GPS Episode 51: The Past, Present, and Future of Nintendo Switch

Episode 51 of our gaming podcast, The Gamer Pros Show (GPS), is now live! This week is the one year anniversary of the Nintendo Switch and we’re celebrating by talking about what the console has done so far and what its future looks like. In the news, we are talking about Detroit: Become Human, which nowContinue reading “GPS Episode 51: The Past, Present, and Future of Nintendo Switch”

E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Ups Mario’s Game

Last year at E3, we saw Link enter a more open world with The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. At E3 2017, we saw Mario similarly evolve with Super Mario Odyssey, a game that many thought looked like Grand Theft Mario but feels more like Mario does Grand Theft Auto. Let me explain. Opening the Mario FormulaContinue reading “E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Ups Mario’s Game”

Mario+Rabbids Kingdom Battle E3 Reveal

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle is the newest collaborative effort between Nintendo and Ubisoft. The game was announced before E3, but the Ubisoft press conference shared plenty of new details. The central plot is that Rabbids teleported into the Mushroom Kingdom, destabilizing the region and causing massive amounts of chaos. The Mario team and their RabbidsContinue reading “Mario+Rabbids Kingdom Battle E3 Reveal”

Artwork Leaks for Rumored Mario and Rabbids RPG

Rumors have been circulating regarding a Super Mario and Rabbids crossover RPG for the past month. The game has not yet been confirmed by Nintendo or Ubisoft, but a leaked image online gives us the first peak as to what the game will look like. The image features Mario, Peach, Luigi, and Yoshi each firingContinue reading “Artwork Leaks for Rumored Mario and Rabbids RPG”

Super Mario Run Now Officially Live on Android

Nintendo of America have announced through their Twitter account that the Android version of popular mobile title, Super Mario Run, is now officially available on the Google Play store. The launch predates the previously revealed release date of March 23rd. Just like the iOS version, Super Mario Run features a free trial that includes the WorldContinue reading “Super Mario Run Now Officially Live on Android”

Android Pre-Reg for Super Mario Run Available

After Super Mario Run’s recent success on iOS, many Android users have been wanting to try the game for themselves. Now you can pre-register for Super Mario Run in the Google Play Store. Anyone who pre-registers will be notified when the game launches. Find it in the Play Store here. Super Mario Run is aContinue reading “Android Pre-Reg for Super Mario Run Available”

New Nintendo Switch Mario Game Revealed

Today was a landmark day for Nintendo. The rumors and speculation surrounding their new console, now known to be called the “Nintendo Switch”, can now all be verified or debunked. During the preview trailer for the upcoming console (which can be viewed above), we saw many games being showcased, including footage for a Nintendo Switch MarioContinue reading “New Nintendo Switch Mario Game Revealed”

Nintendo Adds Eight Titles to $20 Selects Catalog

The Nintendo Selects line will be introducing eight new titles, starting on August 26th. Similar to Xbox’s ‘Platinum Hits’ and Playstation’s ‘Greatest Hits’ line, Nintendo Selects offers their fan-favorite high quality games at a reasonable price of $20. The newly priced games are as follows: 3DS Animal Crossing: New Leaf Lego City Undercover: The ChaseContinue reading “Nintendo Adds Eight Titles to $20 Selects Catalog”

Nintendo Plans to have All Major IP on NX ASAP

Nintendo doesn’t plan on seeing the NX go the way of the Wii U, with reports from MCV stating that all three of Nintendo’s major IP will launch within six months of the NX’s March release. Meaning that in addition to the confirmed NX launch of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Mario and PokémonContinue reading “Nintendo Plans to have All Major IP on NX ASAP”

Games Don’t Need Lives Anymore

Life counters have been in video games for almost as long as games have been around. The concept actually began with pinball machines, giving players a limited number of tries before they received a “game over” and had to restart. From there, the concept moved into arcade games, which made a lot of sense forContinue reading “Games Don’t Need Lives Anymore”

Review – One Month Later: Super Mario Maker (Wii U)

Super Mario Maker was made available to the world on September 11, 2015. Your favorite media outlets have covered the game in earnest already, and I’m sure you know what to expect. Here, we have a bit more of the same, but from a different perspective — one month later. One month is a lot of time and allowsContinue reading “Review – One Month Later: Super Mario Maker (Wii U)”

Super Mario Turns 30 Today!

Man, to think that Super Mario has been around for thirty years today – he’s become an icon not only to Nintendo, but to video gamers. Yup, today is the 30th anniversary for our Italian plumber. Even for those who do not play games, the Italian plumber with his red shirt, blue overalls, and trademarkContinue reading “Super Mario Turns 30 Today!”