May 28, 2015

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Truck Carrying Splatoon Amiibo Stolen

A truck carrying a shipment of Special Edition Splatoon Amiibo has been stolen in Europe. Tough luck, says Nintendo to the hapless customers who pre-ordered toys that will never arrive.

Modern games as NES cartridges

May 22, 2015

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Modern Games as NES Cartridges

There has been much ado about cartridges lately. Here’s a chance to see what modern games might look like if they were shipped on NES cartridges.

Konami will be focusing on mobile games

May 16, 2015

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Konami Focuses on Mobile

Castlevania on your iPad (the real deal, not the junk puzzle game from 2011)? Konami has decided that since mobile devices are closest to us, they will be the focus of the company’s development efforts.

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!

Comparing Wii U Graphics

Nintendo’s console has always been de facto considered the lame duck among each generation of consoles, but that hasn’t stopped the company from continuing to see success from its consistently strong IP.

Is there truth to the Wii U’s hardware inferiority complex, or does the system give us more than just a platform for the latest entries to Mario franchise?

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.

May 3, 2015

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The Voice of Mario

In this video interview Charles Martinet – the voice of Mario – talks about how he created the plumber’s signature sound.

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).

Legend of Zelda Memes

We’ve been having so much fun rounding up Fallout memes and illogical game moments, we thought Link deserved a turn.

Read on for the best the web has to offer for Legend of Zelda memes…

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