dial back the excitement. According to a tweet from Mother series creator Shigesato Itoi, making Mother 4 would be "impossible." Read on for more.

  • Saturday April 20, 2013
  • "Earthbound" Virtual Console Port Wasn't Held Back by Music Issues

    Fans speculated samples similar to Beatles and other songs held it back

    It's been a long road leading up to the release of Super Nintendo RPG classic Earthbound on Virtual Console. Because of the delay, fans had their own thoughts as to why the game was being held back from re-release, most of which hinged on music samples. According to Nintendo, however, that wasn't an issue. Read on for more.