Super Mario Series News


Super Mario Run: How to Get Blue, Yellow, Red, Green, and Purple Toads

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 19, 2016 11:00am PST

Our guide will show you how to get more Toads of every color in Nintendo's Super Mario Run.


Dr. Mario, The Legend of Zelda, and More Nintendo Games We Want on Mobile

By Cassidee Moser, Dec 19, 2016 8:00am PST

Now that Super Mario Run is out, we look at some of the other Nintendo games we'd love to play on mobile. 


"Some good ideas here. I would especially be interested in some form of asynchronous Mario Party ..."

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Super Mario Run: Helpful Tips for Beginners

By Cassidee Moser, Dec 16, 2016 5:12pm PST

This Super Mario Run beginner's guide will give you tips you need to be the best.


Super Mario Run All Pink Coin Locations Video Walkthrough

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 16, 2016 1:05pm PST

Follow our Super Mario Run video guide to see where to find all the locations of all the Pink Coins in every level.


Super Mario Run: How to Earn Toad Rally Tickets

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 16, 2016 9:30am PST

Follow our guide to learn how to get more Toad Rally Tickets to challenge your friends.


Super Mario Run: How to Get More Toads and Win at Toad Rally

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 15, 2016 1:55pm PST

Be the best in the Toad Rally Mode in Super Mario Run


Super Mario Run's Android Release Date is Up in the Air

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 15, 2016 12:45pm PST

Android users might have to envy their iOS-using friends for a while.


What Is Super Mario Run? Everything You Need to Know

By Cassidee Moser, Dec 15, 2016 12:34pm PST

We run down a list of everything you need to know heading into Nintendo's latest mobile release. 


Shigeru Miyamoto's t-shirt from The Tonight Show may hold a clue to the next Mario game

By David Craddock, Dec 09, 2016 12:42pm PST

The Mario creator is a living, breathing ARG.


"Clearly the next game will be based on the works of Akira Kurosawa. Mario, your princess is in ..."

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Report: Nintendo NX will have a Zelda, Mario, and Pokemon game within six months of release

By Daniel Perez, Aug 04, 2016 7:11am PDT

A new report claims we should expect a new Mario and Pokemon game in addition to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.


"I'm tired/burned out on playing the same marios and zeldas from last console and the last one ..."

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Changing the System: How Nintendo 64 revolutionized 3D game design

By David Craddock, Jun 23, 2016 4:15pm PDT

Shacknews celebrates the 20th anniversary of Nintendo's 64-bit machine by looking back on the good, the bad, and the blurry.


"Great article! I really do believe that when you combine GLQuake and the N64, which both came ..."

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E3 2016: Nintendo working on a 'new kind of Mario'

By John Keefer, Jun 16, 2016 3:05pm PDT

When Miyamoto-san talks, people listen.



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Super Mario jumps his way to Minecraft: Wii U Edition for free next week

By Daniel Perez, May 09, 2016 6:43am PDT



"That texture pack and world look really cool. I hope someone figures out a way to get that to ..."

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Civil War: Video Games Edition

By Cassidee Moser, May 06, 2016 1:30pm PDT

In honor of Marvel's grand super fight event, let's imagine if a similar situation caused a rift within key video game franchises. 


Super Mario Maker hides behind Statue Mario tonight

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 03, 2016 9:54pm PST

Hot on the heels of today's Nintendo Direct, a new Super Mario Maker event course has been uploaded and today's costume should look familiar to anyone that's played Super Mario Bros. 3.