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Devastatingly Challenging Modern Games

Steven Petite | Posted 04.09.2015 | Technology
Steven Petite

Even at the hardest difficulty level, most games released today do not measure up to the challenge that old-school brought to the table. However, ever so often, a modern game is released that not only challenges the player, but also provides a sense of accomplishment.

Nintendo Jumping Into Mobile Gaming

Steven Petite | Posted 04.06.2015 | Technology
Steven Petite

Nintendo continues to find new ways to remain relevant longer than any other gaming company has been able to, and they are striving to find new ways to introduce consumers to their products.

Here's How You Can Play 'Super Mario 64' At Your Desk Right Now

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 03.31.2015 | Technology

Aaaaaand good luck getting work done for the rest of the day.

What Is the Political Situation in the Super Mario Universe?

Quora | Posted 04.13.2015 | Weird News
Quora

This is one of my favorite questions to date on Quora! The first task in answering the question is to define the frame of reference -- what is the Mario Universe?

Nintendo's 'Strong Females' Are Everything That's Wrong With Video Games

Alexis Kleinman | Posted 03.18.2015 | Technology
Alexis Kleinman

Among Nintendo's "diverse and interesting female protagonists" are a pink version of a toadstool and a pink version of a bomb, called Toadette and Bombette.

Nintendo Games Are Coming To Your Phone, But Don't Get Too Excited

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 03.17.2015 | Technology

Nintendo's plan to bring games to your iPhone might end up being the worst.

These New Nintendo Games Are Totally Trippy

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 02.13.2015 | Technology

Ready for something weird? Nintendo sure hopes so.

Netflix Is Reportedly Making A Live-Action 'Legend Of Zelda' Series

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 02.09.2015 | Entertainment

Netflix is supposedly looking to develop its own "Game of Thrones" with some help from fantasy video game "The Legend of Zelda." According to The W...

You Don't Love Anything As Much As This Man Loves Nintendo

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 01.22.2015 | Technology

Some people will just never have enough video games.

Your Nintendo 3DS Is About To Be Obsolete

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 01.14.2015 | Technology

That shiny Nintendo 3DS you or your kid got for Christmas is about to be eBay fodder.

You'll Soon Be Using Video Game Discs As Shiny Drink Coasters

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 12.30.2014 | Technology

Got a stack of old VHS tapes in your basement? Your brand new video game discs might be joining them sooner than you'd think.

A Holly Jolly Deleted Scene from CONSOLE WARS...

Blake J. Harris | Posted 02.22.2015 | Entertainment
Blake J. Harris

In honor of the big day, I thought it would be fun to share one of the few chapters that ended up being removed from the hardcover version of CONSOLE WARS

5 Genius Tech Gifts Procrastinators Should Buy Now

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 12.18.2014 | Technology

If you haven’t done your holiday shopping yet, don’t worry. We're here to help. Introducing the second-annual tech gift guide for procrastinators,...

A Christmas Story for the Videogame Generation

Blake J. Harris | Posted 02.16.2015 | Entertainment
Blake J. Harris

Although one could argue that Nintendo's games provided a portal to those same adult-oriented fantasies (by learning how to hunt ducks, or how to master kung-fu), the delivery method of this wish fulfillment was foreign to parents.

Pixel Perfect: The Best Video Games for the Whole Family

Laurie Schacht | Posted 02.08.2015 | Parents
Laurie Schacht

Video games are no longer just a pastime for kids -- they are, in their own right, entertainment giants. With engaging characters, intricate storylines, and a ton of different ways to play, video games provide kids with endless hours of excitement.

Nintendo Reveals Surprising Secret About This Classic Character

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 11.24.2014 | Gay Voices

Gaming giant Nintendo made a shocking announcement last week that one of its most beloved characters doesn't identify along the gender binary. Toad...

Super Smash Bros for Wii U Review

Bryan Young | Posted 01.21.2015 | Entertainment
Bryan Young

For the last 15 years of my life, Super Smash Bros. has been apart of it. Beginning with the 1999 release of that first Smash game for the Nintendo 64, altered the course of many of my nights through my post-high school days.

Damon Beres

Nintendo Wants 'Amiibo' Figures To Help Solo Players Feel Less Lonely

HuffingtonPost.com | Damon Beres | Posted 11.21.2014 | Technology

Nintendo's got a plan to make going it alone in "Super Smash Bros." a bit more satisfying.

Playing 'Smash Bros' Online Could Lead To A 136-Year Ban

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 11.03.2014 | Technology

Nintendo fans might be banned from their favorite game for the rest of their lives thanks to an odd new bug.

Nintendo Wants To Help You Sleep

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 10.31.2014 | Technology

Nintendo announced Thursday a new device that will track a user’s fatigue and "map their sleep." It’s expected to be available before the end of March 2016

'Mario Kart 8' Helps Nintendo Earn First Profit In 4 Years

Reuters | Reiji Murai | Posted 10.29.2014 | Technology

OSAKA Japan - Japanese video game maker Nintendo Co vaulted to an unexpected quarterly operating profit as new game "Mario Kart 8" stoked sales of its...

This Is The Greatest Boxing Moment Since 'Rocky'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 10.29.2014 | Comedy

Yo, Adrian! Get in here and watch this! On Tuesday, Jimmy Fallon had Mike Tyson on "The Tonight Show" and somehow convinced him to do the greatest ...

Arya Stark Straight-Up Doesn't Know What To Do With A Nintendo NES

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 09.09.2014 | Comedy

What a pixel-perfect throwback. In this latest episode of The Fine Bros' "Teens React" series, a group of teens -- including Maisie Williams, who p...

The Guy Who Voices Mario And Luigi Has Taken His Fantastic Talents To Instagram

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 08.28.2014 | Technology

Imagine, for a second, just how amazing it'd be if the guy who does the voices for Mario and Luigi created his own short videos featuring the beloved ...

Nintendo vs. Sega: Wartime at Comic-Con

Blake J. Harris | Posted 10.05.2014 | Entertainment
Blake J. Harris

I imagined that the battle between Sega and Nintendo would be similar to the classic rivalry between Magic Johnson and Larry Bird: a story of two great competitors who ultimately gain respect for each other.