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5 Things You Didn’t Know About: Nintendo

The makers of some of the world’s most iconic titles, Nintendo’s history is longer than the video game industry itself. Makers of the Switch, Wii, SNES, and NES,...

5 Things You Didn’t Know About: Princess Peach

You might know her as Princess Toadstool, but she likes to be called Peach today. And that’s the subject of today’s article: The mysterious life of Princess Peach....

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Donkey Kong

Originally Nintendo’s mascot before being displaced by the red-suited plumber we know and love as Mario, Donkey Kong is still an iconic character in his own right and...

5 Things You Didn’t Know About: Luigi (Super Mario Bros.)

Starting out life as nothing more than a palette swap of his brother Mario, Luigi has since gone on to star in his own games and make a name for himself outside of his...

Super Mario Bros: The Lost Levels – Think you can beat it?

The Mario game that never made its way to America until the SNES Super Mario Bros. All Stars, Super Mario Bros. – The Lost Levels is the true sequel to the Famicom...

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Mario Brothers

One of the gaming world’s most recognisable faces is Nintendo’s mascot Mario. He and his brother Luigi captured the hearts of video gamers around the world when they...

Arcade Hall of Fame: Donkey Kong (Nintendo)

Many people associate Nintendo with its mascot character, Mario. But it was Donkey Kong who first put the Nintendo brand on the map!

Hotel Mario (CDi) – WTF Wednesday

Philips and Nintendo - This partnership produced a string of some of the worst-regarded Nintendo franchise games of all time. Including Hotel Mario!

The Top 10 Gameboy Advance Games (GBA Gaming Classics)

Some believed the Game Boy Advance was a portable Super Famicom... but actually, it was way more powerful than that!

The 10 Biggest Gaming Releases in 1991

1991 - a year of groundbreaking titles that changed the industry forever. Featuring Street Fighter, Sonic, Zelda & More!

Retro Games Show Their Incredible Staying Power

Have you ever wondered how many of the wider gaming community are into retro games? Recent research by Currys PC World might just have the answer.

Brilliant New Goldeneye 007 Mod Replaces James Bond with Mario

What's the best thing you can do with Mario? Answer: turn him into James Bond.

The Top 10 Games for the Original Gameboy

Towards the end of its life, it was a system that could boast a library of games as competent and developed as any on the NES or SNES.

THE FUNSTOCK ADVENT CALENDAR – DECEMBER 16TH – THE GREAT 16-BIT GAMING WAR

The 16-bit era was effectively the reason why we are where we are today in the video game landscape. The ‘war’ which raged between Sega and Nintendo has...

Which of these famous faces looks the most like Super Mario?

You’d think that Mario was a pretty unique looking guy… well think again!   Super Mario is famous for quite a few things – racing go-karts,...

Mario Is No Longer A Plumber According To Nintendo

Unemployed Video Game Legend? The world’s favourite video game plumber is… well, no longer a plumber. Nintendo’s official Japanese Mario character...

Luigi Dabs In New Super Mario X Rabbids Game And Causes Cringing Everywhere

Will this menace ever end? pic.twitter.com/blwJKpqXVb — 💚Luigi Odyssey💚 (@LuigiOdyssey) August 28, 2017 As you can see above, the new crossover...

Amazon UK Limits SNES Mini Orders To One Per Person

Progress is being made We all know the frustration the world expressed during the NES Mini launch. Some of us experienced it ourselves, whereas some of us saw it...