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Gamestop Guarantees Trade In Credit For New Super Mario Bros. Wii, Left 4 Dead 2

By Spencer . November 19, 2009 . 4:50pm

If you beat games and never touch them again Gamestop has a promotion for you.

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See New Super Mario Bros. Wii TV Ads From Japan

By Spencer . November 16, 2009 . 9:19am

While New Super Mario Bros. Wii is out in North America, Japan has to wait a few more weeks to play as Penguin Mario. Nintendo is hyping it overseas with a set of commercials focusing on different features.

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Nintendo DSi Preloaded With DSiWare Games Coming On Black Friday

By Spencer . November 13, 2009 . 5:03pm

One bundle is geared towards Brain Age fans. The Metallic Blue DSi Mario bundle is better suited for core gamers.

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New Super Mario Bros. Wii Multiplayer Mode Exists Thanks To Wii’s “Graphical Capacity”

By Spencer . November 5, 2009 . 2:42pm

The biggest feature in New Super Mario Bros. Wii is co-op play something Shigeru Miyamoto wanted to bring back to the Mario series for years.

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Europe Getting New Super Mario Bros. Wii Limited Tin Edition

By Ishaan . October 18, 2009 . 8:20am

Nintendo seem to be pushing NSMB particularly hard in general though. Even the regular box art stands out from other Wii games.

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New Super Mario Bros. Wii Demo Play Only Shows How To Beat Levels

By Spencer . October 1, 2009 . 4:48pm

Nintendo of Europe updated their New Super Mario Bros. page and spilled details on “demo play.” Contrary to what was said in a Miyamoto interview, demo play won’t beat a level for you.

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Parade In A Penguin Suit In New Super Mario Brothers Wii

By Spencer . June 2, 2009 . 10:00pm

New Super Mario Brothers Wii has at least two new power ups: the propeller suit, which replaces other flying power ups like the leaf, and Penguin Mario. Other screenshots show Yoshi riding and Fire Toad.

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Is A New Mario Game Coming This Year?

By Spencer . May 30, 2009 . 6:19pm

Nikkei Net reports that Nintendo plans to release a new Mario game in the second half of the year. No specifics were mentioned. Should we get excited?

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Mario & Luigi Visit The World’s Tallest Building

By Spencer . March 2, 2009 . 7:02pm

Taipei 101 is a major tourist attraction in Taiwan and the world’s tallest building coming in at 508 meters high. You know what you expect to see there? An amazing view.   You know what you don’t expect to see there? Anything related to video games. Especially, not Nintendo video games since Nintendo barely has […]

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Mario And Sonic Face Off At The Olympic Games… Again

By Spencer . February 12, 2009 . 11:32am

To the surprise of no one Sega officially announced Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games. After selling 10 million copies of Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games you know they have to give the game a sequel. Just like the previous Mario & Sonic crossover this game is set to debut before […]

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This Is How You Play Mario Power Tennis On The Wii

By Spencer . January 7, 2009 . 12:41pm

Adding motion control is the major change in the New Play Control version of Mario Power Tennis. We’re not getting it until March, but since Japan gets it next week Nintendo outlined the new control scheme on the Wii de Asobu Mario Tennis GC page.   Let’s take a look at the motions.   Serve […]

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Platinum Club Nintendo Members Can Get A Gold Wii Wheel

By Spencer . November 18, 2008 . 9:25am

Hardcore Club Nintendo members are entitled to more than free Club Nintendo only DS games. This year platinum members, participants that registered over 400 points between October 1, 2007 and September 30, 2008, get to walk away with one of three bonus items. This years choices are:     Wii Golden Handle – A gold […]

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A Distant Relative Of Mario In The New Xbox Experience

By Spencer . November 7, 2008 . 7:19pm

Avatars? Microsoft is retroactively adding them into the revised Xbox 360 dashboard coming in just two weeks. And when the avatar feature goes public you just know users are going to recreate celebrities and video game characters with it. When Impress Watch got their hands on the NXE they sort of did. The avatar they […]

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Mario Super Sluggers: A baseball RPG hybrid draws near

By Spencer . September 3, 2008 . 11:58pm

Atomize Mario Super Sluggers to the the control scheme and it feels like an enhanced version of Wii Sports Baseball with a touch of additional depth. You still swing the remote to bat and pitch, but now you can charge both moves. A charged pitch is a timed motion that has players swing the remote […]

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A lazy Labor Day with Super Mario RPG

By Spencer . September 1, 2008 . 9:13am

After 250 Wii-kly releases Super Mario RPG is finally here for only 800 Wii Points ($8). The price is sans Europe’s import tax and the unexplainable price hike Japan got. Today is a perfect day to spend leveling up Geno and working towards the fight with the ultimate boss. Clu Clu Land, a coin collecting […]