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Nintendo Introducing a New Super Mario Bros U/New Super Luigi U Wii U Bundle Next Month

October 23, 2013

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If you are still on the fence about a Wii U or have just been waiting for the library of games to get better, well then there is no better time to buy a Wii U then now (or starting November 1st really). As previously reported, Nintendo launched a Wii U bundle with Wind Waker […]

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WiiU Releases in the US November 18th, Prices Starting at $299

September 13, 2012

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Today Nintendo officially announced their release date and price points for the upcoming WiiU. The United States will get the WiiU on November 18th, prior to the Japan release date in December. Along with the release date reveal, Nintendo confirmed the pricing points for the two WiiU models at $299.99 and $349.99. The White WiiU […]

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New Super Mario Bros 3, a Fan Made Game That Will Rival Nintendo

November 11, 2010

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Youtube user SKJmin (sorry couldn’t find a real name) has created possibly one of the best fan made video games of all time. In the past we have seen tributes and un-official sequels to Metroid, Zelda, Earthbound and others, but this is the first Mario game that I have been quite impressed with. Using the […]

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Red Wii Bundle Celebrating Mario’s 25th Anniversary Coming to America

October 21, 2010

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Red Wii US

Originally intended as a Japanese exclusive, then a Japanese and Europe exclusive, the red Wii is making its way to America. The new red Wii bundle, which celebrates the 25th anniversary of Mario is a fantastic deal for those without a Wii yet. This bundle comes with the red system, the new wiimote with built […]

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“Boobs and Goombas”

October 13, 2010

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Last weekend, I got a chance to check out the Super Mario Bros.-themed burlesque show, “Boobs and Goombas”, @ the Gorilla Tango Theatre, and it ruled. Super funny, smartly done, and yes, chock full of good looking ladies, “B and G” continue Chicago’s proud tradition of Nerd- themed burlesque (also see Nerdlesque). Honestly, this show […]

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Nintendo update including New Mario and Castlevania

October 21, 2009

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Castlevania Screen

Lots of news coming from the Nintendo front today. First, Konami has confirmed a October 27th release, in Japan, for Castlevania: Rebirth. No “official” date for America yet, but if it’s like how Konami released Contra: Rebirth then we should get Castlevania the same day or a day or two later. Another interesting note is […]

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New Super Mario Bros. Wii Super Skills and Power Suit videos

October 15, 2009

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Nintendo has released new videos showcasing New Super Mario Bros. Wii, which will be coming out on November 15th. In these videos we get to see some of Mario’s super skills showing many ways to achieve 1-Up combos along with Mario and Luigi’s power suits, including the new Copter Suit and Ice suit. Once again […]

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Nintendo news from the Tokyo Game Show

September 24, 2009

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Wii

Well after weeks of rumors and fuzzy pictures of adds from Toys R Us and Best Buy, Nintendo announced yesterday that as of September 27th the Nintendo Wiis price will drop to $199. This will be the first price drop for the system since it launched in 2006. Also coming out of TGS is the […]

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Nintendo E3 coverage.

June 2, 2009

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Vitality

Now this is how a press conference should be held, ok it wasn’t the best but a lot of good stuff was announced. Nintendo started off slow this year starting with sales figures and the usual business stuff, but then they unleashed on us New Super Mario Bros. Wii. Based off the style of New […]

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