I was suffering the paroxyms of book fetishist rapture last week after finally getting a gander at the Ninokuni in all its glory last week, but it seems that my day is not over yet when it comes to my hobby. As you may know, the much-awaited Mother 3 English translation project was recently completed, allowing a whole new group of RPG fans to fall in love with the highly praised game.
Now, to accompany those fans comes the unofficial Mother 3 Handbook, a beautifully bound guide including maps, statistics and some absolutely gorgeous typography. The site says that the book will be available for free download next year, but why bother with that when you can get this stunning tome for $20? It also comes with a Courage Badge keychain when you preorder. That's the deal of the week, if you ask me.
Time for some more holiday cheer! Check out this lighting display that has been set in time with the beautiful "16 Melodies" from the Mother 3 soundtrack. AwesomeHouseLights has been taking requests for songs to get the ligh...more
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