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The best moms in video games

(SPOILER WARNING: The last two entries in this list get a bit spoilery for Yakuza 6 and God of War, proceed at your own risk.) Last week I served up a list of some of the worst mothers in video game history. Bad moms are pretty easy to...

 
 
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A brief buying guide for the original Nintendo DS

The Nintendo 3DS is gradually being put out to pasture, now that it's bulkier, flashier half-brother is taking over. We're bidding adieu to a console that had a pretty impressive back catalogue, and dominated the handheld market for a good ...

 
 
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Review: Cooking Mama: Sweet Shop

I still remember the day I bought Cooking Mama for the Nintendo DS. It was a hot September afternoon in the Bay Area. My best friend at the time and I visited the Best Buy in Sausalito and each purchased a copy. Giggling like the schoolgirl...

 
 
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Link gets cooking in this new Zelda: Breath of the Wild clip

Nintendo of Europe was the first to share a new video clip showing off some of the benefits of cooking in the upcoming Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. The clip shows Link cooking up three dishes using mushrooms, vegetables, and various...

 
 
 
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Cooking Mama looks odd in 3D

You know, I used to be a cooking mama myself. Those were the days.  Bon Appétit is actually the second Cooking Mama game to come to 3DS, but I somehow missed the last one, so I'm not used to seeing those wide-set eyes ...

 
 
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A trick prevents Majesco stock from being delisted

Majesco is no longer in danger of being delisted from the NASDAQ stock exchange, thanks to some clever accounting. The Cooking Mama and Zumba Fitness publisher pulled off a reverse stock split last month, reducing its outstanding shares by ...

 
 
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Cooking Mama 5: Bon Appétit coming to 3DS in September

We first heard about Cooking Mama 5 last year, and expected to see it out then. Today, Majesco announced that Cooking Mama 5: Bon Appétit will release this September for the 3DS. This will be the second Cooking Mama game to appear on...

 
 
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Gardening Mama 2: Forest Friends ships to US retailers

Majesco has announced that Gardening Mama 2: Forest Friends has shipped to North American retailers where you may offer currency in exchange for a copy.  Maybe it's just because I haven't played a Mama game since the Wii ins...

 
 
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Gardening Mama 2: Forest Friends is coming to the US

If you're a "Mama" fan, this is your lucky day -- Majesco is bringing over Gardening Mama 2: Forest Friends. It's headed to the 3DS in April, and will feature 50 new types of flowers, fruits, and vegetables. Of course, animal friends w...

 
 
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Cooking Mama 5 is heading to the 3DS

Considering the name of Cooking Mama developers Cooking Mama Limited, it was obvious another game would hit a Nintendo console at some point in the future. According to Siliconera, that game is Cooking Mama 5 for the Nintendo 3DS, which is ...

 
 
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Cooking Mama serving up Wii and DS bundles on August 14th

Having moved more than 13 million units worldwide Majesco is looking to tighten its stranglehold on the world of cooking-themed mini-game compilations with a trio of Cooking Mama bundles. Mama's Combo Pack Volume 1 and 2...

 
 
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Cooking Mama gets around: 12 million units worldwide

I'm not trying to say that Cooking Mama is easy...Wait, yes I am. When I think about it it's clear that Cooking Mama is as easy as they come. Everyone I know has had their hands on her! I get it, though. She just has this way about her. One...

 
 
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Hot 3DS Cooking Mama 4: Kitchen Magic screens cookin'

Drop everything. Stop. Shut off Rage, let your controllers charge from playing Gears of War 3, and give Dark Souls a rest. This is the game you've been waiting for. It's Cooking Mama 4: Kitchen Magic for the 3DS! Mama's debut on the 3D...

 
 
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Pre-order Cooking Mama 4 at Gamestop and get free plushie

Because every game has to come with a pre-order bonus these days, Gamestop is offering a free plush doll of Mama when you pre-order Cooking Mama 4: Kitchen Magic for the 3DS. Yes, for putting down $5, you can get your very own Mama to abuse...

 
 
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E3: Majesco details line-up, includes Hogan, Rayne

Majesco has a pretty interesting line-up for E3 this year, including three Mama titles, one Kinect wrestling game, and the return of a busty vampire-killing dhampir.  The full list of games can be found after the jump, two of whic...

 
 
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Cooking Mama 4: Kitchen Magic announced for 3DS

Oh, Mama! Our favorite home cook makes her debut on the 3DS with Cooking Mama 4: Kitchen Magic, just announced today. In this game there's 200 touchscreen minigames, as you'd expect by now, but in this version the 3DS' gyroscope comes into ...

 
 
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E3 10: Don't be a baby shaker with Babysitting Mama

Babysitting Mama was a surreal experience. Standing in front of me was a Majesco PR rep named Manny, a bearded fellow who would be the last person I'd expect to be rocking a stuffed baby doll in front of me. Yet here he was, rhythmically mo...

 
 
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E3 10: Crafting Mama makes you some mugs

Crafting Mama. It is a game exactly as you would think. It's the latest DS title based around working with the Engrish-speaking Mama as she harshly trains players how to make digital versions of stuff. So Crafting Mama? It's crafting. For e...

 
 
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Babysitter Mama for Wii, comes with plush baby doll

Mama's getting out of the kitchen and into the childcare business with Babysitting Mama, scheduled to hit the Wii this fall. Majesco announced the title today (but trademarked it awhile ago), and its hook is more surprising than you'd imagi...

 
 
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Crafting Mama officially announced

Almost a year after the trademark was filed, Majesco has officially announced Crafting Mama for the Nintendo DS. Everybody's favorite housewife returns, fresh from her stint as a cook and a gardener and ready to take on the world of arts n'...

 
 
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Mama proves she knows her place:Cooking Mama 3: Shop & Chop

At a glance it may look like Mama is doing more of the same in Cooking Mama 3: Shop & Chop, but Majesco promises that the latest installment in the popular series offers more than just rinse and repeat. In addition to 80 new recipes, tw...

 
 




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