Last month to everyone’s surprise, Nintendo announced a new Labo kit that basically introduced virtual reality (VR) features to the Switch. Given that the last time Nintendo attempted anything VR was with the Virtual Boy, it did come out of the blue. For those who need more reason to pick up the Labo kit, Nintendo has announced some updates for their existing games.
#Tokyo2020 already stepping the game up!!! pic.twitter.com/HBbDZCAztS — . (@lmfaofa) August 22, 2016So the Rio 2016 Olympics has come to a close. This means that the next time we can look forward to the games would be in 2020 where it will be held in Tokyo, Japan, something that we’re sure many are looking forward to. Now to promote the 2020 games, it seems that Japan has gone to some […]
Gamers performing speedruns aren’t new, and in a way they’re pretty entertaining to watch. This is because speedruns require a lot of skill and seeing players deftly jump and navigate their way through a map as fast as they can without stumbling can be rather mesmerizing. However it looks like this is something that robots could soon take away from us.
When it comes to watches, really good mechanical timepieces will set you back a small fortune, but most of the time this can be justified as the majority of these timepieces are considered to be investments that could last generations, as long as they are properly maintained.We have also seen novelty watches that are made around movies, games, TV shows, cartoons, and etc., and these watches usually cost a couple […]
Nintendo has been publishing some notable titles over the past month as the Wii U got The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD just a few weeks ago while its Nintendo 3DS got Pokemon X & Y this past weekend. The next big game Nintendo will publish is Super Mario 3D World, which is headed to the Wii U on November 22. Nintendo released a new gameplay trailer for the title earlier […]
Super Mario 3D World is a title many Wii U owners are probably looking forward to as New Super Mario Bros. U certainly scratched their Mario itch when the console launched, but a new 3D Mario game is something we’ve all been waiting quite some time for since Super Mario Galaxy 2 released over three years ago. The wait will almost be over as Super Mario 3D World is excepted to […]
Nintendo, dating back to the Nintendo 64, loves to re-release systems with different colors to boost sales. Often, these colors are solid, and aren’t a really great reason to get another system that you already own. But currently, Nintendo only sells two versions of its flagship portable system, the Nintendo 3DS XL. Right now, Americans are stuck with bright blue or bright red, and they’re kinda ugly. That could be […]
In June this year, we did mention that the New Super Mario Bros. 2 game will come with paid DLCs (downloadable content) in the future, and after waiting patiently for a few months, here we are with confirmation of the US release date for the New Super Mario Bros. 2 Coin Rush DLC which has been set at October 4th, 2012, following the release of the very same DLC across […]
If you love everything about the rotund plumber from Nintendo, then you would definitely want to check out this particular pair of headphones that pays tribute to the Super Mario Bros. After all, the Italian plumber who saved Princess Peach numerous times from the jaws of Bowser has been keeping the world entertained since the early days of 8-bit gaming, and just to show how popular Mario still is today, […]
Any Super Mario fans out there? If there are, you guys probably recognize the image above as the Coin Block that Mario can jump and hit in order to gain coins. Well if you’ve always wanted to do that yourself, then this interactive Super Mario Coin Block Pendant Lamp might be worth checking out.
If you’ve enjoyed the various Mario releases that Nintendo has put out for the 3DS handheld gaming console, you will be pleased to hear that another Mario title is in the works. This is according to Nintendo’s president Satoru Iwata who revealed that his company was working on many titles for the 3DS, one of which includes a “totally new 2D side-scrolling action Super Mario”.
If you held out from buying the Nintendo 3DS earlier this year due to the lack of games available, well you no longer need to anymore. In fact, Nintendo is encouraging you to pick up its latest console this holiday season. After the price cut a few months ago, the 3DS is now more appealing with Nintendo’s introduction of its two new limited-edition bundles that will go on sale this […]
In case you weren’t aware, Super Mario 3D Land was launched over the weekend in the US and to commemorate the occasion, Nintendo held a special event in New York’s Times Square. The creators of Mario transformed the venue into a real life level based on Super Mario 3D Land. Fans of the game got to queue up to run and leap around the life sized level, jump on platforms, […]
The Japanese Club Nintendo seems to have cooler swag to redeem when compared to the US Club Nintendo, and their latest offerings are no exception. One of the recently revealed redeemable gifts from Club Nintendo Japan is the Dot Mario Cushion: an 8-bit Super Mario cushion which takes gamers back to the year 1985 where Super Mario was a pixilated hero running around on NES-connected TVs.The other rewards include a […]