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  1. Review: 'Super Smash Bros.' does franchise proudRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... Age" who will fight on a player's behalf. Those are helpful, but the game-changing power-up (think Blue Shell in "Mario Kart") is a Smash Ball that lets players unleash a Final Smash, an ultimate attack that can knock multiple opponents off the ...

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  2. New Game: Antz Extreme RacingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | MobyGames

    Antz Extreme Racing is a Mario Kart -style kart racing game based on the 1998 animated film. Compared to the console version , the GBA title has its own tracks and modes and displays the tracks through "Mode 7"-style 2D scaling and rotation.

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  3. Review: Smash Bros. 3DS is a surprisingly good imitation of the real thingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Ars Technica

    ... the games have regularly ranked at or near the top of all-time sales lists for their respective consoles. Like Mario Kart , they often serve as important system-sellers that prompt additional sales bumps for the back catalogue. This time around, ...

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  4. Giant Bombcast 09/30/2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | GiantBomb.com

    ... and how to survive the apocalypse. Not even the earth shaking beneath our feet can stop us from talking about bad Mario Kart tournaments, Infamous: First Light, the feasibility of Star Citizen, the Amazon/Twitch deal, Smash Bros. leaks, and another ...

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  5. Realistic racer Assetto Corsa takes a lap on Rainbow RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Joystiq

    Thanks to Italian developer Kunos Simulazioni, racing sim Assetto Corsa features some of the world's most famous race tracks. Now, thanks to a dedicated fan, the game also offers access to Mario Kart staple Rainbow Road.

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  6. 8 of the Most Notorious Video Game Exploits of All TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | IGN

    ... are still finding unique ways to exploit this granddad of console gaming. The most recognizable track in the Mario Kart series, and arguably the hardest, Rainbow Road has appeared in many iterations of Nintendo's flagship racing series. While they ...

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  7. Most Popular of September 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | WTVY Dothan

    ... Dakota not only got early snow in September, but it was a record-breaking event dating back over 125 years! Super Mario Kart Anniversary - On September 1, 1992, Super Mario Kart was released for the Super Nintendo in the US. The game would be a hit, ...

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  8. Octane RacewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2012 | Phoenix New Times

    ... yet. Attendees can enjoy sixteen hours of taco-tainment from... Carefully put down the Nintendo controller. Your Mario Kart addiction is officially uncool. Yeah, we know it's super fun and that you're really good at Grand Prix mode. Shut up. Instead ...

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  9. 6 of the best 16-Bit game soundtracks you need to hearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Business News

    ... Nintendo probably didn't realize the scale of the beast they were about to unleash into the world in 1992's Super Mario Kart. The game was so much fun and such a breath of fresh air that it's not only fondly remembered as a classic, but has now ...

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  10. 3DS Smash Bros. Is an Exhilarating Return to ExcellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Wired

    ... off. If you take one thing away from my story, let it be this: The beetle is bullshit. This is not like Super Mario Kart in which the Blue Shell is a part of the game that we all dislike but manage to accept. The beetle is the devil's handiwork. It ...

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  11. Mario Kart 8 B Dasher video brings back Mario's mad movesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Joystiq

    It's baaack . The B Dasher returns to the Mario Kart franchise in North America with Mario Kart 8 's first DLC pack, due to launch in November.

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  12. 125 Years of NintendoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Wall Street Journal

    ... home console, the flagging WiiU, got a shot in the arm this year due to high sales of the company's popular Mario Kart series. As Nintendo looks to the future with new models of the 3DS, the successor to the DS released in 2011, these franchises ...

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  13. Mario Kart 8's November DLC Includes Return of B DasherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | AusGamers

    ... a spin on PC and finds out just what the life simulator has to offer. Nintendo has confirmed the return of one of Mario Kart's more iconic designs. The B Dasher, which made its first appearance in Mario Kart DS (and was featured on the cover) will ...

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  14. The B Dasher returns to Mario Kart 8 as DLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Computer And Video Games

    Nintendo has confirmed that the B Dasher vehicle will make a return to the race track as part of an upcoming Mario Kart 8 DLC pack. "The quick B Dasher kart returns in Mario Kart 8 and will be in the 1st DLC pack," said Nintendo via Twitter with the below image attached.

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  15. Mario Kart 8 DLC revives the plumber's trusty B Dasher kartRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Joystiq

    American gamers haven't seen the aerodynamic B Dasher kart since its debut in Mario Kart DS , but that's about to change thanks to Nintendo's burgeoning Mario Kart 8 DLC plans. "The quick B Dasher kart returns in Mario Kart 8 and will be in the 1st DLC pack," reads a tweet from Nintendo of America.

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  16. Teens have fun gaming at the Bainbridge Public LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | Bainbridge Island

    ... 2 to 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 22. The group will go low-tech with board games and hi-tech with the Wii and PS3. Play Mario Kart, Super Smash Bros, Wii Sports, Little Big Planet and more. All video games are rated Teen and under. We encourage an open ...

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  17. Glow sticks and black lights abound at Davis campus game nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | The WSU Signpost

    ... Friday. Two floors of the D3 building were devoted to the game night, with video game competitions of "Halo," "Mario Kart," "Mortal Kombat 2" and "Call of Duty" conducted in various rooms. "When I was a sophomore at NUAMES, we had a huge game ...

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  18. Nintendo brings huge line-up to EGX LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Eurogamer

    ... Super Smash Bros. keyrings. Elsewhere, our friends at Nintendo Life are helping to host the grand final of the Mario Kart 8 Championship 2014 tournament at 2pm on the Saturday. Participants will walk away with Mario trophies, first-party games and ...

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  19. New Game: El Chavo KartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | MobyGames

    ... r up to four players can race against each other. The game has bright visuals and a drifting style similar to the Mario Kart games. There are no game credits on file for this release of the game. Everything in MobyGames is contributable by users.

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  20. The Small, Weird Way Nintendo Changed Mario Kart 8's Online MultiplayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Kotaku

    ... new online ranking system. Now that it has, some players are left feeling confused and upset. If you're playing Mario Kart 8 regularly and didn't notice any major sea-change over the past few weeks, don't worry. You're not alone. Nintendo didn't say ...

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