Video Games

“Honest Trailers” Now Does Video Games, Kicks off With Mario Kart



When it comes to the movies we love, loathe and anticipate, Honest Trailers has become a go-to source for the ultimate smart-ass commentary on all their failings and overuse of tropes. And now that their parent YouTube channel Screen Junkies has partnered with Smosh Games, they’re doing it for video games as well from here on out.

Now, granted, a none-too-timely skewering of Mario Kart may not be the up-to-the-minute, topical satire you were expecting. But I think it’s an okay start…

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Luke Y. Thompson has been writing professionally about movies and pop-culture since 1999, and has also been an actor in some extremely cheap culty and horror movies you will probably never hear much about (he is nonetheless mostly proud of them, as he met his wife on one). As editor of The Robot's Voice since 2012, he can take the blame for the majority of the site's content, all of which he creates because he loves you very, very much. (Although he loves nachos more. Sorry.) Prior to TRV, Luke wrote for publications that include the New Times LA, Los Angeles CityBeat, E! Online, OC Weekly, Geekweek, GeekChicDaily, The L.A. Times, The Village Voice, LA Weekly, and Nerdist