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Ricky D Fernandes

Some people take my heart, others take my shoes, and some take me home. I write, I blog, I podcast, I edit, and I design websites. Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Goomba Stomp and the NXpress Nintendo Podcast. Former Editor-In-Chief of Sound On Sight, and host of several podcasts including the Game of Thrones and Walking Dead podcasts, as well as the Sound On Sight and Sordid Cinema shows.
Goomba Stomp Newsletter

Introducing Goomba Stomp’s Newsletter with Monthly Giveaways

If you want us to keep you updated with the latest news, reviews, videos, and features on our website, but prefer to have it delivered directly to your inbox, then you're in luck. After two long years we've finally created The Goomba Stomp Newsletter.

‘Owlboy’ – Don’t Pass up the Opportunity to Experience Such a Work of Staggering...

Owlboy is one of the best games in years – consistently charming and surprising, with an ending open to interpretation that will have fans theorizing long after the credits roll.

‘Celeste’ – Pitch-Perfect, Impeccably Conceived and Replete with Subtext and Meaning

Celeste is horrific and Heartfelt in the Way it Addresses Trauma Through the Eyes of a Little Girl

30 Years Later: ‘The Wonder Years’ is Essential Viewing and One of the Greatest...

Created by Neal Marlens and Carol Black, The Wonder Years tells the story of Kevin Arnold (Fred Savage) as he faces the trials and...
Floor Kids Review

‘Floor Kids’ Turns the Idea of the Rhythm Game on its Head, Making it...

What makes Floor Kids stand out amongst other games in the genre, however, is how it encourages players to express themselves whichever way they like.

The Best Tweets About Nintendo Labo

Twitter had a field day poking fun at Nintendo’s new money-making machine, and some of these Tweets were so good, I just had to share them.

‘Furi’ Registers on the Senses Like a Pointillist Work of Art

For fans of well-made but challenging indie games, Furi is a real treat. Part Ninja Gaiden, part Dark Souls, part Metal Gear Solid and very much Punch-Out!!, Furi is a game that manages to feel both new and long-forgotten at the same time.

How and Why the Nintendo Switch is the Fastest Selling Console

As someone who works as a marketing manager by day, I thought it would be fun to sit down and write about why I think the Switch is such a huge success.

‘Brawlout’ – A ‘Super Smash’ Clone that has Plenty of Potential

There’s no denying that Brawlout is influenced by Nintendo’s fighting franchise, even more than every other Smash clone released over the years, but give credit to Angry Mob Games for at least trying to give the game its own identity.

Happy Holidays from the Goomba Stomp Crew

When we launched Goomba Stomp in early 2015, I never imagined it would lead to this huge website that you are currently browsing now,...