News items tagged with mario

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Review

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Review

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam is just as wacky and enjoyable as any other past iteration of the series, but it fails to change things up in a meaningful way for longtime fans. At this point, the be...

By Riley Little on 20 February 2018
Metroid, Mario Cars Coming to Rocket League on Switch

Metroid, Mario Cars Coming to Rocket League on Switch

With more than 33 million players and counting, Rocket League is without a doubt one of the most popular and thoroughly enjoyable gaming experiences one can have in this day and age, and the soccer...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 February 2018
Wii U Emulator Delivers Super Mario in 4K Resolution

Wii U Emulator Delivers Super Mario in 4K Resolution

The latest graphics pack for the Cemu Wii U emulator lets users upscale games like Super Mario 3D World, Bayonetta 2, and Xenoblade Chronicles X in 4K resolution. Although Nintendo only just recent...

By Anthony Taormina on 17 February 2018
How Many Wii U Games Will Be Ported to Nintendo Switch?

How Many Wii U Games Will Be Ported to Nintendo Switch?

This week, Nintendo announced another game that was going to be ported to the fledgling Nintendo Switch console from a previous device. Although many had been hoping that the game in question would...

By Rob Gordon on 17 February 2018
Paper Mario: Color Splash Review

Paper Mario: Color Splash Review

Paper Mario: Color Splash is the best looking installment in the series, offering the most immersive world to-date. Still, its battle system suffers in a misguided bid to innovate. One of the best...

By Riley Little on 16 February 2018
Paper Mario: Color Splash Revealed for Wii U

Paper Mario: Color Splash Revealed for Wii U

Nintendo reveals a brand new Paper Mario title, with the paint and color-themed Paper Mario: Color Splash expected to be released for Wii U this year. The Paper Mario series has become one of the m...

By Rob Gordon on 16 February 2018
Nintendo Reveals Toad's Mushroom Hat is Actually His Head

Nintendo Reveals Toad's Mushroom Hat is Actually His Head

One of gaming’s long awaited and unanswered questions regarding Toad and if the mushroom on top of his head is a hat or his actual head has been answered. Players should be pleased to know that it...

By Kylie Pasetchnik on 09 February 2018
Super Mario Odyssey Review

Super Mario Odyssey Review

The realization that I was hooked first hit me after collecting my 40th Power Moon in a single world. Apparently I’d spent 15 hours playing the game on my Switch by that point, but time flew as I e...

By Riley Little on 03 February 2018
Super Mario Speedrunner Trains AI to Play

Super Mario Speedrunner Trains AI to Play

There’s a livestream currently running that allows viewers to watch an AI learn how to Super Mario Bros., and it’s pretty interesting stuff. While, admittedly, the bulk of the footage consists of a p...

By Curt Hutson on 09 January 2018
Super Mario 64 Hack Lets You Play in First Person

Super Mario 64 Hack Lets You Play in First Person

There’s a hack that allows those bold enough to play Super Mario 64 in first person. Of course, it’s just a disorienting as one would expect. YouTuber Kaze Emanuar showcases the hack in a video, wher...

By Curt Hutson on 03 January 2018
Blindfolded Gamer Beats Super Mario World

Blindfolded Gamer Beats Super Mario World

In this day and age, it’s not uncommon to hear of gaming feats pulled off by members of the community that surround each game. Whether putting together a semi-truck in mid-air in Grand Theft Auto 5,...

By Riley Little on 18 December 2017
Mario + Rabbids Is Best-Selling Third-Party Switch Game

Mario + Rabbids Is Best-Selling Third-Party Switch Game

When Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle was officially unveiled with a gameplay trailer during E3 2017, fans of the iconic Nintendo mascot and of Ubisoft’s popular Rayman creatures were skeptical at fi...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 December 2017
Super Mario Cereal with Amiibo Support Announced

Super Mario Cereal with Amiibo Support Announced

Kelloggs and Nintendo have confirmed the news that a Super Mario-themed cereal will release as soon as December 11th. A leak from earlier this week showed off the now-confirmed Super Mario Cereal b...

By Rory Young on 03 December 2017
Weird Super Mario Odyssey Glitch Lets Players Cheat

Weird Super Mario Odyssey Glitch Lets Players Cheat

One of the more addicting little mini-games in Super Mario Odyssey takes place in New Donk City and sees everyone’s favorite ex-plumber attempting to beat the jump rope high scores of other players...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 25 November 2017
10 Video Game Rivalries Fiercer Than Trump and Clinton

10 Video Game Rivalries Fiercer Than Trump and Clinton

People all over the world are following the fierce political rivalry between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, but these 10 video game rivalries are even fiercer. Every four years in the United Sta...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 November 2017
Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions Review

Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions Review

Upon its debut in 2003, Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga for the Game Boy Advance was a welcomed venture by RPG aficionados. Since then the company has continued to cater to this demand by turning...

By Riley Little on 26 October 2017
Fans are Already Speedrunning Super Mario Odyssey Demo

Fans are Already Speedrunning Super Mario Odyssey Demo

Nintendo’s highly-anticipated Super Mario Odyssey may not be available to purchase until the end of the month, but that’s not stopping dedicated fans from getting a head start when it comes to spee...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 18 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Receives First Perfect Score Review

Super Mario Odyssey Receives First Perfect Score Review

As if it needed to be said, the video game publisher and developer Nintendo’s forthcoming platform title Super Mario Odyssey for the Switch is easily one of the most highly anticipated games of hol...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 October 2017
Mario Dances In Super Mario Odyssey Musical Trailer

Mario Dances In Super Mario Odyssey Musical Trailer

We’ve seen Mario do a lot of things over the years, but dancing is a new one. The latest Super Mario Odyssey trailer is musical feast for the eyes and ears that show Mario and Cappy cutting a rug t...

By Curt Hutson on 15 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Footage Reveals New Boss Battle

Super Mario Odyssey Footage Reveals New Boss Battle

Now just weeks from the release of its latest AAA title, Nintendo seems to have no issue with revealing more gameplay for the upcoming Super Mario Odyssey, giving us a look at an ice-themed stage a...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 12 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Makes Major Change to Gameplay

Super Mario Odyssey Makes Major Change to Gameplay

Back at E3 2017, Nintendo revealed that its upcoming Super Mario Odyssey would be getting rid of the classic ‘lives’ system, instead punishing players for dying by having them lose a small amount o...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 07 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Gameplay Shows Seaside Kingdom

Super Mario Odyssey Gameplay Shows Seaside Kingdom

Since E3 a few months ago, Nintendo has devoted most of its time and marketing around one of the biggest first party Switch titles in 2017, Super Mario Odyssey. The ambitious title appears to be th...

By Derek Nichols on 01 October 2017
NX Will Have New Mario, Pokemon Games in Launch Window

NX Will Have New Mario, Pokemon Games in Launch Window

Alongside the new Zelda game, sources close to Nintendo suggest that the NX console will also be receiving Pokemon and Mario titles in its release window. Having strong launch titles is something t...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 26 September 2017
Super Mario Bros Speedrun Record Broken By Single Frame

Super Mario Bros Speedrun Record Broken By Single Frame

Speedrunner Kosmic has broken the Super Mario Bros. speedrun record, managing to edge past the previous benchmark by a mere 0.017 seconds – or in other words, a single frame. Super Mario Bros. may...

By Alexander Pan on 26 September 2017
Super Mario Bros. Game Sells for $30,000

Super Mario Bros. Game Sells for $30,000

It isn’t a stretch to say that most video game enthusiasts have a certain affection for Super Mario Bros., and it’s pretty much a guarantee that classic video game collectors treasure vintage copie...

By AJ Caulfield on 26 September 2017
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Review

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Review

It’s safe to say that, upon being leaked, very few were optimistic about the release of a turn-based strategy game that featured Super Mario and Rabbids characters interacting with one another. Aft...

By Riley Little on 18 September 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: Nintendo Reveals Brand New World

Super Mario Odyssey: Nintendo Reveals Brand New World

Another Nintendo Direct aired today that focused on the Switch and 3DS. To close things out, Nintendo gave viewers a broader look at the various worlds found in Super Mario Odyssey, including one s...

By Curt Hutson on 18 September 2017
Mario Is Not A Plumber Anymore

Mario Is Not A Plumber Anymore

Over the years, Mario is a character that has worn many hats. The Super Mario Odyssey star has been a monkey-fighting carpenter, a kart racer, a doctor, a sports star, and more, but outside of his...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 September 2017
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Rabbid Luigi Trailer

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Rabbid Luigi Trailer

Following the release of last week’s character trailer focusing on Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle‘s titular hero, Ubisoft has decided to put out a brand new piece of footage that highlights anothe...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 August 2017
Super Mario Odyssey is First Mario Game Rated E10+

Super Mario Odyssey is First Mario Game Rated E10+

At E3 2017, Nintendo went all in on Super Mario Odyssey, dressing its booth as if it were taken right from New Donk City. Fans also got an extended look at areas in the game and learned of brand ne...

By Derek Nichols on 04 August 2017
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Pre-Launch Price Drop

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Pre-Launch Price Drop

An anonymous source is claiming that Ubisoft is planning a price drop for Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle prior to the game’s launch. The story comes from Nintendo Soup, reporting it has a verified...

By Rory Young on 04 August 2017
Mario + Rabbids: New Trailers Hit, Co-op Detailed

Mario + Rabbids: New Trailers Hit, Co-op Detailed

Since launching this past March, there’s been no shortage of exclusive software to keep Nintendo Switch owners entertained. Almost every month so far has seen a noteworthy exclusive arriving for th...

By Riley Little on 04 August 2017
Nintendo Switch: Splatoon's Inklings Join Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Nintendo Switch: Splatoon's Inklings Join Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Nintendo shows off more of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for Switch, highlighting a few new tracks for a revamped Battle Mode, and five new cha...

By Riley Little on 25 July 2017
This Super Mario Puzzle is the Dark Souls of Jigsaws

This Super Mario Puzzle is the Dark Souls of Jigsaws

With Mario Kart 8 Deluxe selling like hot cakes and Nintendo Switch exclusive Super Mario Odyssey releasing in October, the famous re...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 July 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Koopa Troopa Moon Challenge

Super Mario Odyssey Koopa Troopa Moon Challenge

New direct feed footage of Super Mario Odyssey gameplay involving a small Moon-rewarding challenge was put online today. Nintendo Wor...

By Rory Young on 21 July 2017
Mario & Luigi Remake is Easier than Original

Mario & Luigi Remake is Easier than Original

Earlier this year, rumors founded on a data mine began to circulate that Nintendo was planning to release a revised edition of one of...

By Brad Jones on 19 July 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Has No Game Over Screen

Super Mario Odyssey Has No Game Over Screen

Super Mario Odyssey will not have a game over state, Nintendo confirms. The company has been steadily revealing more and more informa...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 July 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Could Feature Donkey Kong Cameo

Super Mario Odyssey Could Feature Donkey Kong Cameo

Nintendo gave fans a very in-depth view of Super Mario Odyssey during its E3 2017 showcase, revealing everything from new Amiibo to t...

By John Jacques on 23 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Multiplayer Confirmed by Nintendo

Super Mario Odyssey Multiplayer Confirmed by Nintendo

Having revealed a new Super Mario Odyssey trailer earlier today, along with new gameplay details, Nintendo is going all out on hyping...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 June 2017
E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Hands-On Preview

E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Hands-On Preview

Although a lot of the focus around Super Mario Odyssey coming out of E3 2017 is centered on the hat mechanic, which lets players cont...

By Anthony Taormina on 20 June 2017
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Announced for Switch

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Announced for Switch

On-stage at E3 Ubisoft’s Yves Guillemot and Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto announced they were partnering to create the crossover advent...

By Rory Young on 19 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Doesn't Punish Harshly for Dying

Super Mario Odyssey Doesn't Punish Harshly for Dying

As part of its E3 2017 press conference, Nintendo revealed a brand new Super Mario Odyssey gameplay trailer. But post-presser, the co...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 June 2017
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Gets Collector's Edition

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Gets Collector's Edition

It wasn’t much of a surprise, but there’s little question that Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle made for one of the more engaging aspec...

By Riley Little on 15 June 2017
Excellent Video Game Art

Excellent Video Game Art

There are many aspects of video game art to appreciate: character design, graphics, costumes, environments, etc. But one thing that...

By Melissa Loomis on 05 June 2017
Rumor Patrol: Super Mario Odyssey Arrives In November?

Rumor Patrol: Super Mario Odyssey Arrives In November?

The Nintendo Switch has proven to be a hot commodity, selling out at stores and online almost as fast as it can be stocked. While ret...

By Derek Nichols on 01 June 2017
Rumor: More Info on Mario and Rabbids Crossover Arrive

Rumor: More Info on Mario and Rabbids Crossover Arrive

So far Nintendo has been off to a great start with its newest video game console, as the Switch has become the fastest selling Ninten...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Super Mario Run Adds Easy Mode

Super Mario Run Adds Easy Mode

Nintendo announces that a new Golden Goomba event has kicked off along with numerous bug fixes, and a new Easy mode have been added t...

By Derek Nichols on 31 May 2017
GR Pick: Incredible Yoshi Tribute Uses 16,000 Dominoes

GR Pick: Incredible Yoshi Tribute Uses 16,000 Dominoes

Whether he’s helping Mario defeat Bowser or taking part in his own woolly world adventures, Nintendo’s favorite dinosaur Yoshi has ce...

By Rob Gordon on 31 May 2017
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: How to Unlock Gold Mario

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: How to Unlock Gold Mario

There are a number of characters featured in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe that fans were hoping to see behind the wheel, with the likes of Kin...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Super Mario Ornaments Being Released by Hallmark

Super Mario Ornaments Being Released by Hallmark

Figurines of Nintendo characters are pretty popular these days thanks to the company’s hard to find amiibo lineup, and now, at least...

By Jason Gallagher on 31 May 2017
Mario and Luigi: Superstar Saga Getting 3DS Rerelease?

Mario and Luigi: Superstar Saga Getting 3DS Rerelease?

It would appear that 3DS owners will have the opportunity to travel to Beanbean Kingdom in the near future, according to some informa...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Tops Franchise Day One Sales

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Tops Franchise Day One Sales

Nintendo of America released the day one sales numbers for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on the Nintendo Switch, touting it as the fastest sell...

By Rory Young on 31 May 2017
Mario Rabbids RPG Coming to Nintendo Switch Soon

Mario Rabbids RPG Coming to Nintendo Switch Soon

Ubisoft’s rumored Mario and Raving Rabbids crossover RPG will launch on Nintendo Switch in just a few months, according to a new repo...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Nintendo Switch File Size Revealed

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Nintendo Switch File Size Revealed

As a launch title accompanying a brand new console, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has done a standup job of convincing game...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Mario and Rabbids Crossover Confirmed by Artwork

Mario and Rabbids Crossover Confirmed by Artwork

With E3 2017 just around the corner, video game developers and publishers are getting fans ready for the upcoming extravaganza by pre...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Review

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Review

Re-releasing an almost three year-old game on the Nintendo Switch likely struck some as an obvious attempt to flesh out the system’s...

By Riley Little on 02 May 2017
Mario Sports Superstars Review

Mario Sports Superstars Review

Nintendo’s iconic cast of Super Mario characters haven’t been strangers to sports spin-offs throughout the years. Whether lacing up c...

By Riley Little on 23 April 2017
Super Mario Odyssey is Nintendo's 2nd Most Popular Vid

Super Mario Odyssey is Nintendo's 2nd Most Popular Vid

With the launch of the Nintendo Switch, gamers worldwide are excitedly jumping into the console’s most exciting title, The Legend of...

By Boston Blake on 25 March 2017
Nintendo Loses Lawsuit Against MariCar Go-Kart Company

Nintendo Loses Lawsuit Against MariCar Go-Kart Company

Nintendo has always fiercely defended its intellectual properties, as shown by the company’s strict stance when it comes to fan games...

By Rob Gordon on 10 March 2017
GR Pick: Mario Bros. Music Official Lyrics

GR Pick: Mario Bros. Music Official Lyrics

The Mario Bros. theme music is up there with the Tetris and Zelda themes as one of the most iconic and recognizable songs in the hist...

By Denny Connolly on 28 February 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Designed for 'Core' Gamers

Super Mario Odyssey Designed for 'Core' Gamers

Upcoming Nintendo Switch game Super Mario Odyssey is designed for “core” gamers and people who “like action games” reveals famed game designer Shigeru Miyamoto. One of the biggest (and most...

By Jasmine Henry on 19 January 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Meets GTA 4

Super Mario Odyssey Meets GTA 4

One gaming fan creates a bizarre, yet hilarious video combining elements from Nintendo’s Super Mario Odyssey reveal trailer with Rockstar Games’ Grand Theft Auto 4. Earlier this week, Ninte...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 January 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Will Be at E3 2017

Super Mario Odyssey Will Be at E3 2017

Nintendo officially confirms that its forthcoming video game for the Switch console, Super Mario Odyssey, is going to be present at E3 2017 this summer. Without a doubt, one of the most exc...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 January 2017
GR Pick: Mario Animation Made From Rubik's Cubes

GR Pick: Mario Animation Made From Rubik's Cubes

Several Nintendo fans create a Mario stop motion video starring the plumber himself, using a veritable pile of Rubik’s Cubes to create the frame-by-frame production. When Mario made his lan...

By John Jacques on 06 January 2017
Apple's Siri Really Likes Super Mario Run

Apple's Siri Really Likes Super Mario Run

Fans have discovered that Apple’s now infamous Siri will actually answer questions about it playing Super Mario Run. Evidently, the A.I. quite likes Nintendo’s latest iOS offering. Many hav...

By Riley Little on 01 January 2017
Super Mario Run Android Version Registration Launches

Super Mario Run Android Version Registration Launches

Nintendo announces that Android users can now register on the Google Play store to be notified when Super Mario Run is available to download, much like the game did for iOS users. As one of...

By Riley Little on 30 December 2016
Super Mario Run Loses 'Highest Grossing App' Title

Super Mario Run Loses 'Highest Grossing App' Title

Less than two weeks after its debut, Super Mario Run slips from its top spot being the “Highest Grossing App’ in the Apple App Store possibly due to its price tag. Super Mario Run received...

By Weston Albert on 28 December 2016
Super Mario Run Purchased by Only 3 Million Users

Super Mario Run Purchased by Only 3 Million Users

New data suggests that the full purchases for Nintendo’s side-scrolling, auto-running video game Super Mario Run only amounts to roughly 3 million users in total. Despite having set an App...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 December 2016
Super Mario Run Sets App Store Download Record

Super Mario Run Sets App Store Download Record

Nintendo’s new mobile platformer Super Mario Run sets a new record for day one downloads on the App Store, being downloaded almost 3 million times on iOS. In the run up to the game’s releas...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 December 2016
Super Mario Run: How to Unlock More Playable Characters

Super Mario Run: How to Unlock More Playable Characters

Super Mario Run features Toad, Luigi, Princess Peach, Yoshi and Toadette as playable characters, with the characters having special skills and having special unlock requirements. As advert...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 December 2016
Super Mario Run Launches Today

Super Mario Run Launches Today

Today’s the day that classic hero Mario finally arrives on smartphone, with Super Mario Run set to launch in the next few hours for iPhone users everywhere. Nintendo’s next smartphone game,...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 15 December 2016
8 Super Mario Run Alternatives for iOS and Android

8 Super Mario Run Alternatives for iOS and Android

As Nintendo’s new mobile game costs $10 to unlock completely and won’t launch on Android until 2017, Game Rant has put together a list of Super Mario Run alternatives. Nintendo’s mobile pla...

By Jasmine Henry on 14 December 2016
Miyamoto Plays Super Mario Run While Eating Cake

Miyamoto Plays Super Mario Run While Eating Cake

The Japanese video game designer and producer Shigeru Miyamoto plays the forthcoming mobile game Super Mario Run while eating cakes of different sizes. Recently, Shigeru Miyamoto wore a sam...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 December 2016
Super Mario World Theme Park in Universal Japan

Super Mario World Theme Park in Universal Japan

Universal Studio Theme Parks’ announces its first Nintendo-themed attraction, Super Nintendo World, which will be opening first in Universal Japan in 2020. Nintendo confirmed through its of...

By Curt Hutson on 12 December 2016
Super Mario Maker For Nintendo 3DS Review

Super Mario Maker For Nintendo 3DS Review

Nintendo’s port of Super Mario Maker is a great distraction for those that missed out on the Wii U installment, but it is lacking when compared to the console iteration. Upon the announceme...

By Riley Little on 10 December 2016
Super Mario Run to Make Over $70M In First Month

Super Mario Run to Make Over $70M In First Month

According to analysts, Nintendo’s upcoming mobile platformer Super Mario Run is set to make $71 million in its first month, putting it behind Pokemon GO and Clash Royale. Super Mario Run, N...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 December 2016
Super Mario Run Gets a Speedy Live-Action Trailer

Super Mario Run Gets a Speedy Live-Action Trailer

Nintendo releases a live-action Super Mario Run trailer, showcasing the spirit of the game and its fast-paced, coin-collecting gameplay ahead of its release on iOS. With over 20 million iOS...

By Jasmine Henry on 08 December 2016
Nintendo Switch to Support GameCube Virtual Console, Says Report

Nintendo Switch to Support GameCube Virtual Console, Says Report

The Nintendo Switch is reportedly set to have GameCube Virtual Console support, with Super Smash Bros. Melee, Luigi’s Mansion, and Super Mario Sunshine being tested. Although Nintendo isn’t...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 December 2016
Ubisoft Hints at Nintendo Switch Mario/Rabbids Game

Ubisoft Hints at Nintendo Switch Mario/Rabbids Game

The Mario/Raving Rabbids crossover RPG that Ubisoft is reportedly developing for the Nintendo Switch appears to have been teased in a new video from the company. Earlier this month, there c...

By Jasmine Henry on 29 November 2016
Xbox Head Would Love to See Mario on Microsoft Consoles

Xbox Head Would Love to See Mario on Microsoft Consoles

Xbox head Phil Spencer claims that he’d love to see games like Super Mario arrive on a Microsoft console, admitting that ‘Nintendo has the strongest first-party of anybody.’ Given the promi...

By Riley Little on 24 November 2016
Nintendo Switch Mario/Raving Rabbids Launch Title

Nintendo Switch Mario/Raving Rabbids Launch Title

According to a new report, Ubisoft and Nintendo are currently developing a Mario/Raving Rabbids turn-based RPG that will be a Nintendo Switch launch title. Nintendo’s upcoming console, the...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 November 2016
New Super Mario 64 Impossible Coin Discovered

New Super Mario 64 Impossible Coin Discovered

A YouTuber named Pannenkoek2012 discovers a brand new impossible coin in Super Mario 64 – one that has laid dormant for the past 20 years, and has only just been found. It’s been over twent...

By John Jacques on 24 October 2016
Nintendo Fan Makes Awesome Switch Console Skins

Nintendo Fan Makes Awesome Switch Console Skins

One talented Reddit user designs a range of new looks for the recently-revealed Nintendo Switch console, just days after the device is announced by Nintendo. It’s only been four days since...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 24 October 2016
Nintendo of Japan Announces 'Mario Pikachu' Merchandise Line

Nintendo of Japan Announces 'Mario Pikachu' Merchandise Line

Limited edition Super Mario Pikachu merchandise will be made available at Pokémon Centers in Japan later this month, and the entire line is just as adorable you’d expect. Forget about the N...

By Curt Hutson on 22 October 2016
New Mario Game Confirmed for Nintendo Switch

New Mario Game Confirmed for Nintendo Switch

Nintendo’s Switch reveal included several games likely targeting release on the new console, including a new Mario game that may feature an open world. Earlier today, Nintendo debuted the N...

By Anthony Taormina on 20 October 2016
3DS Super Mario Maker Doesn't Have 3D Graphics

3DS Super Mario Maker Doesn't Have 3D Graphics

Pre-order box art for the 3DS port of Super Mario Maker reveals that the game won’t make use of the 3D functionality that the handheld device is named for. The Wii U has had a rough run sin...

By Sarah Fields on 22 September 2016
No Mario in VR Says Miyamoto

No Mario in VR Says Miyamoto

Mario creator Shigeru Miyamoto discusses why the Italian plumber will not be coming to virtual reality, stating Mario is meant for, ‘families to play together.’ Yesterday’s announcement of...

By Rory Young on 09 September 2016
Super Mario Maker is Coming to 3DS

Super Mario Maker is Coming to 3DS

Nintendo reveals that creativity-focused Wii U platformer Super Mario Maker is going to be released for the 3DS, with a launch date set for December 2, 2016. Although the Wii U is a console...

By Rob Gordon on 01 September 2016
No Mario's Sky Fan Game Shut Down By Nintendo

No Mario's Sky Fan Game Shut Down By Nintendo

ASMB, the developer behind the fan game mash-up No Mario’s Sky receives a takedown notice from Nintendo, but chooses to repurpose the game instead of killing it. Although many have consider...

By Sarah Fields on 30 August 2016
Super Mario Meets No Man's Sky

Super Mario Meets No Man's Sky

A small team of gamers combines the recently released No Man’s Sky with Nintendo’s very own Super Mario, with the results being rather impressive for a game made in only 72 hours. Once one...

By Riley Little on 29 August 2016
GR Pick: Watch a Hamster Clear a Super Mario Level

GR Pick: Watch a Hamster Clear a Super Mario Level

One hamster takes the top spot as the most serious rodent gamer in the world, clearing a real-world obstacle course based upon the original NES classic Super Mario Bros. For many video ga...

By Rob Gordon on 24 August 2016
Mario Saves the Day at Olympic Games Closing Ceremony

Mario Saves the Day at Olympic Games Closing Ceremony

As Rio says goodbye to the 2016 Summer Olympics, Mario lends a hand in getting Japan’s Prime Minister to Rio to accept the honor of holding the 2020 games in Tokyo. The 2016 Summer Olympi...

By Sarah Fields on 22 August 2016
GR Pick: Check Out This Mario Corn Maze

GR Pick: Check Out This Mario Corn Maze

A New York farm is dedicating itself to one of gaming’s most popular mascots in a fantastic way, through the creation of a massive Super Mario Bros-themed corn maze. When gamers think of...

By Rob Gordon on 16 August 2016
Miyamoto Teases New Mario Game for 2017 Reveal

Miyamoto Teases New Mario Game for 2017 Reveal

Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto reveals that Nintendo is currently creating a new adventure for Mario and suggests that the game may be ready to show off at E3 2017. This year’s E3 was all about The Lege...

By Denny Connolly on 17 June 2016
Adorable Super Mario Bros. Wedding Proposal

Adorable Super Mario Bros. Wedding Proposal

One gamer sets out to create a special marriage proposal for his girlfriend, utilizing the level customization in Super Mario Maker and recording the final result.

By Sarah Fields on 27 May 2016
On-Ice Mario Kart Makes Hockey Even More Awesome

On-Ice Mario Kart Makes Hockey Even More Awesome

During the recent Tampa Bay Lightning game, unknown fans were seemingly afforded the opportunity to play Mario Kart utilizing the ice surface as a projection screen. Sports and video games seem to go...

By Riley Little on 20 May 2016
On-Ice Mario Kart Projection Makes Hockey That Much More Awesome

On-Ice Mario Kart Projection Makes Hockey That Much More Awesome

During the recent Tampa Bay Lightning game, unknown fans were seemingly afforded the opportunity to play Mario Kart utilizing the ice surface as a projection screen. Sports and video games seem to go...

By Riley Little on 20 May 2016
Loot Crate March 2016

Loot Crate March 2016 "Versus" Review

Game Rant takes an in-depth look at the products on offer in the March edition of the popular Loot Crate subscription system and if the classic option still appeals to gamers. Loot Crate has become a...

By Cody Gravelle on 31 March 2016
Loot Crate March 2016 'Versus' Review

Loot Crate March 2016 'Versus' Review

Game Rant takes an in-depth look at the products on offer in the March edition of the popular Loot Crate subscription system and if the classic option still appeals to gamers. Loot Crate has become a...

By Cody Gravelle on 29 March 2016
Super Mario Kart With 101 Players is a Nostalgia Trip

Super Mario Kart With 101 Players is a Nostalgia Trip

A new video from YouTuber Hat-Loving Gamer showcases the insanity that would be Super Mario Kart with 101 simultaneous players, featuring beloved mascots from throughout gaming. As the first game to...

By Riley Little on 18 February 2016
Star Wars Meets Mario Kart in Amazing Mashup Video

Star Wars Meets Mario Kart in Amazing Mashup Video

A talented YouTuber known as Dark Pixel puts together a video of what a mashup between Mario Kart and Star Wars would look like. As it turns out, it’s pretty damn cool. Some of the wildest gaming-rel...

By Riley Little on 12 February 2016
Super Mario 64 Castle Gets Remade in Halo 5

Super Mario 64 Castle Gets Remade in Halo 5

One dedicated gamer rebuilds the iconic castle from Super Mario 64 in Halo 5: Guardians‘ Forge mode, making it possible for players to wage war on it in multiplayer. Fans are generally a good thing t...

By Riley Little on 25 January 2016
Rumor: New Paper Mario Set to be Announced For Wii U

Rumor: New Paper Mario Set to be Announced For Wii U

Word from several reliable sources within the gaming industry is that Nintendo is currently localizing and testing a brand new Paper Mario game for its Wii U console. As rumors pertaining to Nintendo...

By Riley Little on 23 January 2016
Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Reveal Trailer

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Reveal Trailer

Nintendo announces a crossover between its ‘Mario & Luigi’ and ‘Paper Mario’ RPG series in the form of ‘Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam’ for the Nintendo 3DS.

By Riley Little on 20 February 2015
Hyrule Warriors Could Get Pokemon and Mario Followups

Hyrule Warriors Could Get Pokemon and Mario Followups

One of the more surprising games that released last year was none other than Hyrule Warriors for the Wii U. Teaming up with Tecmo Koei, Nintendo supervised one of the more entertaining crossovers i...

By Riley Little on 16 January 2015
Mario Golf: World Tour

Mario Golf: World Tour

There aren’t many sports that Mario and his friends haven’t tackled by now, but each outing seems to rarely disappoint when it comes down to core gameplay. Mario Golf, however, is a franc...

By Riley Little on 26 January 2014
Mario & Luigi: Dream Team and Mario Gold: World Tour

Mario & Luigi: Dream Team and Mario Gold: World Tour

There were a lot of things that gamers were hoping would be announced in today’s Nintendo Direct, but a majority of that information was expected to be release dates for previously confir...

By Riley Little on 25 January 2013
Super Mario RPG Coming to Wii U Virtual Console

Super Mario RPG Coming to Wii U Virtual Console

Nintendo reveals that Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars is going to see a re-release via the Wii U’s Virtual Console – but so far, only in Europe. Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Star...

By Rob Gordon on 01 January 1970