Mario Day Sale offers new Nintendo deals to Switch gamers

Super Mario Day sales have gone live for fans of the plumber on the Nintendo Switch console. March 10 is the date where Nintendo celebrates one of their most famous franchises with special deals, some of which will last days, others will last 24-hours. Unfortunately, this year’s Mario Day is on a Sunday, meaning some […]

Dealmaster: Nintendo discounts a bunch of Mario games for “MAR10 Day”

Enlarge / The many faces of Mario. (credit: Collage by Aurich Lawson) Today is March 10, and for fans of video games and calendar-based puns, that means it’s time to celebrate gaming’s favorite plumber, golfer, race car driver, doctor, boxing referee, and typing instructor: Mario. Nintendo has declared this date “Mario Day” for the past […]

Super Mario Maker 2, Link’s Awakening remaster headline latest Nintendo Direct

Super Mario Maker 2 seeks to earn that sequel designation via a ton of new features. [credit: Nintendo ] The latest “Nintendo Direct” announcement video came packed with surprises, and none shattered more earth than the big Mario and Zelda games at the video’s beginning and end. As seen in the above gallery, Super Mario […]

Nintendo Switch Online is adding ‘Super Mario Bros. 2’

Nintendo Switch Online is adding two more gaming classics to its growing library of NES titles. Starting on February 13th, you’ll be able to play Super Mario Bros. 2 and Kirby’s Adventure on the subscription service. The second Super Mario game doesn’t have multiplayer mode like its predecessor, but it has several protagonists to choose […]

A TV news helicopter caught a game of ‘Mario Kart’ being played on the Kansas City Royals’ 106-foot tall jumbotron screen (NTDOY)

Twitter/KCTV 5 The helicopter for a local Kansas City TV station captured a game of “Mario Kart” being played on the jumbotron at Kauffman Stadium, home of the Kansas City Royals. Aerial footage showing the game on the screen was posted to Twitter on Tuesday, where the post has recieved more than 10,000 retweets and […]

Super Smash Bros Ultimate Nintendo Switch NEWS: Mario Time event out now for fans

Super Smash Bros Ultimate’s latest event has kicked off on Nintendo Switch. Titled ‘Oh Yeah! Mario Time!’, the latest Super Smash Bros Ultimate event lasts for the next five days. Players can earn more gold by defeating characters from the Super Mario series. “A huge collection of characters from the world of Mario are coming […]

The official ‘Super Mario Bros.’ encyclopedia is here

After a years-long wait, the official Super Mario Bros. Encyclopedia is available outside of Japan. The 256-page compendium is available in both a $ 40 standard edition as well as an $ 80 limited version with a random, holofoil-trimmed cover in a question mark slipcase. Whichever version you pick, it should be a relatively comprehensive […]

1993’s ‘Super Mario Bros.’ is Far More Interesting Than You Remember

(Welcome to The Unpopular Opinion, a series where a writer goes to the defense of a much-maligned film or sets their sights on a movie seemingly beloved by all. In this edition: Super Mario Bros. is much better than we give it credit for.) Illumination Entertainment and Nintendo are gearing up to bring Mario, Luigi and […]

A 28-year-old woman says celebrity chef Mario Batali forcibly kissed her and groped her in a Boston restaurant when she asked for a selfie

Getty Images / Mark Von Holden Natali Tene, 28, claims Mario Batali forcibly kissed her and groped her in a Boston restaurant in 2017.  In a lawsuit against the celebrity chef she claims Batali groped her as she tried to take a selfie with him.  The suit filed Wednesday in Superior Court in Boston seeks unspecified […]