Modders Are Trying To Add Online Multiplayer To A Bunch Of Wii Games

The two brothers who hacked Mario Kart 8 are at it again, this time setting their sights on the original Wii console. The goal is to add online multiplayer to a number of Wii games. You can never get enough of that when it comes to Nintendo games! » 12/30/14 2:30pm 12/30/14 2:30pm

Starting today, Super Mario Galaxy 2, New Super Mario Bros. Wii and Wii Sports Resort are just $29.99 each. That's the value equivalent of paying $10 for a non-first-party Wii game. Imagine how cheap they'll be when the Wii U's successor has been out for almost a year! » 9/06/13 8:11am 9/06/13 8:11am

Who Needs Nintendo? Fans Make Their Own Mario Bros. Game

Back in 2011, I wrote about a project called Newer Super Mario Bros. Wii, in which a group of fans were making their own sequel/expansion for the Wii platformer. » 6/10/13 1:00am 6/10/13 1:00am

Can You Tell The Difference Between Wii Mario and Wii U Mario?

One of these screenshots above is from New Super Mario Bros. U. The other is for New Super Mario Bros. Wii. Move the slider back and forth to compare. Can you tell which is which? » 9/17/12 12:30pm 9/17/12 12:30pm

New Black Wii Bundle for America

Starting Oct. 23, Nintendo is releasing a black Wii bundle that includes New Super Mario Bros. Wii, a Super Mario Galaxy soundtrack CD, a black Wii-mote and Nunchuk. Yours for $149.99. » 10/11/11 8:35am 10/11/11 8:35am

Bedroom Coders Making New Super Mario Bros. Wii "Sequel"

If you're done playing New Super Mario Bros. Wii—released18 months ago so you may well be—you could always try the fan-made Newer Super Mario Bros. Wii. » 5/09/11 3:30am 5/09/11 3:30am

Super Pierre Bros. Oui Comes From An Alternate Dimension

Jon Defreest gives us a hilarious look at how the Mario Brothers franchise would be if it were based on French stereotypes instead of Italian. » 3/24/11 5:40pm 3/24/11 5:40pm

Belgian Postage Stamps Honor — New Super Mario Bros. Wii?

bpost, the postal service of Belgium, will put stamps featuring New Super Mario Bros. Wii on sale beginning Monday. Looks like it offers Mario with three different powerups, plus Yoshi. A sheet is €4,99. [via Polygonal Lawn, thanks Philip] » 1/15/11 7:00pm 1/15/11 7:00pm

Nintendo Holds The First Wii Olympics

Are you the best Wii gamer in the country? Nintendo gives you a chance to prove your mettle in the first-ever Wii Games: Summer 2010, and it all starts in the cradle of civilization: New Jersey. » 6/29/10 11:40am 6/29/10 11:40am

This Gaming Rig Has Four Tires, Multiport Fuel Injection

At least dad here doesn't look like a doofus flailing the Wiimote. He's still got the swervy hands and overbite that indicate the the guy was told to look like he's playing a video game, not actually play one. » 3/05/10 10:30pm 3/05/10 10:30pm

New Super Mario Bros. Wii Has Already Outsold Mario Galaxy

I'm not sure if this is sad or impressive - probably a bit of both - but New Super Mario Bros. Wii has, in a little over two months, already managed to outsell Nintendo's last Mario game, Super Mario Galaxy. » 1/22/10 1:30am 1/22/10 1:30am

Super Mario Bros Wii. Fastest Wii Title To Hit Three Million In Japan

Going on sale in Japan on December 3, 2009, Wii title New Super Mario Bros. Wii has sold over 3 million games. In Japan, that's not just fast for a Wii title, it's the fastest. » 1/19/10 6:30am 1/19/10 6:30am

NPD: New Super Mario Bros. Wii Stomps The Competition, More Than 2.8…

In December, New Super Mario Bros. Wii sold another 2.82 million copies to U.S. consumers, pushing the game past the 4 million mark in the United States, according to the NPD Group. That's the start of good news for Nintendo. » 1/14/10 7:00pm 1/14/10 7:00pm

Nintendo Had A Very Happy Holiday

In advance of next week's December NPD results, Nintendo is calling the holiday season a huge success, with U.S. huge Wii sales numbers in December and the DS lineup setting a record for most consoles sold during a calendar year. » 1/05/10 12:40pm 1/05/10 12:40pm