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Genre: Role-playing (RPG)

Platforms: Game Boy Advance

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A tragedy surrounding a family in the primitive yet joyful village of Tazmily incites a coming-of-age story about Lucas, the family's younger son, who goes on perilous adventures along with his friends in order to find his missing brother and stop a group of masked men from bringing about the end of the world as part of this turn-based JRPG and sequel to EarthBound (1994).


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Great 100%

It is just one of the best games of all time. If you didn't play it, go for it. It has interesting characters, a simple but powerful and emotion-filled plot, RPG mechanics that are delightful, a cute and twisted visual style, a pacing that is never boring, a world filled with lots of crazy enemies and situations... it is just incredible. It is just a masterpiece. But, beware, you WILL cry.

Positive points
An incredibly good story and characterization Crazy enemies Good visuals Very interesting, deep but simple battle system Awesome soundtrack PK Starstorm Negative Man Feelings... Read More
Negative points
Nintendo will never release it outside of Japan officially

Great 100%

Mother 3 is a comedy game, a rural family tragedy, a thesis on growing up and motherhood, a critique of consumer culture and an exploration of the philosophical concepts of mimesis, simulacra and meta-ethics at the same time. I know this all sounds really pretentious, but when you play it, you'll realize how much heart the game has and how friendly and genuine it is at times -- even though by the end of the experience you'll likely feel quite bit... Read More

Positive points
Soundtrack
Simplistic but snappy and vibrant visuals
Writing
Storytelling
Themes
Innovative music-based battle system
Negative points
Very minor pacing issues at certain points