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Super Mario Odyssey - Twitter update for April 16th, 2018


In today's Twitter update for Super Mario Odyssey, Nintendo is giving Uncle amiibo a bit of love with some concept art. I still can't get over the name for this thing. There's a lot of things in the Mario universe that have some interesting and weird names, but this one just bugs me so much! I think they could have come up with something better than Uncle amiibo. Am I just being a complainer?!

Nintendo takes home multiple awards at the BAFTA Games Awards 2018

While Nintendo didn't take home best game at the BAFTA Games Awards 2018, they did manage to win three other awards. Check out the full list of categories and winners below.

Best Game: What Remains of Edith Finch
Artistic Achievement: Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
Audio Achievement: Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
British Game: Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
Debut Game: Gorogoa
Evolving Game: Overwatch
Family: Super Mario Odyssey
Game Beyond Entertainment: Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
Game Design: Super Mario Odyssey
Game Innovation: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Mobile: Golf Clash
Multiplayer: Divinity Original Sin 2
Music: Cuphead
Narrative: Night in the Woods
Original Property: Horizon Zero Dawn
Performer: Melina Juergens – Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

Super Mario Odyssey - Twitter update for April 11th, 2018


Nintendo has shared some more concept art for Super Mario Odyssey, this time showing various Goomba designs. I'm going with pilot Goomba as my favorite, simply because it reminds me of WarioWare Wario!

Super Mario Odyssey - Any% Speedrun world record in 1:03:19

The Super Mario Odyssey any% speedrun category has been a hotly contested one in recent weeks, with three new records being set in the last 10 days alone. Above is the current world record run, which clocks in at 1:03:19. Let's see how long this one stands!

More costume DLC coming to Super Mario Odyssey

While they didn't reveal specifics, Nintendo has said that more costume DLC is going to make its way to Super Mario Odyssey. The datamine from a few weeks back might give us an indication of what costumes to expect, but we still don't know when they'll actually release, or if they'll be free/paid. It seems that Nintendo has plans to spring these costumes on us randomly, so we'll just have to sit back, wait, and be surprised when they pop up!

Finding new Hint Art #3 in Super Mario Odyssey - video guide

Need some help tracking down the latest hint art in Super Mario Odyssey? The above video feature should set you down the right path with no trouble at all!

Random Time! - Man looks to sell girlfriend's Switch when he finds out she was cheating on him

Mitch wanted to get his girlfriend a special gift, so he bought her the Super Mario Odyssey Switch bundle. Quite the gift indeed, but now Mitch doesn't think his girlfriend is worthy of hte gift. Ex-girlfriend I should say, as Mitch found out she had been cheating on him.

“Bought this for the missus, turns out she’d rather be playing with strangers’ willies than Legend Of Zelda so I’m selling it. Limited edition Mario version. Full working order. No box because she threw it out.”

While the whole story is a bit sad, there's a silver lining. Turns out Mitch's post has caught the attention of some new potential suitors, and they want him to know they're definitely down for some Switch fun!

Thanks to Sligeach_eire for the heads up!

Nintendo releases Super Mario Odyssey "Happy Birthday" wallpaper

Not quite sure what it has to do with birthdays, but Nintendo has released a Super Mario Odyssey "Happy Birthday" wallpaper. You can get it in multiple sizes, and it comes in both PC and mobile formats. Grab the wallpaper right here.

Super Mario Odyssey soundtrack booklet gives a look at Pauline concept art and more

The soundtrack for Super Mario Odyssey included more than just music. There was a special booklet inside filled with concept art and other goodies. The images of Pauline above come from that booklet, and we get to see some of the different designs and clothing options Nintendo considered for her. There's also a bit of concept art for New Donk City itself, which show off the concert scene from the game.

Super Mario Odyssey - Twitter update for March 30th, 2018


Nintendo continues with their musical video snippets, this time giving us a look at the Luncheon Kingdom recording session. Now this is a guy who looks like he's having some fun!