The latest Smash Bros Amiibo figures look fantastic
Oct09

The latest Smash Bros Amiibo figures look fantastic

The second wave of Amiibo figures from Nintendo look simply fantastic.

‘Year of Luigi” ending in March
Feb19

‘Year of Luigi” ending in March

Nintendo’s Year of Luigi is coming to an end. Will we have another featured character this year?

Nintendo Direct round-up – All the trailers and news
Dec19

Nintendo Direct round-up – All the trailers and news

I’ve got a soft spot for the Nintendo Direct conferences that pop up every month. They’re humble slices of gaming news, stripped off all that Hollywood teaser jazz nonsense, and get right down to business. Nintendo didn’t stray too far from their usual conferences last night, but they’re certainly taking one or two game characters in unexpected directions. Hyrule Warriors It’s safe to say that no one saw this coming. The Legend of...
The Ballad of Luigi – Mario is such a dick
Dec18

The Ballad of Luigi – Mario is such a dick

He might save the princess, but Mario isn’t always the noble protagonist.

Mario Warfare is getting better.. well nearly
Dec11

Mario Warfare is getting better.. well nearly

The popular, if not weird, web series Mario Warfare has its latest episode. You can catch up on all the action here

Luigi: The Original Parkour Legend
Aug26

Luigi: The Original Parkour Legend

Mario’s lanky brother Luigi is the original parkour star.

Nintendo Direct round-up – August 08 2013
Aug08

Nintendo Direct round-up – August 08 2013

Last night was business as usual for the monthly Nintendo Direct conference, with quite a few games announced. Here’s what went down last night.

Nintendo Direct: The good stuff
Apr18

Nintendo Direct: The good stuff

Here’s all the cool stuff nintendo showed off yesterday with its latest Nintendo Direct.

2013 is the year of Luigi
Feb15

2013 is the year of Luigi

Mario’s old hat! This year, it’s time for his spindly brother Luigi to hog some of the lime-coloured limelight.

Nintendo doesn’t feel that they’re milking the Mario Bros franchise
Sep17

Nintendo doesn’t feel that they’re milking the Mario Bros franchise

Is the Super Mario Bros franchise being milked a tad too much? Not so, says Nintendo, who plan to keep things fresh.

Brothers Mario 2: Kong Country
Mar29

Brothers Mario 2: Kong Country

If Mario was real.. and a gangster in Grand Theft Auto then this would be the true Mario Bros story

If Videogame Characters Facebooked
Sep30

If Videogame Characters Facebooked

CollegeHumor often have videogame themed posts, and most – but not all of them – are great. The latest one, 5 imaginary Facebook status updates and their accompanying comments falls firmly in that “great” category. It manages to nail the characters, playing them to type perfectly. From Mario’s disdain at Peach’s renewed capture, Tails’ pathetic abject adulation for Sonic or Final Fantasy VII’s Cloud decidedly emo...