Regardless of who wrote them, fans are the ones who can really tell the story of a game better than anyone, and that statement is no truer than in this video which pays homage to the Mother series, which sadly still only exists as a single game outside of Japan.
All of the peculiarity, all of the charm, and all of the appeal of the series has been summed up beautifully in this fan-made video below.
It's a difficult piece to put effectively into words, so you're just going to have to watch it for yourself!
Are you a fan of the Mother series? Still heartbroken by having only Earthbound officially released? Let us know your feelings in the comments section!