Whenever we see mashups of various Nintendo franchises, it is usually done by Nintendo themselves and with existing Nintendo properties, such as in the case of Mario Kart and the Super Smash Bros. franchises. However this year Nintendo will be attempting something different with Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle.
As you might have heard, Nintendo held a presentation yesterday in which the pricing and availability of the Nintendo Switch was revealed, along with the announcement of several games that will be available for the console. Given that it is a Nintendo console, what’s Nintendo without some Mario, right?
While we suppose video game movie adaptations have progressed significantly over the years, there’s still something about them that makes them hard to like. A good example would be the recently released Assassin’s Creed movie which not only received mostly negative reviews, but it also did not make as much money as expected (at least so far).
The iconic platforming franchise might be up for a reboot next year. Mario creator Shigeru Miyamoto has hinted that Nintendo could unveil a “new kind of Mario” at the E3 gaming convention next year. This is going to get fans excited about they are going to have to wait in order to find out more information about this. It doesn’t look like Nintendo is going to talk about this new […]
If you’re looking for more things to customize your Super Mario Maker experience with, you might be interested to learn that Nintendo has announced that they will be putting together a costume and Event Course inspired by Japanese idol group, BABYMETAL. This is expected to make its way to the game later tonight, so gamers will want to keep an eye out for it.
Ever wondered how a game of Super Mario Brothers might play in real life? Where people would have to jump to collect coins, jump/step on mushrooms, bust up bricks, and whatnot? Turns out we don’t have to imagine it because the folks at Dark Pixel have recently released a new video in which we get to see Super Mario Brothers enacted in real life thanks to the use of parkour.
For those of you who know about Mario, you would be familiar with the variety of hats that Mario wears by now, not to mention having some of the more quirky Mario titles roll out in the past. This time around, it looks like German automotive giant Mercedes-Benz has taken a special interest in the world of Mario, having come up with an original Super Mario Maker Event Course which […]
Google is a company that is not afraid to try new things, and they tend to resonate with the latest happenings in and around the world. In fact, Google also have the tendency to introduce Easter eggs which will tie-in to real life events, including seeing its logo change each day during the summer Olympics to signify different events. This time around, Google decided it is time for a virtual […]
As you might have heard, Nintendo is working on a tool called Super Mario Maker. Basically what this does is that it allows gamers to create custom levels for Mario, meaning that if you’re bored of completing the various Mario stages and games Nintendo has put out over the years, you can look forward to completing new levels made by other players.In fact you can go ahead and create some […]
It’s no secret that Unreal Engine 4 is a very pretty engine. We’ve seen it used to recreate games to see what they would look like if they had used the engine, and if you’re wondering what Mario would look like, you’re in luck. YouTuber aryoksini has managed to recreate Mario using the Unreal Engine 4 and we have to admit it looks pretty damn good.According to aryoksini, “All the […]
Just how far are we off from a fully sentient work of artificial intelligence? Quite some distance away, I believe, but this does not discount the possibility of such a thing happening in the future, of course. Having said that, if you love all things Mario, and figure out that you could come up with far better levels by yourself, there is an outlet for you to do so with […]
Nintendo always had the uncanny ability to strike it big with their first party titles, although there has been some duds as well in the past where hardware is concerned – the Virtual Boy comes to mind. Having said that, the idea of amiibos have struck a chord with gamers, and while several amiibo figures have been discontinued already, with other amiibo figures experiencing shortage, we have received word that […]
It is always nice to know that there is longevity in certain things – including institutions of food, perhaps a classic hotel, and when it comes to mass media consumption, movies, songs and video games are also part of the deal. Mario, the rotund plumber who originated from Japan (as opposed to his supposedly Italian heritage), has been around for quite some time, so much so that three decades have […]
Super Mario is the most popular plumber around the world, but even the super hopper couldn’t stop the leaks to surface within Nintendo.It appears that, A Reddit user recently uploaded an image of Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door for the Nintendo 3DS, however, the image has been taken down from the website. Thanks to some ninjas on Imgur, some of the images and GIFs are still there to take a […]