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Nintendo's first-ever Super Bowl ad shows off Zelda and Mario on the Switch
Feb 2, 2017

Nintendo has been making consoles and video games for decades, but the company has never dropped millions on a Super Bowl ad. Until now.

Image of the day: The creepy Mario mural buried deep inside a U.S. military nuclear bunker
Aug 8, 2014

Not many people get a chance to descend deep into the bowels of a U.S. military nuclear bunker, but if you ever do, you might find some extremely weird stuff down there.

How Mario killed that long-abandoned, early 2000s Metroid movie
Jan 14, 2013

To be one of Nintendo's biggest in-house franchises, the sci-fi action game Metroid has never joined the legion of other video games to make the leap to the big screen. Why? The blame apparently falls on Mario.

Darth Vader + 6 more sci-fi and horror icons made into ice cream
Dec 17, 2012

On a hot summer day, when you want something to help cool off, the last thing you might think of is Darth Vader's head. But a Russian design company is changing that with a new line of sci-fi, horror and pop culture-inspired frozen treats.

James Cameron stars in crazy fan-made Cloverfield parody
Dec 14, 2012

Videogame characters come to life and terrorize gamers.