Category:  Mario

By Micah, June 19, 2012 0 Mario, Rumors, Wii U

Have you seen the footage from the New Super Mario Bros. U unveiling at E3? While response was good, it seems that some people complained that it looked very similar to the other titles in the “New” series on DS… Read More »

By Faith, June 6, 2012 0 Mario, News, Wii U

Yes, that’s right – Nintendo has confirmed that the very first social Mario game will be coming to the Wii U. It’ll be a New Super Mario Bros. game, making big use of the MiiVerse. The trailer shown at E3… Read More »

By Dave, June 6, 2012 0 3DS, Mario, News

Are you ready for this? The New Super Mario Bros. 2 is coming to the Nintendo DS in North America on August 19th! Adding another feather in the cap of the 2D revival in gaming, the game was revealed at… Read More »

Where’s Yoshi? A UK “Treasure” Hunt

By Faith, May 21, 2012 0 Mario, News

If you’re a Mario fan living in the UK, you’re all set for the release of Mario Tennis Open next week. But because Nintendo loves you, it’s launching a treasure hunt all over the UK! Dedicated fans will be able… Read More »

Nintendo offering day and date digital retail downloads

By Micah, April 28, 2012 0 3DS, 3DS eShop, Mario, News, Wii U

Like what the Playstation Vita has done with same-day digital releases to coincide with retail games?  Well, Nintendo seems to think it’s a great idea.  In a presentation to company investors, Satoru Iwata has revealed plans for both the Wii… Read More »

By Micah, April 21, 2012 0 3DS, 3DS eShop, Kirby, Mario, News, Wii

Nintendo has just released a bunch of interesting news on their facebook page and through a Nintendo Direct presentation.  If you want to take a look at the entire European feed of that, look no further than right below.  If… Read More »

By Micah, March 10, 2012 0 Mario, Previews, Wii

In case you missed it, Nintendo Canada threw a big party on Saturday for the launch of Mario Party 9 on the Wii. It was at the Hard Rock Cafe just off of Younge-Dundas square in downtown Toronto.  There was pizza,… Read More »

By Micah, February 23, 2012 0 3DS, 3DS eShop, Mario, News, Wii

Nintendo decided that news should be announced directly to consumers on their official site, announcing the broadcast by a swapnote from Nintendo of America boss Reggie.  This is the third such ‘Nintendo Direct’ broadcast, and they’ve always been full of… Read More »

By Micah, February 13, 2012 0 3DS, Mario, News

An eagle-eyed chap over at NeoGAF has spotted a listing on GameFly for Mario Tennis Open for the 3DS. It has a release date of May 20th, 2012.  Now of course you have to take retail game listings with a grain… Read More »

Bits: Sony patents WiiU like tech, Mario & Sonic sells great, Mario Party 9 gets 86%

By Micah, February 5, 2012 0 Mario, News, Wii U

Thanks to VentureBeat, we’ve got a look at a patent filing by Sony, which shows a similar control system to the Wii U.  Looks like it’s probably more a tablet-TV control system than a controller-PS3 control system, but it could… Read More »