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The craziest feats ever performed in Mario games

Plumber and savior of the Mushroom Kingdom, Mario Mario (his name, look it up), is a pretty uncomplicated guy, right?The many, many games he stars in aren’t known for pushing the envelope too far. read more

Super Mario Maker: Designing a Challenge

An easily accessible Super Mario level design tool, officially made by Nintendo.and Super Mario Bros. read more

Super Mario RPG: Legend Of The Seven Stars Is Now Available For Wii U VC

While Mario & Luigi and Paper Mario took on that RPG mantle later, the first to do this was the beloved Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars and it is now available to download on the Wii U Virtual Console.This of course could be played on Wii U through the Wii mode, but now it has been fully brought over to the Wii U Virtual Console as well. read more

Super Mario Odyssey was Made for Hardcore Gamers says Miyamoto

Sure, we all kind of knew that a 3D Mario game was coming to Nintendo’s latest console, but seeing this was something else.Not only was it taking Mario to new places, it was also a return to the more open world style of play seen in Super Mario 64, Sunshine, and Galaxy. read more

Nintendo is releasing Super Mario Run on Android in March

This marks the end of the exclusivity period the game has had on Apple platforms since its original release on December 15, 2016.At the same time, Nintendo has also made available a link to Google’s Play Store which allows Android users to pre-register and get news and a message the moment the game is released. read more

Mario Sports Superstars Review

While some of these have been solo focuses, such as the popular Mario Tennis and Mario Golf franchises, the latest mostly takes parts of existing games and puts them into one bare bones experience in Mario Sports Superstars.The previous Mario sports compilation game, Mario Sports Mix, featured a number of exclusive sports like hockey and volleyball, but the co-developers behind Mario Sports Superstars, Camelot Software Planning and Bandai Namco Studios, instead decided to mostly focus on more typical sports that Mario is known for, as well as one new sport. read more

Nintendo Prefers Super Mario Run's Payment Model To Fire Emblem Heroes'

While this was a model that was controversial to many along with need to always be connected to the internet in order to play it, it appears that it’s a model that Nintendo prefers.” It’s definitely an interesting statement for the company to make, especially when considering that they have said plainly that Super Mario Run did not meet their sales expectations. read more

Latest Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Trailer Shows Off What's New In The Game

Rather than having to wait a few years for a completely new Mario Kart game on the Nintendo Switch, Nintendo wisely decided to port the game over to the Switch with a number of new features, some of which are shown off in a new trailer ahead of the release of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe.The release for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is next Friday, April 28, so Nintendo is getting a jump on that release by releasing a new trailer for the game. read more

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Review

For those that plan on playing Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on the go in handheld mode, the game’s resolution will drop to 720p.Like the previous release, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe supports a few different controllers schemes that all work quite well. read more

Target Gets a Makeover for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Launch

“So we’re delivering the fun like only Target can, giving generations of Mario fans a shopping trip they won’t soon forget.” Things start off outside the store, with the giant red balls that are made to stop cars being turned into Mario and Luigi. read more

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Guide: How To Unlock Gold Mario

Unlike the release of Mario Kart 8 on Wii U that required you to unlock a lot of different characters, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for Nintendo Switch dials that back by having almost all of them available from the very start.While Mario Kart 8 Deluxe does add a few new characters from the get go in the game, one that you have to unlock is Gold Mario, which is essentially a variation of Metal Mario. read more

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Guide: How To Unlock More Vehicle Parts

The Mario Kart series has always been about providing varying options of characters and vehicles for players and Mario Kart 8 was no different.While there isn’t much changed in that area in the new release on Nintendo Switch as Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, there are still plenty of vehicle parts to unlock while playing the game. read more

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Guide: How To Avoid Blue Shells

The Mario Kart series has likely been the cause of the ending of some friendships over the years with the brutal competition it provides.Perhaps the most frustrating moment in all of Mario Kart is the Blue Shell, the bane of the person in first place’s existence. read more

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Debuts At #1 On UK Sales Charts

According to Games Industry, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe started off very strong this past week in the UK by coming in at #1 on the sales chart.What is even more impressive is that Mario Kart 8 Deluxe’s topping of the charts is the first Nintendo game to do this since Pokemon White did so back in 2011. read more

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Guide: How To Unlock The Gold Glider

Gliders are a relatively new addition to the Mario Kart franchise, making their debut in Mario Kart 7 for the Nintendo 3DS.The Gold Glider was one of the most time consuming unlockables in Mario Kart 8, but thankfully that has been fixed a little bit here. read more

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Sold Over 459,000 Copies on Launch Day Alone

Now the title has hit Nintendo Switch in the form of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, offering the same amazing gameplay and graphics with a bunch of extra stuff thrown in.And the audience is apparently ready this time with Mario Kart 8 Deluxe becoming the fastest selling game in franchise history. read more

Super Mario Odyssey Release Date Revealed in New T-Rex Filled Trailer

This nugget of info was revealed at the end of a brand new trailer as part of the Nintendo E3 Showcase.The show was packed with big announcements, but Super Mario Odyssey was saved for last, and it was a great finisher, with a new trailer full of awesome gameplay and…a T-Rex? read more

Super Mario Odyssey: Hands-On from E3 2017

One stood far ahead of the rest though: Super Mario Odyssey.(We also talked about Mario Odyssey on the podcast) Picking up the Joy-Con and moving Mario around the 3D landscape felt immediately familiar, comfortable, and pitch perfect. read more