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8bit Cool Stuff

Super Famicom Themed Nintendo 3DS

A few bits out of the 8-bit realm but we don’t care when it’s worthy. Japan is getting a Super Famicom themed Nintendo 3DS with classic colors and button scheme to boot. It’s launching this month for 21,600 Yen (~$190) but only in Japan and there’s no word on a…

Apparently Mario Drives a Mercedes

Interesting team up here…Nintendo and Mercedes. At first, it seems like a strange combo but then realizing who they’re targeting (people in their 30’s who grew up with Mario aka me) it starts to make sense. And the fact that it’s a Japanese ad. Even Honda is trying to get…

Game of Super Mario Thrones – An Intro Mash-Up

Well…this seems fitting. The only other thing that could really tie these two worlds together would be finding the Princess dead in a castle…at the hands of Luigi. Talk about surprise season ending. YouTube user NicksplosionFX put this together and being fans of both of these worlds – we approve….

Infographic: The Nebula of NES Games

I enjoy infographics just as much as the next person. I enjoy them even more when they involve a personal pastime. Cue – The Nebula of NES Games. It’s exactly as it sounds – a galactic nebula of over 700 NES games broken out by genre and year. A must…

It’s Gonna Be an 8bit Summer on 3DS

Nintendo is making this summer that much sweeter by releasing 8 classics to the 3DS eShop in the month of July. I don’t own a 3DS and I already beat most of these games the first time around, actually that’s a lie I beat one of these games, but nothing…

Final Fantasy IV: The After Years DLC Available Today For WiiWare

Square Enix has announced today new downloadable add-on content for Final Fantasy IV: The After Years will be available through WiiWare. Personally, Final Fantasy IV was the best Final Fantasy. Mostly because it was the only one I actually finished. The new content – The Crystals “The Planet Eater” –…

Spore Franchise Coming to Nintendo This October

EA announced today that Spore Hero and Spore Hero Arena will be landing on the Wii and DS this October. Both titles were built from the ground up and exclusively for the Wii  and DS and look to bring a new level of action and adventure to the monstrous franchise….