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Meet the Meticulous Fan Behind the Internet's Most Meticulous Mario Blog

Since 2012, Supper Mario Broth has been proving, over and over, there's more to learn about Nintendo's series. Recently, though, its creator was forced to go public and ask for help. His power was about to go out.
Patrick Klepek
3 days ago
open thread

'WarioWare Gold' Winks at a Cynical Critique of the Games Industry

The latest WarioWare game is premised on game industry greed.
Danielle Riendeau
8.7.18
Super Mario Maker

Nearly 2,000 Hours Later, Player Still Can't Beat Their 'Mario Maker' Level

Braden Moor has been trying to beat his own nightmare, Trials of Death, since December 2015. He still hasn't.
Patrick Klepek
1.10.18
Music

The Tiny Touches of 'Super Mario Odyssey' Extend to Even the Sound Effects

This subtle easter egg gives players a whole new reason to explore the soundtrack in every world.
Janine Hawkins
12.8.17
Mario

'Super Mario Odyssey' is a Fever Dream of Creativity and Pure Joy

It feels like the sequel 'Mario 64' fans have been waiting for since 1996.
Patrick Klepek
10.26.17
Super Mario

It's Official: Mario Was Totally Punching Yoshi in 'Super Mario World'

Mario’s cruelty to Yoshi finally confirmed by Nintendo.
Danielle Riendeau
9.28.17
open thread

What’s Your Favorite Airplane Game?

‘Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle’ kept me smiling on a recent flight.
Danielle Riendeau
9.7.17
super mario sunshine

15 Years Later, 'Super Mario Sunshine' Still Makes Me Smile

Mario’s first GameCube outing turns 15 this week.
Danielle Riendeau
8.31.17
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

'Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle' Is More Than a Surprise, It's Excellent

Who could have predicted this strange mashup would be one of the year's most interesting games?
Patrick Klepek
8.28.17
Rocket League

‘Rocket League’ Getting Rad Mario, Metroid-Themed Cars on Switch

Who knew Samus’ gunship would look so good when it’s not flying?
Patrick Klepek
8.23.17
free play

Fair Use Strikes Back in This Nintendo-Bashing Anti-Copyright Brawler

'DMC Takedown: Seize and Desist' has you fight 'the man' as... almost-Mario.
Cameron Kunzelman
8.9.17
Board Games

Before 'Paper Mario' There Was Cardboard Mario and Tabletop Zelda

Game researcher Nathan Altice looks at the fascinating history of NES board games.
Cameron Kunzelman
8.2.17