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

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.