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Sonic Lost Worlds debut trailer

Today, Sega has released the first footage of the Wii U and 3DS exclusive title, Sonic Lost Worlds. The trailer depicts Sonic in a brand new environment that looks to echo back to the character’s early days of rampant speed and tight control. Sega has not mentioned other details regarding the title, but one thing does to come to mind: From the looks of the trailer, Sonic Lost Worlds seems to...

Mario, interrupted

Hey Nintendo, Jack here. Unabashed button-pusher and Nintendo fanman. Just a thought here, something a bit crazy. A little ditty for your developers and product managers to chew on in the coming year. You see, the consumers have spoken about Super Mario Bros., and maybe the future of the franchise isn’t necessarily one that’s dominated by 3D. In this day and age of making things more p...

New Super Mario Bros. Voicemail Greetings

Our friends over at Nintendo of Canada managed to snag some time with Mario himself to record a few New Super Mario Bros. and holiday themed voicemail greetings. While you can pick one of the three greetings to use on your phone’s voicemail system, it looks like one of the messages might be used by some video game retailer to remind gamers about New Super Mario Bros. Wii‘s imminent l...

E3 2009 screenshot collection

Trailers and teasers are great, but sometimes it’s nice to have a good long look at an official high resolution screen grab. Flip through the pages for shots from Galaxy 2, Metroid other M, New Super Mario Bros Wii, Golden Sun DS, and more! ____

Super Mario Galaxy 2 – E3 2009 Trailer

Great to see Yoshi back, but not so great to hear midi music return.

Nintendo Wins Two Interactive Achievement Awards

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences has honored Nintendo with two Interactive Achievement Awards, including Handheld Game of the Year for The Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass for Nintendo DS and Adventure Game of the Year for Super Mario Galaxy for Wii. Both games have also enjoyed strong momentum, with more than 2.5 million copies of Super Mario Galaxy sold since its Nov. 12, 2007, d...

Who’s ready for Super Mario Galaxy?!

I should think that, in a year’s time, we’ll look back on the launch of Super Mario Galaxy as the true beginning of the Wii’s rise to dominance. Sure, it’s got the hardware numbers, and has three top 10 software titles right now, but this is just the tip of the iceberg. To kick off the SMG coverage that’s sure to inundate the Net over the next few weeks, GameDaily has...

Smash Bros. Tournament, Galaxy hands-on at E for All

Anyone lucky enough to be heading to E for All — and yes, I just said “lucky enough” — will get a chance to play Super Mario Galaxy and Smash Bros. Brawl. Nintendo’s PR firm just pinged the Infendo mailbox with the good news… and there’s more: Nintendo will be showing a huge lineup of cool games for both Wii and Nintendo DS, including the hugely anticipate...

Super Mario Galaxy pre-orders yield free coins

OK, so strike my previous rant on the September Surprise. Nintendo was a little late, but today they came through in a pinch. Basically, Nintendo is going to be giving away free money to people who pre-order Super Mario Galaxy. Nintendo’s Super Mario Galaxy Horoscope For Monday, Oct. 8, 2007 You’ve got plenty of energy today; it’s a good day to dream of future rewards. After a lifetime spent...

Super Mario Galaxy preorders hit 700k…in Japan?!

That’s right. The highly anticipated, Super Mario Galaxy, has reached 700,000 preorders in Japan alone. Preorders in Japan started not to long ago, which makes the number even more impressive. This information comes from Crown Jewel Blog, a respected Japanese blog that covers just about every genre of entertainment. A very rough translation of the article spills the info… …As for...

Belgian mag gives Super Mario Galaxy a 9.2 — and it wasn’t me

Before you start yappin’, I was not in Belgium this weekend. I wasn’t even on the Internet and I certainly haven’t started blogging or writing for any Belgian video game sites. That said, what the magazine Gunk did recently is so positively me that I had to stop, admire it, and then fire off a pithy post to spread the word. What Gunk did, basically, was fake a review of Super Mar...