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Mario is gaming’s biggest mascot, but what is he hiding? Is he really the hero everyone thinks he is? Have we overlooked one too many of Mario’s heinous crimes. In this two-part series, we put Mario on trial to see just what is going on inside the head of this “paragon” of the video game industry.
This one is a little bit old, but still entertaining. Check out PeanutButterGamer’s Top 10 Mario Games.
GameXplain has a brand series detailing various enemies in gaming. This episode is on Mario Bros. goombas. Check it out past the link, there is a lot of information I didn’t know about them.
Due to a chance encounter, I have been given the prestigious honor of interviewing the King of Platforming and face of the industry, Mario. And it all went swimmingly, right up until I mentioned Knack’s presence in-studio. Then, it just got…. uncomfortable…
Eiji Aonuma says he wouldn’t want to work on the Mario franchise because he is not very good at precise jumping types of games.
Keiji Inafune, and many other industry vets discussed how Mario has influenced them as creators. Inafune probably made the boldest claims, saying Mario is the “development bible.”
Archimedies123 discusses Nintendo’s double edged sword. And while I disagree with who he sees as Nintendo’s top franchises, I can understand what he says. Check out the video, it quite amazing.
Next Level Games has proven to be a valuable studio to Nintendo. After successful rebirths of Punch-Out!! and Luigi’s Mansion, the team wants to take on bigger Nintendo IPs, like Mario or Zelda.
Nintendo of Germany’s PR rep has confirmed that all three Nintendo exclusive Sonic games should be out this year.
Nintendo and SEGA are teaming up to bring three exclusive Sonic games to the Wii U. We know two of them, Sonic Lost Worlds, and Sonic & Mario at the Sochi Games. What’s the third one, and what else does SEGA and Nintendo have up their sleeves?
With the generation coming to a full close by the end of year, now would be a good time to take a look at the top-selling franchises of current generation. These are all best-selling franchises since 2005.
Nintendo is doomed! Until you actually see how popular their games are. Check out this list of the top selling games per a platform, Nintendo released to investors today.
Most of the Miami Heat players are big into video games. Lebron James, D-Wade, and Chris Bosh all admit to playing video games growing up and play when they have time. But the biggest gamer on the the team by far is Mario Chalmers. And it just so happens, his favorite game is Mario. So Mr. Chalmers wasted no time dressing up as Mario in this Harlem Shake video, Miami Heat Style. Check it out, it’s quite funny.
Mario Kart is one of Nintendo’s most beloved franchies. With an all-star cast of characters spread across multiple nintendo franchies Mario Kart has been bringing causal, hardcore, and all gamers together since its debut in 1992. My favorite Mario Kart game is a tie between Mario Kart Wii (just because of bikes & online play) and Mario Kart Double Dash. Here is what needs to be in the next Mario Kart game for the Wii U.
Nintendo is releasing free DLC for New Super Mario Bros 2, the “Gold Classics” pack will feature three new courses inspired by classic Mario games.
Masataka Takemoto from Nintendo’s Entertainment and Analysis Division has revealed that Nintendo was developing New Super Marion Bros U for three full years before it was completed.
New Super Mario Bros U has went into information blowout. Check out these new gameplay videos below.
Whats up everybody and welcome to another episode of The Playeressence Throwdown! In this episode 2x champ Furious Francis takes on Hero The Impaler and newcomer Skinny in Mario Kart Double Dash for the Gamecube. Will Furious Francis show you how he got his nickname in this episode? Looks like you’ll have to watch to find out. And please send us your throwdown game suggestions to email@example.com.
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New Super Mario Bros U will feature a new character named Nabbit. his little purple guy will appear after you beat certain stages. If you catch Nabbit you will get a “P-acorn” item, which gives you unlimited flight in the new squirell suit.
Check out these new Paper Mario Sticker Star details via GoNintendo
Super Mario 64 DS is in the prestigious club of 3 DS games that have sold at least 5 million units in North America alone.
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Simultaneous Co-op for Mario Galaxy 3 is pretty much confirmed
Believe it or not, Nintendo is a very meticulous, calculated company. The fact Nintendo had Activision show Call of Duty Black Ops 2 simultaneous gamepad/pro controller co-op was a harbinger for future Nintendo games.
The latest edition of US gaming publication Nintendo Power has plenty of new and exciting information relating to Nintendo’s forthcoming 3DS title, Paper Mario Sticker Star. There’s a lot of content covered, including story details, battle details and level structure.
Gaming is the number 1 form of entertainment for many of us, but even when a series plays great, offers incredible replay value, and has solid mechanics, gamers can still feel the need to revolt or hate on a franchise that was once universally considered awesome. In this article were going to list the top 5 most hated on gaming franchise.
Earlier this morning we all heard that the Wii U will be launching on November 18 in North America. Throughout the the Nintendo Direct Show, they show Nintendo Land and its features.
New Super Mario Bros, is awaiting its release in late 2012 along with the Wii U. We may not have a date on its release but do have some screens and details based on those screens.
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One of my favorte game magazines of all time will have an extensive interview with Miayamoto and significant gameplay details of New Super Mario Bros U.
The ever addictive 2D sidescrolling adventure New Super Mario Bros 2 sells over 1 million copies via NintendoWorldReport.