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June 4, 2015

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Realistic Mario

When put this way… Mario is just.. well, an awful guy.  After decades of goomba stomping, we have never stopped to consider just exactly what we were doing to Bowser’s stormtroopers – those waves of Koopa that swarmed the mushroom kingdom.  Top marks to the guy who created this gem of a series which points out how comical Mario would be in our world.

Toad flipping us off all these years

May 7, 2015

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Ten Nintendo Facts

Did you know that Nintendo has been in operation for over a hundred years, they once produced vacuum cleaners, and their weaker than competition graphics are part of a core business strategy?

All that and lots of F-bombs in this video!

Super Mario Bros Glitch World

May 4, 2015

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The 1% Revisted

Here’s two goodies in one. Enjoy Super Mario Bros as the wealthy must surely do (with live instruments instead of dreadful 8-bit sound), and check out the skillful entry into “glitch world” -1.

Unlimited 1UPs for everyone!

April 30, 2015

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Super Mario Bros Glitch Discovered After 30 Years

Amazingly after 30 years Super Mario Bros is still surprising us with new gameplay secrets. The latest treat is an unlimited 1UP trick caused by a glitch in the way beanstalks are generated.

See Mario's Cannon Calamity

April 19, 2015

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Mario Faces Cannon Calamity

Over the years, poor Mario has suffered more on-screen deaths than John Hurt. Now the Internet has gotten together to create even more mayhem in Mario’s life all over YouTube.

Read on to see how Mario tries to handle an errant Bullet Bill cannon, with hilarious results.

200CC Will Appear for the first time in the Mario Kart series

April 18, 2015

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200cc Difficulty Hits Mario Kart 8

Speed demons rejoice! 200cc mode is coming with downloadable content on April 23.

As if the 50cc, 100cc, 150cc and mirrored 150cc speed levels weren’t slapstick enough, the new 200cc class promises to push your kart speeds to the extreme (extreme, at least, for go-karting).

Look out, here comes Nintendo on Mobile

March 25, 2015

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Nintendo on Mobile Near You

It wasn’t long ago that Nintendo shut down the Mario Kart channel on the Wii. For all the hype out there for seeing Nintendo on mobile devices, anyone who has been living with the company’s handling of Internet and connected devices may have some second thoughts.

Can Nintendo deliver on its mobile promise better than it has on Wi-Fi Connect?

How the 1% Enjoy Super Mario Brothers

September 27, 2012

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How the 1% Enjoy Super Mario Brothers

After seeing it done like this I wouldn’t want to play any other way.

Donkey Kong’s Fascinating History

[Sign] Donkey Kong

The road to video game development is fascinating; we will never tire of hearing stories of hurdles faced by developers and the incredible solutions developers came up with to create the titles that shaped our youth. Nintendo in particular has an incredibly rich early history. Mario’s development is incredible, as is the supporting titles that made the company into a powerhouse in the early 1980’s.

The Mario You Never Knew

December 22, 2010

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The Mario You Never Knew

IGN had a great article about some early decisions made about the first Mario Games…. some fascinating stuff from Mario’s early history.  Check it out!1-1