Author Archives: Michael Larson

Mario Kart TV Can Share Replays

Nintendo has announced that Mario Kart 8 will include a feature known as Mario Kart TV. This feature allows players to share replays of their races on Miiverse. I’m sure there are more details to follow, but for now it

Nintendo Trailers Flood YouTube

Nintendo has been busy uploading videos to YouTube since the end of their Nintendo Direct presentation for E3 this morning.  I counted 20 new videos (including the Direct itself) that have been uploaded since their stream ended.  They also shared

Adapter for Wii U Allows the Use of Gamecube Controllers

There are a group of people that would argue that the Gamecube controller is the best controller of all time across all systems.   I, for one, am a fan of the controller.  I am undecided if I would declare it

Best Buy Giving Bonus with Purchase of Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D

Best Buy is currently running a special promotion for anyone interested in purchasing Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D on the 3DS.  For those that purchase a copy of the game, Best Buy is including a download code for Super Mario

Retro-bit Offering Wireless Controllers for Retro Consoles

  As a palate cleanser from all of the XBox news yesterday and the seemingly endless debate over which console will win the next generation when two of them still have months left until they hit the market, comes news

Nintendo Claims Ad Revenue From YouTube Videos

According to various YouTube users, Nintendo has started enforcing their copyright over content that is posted on YouTube.  Most notably, this includes numerous “Let’s Play” videos that feature lengths of game footage from a variety of Nintendo properties. Nintendo’s approach