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    Saturday January 23, 2021
  • Nintendo Unveils the Top 30 Most Downloaded Games in Japan in 2020

    What games did Japanese players play in 2020?

    Japanese gaming giant Nintendo revealed the top 30 most downloaded games were in 2020 for Japanese players on the Nintendo Switch with no surprise at what topped the list, but some interesting games beating out the heavy hitters that usually rank at the top. Jump up and grab your superstar past the jump to learn more!

  • Tuesday September 22, 2020
  • Princess Peach From Super Mario is Married to Someone Other than Mario in Nintendo-Licensed Book

    Mario was even at the wedding!

    Just when you thought Mario lore couldn't get any more convoluted – if the video game series had lore at all! – an unearthed Japanese children's gamebook book, licensed by Nintendo, throws a wrench into one of the most famous fictional couples in history! Find out more about the scandalous news after the jump!

  • Friday September 4, 2020
  • Japanese Superstar Gen Hoshino Pays Tribute to Super Mario's 35th Anniversary in Shining Commercial

    Hoshino sang the anniversary track for Doraemon, played the father in Hosoda's Mirai anime film

    To celebrate Mario's 35th anniversary, Japanese superstar Gen Hoshino was brought on to make an anniversary song for the princess-saving plumber. The song, titled 'Creation', is the newest single from Hoshino and appeared in a commercial from Nintendo featuring Hoshino in a studio with Mario's past displayed behind the singer. Jump up past the jump to check it out!

  • Thursday September 3, 2020
  • Super Mario 64, Sunshine and Galaxy Come to the Nintendo Switch in One All Star Collection on September 18

    A Mario-themed Nintendo Direct just dropped, giving players a slew of Mario released for the mascots 35th anniversary

    Nintendo dropped one of the biggest surprise Directs today, bringing us all the news on what the Kyoto-based company will be doing for the 35th anniversary of their star plumber, Mario. They confirmed some rumors that have been floating around, as well as giving fans new ways to play Mario Kart, IN REAL LIFE! Jump up past the jump to become a superstar!

  • Wednesday April 8, 2020
  • Evangelion and Video Game Companies Offer Backgrounds for Your Next Web Meeting

    Impress your boss with a beautiful beach image, or the inside of NERV

    To help people while they work from home, it's becoming a trend in Japan for various companies in Japan, including Evangelion, Atlus, Nintendo, and Granblue Fantasy, to offer backgrounds for video conference applications, helping spice up meetings (and hide that mess of clothes that we won't clean up). Find your next destination after the jump!

  • Tuesday October 24, 2017
  • It's Official: Mario Can Wear Peach's Wedding Dress in "Super Mario Odyssey"

    Amiibo or no, you can get those life hearts and that bridal glow.

    Okay, so your Super Mario wedding Amiibos may not be as necessary as once thought. Will it cheer you up to know that Mario can wear Peach's wedding dress? It's true. Hit the jump for pics and info.

  • Monday April 10, 2017
  • Mario and Friends Link Up for Intense Sports Action in Energy Drink Ad

    Dekavita C brings out the ruthlessly competitive side of Nintendo's characters

    Mario and the gang are no stranger to sports games, but they're stretched especially thin in a new commercial for Japanese energy drink Dekavita C. Watch as they blast through a bunch of different sports with little room for a breather in the full ad after the jump.