Let's Rank Super Mario Platformers, From Worst to Best

Doctor, motorist, golfer, hotel guest, party animal - over the years we've seen Mario take on many different forms. While he started his gaming career as a Gorilla abusing carpenter, the mustachioed Italian always seems to shine the brightest when he plays the part of the hero. » 12/08/14 10:03am 12/08/14 10:03am

An Amazing Glitch That Makes Super Mario World Way Easier

Ever heard of the "cloud glitch" in Super Mario World? It's a technique that allows you to spawn a usable Lakitu cloud in your item box, which you can then use to speed through the game. Heck, the glitch even allows you to skip some of the animations in the final Bowser fight, peculiarly enough. » 7/08/14 7:30pm 7/08/14 7:30pm

This Centuries-Old Musical Instrument Sounds Exactly Like Super Mario

Listen to this young girl playing her sheng, a Chinese instrument invented thousands of years ago. The woodwind may be ancient, but the sound is pure 1980s nostalgia—it's the Super Mario Brothers theme, right down to the sounds of Mario collecting coins and mushrooms. Amazing! » 2/22/14 2:02pm 2/22/14 2:02pm