All the New Features Coming to Super Mario Maker 2

Nintendo recently streamed a direct for Super Mario Maker 2, which was roughly 15 minutes long and took a deep dive into new details about the game. Compared to the first game, which launched in 2015, this sequel appears to be adding a slew of new features and customization options.  One of the most significantContinue reading “All the New Features Coming to Super Mario Maker 2”

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”

The NES Classic Edition Could be the Start of Something Great

Recent news of Nintendo releasing its NES Classic Edition has gamers excited to relive some of the old classics. While Virtual Console has been doing this since the Wii, this new console re-release is a fun, cheap, and even easier way to play old NES games. Not to mention, it’s great to have a replica ofContinue reading “The NES Classic Edition Could be the Start of Something Great”

Why Do Difficulty Levels Exist?

Deciding what difficulty to play a game on is one of the most arbitrary choices you make when playing a game. I’m sure everyone has loaded up countless games and faced a screen that asks if you want to play on “Normal ” or “Hard”. What does that mean? You could play on hard for genres you’reContinue reading “Why Do Difficulty Levels Exist?”

New Record Speedrun for Super Mario Bros.

Seems that a new world record for the classic NES Super Mario Bros. has just been done – today, the speed run was completed by a Twitch TV streamer named Darbian who completed the game in 4:57.627 – just a few seconds shy of five minutes, and just a few hundredths of a second faster than the previousContinue reading “New Record Speedrun for Super Mario Bros.”