Mariokart

03.08.14
We kick off SXSW 2014 with some real-life Mario Karting (video)
03.08.14

We kick off SXSW 2014 with some real-life Mario Karting (video)

The first few days of SXSW have brought quite a bit of excitement for our team on the ground. Afte...

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11.04.13
Nintendo's Wii Mini arrives in the US by 'the middle of November' for $100
11.04.13

Nintendo's Wii Mini arrives in the US by 'the middle of November' for $100

Despite discontinuing Wii shipments in both Japan and Europe, Nintendo is apparently charging ahea...

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08.28.13
Nintendo needs to embrace iOS as a games platform
08.28.13

Nintendo needs to embrace iOS as a games platform

In 2011, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata vowed that his company would absolutely not create games...

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06.11.13
Mario Kart 8 launching on Wii U in spring 2014 (video)
06.11.13

Mario Kart 8 launching on Wii U in spring 2014 (video)

At Nintendo's E3 presentation that's not actually happening at E3, we've heard the next installmen...

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04.16.12
Exercise bike connects to original Mario Kart, Rainbow Road shortcut gets even trickier (video)
04.16.12

Exercise bike connects to original Mario Kart, Rainbow Road shortcut gets even trickier (video)

Canadian modder Brent Smith has managed to connect an aging exercise bike to Nintendo's perennial...

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02.29.12
Caption Contest: Mario stops by for a surprise visit
02.29.12

Caption Contest: Mario stops by for a surprise visit

What often gets lost amongst all the flying and painting and partying is that Mario, he's just a re...

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12.11.11
Caption Contest: Blue shells can't slow Miyamoto down
12.11.11

Caption Contest: Blue shells can't slow Miyamoto down

Monumentally important game designer and producer Shigeru Miyamoto made waves this week by sayi...

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09.20.11
MakerBot's Turtle Shell Racers cruise around our offices (video)
09.20.11

MakerBot's Turtle Shell Racers cruise around our offices (video)

This weekend's Maker Faire in New York City was lousy with 3D printers. Every tent in the outdo...

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05.04.11
Nintendo drops Wii price to $150 from May 15th, throws in a free Wii Wheel and copy of Mario Kart
05.04.11

Nintendo drops Wii price to $150 from May 15th, throws in a free Wii Wheel and copy of Mario Kart

Turns out our snooping was spot on -- Nintendo has just made official its intention to drop the sug...

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