Super Mario Odyssey - Does Nintendo's 2018 Company Handbook Potentially Revealed More Costumes?

There's certainly the potential that some of these costumes are nothing more than concept art for ideas that never made it past the early stages. On the other hand, some of these could indeed end up in the game later on via DLC. It's all just speculation for now, so we've got no option but to hang back and see what happens!

Super Mario Run - Version 3.0.9 now available

Version 3.0.9

- The conditions for clearing Bowser's challenges to unlock World 1-4 have been made a bit easier.

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp - content update for March 10th, 2018

[Event] As teased a few days ago, the next event for Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is Super Mario-themed. (available until April 10th)

[Event] Round 1 of the Super Mario Crossover event is now live. (available until April 10th)

[Goals] A new set of Timed Goals is now available: “Event Challenge”. Clearing those allows you to get some Leaf Tickets and Super Mushrooms (available until March 21st)

[Store] During the Super Mario Crossover event, you can purchase two special packs from the in-game Store (until April 10th, can only be purchased once):
Super Mario Pack – Red (S): Leaf Ticket x45 (40 +5 bonus), Super Mushroom x20
Super Mario Pack – Red (L): Leaf Ticket x260 (200 + 60 bonus), Super Mushroom x30

[Shovelstrike] During the Super Mario Crossover event, you can get Super Mushrooms from the Shovelstrike Quarry (only when the mushroom icon is displayed) (available until April 10th)

[Crafting] During the Super Mario Crossover event, you can craft special furniture. (available until April 10th)

IGN Video - We Raced a Pro Mario 64 Speedrunner (It Didn't Go Well)

Sometimes I think about getting into the speedrunning scene. Picking one game and really learning the ins and outs of it. Then I realize I'd have to stop doing everything else in order to get anywhere near decent!

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert skit features Mario meeting President Trump following the video game violence debate

Colbert has had a few Nintendo-related mentions and segments in the past, but this is definitely one of the biggest. Regardless of how you feel about the topics discussed, I'm just happy to see that they're using legitimate sprites and actual music from the Mario games! I wonder how Nintendo will feel about that...

1-UP Studio shares artwork from Super Mario Odyssey and Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker

1-UP Studio, formerly known as Brownie Brown, has released their corporate information booklet for 2018, and it's full of all sorts of concept art from Super Mario Odyssey and Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker. There's some really gorgeous stuff tucked away in these pages. Check out the whole lineup here.

Navigate Google Maps as Mario to celebrate Mar10 Day

- available in the latest Google Maps mobile apps starting today
- yellow “?” icon will appear next to destinations, which enables Mario to become the navigation arrow
- tap the “?” icon 100 times you’ll hear a 1-UP sound
- available for a week

Super Mario Run - content update for March 9th, 2018

The Gold Goomba Lite Event Revival!

Period available: March 9th to March 23rd, 2018.

Gold Goomba Lite is a version of the Gold Goombas event in which you have an easier chance to get certain in-game rewards and it's happening right now! Defeat Gold Goombas in World Tour to get some special items!

It's All About Mario Event

Period available: March 9th to March 12th, 2018

The items you can get from the Super Bonus Game of Remix 10 will feature only items related to Mario. This means you'll have a better chance of getting the Gold Running Mario Statue, and other Mario-related items!

Mario Tennis Ace and Switch Super Smash Bros. heading to Hong Kong and Taiwan

Following today's Nintendo Direct, it was announced that both Switch Super Smash Bros. and Mario Tennis Aces are going to release in Hong Kong and Taiwan. Both games will include Simplified and Traditional Chinese Language support. Switch Super Smash Bros. has been translated into “Nintendo Superstars Chaotic Brawl,” but it's still just a working title.