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Smash Bros. Ultimate Hosting Explosive Tournament Later This Week
Smash Bros. Ultimate Hosting Explosive Tournament Later This Week
It's going to be a blast! Following on from the Super Mario 3D World and Monster Hunter Rise spirits, this weekend Super Smash Bros.
Random: Halo Instagram Shows Off Amazing Mario X Master Chief Artwork
Random: Halo Instagram Shows Off Amazing Mario X Master Chief Artwork
Hmm, interesting timing... Phil Spencer's shelf has become a bit of a talking point over the past week.
Nintendo Intends to Make More New Franchises in the Future
Nintendo Intends to Make More New Franchises in the Future
At the same time, established properties like Mario and Zelda will also continue to be a focus.
Nintendo to focus more on original IP
Nintendo to focus more on original IP
"New game series as well as long-sellers such as Mario and Zelda" will be the focal point going forward, president Shuntaro Furukawa says
Nintendo Superfan Recreates Company's 19th Century Office To Store His Collection
Nintendo Superfan Recreates Company's 19th Century Office To Store His Collection
Fabrice Heilig, a Nintendo collector from France, has been amassing stuff for so long that his house was running out of space to store it all.
Random: Smooth McGroove Returns After Long Hiatus With An Acapella New Super Mario Bros. Cover
Random: Smooth McGroove Returns After Long Hiatus With An Acapella New Super Mario Bros. Cover
When the world needed him most. Smooth McGroove, the long-haired chap who makes intricate acapella video game music covers on YouTube, recently returned to the platform after an almost two-year break for health reasons. After posting an explanation for his long silence a couple of weeks ago (spoilers: kidney problems and adrenal imbalances that needed fixing), he's back to it already with his first new cover since July 2019: the Overworld Theme from New Super Mario Bros. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Review: PAC-MAN 99 - The BR Formula Freshens Up Another Timeless Classic
Review: PAC-MAN 99 - The BR Formula Freshens Up Another Timeless Classic
Waka waka eh eh. The crusade to make all of gaming's tentpole titles into battle royales continues and following Tetris and Super Mario Bros., what classic game is more iconic than PAC-MAN? Perhaps we should have seen this one coming.
This Mario 64 PC mod adds permadeath, 60 fps support, and new moves
This Mario 64 PC mod adds permadeath, 60 fps support, and new moves
Mario 64 Plus also lets you keep exploring levels after collecting a star.
Mario Kart Tour Kicks Off Its Ninja Tour Event
Mario Kart Tour Kicks Off Its Ninja Tour Event
DM-Cc-A. Mario Kart Tour is currently celebrating its 1.5 year anniversary - sure, why not - and has unveiled its next event; it looks rather cool. The Ninja Tour has kicked off and will run for the next two weeks; it has various new goodies for you to obtain.
Random: Mario's Looking More Delicious Than Ever In This Epic Fan-Made Charcuterie Board
Random: Mario's Looking More Delicious Than Ever In This Epic Fan-Made Charcuterie Board
What a dish! Food's pretty great, isn't it? Like, sure, we're here to talk about Nintendo games and they're pretty wonderful too, but we wouldn't say no to a good, hearty fry up right about now.
UK Charts: Super Mario 3D All-Stars Remains In Top Ten Despite Being Discontinued
UK Charts: Super Mario 3D All-Stars Remains In Top Ten Despite Being Discontinued
Balan Wonderworld nowhere to be seen. UK physical chart data is now in for the week ending 3rd April, revealing that Super Mario 3D All-Stars has managed to stay in the top ten for another week despite being discontinued by Nintendo. The game was pulled from official Nintendo stores last week, but with a decent number of already-shipped physical copies still sitting in store warehouses, the game has continued to be picked up by fans.
Super Mario 64 Plus adds a better camera, continuous levels, and permadeath
Super Mario 64 Plus adds a better camera, continuous levels, and permadeath
Super Mario 64 got a PC port last year - a very unofficial one, of course - that brought the Nintendo 64 classic natively to home computers, with no emulation required.
Back Page: An Interview With Luigi, The Late Mario's Brother And Business Partner
Back Page: An Interview With Luigi, The Late Mario's Brother And Business Partner
Exclusive to Nintendo Life. It's raining hard in Brooklyn on the day we arranged to meet with Luigi Mario.
Video: Watch Nintendo Life Play Super Mario Bros. 35 One Last Time
Video: Watch Nintendo Life Play Super Mario Bros. 35 One Last Time
Game over, Mario. It's been a tough week for Super Mario fans - a handful of his games have been taken away by Nintendo, including the discontinuation of the Switch Online exclusive Super Mario Bros.
Exclusive: Velan Studios Reveals Knockout City’s Switch Frame Rate And Resolution
Exclusive: Velan Studios Reveals Knockout City’s Switch Frame Rate And Resolution
Docked and handheld specs, plus beta tips. As you might have heard, Velan Studios (the team behind Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit) is currently hosting a beta weekend for its new team-based dodgeball-style game, Knockout City.
Super Mario Bros. Sealed Copy Sells for Record-Breaking $660K
Super Mario Bros. Sealed Copy Sells for Record-Breaking $660K
An incredibly rare copy of Super Mario Bros., featuring a distinct cover with no NES trademark symbol, has just become the most expensive game collectible yet.
Surprise, Surprise! Super Mario 3D All-Stars Prices Skyrocket As Scalpers Set Up Shop
Surprise, Surprise! Super Mario 3D All-Stars Prices Skyrocket As Scalpers Set Up Shop
Fancy forking out a few thousand? The Super Mario 3D All-Stars collection is no longer for sale, and sure enough, prices of physical copies are beginning to surge online. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Random: One Of America's Biggest News Outlets Takes The 'Mario’s Going To Die' Meme Way Too Seriously
Random: One Of America's Biggest News Outlets Takes The 'Mario’s Going To Die' Meme Way Too Seriously
Oh dear. Oh, Nintendo fans. Look what you've gone and done. As we all know, yesterday saw the termination of Super Mario Bros.
Dev Explains Why Nintendo Made Mario's Anniversary Games Limited-Time
Dev Explains Why Nintendo Made Mario's Anniversary Games Limited-Time
"manufactured FOMO helps them get those sales". It's the 1st of April and you know that means - a handful of Mario games have been removed.
Nintendo Thanks Fans For Celebrating Mario's 35th Anniversary
Nintendo Thanks Fans For Celebrating Mario's 35th Anniversary
"We hope you continue to enjoy Mario and friends’ adventures". With Mario's 35th-anniversary celebrations wrapping up for good today, Nintendo has taken the time to give thanks to its fans for celebrating another milestone year in the great plumber's history. It's been quite the ride for gaming fans since Mario's first title back in 1985, and while this year's celebrations will likely be remembered more for all the wrong reasons, we did get to enjoy some great new Mario-based fun in his 35th year. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Reminder: Today's The Day - Mario 3D All-Stars, Mario Bros. 35 And More Are Taken Down For Good
Reminder: Today's The Day - Mario 3D All-Stars, Mario Bros. 35 And More Are Taken Down For Good
It's-a-me, Mari- oh... One of the hottest talking points in the Nintendosphere this year is about to come to an end, as we've finally made it to 31st March, otherwise known as 'Mario doomsday'. Yes, after months of talking about it and wondering what it means for the future of Nintendo, today is the day that Super Mario 3D All-Stars, Super Mario Bros.
Super Coder Speeds Up Yet Another SNES Classic
Super Coder Speeds Up Yet Another SNES Classic
Konami's Axelay benefits from the FastROM treatment. Remember Brazilan coder Vitor Vilela? He's been making it his quest to fix SNES games that are plagued with slowdown, and he's already worked his magic on titles such as Contra III, Super R-Type and Super Mario World. The issue is that the SNES' Ricoh 5A22 CPU is pretty slow, and the console struggles with certain games when there's a lot happening on-screen.
Nintendo Says Mario Will Continue To
Nintendo Says Mario Will Continue To "Power-Up" As It Begins To Shut Down His Anniversary Celebrations
"please continue to support us". Today is the big day where Mario will be no more, well...
Random: Fan Builds Program That Lets Switch Joy-Con Play Music Using HD Rumble
Random: Fan Builds Program That Lets Switch Joy-Con Play Music Using HD Rumble
Hear the Mario theme in action. Who knew the Joy-Con was so talented? Your new, shiny, expensive Switch controllers may well suffer from the dreaded Joy-Con drift at some point, but boy can they hold a tune. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Reminder: Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon & the Blade of Light Disappears Very Soon
Reminder: Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon & the Blade of Light Disappears Very Soon
The darkness is coming. It's not just Mario that inexplicably suffers a cull on 31st March; you'd be excused for forgetting that another Nintendo title is due to drop off the Switch eShop at the end of this month. Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon & the Blade of Light is in its final hours on the store; it was pretty big news when it was announced and then finally released on 4th December last year. Pre
Hori's Launching New Mario And Zelda-Themed GameCube-Style Controllers For Switch
Hori's Launching New Mario And Zelda-Themed GameCube-Style Controllers For Switch
Pre-orders now open. Prolific accessory maker Hori is back at it again with new Super Mario and Legend of Zelda-themed controllers for your Nintendo Switch. Officially called the Nintendo Switch Wireless Battle Pad, these are GameCube-style controllers that can wirelessly connect to your Switch.
Mario 3D All-Stars sales soar as mascot's day of execution looms
Mario 3D All-Stars sales soar as mascot's day of execution looms
Nintendo's Super Mario 3D All-Stars has done the company proud in its final full week on shop shelves, with physical sales up 276 per cent week-on-week. It was the second biggest-selling boxed game in the UK last week, behind new release Monster Hunter Rise - which has also done well (thanks, GamesIndustry.biz). Super Mario 3D All-Stars is Nintendo's classic collection of Super Mario 64, Super Mario Sunshine and Super Mario Galaxy.
UK Charts: Super Mario 3D All-Stars Sees Huge Sales Spike Ahead Of Its Removal From Stores This Week
UK Charts: Super Mario 3D All-Stars Sees Huge Sales Spike Ahead Of Its Removal From Stores This Week
And Monster Hunter Rise goes straight to number one. UK physical chart data is now in for the week ending 27th March, revealing that Monster Hunter Rise has claimed top spot in its debut week. According to GamesIndustry.biz, Monster Hunter Rise's physical launch sales were "more than twice the size" of those achieved by Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate on 3DS, but 43% lower than Monster Hunter: World – although the latter did launch across both PS4 and Xbox One, we shouldn't forget. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Super Mario 3D All-Stars sales spike 276% in final week | UK Boxed Charts
Super Mario 3D All-Stars sales spike 276% in final week | UK Boxed Charts
Monster Hunter Rise is the second biggest launch for the franchise in the UK
Japanese Charts: Mario's Still On Top As Nintendo's Dominance Continues
Japanese Charts: Mario's Still On Top As Nintendo's Dominance Continues
Switch and Switch Lite see week-on-week boost. Famitsu's Japanese chart figures are now in for the week ending 21st March, revealing that Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury is still leading the pack. With another estimated 37,396 physical copies sold, Mario's latest adventure managed to fend off Square Enix's new release, Densha de GO!! Hashirou Yamanote Sen, to snag the top spot.
Super Nintendo World's Mario Kart Ride Was Built In A Game Engine, Allowing Future Patches
Super Nintendo World's Mario Kart Ride Was Built In A Game Engine, Allowing Future Patches
New characters can be added "overnight". You know that future we all dreamt of as kids where we hoped to one day live inside a giant video game? Well, it looks like we're one step closer to that becoming a reality. As you may already know, Japan's brand new Super Nintendo World theme park – which finally opened this month after several pandemic-related delays – features a mighty Mario Kart ride that has visitors taking to the track wearing augmented reality headsets.
Review: Renzo Racer - An Abysmal Mario Kart Clone That Should Be Avoided At All Costs
Review: Renzo Racer - An Abysmal Mario Kart Clone That Should Be Avoided At All Costs
With Renzo like this, who needs enemies. When you first see Renzo Racers’ main menu, it’s clear that it makes no bones about the fact it’s taking on Mario Kart.
Here's Mario Kart in Halo
Here's Mario Kart in Halo
Is it better than Garfield Kart?
Feature: Can't Buy Super Mario 64 On Switch Anymore? Psst! The N64 Original Is Better
Feature: Can't Buy Super Mario 64 On Switch Anymore? Psst! The N64 Original Is Better
EON discusses Super 64: PAL Edition. As you'll no doubt have heard, Super Mario 3D All-Stars — the 3D Mario collection that bundles Super Mario 64, Super Mario Sunshine and Super Mario Galaxy in a single Switch cartridge (or download) — will no longer be available to buy after 31st March 2021.
Super Mario Sunshine reminds me of Mauritius, my own Isle Delfino
Super Mario Sunshine reminds me of Mauritius, my own Isle Delfino
As a Mauritian who loved Super Mario Sunshine back in it's day, I could already see the many similarities Super Mario Sunshine has to Mauritius.
Nintendo Appears To Have Already Terminated Super Mario Maker's Bookmark Website
Nintendo Appears To Have Already Terminated Super Mario Maker's Bookmark Website
Page now shows a 503 error. When Mario's 35th anniversary comes to a close next week, the online services for Super Mario Maker on the Wii U also end - meaning players will no longer be able to upload their own courses. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
My Nintendo Europe Is Giving Away This Super Mario 35 Zipper Pouch - Just Pay Shipping
My Nintendo Europe Is Giving Away This Super Mario 35 Zipper Pouch - Just Pay Shipping
A limited and exclusive item. The European My Nintendo website is at it again, offering fans the chance to pick up another physical treat in exchange for some Platinum Points. This time around, you can pick up a limited-edition Zipper Pouch featuring Super Mario Bros.
Random: Nintendo Shares 40-Second Clip Of Goombas Getting Demolished Through The Ages
Random: Nintendo Shares 40-Second Clip Of Goombas Getting Demolished Through The Ages
Goombas Galore! Nothing says 'TGIF' quite like 'let's stomp on a Goomba or fifty', so what better time to relive the history of one of Mario's most iconic enemies? Yes, the good old Goomba has been around since the very beginning (of Mario games, not of time itself), making its debut appearance in Super Mario Bros.
This RPG's dungeon builder is Neverwinter Nights meets Super Mario Maker
This RPG's dungeon builder is Neverwinter Nights meets Super Mario Maker
Become a Dungeon Master without having to buy three rulebooks.
This Sealed Super Mario Bros. Could Become The Most Expensive Video Game Collectable Ever
This Sealed Super Mario Bros. Could Become The Most Expensive Video Game Collectable Ever
Eclipsing even the Nintendo PlayStation. Remember last year, when we reported that a sealed copy of Super Mario Bros.
SanDisk microSD cards are dirt cheap once again
SanDisk microSD cards are dirt cheap once again
With the likes of Monster Hunter Rise, New Pokémon Snap, Mario Golf: Super Rush and Skyward Sword HD all coming to the Nintendo Switch throughout the year, it's looking like the console's internal storage could struggle if you want them all installed at once.
There's Still One Way To Get Super Mario 3D All-Stars' Digital Version After 31st March
There's Still One Way To Get Super Mario 3D All-Stars' Digital Version After 31st March
For a while, at least. Yes, we know it, you know it, everybody probably knows it by now – Super Mario 3D All-Stars is being obliterated by the Nintendo gods on 31st March. On that day, physical versions of the game will be removed from all official Nintendo outlets, and the digital version will also be pulled from the eShop.
Mario Kart Tour's Next Event Is Now Live, Bringing Us A Second Yoshi Tour
Mario Kart Tour's Next Event Is Now Live, Bringing Us A Second Yoshi Tour
18-month anniversary bonuses are now live. Mario Kart Tour's been celebrating two events in recent weeks.
Super Mario 3D All-Stars Retail Download Codes Will Still Work After March 31
Super Mario 3D All-Stars Retail Download Codes Will Still Work After March 31
Nintendo has confirmed the retail download codes for Super Mario 3D All-Stars will still work after March 31, the day the game will be removed from the Nintendo Switch eShop.
This is it, Nintendo kills Super Mario 3D All-Stars in one week
This is it, Nintendo kills Super Mario 3D All-Stars in one week
The time has come. If you've been holding off on a purchase of Super Mario 3D All-Stars for Nintendo Switch, you have just one week left to play into Nintendo's artificially-induced FOMO and purchase a copy - or miss out forever. Nintendo will delete its compilation of Super Mario 64, Super Mario Sunshine and Super Mario Galaxy from the Switch eShop servers on 31st March.
Solasta’s new dungeon creator is D&D meets Mario Maker
Solasta’s new dungeon creator is D&D meets Mario Maker
Solasta: Crown of the Magister, a turn-based RPG that faithfully interprets fifth edition Dungeons and Dragons tabletop rules, takes another large step in its journey towards full release with its big Spring update.
Random: Fan-Made App Helps You Track Down Super Mario Sunshine's Pesky Blue Coins
Random: Fan-Made App Helps You Track Down Super Mario Sunshine's Pesky Blue Coins
'Appy days. Hunting down every single one of these little beasts is a task and a half... While Super Mario Sunshine certainly has its ups and downs, one element of the game that almost always causes a headache or two for new players is its Blue Coins. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Random: Listen To The Mario Theme Recreated Using The Switch's Menu Sounds
Random: Listen To The Mario Theme Recreated Using The Switch's Menu Sounds
Bleep bleep bleep bleep-bleep bleep, bloop. We'll be honest – we just like any excuse to use an image of Music Toad. All the little sounds that play when you're messing around in a console's menus might not seem all that important at first, until you realise just how much time you spend there.
The Internet Dubs March 31 the Day Mario Dies
The Internet Dubs March 31 the Day Mario Dies
It's a little over a week until Nintendo removes a number of Mario games from sale, and the internet has attempted to rationalise that by deciding that March 31 is the day Mario will die.
Mario's 31st March Demise Gets Even Worse As Nintendo Pulls 35th-Anniversary Merch From Its Tokyo Store
Mario's 31st March Demise Gets Even Worse As Nintendo Pulls 35th-Anniversary Merch From Its Tokyo Store
Games? Gone. Merch? Gone. Mario? Nintendo has confirmed that a set of special Mario 35th-anniversary products currently available at its Tokyo store will be pulled from sale on 31st March. An awful lot has already been said about Mario's upcoming doomsday (31st March is looking set to be a pretty miserable day for Nintendo's famous plumber), but here we are with yet another set of products being entirely removed from sale.
NERD Explains The Challenge Of Bringing Super Mario Sunshine To Switch
NERD Explains The Challenge Of Bringing Super Mario Sunshine To Switch
"Optimisation tricks were needed to get the game to run at full speed". You may not know the Nintendo European Research & Development (NERD) by name, but you'll certainly be familiar with its work. Hav
Poll: Box Art Brawl #79 - Kuru Kuru Kururin
Poll: Box Art Brawl #79 - Kuru Kuru Kururin
Helirin on Earth. Welcome back to Box Art Brawl, the series where we pit regional box art variants against one another in a fight for your vote. Last time, the turn-based battle between Super Mario RPG and Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Unnecessary Subtitle came to a head with North America ultimately walking away with 69% of the vote.
Review: Beach Buggy Racing 2: Island Adventure - A Surprisingly Decent Alternative To Mario Kart
Review: Beach Buggy Racing 2: Island Adventure - A Surprisingly Decent Alternative To Mario Kart
We didn't "sea" this coming. In case you haven't noticed over the past few years, the Switch has become home to a wide variety of karting games, and the vast majority of them are a bit rubbish. For every Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, there’s a Hello Kitty Kruisers, Garfield Kart Furious Racing or Lawnmower Game: Racing just waiting to crush you to your very core and make you wish you’d never been born.
Nintendo Offers Rare Savings On Mario Switch Games In Europe
Nintendo Offers Rare Savings On Mario Switch Games In Europe
Update: Deals end this weekend. Update: As a quick reminder, Nintendo's 35% off Mario deals are coming to an end this weekend.
Among Us Airship Map Finally Gets A Release Date
Among Us Airship Map Finally Gets A Release Date
📣📣📣📣. March 31st is starting to redeem itself as maybe not a terrible day for gamers after all: it may be the day Mario finally dies forever, but it's also the date that Among Us' new Airship map will finally be added to the game. As announced by the official Among Us Twitter account, and detailed further in the Innersloth Dev Blog, the Airship map will add new tasks, ladders, features, and moderation, plus free hats for "being so patient with us". Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Ubisoft Switch Sale Takes Up To 83% Off Top Games (North America)
Ubisoft Switch Sale Takes Up To 83% Off Top Games (North America)
Mario + Rabbids, Just Dance, Assassin's Creed and more! Publisher Ubisoft has kicked off a brand new sale on the Nintendo Switch eShop, giving you the chance to pick up a number of digital games at very welcome prices. There's a range of deals on offer, with the highest reaching a whopping 83% off.
Some top Switch game deals are available right now at Currys
Some top Switch game deals are available right now at Currys
Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Monster Hunter Rise and many more of the best Nintendo Switch games are discounted thanks to a new Currys voucher. All-round it's an excellent set of Nintendo Switch deals with some of the lowest prices I've seen on many of the console's biggest releases. The code you'll need to use at the end of the checkout is 'FNDDGAME'.
Japanese Charts: Another Perfect Week For Nintendo Sees Super Mario 3D World On Top
Japanese Charts: Another Perfect Week For Nintendo Sees Super Mario 3D World On Top
A-Train All Aboard! scores top ten debut. Famitsu's Japanese chart figures are now in for the week ending 14th March, revealing that Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury is still top of the pile. The title continued its winning ways with another estimated 41,734 physical sales this week, down by roughly 12,000 from the previous week.
Super Nintendo World holds official opening ceremony
Super Nintendo World holds official opening ceremony
Super Nintendo World at Universal Studios Japan has finally opened its warp pipe to visitors, and marked the occasion with a small opening ceremony. Nintendo legend Shigeru Miyamoto and Universal Studios Japan boss Jean-Louis Bonnier struck socially-distant Mario poses, surrounded by costumed Mushroom Kingdom characters, as members of the public entered the park. Nintendo provided the following snaps from the ceremony: Read more
Tokyo Olympics Creative Boss Resigns For Derogatory Suggestion About Naomi Watanabe
Tokyo Olympics Creative Boss Resigns For Derogatory Suggestion About Naomi Watanabe
Hiroshi Sasaki is resigning as creative director of the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics after suggesting that comedian and fashion icon Naomi Watanabe should appear as a pig during the opening ceremony. Read more...
Reminder: Super Mario 3D All-Stars Leaves The eShop On March 31st
Reminder: Super Mario 3D All-Stars Leaves The eShop On March 31st
Thanks, Nintendo... It's March, and that means Nintendo is soon removing everything under the sun that's related to Super Mario.
Super Nintendo World's Mario Kart Ride Was First Built as an Actual Video Game
Super Nintendo World's Mario Kart Ride Was First Built as an Actual Video Game
Super Nintendo World's designers built the entire park inside VR, and even have a playable, virtual version of its Mario Kart ride.
Super Mario Maker 2's Final Ninji Speedrun Course Could Spell The End For New Content
Super Mario Maker 2's Final Ninji Speedrun Course Could Spell The End For New Content
Final course goes live next month. Super Mario Maker 2's Ninji Speedruns, an online mode featuring special courses designed by Nintendo, will soon host its final challenge. The mode gives players a chance to compete against each other to submit their fastest times on each course; each challenge typically lasts for a week, and old courses remain online so that they're replayable just for fun.
Nintendo's Sharing Excellent Fan-Taken Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury Screenshots
Nintendo's Sharing Excellent Fan-Taken Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury Screenshots
And you're invited to take part. One of the cool new additions in Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury is the game's Snapshot Mode, a feature that unsurprisingly lets you take perfect shots of the title's cat-filled world, add filters and stamps, and then share your best efforts with the world. To make the most out of it, Nintendo has opened up a gallery of fan-taken screenshots on its official Japanese website, encouraging players to get involved and submit their best pics.
Super Mario Bros. 35's Next Special Battle Takes Us Through Every Course Once More
Super Mario Bros. 35's Next Special Battle Takes Us Through Every Course Once More
Begins on March 19th. It's another week and - until March 31st rolls around, at least - we've got the usual Super Mario Bros.
Hot Wheels Is Releasing A Mario Kart Rainbow Road Raceway Track
Hot Wheels Is Releasing A Mario Kart Rainbow Road Raceway Track
Update: "was mistakenly posted for pre-sale". Update : We've been contacted by a Hot Wheels representative and it turns out the Mario Kart Rainbow Road track was mistakenly posted for pre-sale on Amazon over the weekend.
Random: You Can Vote For The
Random: You Can Vote For The "Best Off-Model Mario" On Twitter Right Now
Someone put these Marios out of their misery. Forget Bunny Day and St Patrick: the most important event this week is the Off-Model Mario Championship, in which multiple mangled Marios will battle for the dubious honour of being crowned Weirdest Mario.
Random: Did You Know You Can 'Steal' Your Friends' Clones In Super Mario 3D World?
Random: Did You Know You Can 'Steal' Your Friends' Clones In Super Mario 3D World?
Naughty, but effective. The original Super Mario 3D World on Wii U introduced the Double Cherry, a brand new power-up that creates a clone of your character, essentially allowing players to control two or more versions of themselves at the same time.
UK Charts: Super Mario 3D World Knocked Out Of First Place For The First Time Since Launch
UK Charts: Super Mario 3D World Knocked Out Of First Place For The First Time Since Launch
But it's another solid week for Nintendo. UK physical chart data is now in for the week ending 13th March, revealing that Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury has lost out on top spot for the first time since its launch in mid-February. Mario's latest adventure has had to settle for second place this time around, as Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales swings into first.
PS5 and Switch sales spike in February | UK Monthly Boxed Charts
PS5 and Switch sales spike in February | UK Monthly Boxed Charts
New PlayStation stock and Super Mario drives the physical games market last month
Memory Pak: Looking Into The Light In Super Mario 64
Memory Pak: Looking Into The Light In Super Mario 64
You know, that level where Mario blinds himself? My dad used to tell me that, when he was young, the world was in black and white.
Poll: Box Art Brawl: Duel #78 - Super Mario RPG
Poll: Box Art Brawl: Duel #78 - Super Mario RPG
Seven-star game. Welcome back, you lovely lot, to Box Art Brawl — our poll-filled series to find out your favourite regional retro box art variants from two or more contestants.
Hot Wheels Is Releasing A Mario Kart Rainbow Road Raceway Track
Hot Wheels Is Releasing A Mario Kart Rainbow Road Raceway Track
Super Mario, leading the way. Following on from the MAR10 Day celebrations this week, a surprise listing on Amazon has now revealed Hot Wheels will be releasing a new Mario Kart track based on the legendary Rainbow Road Raceway.
Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury Was The Best-Selling Game Of February (US)
Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury Was The Best-Selling Game Of February (US)
And is the second best-selling game of 2021. NPD sales tracking data has revealed Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury has experienced a strong start in the US, in terms of sales.
US game spending jumped 35% in February, says NPD Group
US game spending jumped 35% in February, says NPD Group
Games brought in $4.6 billion as Super Mario 3D World and Switch led full game and hardware charts
Mario Kart Speedrunners Are Racing To Blow Themselves Up With Blue Shells
Mario Kart Speedrunners Are Racing To Blow Themselves Up With Blue Shells
Do you know you can hit yourself with a Blue Shell in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe? Speedrunners do, and they’re going all out to blow themselves up with the first place-targeting item as quickly as possible. Read more...
Random: The Next Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Speedrun Challenge? Trying To
Random: The Next Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Speedrun Challenge? Trying To "Blue Yourself"
Yo, listen up here's a story. We're approaching four years since Mario Kart 8 Deluxe first came out – seven if you count the Wii U version – and fans are seeking out new challenges.
Oddworld: New ‘N’ Tasty Guilted Me Into My First 100% Completion
Oddworld: New ‘N’ Tasty Guilted Me Into My First 100% Completion
I started playing Oddworld: New ‘N Tasty and oh god, I’m going to have to save all 299 of these Mudokons, aren’t I? Read more...
Mario Maker 2 and Paper Mario: The Origami King are 35% off at the Nintendo eShop
Mario Maker 2 and Paper Mario: The Origami King are 35% off at the Nintendo eShop
Mario Day may have been and gone but the party hasn't stopped at the Nintendo eShop where two of the mascot's top Switch games are now reduced by 35 per cent. Both Super Mario Maker 2 and Paper Mario: The Origami King are now £32.49.