Super Mario

In case you missed it, Super Mario Land 2 stands the test of time

[youtube][/youtube] A lot of “classic” games haven’t aged well. Sure, some have nostalgia, but they also rely on outdated gameplay. Super Mario Land 2 isn’t one of the games. On the contrary, it’s downright delightful, on par with what you would expect from a high-profile console version of Mario. And since it was produced by ...

Super Mario on 3DS, dissecting the details

So we have all seen the screenshots and the teaser logo for the very first 3DS Mario title, but in typical Nintendo style they kept all of the juicy info about the game to themselves. Well, only one thing to do in a time like this. Time to speculate!

Yeah, that controls real well, buddy

Still pretty cool, though. (Thanks, Josh)

It’s on! Super Mario All-Stars coming Dec. 12 to Wii

Freaking thing includes the four original SNES remakes’which are awesome’ a soundtrack CD, and an illustrated commemorative booklet, just like Japan. Following is the official press release: Starting Dec. 12, the Super Mario All-Starsâ„¢ Limited Edition will be available for purchase while supplies last. This collectible package features four classic Marioâ„¢ games playable on the Wiiâ„¢ system, a...

What do you think about Mario Galaxy 2?

So the game has been out approximately 5 Days now, and have received universal praise from various gaming websites. Some even claim it to be better than “the best game ever made“. However, none of that really matters, it’s what you, the readers think. So let’s have an open discussion in the comments below. Tell us your thoughts on the game, and lets discuss its strong point...

Super Mario Sisters nearly happened

While sifting through some filings at the United States Patent and Trademark Office as I am wont to do on a Saturday night, I stumbled upon a trademark filing made by Nintendo for “Super Mario Sisters.” After holding the trademark for just under two years, Nintendo let it expire in 1991 along with the hopes and dreams of countless fans of The Great Giana Sisters. Although the trademar...

One of these Characters is not like the Other…

At least not yet in my opinion. [Via Amazon]

Youtube Tuesday – Gaming Historian The History of Super Mario Bros. 2

Do you guys consider Super Mario Bros. 2 a real Mario game? Or do you consider it something else altogether?

Video game reviewers give NSMBW their highest Nintendo rating: 8.0

Video game journalists and reviewers were unabashedly blown away by New Super Mario Bros. Wii this week, and rewarded the recently released Nintendo title with their highest honor for Nintendo titles: The coveted “8.0 (decent)” The reviews were legion for this highly anticipated title, but all seemed to share an unbridled enthusiasm for this, the first side-scrolling Mario title to gra...

The Mario Museum video Tour

I didn’t take this video, but at least you guys can get a good feel what the museum was like.

Mario Collection at the Nintendo World Store

Nintendo World recently decked out their store to be all about Mario due to the release of New Super Mario Bros Wii. They found and showcased some of the rarest, oddest products ever to be released under the Mario name.

Deep gambling addiction thoughts

So what’s the over/under on how long it will take Super Mario Bros. Wii to outsell Modern Warfare 2? Ten months? Six months? By Christmas? Let’s set the line. Winners receive only pride, unfortunately.