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Review: Super Mario 64 DS (Wii U eShop / DS)

Super Mario 64 DS (Wii U eShop / DS)

D-Pad D-Bate

Super Mario 64 is undeniably one of the most influential games in the industry's history, so it's only natural that Nintendo would attempt to capitalise on its success with a re-release. What nobody expected at the time was for it to not only arrive on a portable console, but also feature Yoshi as the initial protagonist. Super Mario 64...

Weirdness: Someone Has Created A Real-World HUD For Super Mario 64

Someone Has Created A Real-World HUD For Super Mario 64

Just because they can

The rebirth of Virtual Reality in the games industry is blurring the lines between the real world and fantasy, offering an immersive experience which - as time goes on - could become indistinguishable from reality. But that's not the only way that video games and real-life can mix with one another - electronics hacker James...

News: Mario 64 Speedrunner Offers Cash Reward To Anyone Who Can Recreate Mysterious Glitch

Mario 64 Speedrunner Offers Cash Reward To Anyone Who Can Recreate Mysterious Glitch

$1,000 GET!

Super Mario 64 speedrunner Pannenkoek20012 is offering a cool $1,000 to anyone who can reproduce a glitch which has the potential to dramatically change future speedrunning attempts on the famous N64 platformer. The glitch - which was spotted in the game's Tick Tock Clock level and allows the player to skip part of the level - was...

News: Super Mario 64 HD Triggers Surge Of YouTube Interest In Nintendo's Famous Mascot

Super Mario 64 HD Triggers Surge Of YouTube Interest In Nintendo's Famous Mascot

But given Nintendo's stance on fan-made videos, it might be short-lived

While Minecraft continues to dominate YouTube when it comes to video game-related content, March saw Super Mario entering the top ten game franchises on YouTube list, thanks to a flood of videos being posted using the fan-made Super Mario 64 HD project. The chart - compiled...

Review: Super Mario 64 (Wii U eShop / N64)

Super Mario 64 (Wii U eShop / N64)

Platforming perfection

There are two types of gamer – those who have played Super Mario 64 and those who should. Regularly placing towards the high end of 'best game ever' lists, Super Mario 64 has become a standard name-drop in many a classic gaming debate. Since launching in 1996, there have been a number of successors and contenders for the...

Video: Super Mario 64 Is Getting A Fan-Made HD Remake, And It Looks Gorgeous

Super Mario 64 Is Getting A Fan-Made HD Remake, And It Looks Gorgeous

And is totally unofficial, needless to say

Super Mario 64 is one of the finest video games ever made, but aside from a Nintendo DS remix, it has rather been forgotten by Nintendo. Thankfully, dedicated fans still love the title enough to bring it back from the dead, and four such individuals -- Aryoksini, mStuff, Callum Martin and Chadtronic -- are...