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The Super Mario Bros. Movie Was a Damp, Fungal Love Letter to New York City

The Super Mario Bros. Movie Was a Damp, Fungal Love Letter to New York City
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One of the interesting things about living in

New York City during the coronavirus pandemic has been discovering ways to experience the area vicariously through different forms of media (because it’s dangerous to be out and about beyond necessary errands). While the 1993 Super Mario Bros. ...

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today at 03:00. 3 comments

How Obscure Star Fox Precursor X Got Two English Translations In One Day

How Obscure Star Fox Precursor X Got Two English Translations In One Day

While we often think of localizations as the final word in game development, the truth is that language is so fluid and malleable that there’s a good amount of subjectivity in every translation. Such is the case with a groundbreaking Game Boy game from Star Fox creators Argonaut Games, which recently saw both “official” (leaked) and unofficial translations released on the same day.

Last week,...

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today at 02:30.

Good-Ass Games at Good-Ass Prices

Good-Ass Games at Good-Ass Prices

If you’re anything like me, you have an allergy towards paying full-price. Luckily, every Friday The Root will bring you a roundup of some of the best games currently on sale across the Playstation, Xbox and Nintendo platforms. So, now that the preamble is out of the way, let’s get to saving you folks some money.

Playstation Persona 5: Royal, $19.99

Persona 5 is without a doubt one of, if not...

today at 00:30. 18 comments

Super Mario 64’s Weird 'Gay Bowser' Line Isn’t In Super Mario 3D All-Stars

Super Mario 64’s Weird 'Gay Bowser' Line Isn’t In Super Mario 3D All-Stars

Super Mario 3D All-Stars landed on Switch today, but with that occasion comes some bad news: Mario no longer says, “So long, gay Bowser!” during the Super Mario 64 boss fights. A travesty, for sure, but there’s a good reason the iconic voice line is missing.

The mystery of Mario’s dialogue that has eluded fans since Super Mario 64 originally appeared on the Nintendo 64 in 1996. While he’s...

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yesterday at 06:50.

RIP Nintendo 3DS

RIP Nintendo 3DS

One of Nintendo’s most beloved handheld consoles, the 3DS, has been discontinued. Nintendo confirmed in a statement today to Polygon that “manufacturing of the Nintendo 3DS family of systems has ended.” The announcement comes a little over a year after Nintendo said the Switch Lite wasn’t going to replace the 3DS.

“We’ll continue to support our 3DS family of systems as long as there is...

Sep 17, 2020 at 21:20. 10 comments

Newest Nintendo Switch Direct Ended With An Xbox Game

Newest Nintendo Switch Direct Ended With An Xbox Game

Announced earlier today during the latest Nintendo Direct Mini, the cute Metroidvania platformer Ori and The Will of The Wisps is coming to the Nintendo Switch later today.

Originally released last year on Xbox One and PC, Ori and The Will of The Wisps is the sequel to 2015's Ori and The Blind Forest. Both games were developed by Moon Studios and published by Microsoft Games. Blind...

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Sep 17, 2020 at 21:18. 12 comments

Everything Nintendo Announced In Today's Partner Showcase

Everything Nintendo Announced In Today's Partner Showcase

Today, Nintendo dropped a 16-minute Direct Mini, focused on third-party games. While not as earth-shattering as

juicy new next-gen console details , we finally got confirmation of some long-anticipated titles. (What’s up, Monster Hunter?) Here’s everything that was announced:A new Monster Hunter is coming to Switch . It’s called Monster Hunter: Rise and, like previous games, features massive...

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Sep 17, 2020 at 21:04.

Two New Monster Hunter Games Coming To Nintendo Switch

Two New Monster Hunter Games Coming To Nintendo Switch

Nintendo kicked off its third-party showcase today with the reveal of a big new Monster Hunter game from Capcom coming to the Nintendo Switch. It’s called Monster Hunter Rise.

A trailer showed off classic Monster Hunter battling with giant swords, lots of thrashing of huge creatures and a hunt for a big beast called Magnamalo.

Release date: March 26, 2021.

But wait!

Then they announced another:...

Sep 17, 2020 at 17:00.

Officially-branded Kirby masks are going on sale in Japan

Officially-branded Kirby masks are going on sale in Japan

Officially-branded Kirby masks are going on sale in Japan. The washable masks are antibacterial and have a filter as well as an inner gauze layer. Priced at 1,650 yen ($15.75), the set includes a pink and purple Kirby mask. No word about an international release. 

Sep 17, 2020 at 14:00.

Nintendo Officially Ends 3DS Production For Japan

Nintendo Officially Ends 3DS Production For Japan
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Today, the official Japanese page for the Nintendo 3DS series, which includes the 2DS, announced that the consoles are no longer being manufactured.

The announcement above the Nintendo 3DS XL (known as “LL” in Japan), the...

Sep 16, 2020 at 22:10. 1 comments

Someone Turned Lego's Super Mario Into a Controller for the Super Mario Bros. Video Game

Someone Turned Lego's Super Mario Into a Controller for the Super Mario Bros. Video Game

Lego’s Super Mario building sets were created to bring the experience of playing the Super Mario games into the real world. But a clever hacker has taken things full circle and come up with a way to use the

Lego Mario figure to play the original Super Mario Bros. video game with the toy’s real-life movements translated to the on-screen character.

On Twitter, Rick (@r1ckp) bills himself as a...

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Sep 16, 2020 at 22:00. 6 comments

Nintendo Teases the Possibility of More Adaptations After the New Super Mario Movie

Nintendo Teases the Possibility of More Adaptations After the New Super Mario Movie

One of the more shocking things to come out of genre films as of late was the reality that

Detective Pikachu was actually a ridiculously solid movie —the sort of video game film that properly demonstrated that video game adaptations don’t have to be bad. Apparently, Nintendo has taken note of this development and is considering trying to catch lightning in a bottle again.

Generally speaking,...

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Sep 16, 2020 at 17:00. 1 comments

Nintendo Gives Its Not-So-Specific Outlook For The Future

Nintendo Gives Its Not-So-Specific Outlook For The Future

Ever wonder what Nintendo’s outlook for the future is? I do! The Kyoto-based game maker just held an investors’ meeting, which included some longterm plans. While not specific, these plans do provide an interesting look at what to, perhaps, expect.

Unlike in previous years, the briefing was virtual due to the novel coronavirus pandemic. At the start, Nintendo President Shuntaro Furukawa said...

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Sep 16, 2020 at 15:00. 4 comments

Nintendo has announced a Nintendo Direct Mini for this Thursday at 10am EST (7am PT)

Nintendo has announced a Nintendo Direct Mini for this Thursday at 10am EST (7am PT)

Nintendo has announced a Nintendo Direct Mini for this Thursday at 10am EST (7am PT). It’s a Partner Showcase, and according to Nintendo, it will feature “information on upcoming #NintendoSwitch titles exclusively from our publishing partners.”

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Sep 16, 2020 at 09:00. 3 comments

Super Mario 64 Runs On A PS2, Universe Does Not Implode

Super Mario 64 Runs On A PS2, Universe Does Not Implode

Last year

the source code for Super Mario 64 was reverse-engineered by fans . If you were wondering “what good is that?”, well it means you can do all sorts of things with the game. Like get it running on a PS2.
Super Mario 64 Has Been "Ported" To The PC

Last year, Super Mario 64's N64 code was reverse-engineered by fans, allowing for all kinds of new…

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Yeah, you read that right.

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Sep 16, 2020 at 08:13. 5 comments

Mario's Super Picross, Diddy's Kong Quest Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

Mario's Super Picross, Diddy's Kong Quest Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo just announced the latest round of games coming to Nintendo Switch Online, and alongside Diddy’s Kong Quest is a nice surprise: Mario’s Super Picross, a game that had previously only been officially released in Japan and then later PAL (Europe + Australasia) territories.

There’s also Peace Keepers and the forever-unfortunately-named SCAT, with everything available on September 23.

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Sep 15, 2020 at 23:30. 4 comments

Nintendo Switch Bans Nicknames Like ‘ACAB’, ‘Nazi’, And ‘Covid’ In Latest Update

Nintendo Switch Bans Nicknames Like ‘ACAB’, ‘Nazi’, And ‘Covid’ In Latest Update

The Switch got a new firmware update yesterday that didn’t seem to do anything unusual, but as Switch homebrew modders discovered, it’s added several new phrases to the device’s banned word list.

On Nintendo’s website it says the Switch’s version 1.2 firmware update contains “General system stability improvements to enhance the user’s experience.” Though not included in the official patch...

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Sep 15, 2020 at 18:55.

Grab a Nintendo Switch Lite for $200

Grab a Nintendo Switch Lite for $200
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The Nintendo Switch quarantine hunt continues. Anyone who’s tried to buy a Nintendo Switch Lite, for themselves or their loved ones, lately knows what an impossible undertaking it...

Sep 15, 2020 at 18:30.

Anime Created On Nintendo 3DS Took Four Years To Make

Anime Created On Nintendo 3DS Took Four Years To Make

YouTuber Mirror Panel-3 spent four years creating an anime on Flipnote Studio for the Nintendo 3DS.

Titled Flipnote Warrior, the 34-minute anime will be released on December 4 and is about a young girl’s life that forever changes thanks to an unexpected encounter on a Nintendo 3DS. According to Mirror Panel-3, all the animation was done in Flipnote Studio but it was then colorized and edited...

Sep 14, 2020 at 19:00.

Super Mario Land Was A Bit Heavy On The Stereo

Super Mario Land Was A Bit Heavy On The Stereo
Morning MusicMorning MusicSet your dial to Morning Music every weekday at 8 to enjoy great game music with other early risers. Coffee optional!

Welcome to Morning Music, Kotaku’s new, daily hangout for folks who love video games and the cool-ass sounds they make. Today we’re listening to a stone-cold classic: Mario’s very first portable adventure for the Game Boy. But first, some chatter.