GoldenEye 007 And Mario Crossover Is As Bizarre As It Sounds

GoldenEye 007 and Super Mario 64 were two of the best games the N64 had to offer, and it has taken 24 years for someone to combine the two. The N64 might not have been the best-performing console in Nintendo’s history in terms of sales, but it is one that has left a lasting legacy. […]

This Mario Kart shortcut took almost 13 years to pull off

Mario Kart Wii is nearly 13 years old, but hardcore players are still trying to bend it to their will with “ultra shortcuts” — massive lap skips that require unreasonably high levels of skill. But years after the discovery of the Rainbow Road ultra shortcut and over a decade after the game’s release, a streamer […]

Super Mario 3D World on Switch will add online play, photo mode

When Super Mario 3D World makes the leap from Wii U to Nintendo Switch in February, it will add more than just the Bowser’s Fury bonus adventure. The Switch port of Super Mario 3D World will also feature some welcome new additions, including online cooperative play, a photo mode, and faster movement for Mario, Luigi, […]

Mario Kart Peaked With Mario Kart: Double Dash

The quirky Mario Kart racing franchise has been around since Super Mario Kart was released for the SNES back in 1992. Since then, we’ve seen many different titles for Nintendo’s consoles and handhelds, as well as more recently, mobile phones. However, over the last few years, the franchise has begun to feel quite stale. Looking […]

Game & Watch Super Mario Bros. review – older than old school

Nintendo has released a brand new console in time for Christmas, that celebrates both Super Mario and the first ever Game & Watch. We’re happy to be corrected on the fact, but we suspect that, ignoring arcade games, the original Game & Watch must’ve been the first consumer product Nintendo ever released in Europe. We’ve […]

Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit Preorder Launch Guide: Release Date, Editions, And More

Nintendo is combining video games and physical accessories once again with Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit. It essentially brings Mario Kart to life in your living room. If that sounds like something you’d be interested in, you’ll probably want to keep a close eye on retailers’ preorder listings ahead of its Friday, October 16 release. […]

New Super Mario Bros. 35 Special Battle Event Now Live For A Limited Time

A new Special Battle event has begun in Super Mario Bros. 35, the free-to-play battle royale-style Mario game for Nintendo Switch Online subscribers. This one is called Frantic Fight Against Exceptional Enemies, and it has players contending with some of the game’s trickiest foes. As Nintendo describes, Special Battles are limited-time events. The basic rules […]

Mario Kart Tour’s First Anniversary Brings Back Five City Courses

Mario has ironed and pressed his best Hakama and combed out that hat hair to celebrate Mario Kart Tour’s 1st Anniversary Tour. The commemorative event is now underway and will run until October 20, featuring Anniversary Challenges and the return of five popular city courses. The 1st Anniversary Tour will be the mobile game’s 28th […]

Super Mario Bros. 35 review – Super Mario battle royale

Forget Super Mario 3D All-Stars, the real celebration of Super Mario Bros.’ 35th anniversary turns the original game into a battle royale. Super Mario 3D All-Stars is controversial for many valid reasons but it’s also a pretty weird way to celebrate the 35th anniversary of Super Mario Bros. Given how unremarkable 35 is as a […]

Could Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit Be Nintendo's Big Holiday Hit?

During Nintendo’s Super Mario Bros. 35th anniversary Direct video, perhaps the biggest surprise was Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit. This spinoff of the long-running Mario Kart franchise incorporates a physical remote-controlled kart with a camera, your Nintendo Switch, and mixed-reality technology to provide a racing title that uses your house as the track. The camera mounted […]