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There's never a bad time to play Mario Kart. That seems to be the gist of this next piece, as NHL fans were treated to a friendly rivalry of the mode 7 kart racing title during intermission in a match between the Tampa Bay Lightning and Pittsburgh Penguins.
Sneakerheads who also happen to be into retro gaming have something to look forward to this summer as Vans announces a partnership with Nintendo to launch a line of kicks sporting all kinds of designs from NES classics.
Last night, Nintendo dropped a total bombshell on the gaming community when they made a number of announcements pertaining to the new Nintendo NX, The Legend Of Zelda game and E3. But the internet has had quite a lot to say when it comes to Nintendo’s announcements, and not all are overly positive.
If you still have your old NES and you want to play it but your controllers are all dead and useless, or you have a setup where the wired controllers just aren't long enough, there's a new wireless Bluetooth solution that allows you to play with today's generation of peripherals, including a PS4 controller.
What's the point of manufacturing a bunch of light-up keyboards if you aren't going to put on a wicked light display? That seems to have been Logitech's thinking, as the manufacturer has brought a wall of lights to PAX East this year, bolting together dozens of keyboards in order to put on a fun animated presentation.
There's a near seven minute video showcasing how a certain gamer managed to blast through Super Mario Bros and conquer the game in record time. The video offers a look how to achieve the record and the kind of skills necessary to make it happen.
No matter how well you think you know the Super Mario Bros. series, there’s still a secret or two waiting to be discovered. Take, for instance, a really rare animation in Super Mario Bros. 3 that boasts an adorable scene of Mario sliding on his back.
The old NES version of Punch-Out has a small Easter Egg for opponents Bald Bull and Piston Honda. If you time your punch just right, you can knock them out in one hit. How? Well, the punch has to be cued to the nod of a certain bearded fellow in the crowd.
Analogue is a company that makes specialized Nintendo-themed consoles that can play NES cartridges from the U.S., Europe and Japan. The company's latest rendition of the region-free console, called the Analogue Nt, is a 24-karat gold NES that carries a price tag of $5,000.
Emulators are usually just used to play older games from discontinued systems... like old Atari titles, old Sega Genesis games or old NES titles. Well, one developer has decided to make a 3DNES Emulator that transforms the 2D ROMs into 3D games by adding 3D depth perception to the titles. It's crazy and as cool as it sounds.
The puzzle platformer, A Boy And His Blob, has been around for almost 27 years and now it’s getting a release date for the PS4 and Xbox One, as well as the PlayStation Vita and PC. Publisher, Majesco Entertainment, announced that the classic would be released on January 19.
The Super Mario Bros. theme is one of the most recognizable pieces of music in video game history. What most people don't know, though, is that the theme has actual lyrics, too.
It looks like the speedrun record for the original Super Mario Bros. has been broken yet again, with Youtuber Darbian finding the princess and overthrowing King Koopa in less than five minutes.
There have been a lot of rumors about Nintendo characters over the years, ranging from the mundane to the purely outrageous. We've seen a lot of theories about Super Mario Bros. over the years as well, and some of those theories have actually been confirmed by Miyamoto himself.
It's painful watching teens play Konami's original Contra on the NES. It was hard game and I never really liked the Contra games because I thought they were cheap, but when you see the teens play Contra and not even make it past the first level, all you can do is facepalm.