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Tag: Nintendo

Dark Souls: Remastered for Nintendo Switch Finally Gets a Release Date

Dark Souls: Remastered for Nintendo Switch Finally Gets a Release Date
Dark Souls fans who have a Nintendo Switch have been waiting for a port of this classic game for a long time, and finally it’s nearly here. After being delayed from its initial May release, now have a real date for Dark Souls: Remastered on the Switch, which will arrive on October 19th, along with a companion amiibo figure.

Genki Dongle Lets You Use Wireless Headphones with Your Nintendo Switch

Genki Dongle Lets You Use Wireless Headphones with Your Nintendo Switch
Chances are that your smartphone made you upgrade to wireless headphones, but you have to swap them out for a corded pair when you want to play your Nintendo Switch. That’s a pain in the butt.

Mario 64 Modded to Play at 60 Frames per Second Looks Beautiful

Mario 64 Modded to Play at 60 Frames per Second Looks Beautiful
Nintendo’s original Mario 64 game ran at 320×240 at 30fps, and only 20fps in some areas. Now, a modder has figured out a way to get the classic 3D platformer to run at 60 frames per second without negatively affecting the game’s physics.

Nintendo Unveils Minecraft Creeper 2DS LL in Japan

Nintendo Unveils Minecraft Creeper 2DS LL in Japan
Nintendo’s 2DS XL hasn’t made the news much lately, but Japan’s equivalent 2DS LL version just got three new cool models. The first is a Minecraft Creeper edition, based on the bad guys from the popular block building game.

Take a Mario Kart Tour of Japan

Take a Mario Kart Tour of Japan
Lets a go! MariCar is a Japanese company that offers Mario Kart inspired tours of three different Japanese cities: Tokyo, Osaka and Okinawa. If you haven’t already read enough and gone to book a flight to Japan, we actually have more to say about it.

The Best Mario Game Ever

The Best Mario Game Ever
With all of the various Super Mario Bros. and related games out there, game fans have lots of choices for their favorite. But what if you could combine them all into a single game? That’s exactly what video maker 4096 decided to do, mashing up levels from numerous Mario games into a giant connected game level.

Giveaway: Win an SNES Classic Game System!

Giveaway: Win an SNES Classic Game System!
The ’90s were a pretty great decade. The Fresh Prince was all the rage, the TV show Friends was on the air, and the 16-bit video games were pure magic. Relive the games of that decade with The Super NES Classic Edition Giveaway.

Someone Put a Zoom Lens on a Game Boy Camera

Someone Put a Zoom Lens on a Game Boy Camera
It’s been 20 years since the strange little Game Boy Camera came on the scene, giving us terrible, low-res, black and white images. Still, kids liked it. It was a $50 digital camera, and it was fun.

NES Classic Edition Re-Release Date Announced

NES Classic Edition Re-Release Date Announced
If you were like me, and not happy with Nintendo when it discontinued the NES Classic Edition, you will be glad to hear this news. The Japanese video game maker has announced that the miniature 8-bit system will be back on June 29, 2018.

This Mario Question Mark Block Shoots Coins

This Mario Question Mark Block Shoots Coins
How do you think Mario got so rich? I know, it’s not so simple in our world. We don’t have blocks that give us coins when we hit them. Actually, yes we do. If times are tough and you could use a little boost in your finances, just bonk your head against this Mario block.

You Need These LEGO Accessories For Your Nintendo Switch

You Need These LEGO Accessories For Your Nintendo Switch
Nintendo’s upcoming Labo accessories for the Switch should be a hit with fans since they’ll introduces some unique gameplay mechanisms. The problem is that at $70 to $80 per kit, they’re pricey. That’s a lot to pay for cardboard.

Mario Kart Gets a Monopoly Game of Its Own

Mario Kart Gets a Monopoly Game of Its Own
Big surprise, there’s another version of Monopoly to add to the hundreds that are already in existence. Although this one is better than some of the versions out there, and should actually be in demand. Hasbro’s Mario Kart-themed Monopoly is for serious Nintendo fans.

Game Boy Alarm Clock: It’s Super Mario Time!

Game Boy Alarm Clock: It’s Super Mario Time!
This alarm clock looks exactly like the Game Boy you used to play on the go. It even has working buttons. The only difference is that instead of playing classic games, this version is all about waking you up in the morning.

Donkey Kong Barrel Coffee Mug: How High on Caffeine Can You Get?

Donkey Kong Barrel Coffee Mug: How High on Caffeine Can You Get?
Some of the most iconic objects in the history of video games have to be the barrels that Donkey Kong tosses at Jumpman as he climbs girders to rescue his princess. Jumping over those barrels and smashing them with a sledgehammer were the key gameplay mechanics of Nintendo’s breakout arcade game.

Jelly Super Mario Brothers: A Bad Trip in the Mushroom Kingdom

Jelly Super Mario Brothers: A Bad Trip in the Mushroom Kingdom
If you’ve ever wondered what playing Super Mario Bros. is like when high on drugs, look no further. This video of Jelly Mario Bros. shows you firsthand. It’s basically the first level of the 8-bit Nintendo classic, reprogrammed by Twitter user @schteppe with elastic physics.

Super Mario Cat Bros.

Super Mario Cat Bros.
Nintendo recently revealed that it’s giving Hollywood another chance to get Super Mario right with a full-length animated feature from Illumination Entertainment. It’s gotta be better than that first movie right? The bar is definitely set very low.