Archive for the ‘Mario Kart Wii’ Category

Bad Interface Choices 101

Sunday, September 6th, 2009

I don’t know who designed the menu system for Mario Kart Wii, but whoever it is should either be fired or required to talk to me for three hours on the concept of user interfaces. On the main screen of Mario Kart Wii, you can see the cups you’ve won as they are displayed on [...]

Mario Kart Wii: Three Star Rating

Monday, August 17th, 2009

If you don’t want to hear my personal philosophy on the rating system, you might want to scroll down. The Rant: If there is one thing that I loathe in video games, one thing that I cannot stand, one thing that sends me into controller wrenching rage, it’s arbitrary rating systems. Having a rating system [...]