Nintendo took away Mario's job title near the end of 2017. A new update to his Japanese bio seems to restore his occupation back to a plumber.
Video Games March 6, 2018
Nintendo finally took the time to answer some of the questions fans wanted to ask about Mario, Toad, and others. A short video featuring Yoshiaki Koizumi provided some of the answers.
Video Games February 6, 2018
Nintendo will finally be putting Mario into the big screen after the disastrous early '90s film. This time, Mario will stay animated as Nintendo is working with the studio behind 'Minions.'
Movies/TV Shows February 1, 2018
There’s been two interesting reveals related to Nintendo recently. It turns out Mario is no longer a plumber, and three new kingdoms in 'Super Mario Odyssey' may have been revealed via amiibo packaging.
Video Games September 5, 2017
Horrifically enough, Mario has been seen possessing things in 'Super Mario Odyssey,' including a Goomba, a T-Rex, and even a human being. However, Nintendo clarifies that he 'captures' them, not 'possess' them.
Video Games June 22, 2017
Going into E3 2017, Nintendo needed to keep up the momentum for the Switch after a successful launch back in March. The Nintendo Direct definitely delivered with news about Mario, Pokémon, Zelda, and more.
Video Games June 13, 2017
A recent datamine suggests that Nintendo is bringing 'Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga' to the 3DS. But whether it’s going to be a souped-up version, a sequel, or a port, is up for speculation.
Video Games May 2, 2017
‘Super Mario Odyssey’ is the newest game to be released in the ‘Mario’ franchise and is set to be launched with the Nintendo Switch. Gaming enthusiasts will be looking forward to testing the newest Mario game on the block.
Video Games January 13, 2017
Sonic's official social media account is all for fan projects using Sega's mascot.
Video Games September 12, 2016
Nintendo has issued a takedown notice on yet another fan-developed game, 'No Mario's Sky.' However, unlike other developers, this one fired back with a 'new' game, 'DMCA's Sky.'
Video Games September 6, 2016
Nintendo is capitalizing on nostalgia in a brilliant way.
Video Games July 14, 2016
Nintendo opts for 'Animal Crossing' and 'Fire Emblem' for smartphone games over popular titles like Mario. Nintendo's game release is expected towards year-end.
Video Games May 3, 2016
Mario is on a quest to save Peach, and it has never looked as real as this.
Geek April 27, 2016
As the Wii U heads into its supposed final year as Nintendo's flagship console, it should come as no surprise that Nintendo's discounting some of the platforms biggest games.
Geek February 29, 2016
The classic RPG will be arriving for the Wii U in Europe just in time for Christmas.
Geek December 21, 2015
Did you know that Mario earned an Associate's Degree from Brooklyn College? This LinkedIn profile is brilliant.
Internet Culture December 15, 2015
Maybe they're better in the original Japanese? Hard to say.
Video Games December 2, 2015
The iconic castle from 'Super Mario 64' finds a new home in the blocky world of 'Minecraft.'
Geek November 16, 2015
Nintendo's iconic plumber runs at never-before-seen speeds thanks to a mod for 'Sonic Generations.'
Geek November 2, 2015
Apple TV has potentially killed any shred of hope that Nintendo Games will be available for iOS. Super Mario Bros. lovers may have to contend with the possibility that the game may never make its way to iOS users.
Video Games October 12, 2015
Everyone loves the classic Mario foes like Bowser and the goombas. But what about Vincent Van Gore or Snailicorn? Here are some of the weirdest villains from the Mario franchise.
Geek September 22, 2015
Over the weekend, classic video game 'Super Mario Bros.' turned 30 years old. In honor of this event, here's the first ever commercial promoting the game as it appeared in Japan.
Geek September 14, 2015
Nintendo's never been great about YouTube, and it doesn't look like that'll change anytime soon: the publisher is now cracking down on speedrun and ROM hack videos.
Geek September 10, 2015
The creator of 'Super Mario Bros.' confirms that the third entry in the franchise was all a show.
Geek September 10, 2015
Nintendo's mascot Mario is usually associated with quality entertainment, but as you'll see from the games below, that's not always the case.
Geek September 9, 2015
'Mario Kart' in the world of 'Grand Theft Auto' isn't exactly good, clean fun.
Geek September 8, 2015
When 'Super Mario Maker' arrives later this week, all of Nintendo's Amiibo figures will be compatible, unlocking special pixelated costumes you can use. A video has surfaced showing every one.
Geek September 7, 2015
'Super Mario Maker' gives players the means to make the Mario level of their dreams...even if that dream involves a dizzying amount of projectiles.
Geek August 24, 2015
You knew it'd happen. 'Flappy Bird' has come to 'Super Mario Maker,' and the results look pretty stellar. Even better, the maker in question recorded the entire process on video.
Geek August 21, 2015
Check out some of the fun Easter eggs hidden within the title screen of 'Super Mario Maker.'
Geek August 19, 2015
Legendary game developer Michel Ancel has made a level that will be included in 'Super Mario Maker.' Here's a look at Ancel showing how easy the game is to use.
Geek August 8, 2015
The Georgia Institute of Technology has developed an automatic-level maker that can design Mario levels by watching gameplay videos.
Video Games June 25, 2015
If you thought finishing 'Super Mario World' in 23 minutes was hard enough, try doing it without being able to see the screen.
Geek June 23, 2015
While fans have been having a rough time getting their hands on Nintendo’s Amiibo figures, at E3 the company put some of the most impressive pieces out on display.
Geek June 18, 2015
Nintendo marks Mario's 30th anniversary with 'Super Mario Maker,' new 'Mario Tennis' game, and 'Mario and Luigi: Paper Jam.'
Video Games June 16, 2015
Good-Feel's upcoming 'Yoshi's Woolly World' is about to get even more adorable.
Video Games May 27, 2015
Nintendo's new VP of sales is Bowser, but not that Bowser. Well, not that we know of.
Geek May 20, 2015
Nintendo and Universal have announced a partnership that will see popular Nintendo characters and franchises being brought to life at Universal theme parks.
Deals May 8, 2015
Nintendo has apologized for its lack of supply for amiibo figurines, saying that it hopes to better keep up with the production of them in the future. The news shows how well the company has done with amiibo.
Video Games May 5, 2015
Nintendo is apologizing for being unable to meet fan demand for its Amiibo toy line by ramping up production and promising the return of out of stock figures.
Geek May 4, 2015
Check out all the biggest announcements from Nintendo's latest Nintendo Direct.
Geek April 2, 2015
Here are 9 Nintendo games you can bet we'll see on mobile devices as a result of last week's partnership between Nintendo and mobile game developer DeNA. Don't expect to play ports of classics like 'Super Mario World,' though; Nintendo pledged to make original games based on its established franchises.
Apps/Software March 23, 2015
Nintendo is celebrating Women's History Month by featuring seven of its female characters in Rosie the Riveter posters.
Geek March 19, 2015
If you've been waiting to snag a golden Mario Amiibo, you may have to wait just a little longer.
Geek March 11, 2015
The golden Mario Amiibo will be sold exclusively at Walmart and release the same day as 'Mario Party 10.'
Geek February 26, 2015