Super Mario Series News


Nintendo Providing Hospital Gowns, Game Discounts for MAR10 Day

By Steve Watts, Mar 09, 2017 10:00am PST

Mario and his crew to brighten some kids' days with more stylish hospital gowns.


Super Mario Bros. Encyclopedia heading to North America and Europe this June

By David Craddock, Feb 20, 2017 9:50am PST

Welcome to warp zone! The book explores artwork for and the making of 17 Mario games.


Super Mario Run: Learn How to Kill Ghosts

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 22, 2016 3:15pm PST

Are those Boos keeping you spooked? We'll teach you how to take them down in our Super Mario Run guide for killing ghosts.


Super Mario Run: Get More Friendly Runs Per Day

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 21, 2016 1:35pm PST

Follow our guide to find out how to get more Friendly Runs per day in Super Mario Run.


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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