Nintendo have gone and remade half a dozen stages from Super Mario Bros. and Super Mario Bros. 3 for New Super Mario Bros 2 on 3DS. The new stages titled, The Golden Classic Course, will be available as a free download until the end of January next year and all of them will be playable through the Coin Rush mode that the game has.  Free DLC for a Mario title? [...]

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Shigeru Miyamoto, the man who created some of the world’s most memorable franchises like Super Mario Bros, The Legend of Zelda, Donkey Kong, Pikmin, and more, has recently announced that he will be stepping down from his current position at Nintendo and will be focusing his efforts on personal projects. In an interview with Wired, Miyamoto announced that while he is not leaving Nintendo entirely, he is retiring from his producer [...]

Words cannot describe. YouTube user agwawaf has done something incredibly…well, here. One controller, four emulators running four different Mario games. It’s tool-assisted, but a lot of time and care went into this to make it happen. Wow. Just wow.

Apparently sticky notes are not the only office item you can use to create ingenious video game related art. As shown below consuming two and a half semesters and using nearly 20,000 colored pins, students recreated an image of Super Mario Bros. The push pins give the image a pixilated feel, reminiscent of the game itself. This is the work of the CIS Student Association at the University of the [...]

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