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  1. Review: Nintendo enters online shooter genre with 'Splatoon'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    ... at putting its own spin on fun. If you're a fan of racing titles, they produce some of the best -- "F-Zero" and "Mario Kart." Like flying games? They have you covered with "Pilotwings" and "Star Fox." And don't even get me started on platformers -- ...

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  2. Splatoon: Nintendo Finally Makes a Shooter, Only Not ReallyRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Wired

    ... weapons. (You'll probably want to buy the Amiibos anyway, since they look pretty great.) Like Nintendo's Mario Kart games, Splatoon seems engineered to let crappy players win sometimes. I say this because I won a lot of matches. Then again, I tend ...

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  3. Upcoming Isla Vista DIPA Festival will Quench Insatiable Hop CravingsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Daily Nexus

    ... with the purchase of a flight. Slices will be discounted for the entire day and Nintendo 64 Super Smash Bros. and Mario Kart will occur at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. respectively. If the N64 games are not a clear enough indication, Glover, who hopes that the ...

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  4. Zelda wedding at Pennsylvania GameStop held for Robert Piazza and Christa SlaytonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Mail

    Level up: Couple married during Zelda-themed wedding at video game store where they first met during Mario Kart tournament A Pennsylvania couple who decided to take things to the next were married in a Zelda-themed wedding at the video game store where they first hit the start button on their relationship. Robert Piazza and Christa Slayton met at a GameStop near Honesdale during a Mario Kart 8 tournament and he proposed to her at the store in October after deciding to step up his game.

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  5. 'Mad Max' gets a 'Mario Kart' makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Houston Chronicle

    "What Just Happened": Visual effects artist, Kris Sundberg, created an amazing trailer that combined "Mad Max" and "Mario Kart". Many of the additions from the Nintendo series are tiny details, but it's great to watch the video over and over trying to find all the little bits from the 64-bit game.

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  6. Now You See It: Couple holds Zelda-themed wedding at video game storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... of Zelda." You could say the video game store holds special meaning for the couple. They met there during a Mario Kart tournament early last year and Piazza also proposed at the game store. So it's only natural they decided to hold their nuptials ...

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  7. Couple Weds at Video Game StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    ... of Zelda." You could say the video game store holds special meaning for the couple. They met there during a Mario Kart tournament early last year and Piazza also proposed at the game store. So it's only natural they decided to hold their nuptials ...

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  8. Mario Kart: Fury Road Is The Best Mad Max Parody YetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Cinema Blend News

    Someone took the time to completely redo the Mad Max: Fury Road two minute trailer as a Mario Kart: Fury Road trailer. It's pretty badass and features a lot of replacement items in the trailer with Mario Kart -themed items and colors.

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  9. Life with Kids: The power of words and meaning of mooningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... for blurting a bad word while playing Nintendo. After all, it takes all my restraint not to swear when I crash in Mario Kart. I don't want my kids cursing all the time - we tell them depending on profanity is a failure of imagination - but there are ...

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  10. This 'Mad Max: Fury Road' And Mario Kart Mashup Works Way Better Than It ShouldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | MTV

    YouTube user Kris Sundberg recently posted a parody mashup between the " Mad Max: Fury Road " trailer and Mario Kart, and it is really, really impressive. Not only is Max reimagined as Mario, but animation from the game is seamlessly dropped into the gorgeous visuals of George Miller's film, and the soundtrack is reworked to combine the operatic key of "Fury Road" with the chirpy tones of the classic video game.

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  11. Mad Max: Fury Road Meets Mario Kart in New Parody TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Hypebeast.com

    Fans of Mad Max: Fury Road will enjoy this semi-comedic reinterpretation of the highly acclaimed film. Los Angeles-based filmmaker Kris Sundberg has taken the original trailer to the wildly popular blockbuster and transformed it into a go-kart race from Mario Kart .

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  12. 'Mario Kart: Fury Road' is the Mad Max mashup that needed to happen mostRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | CNET News.com

    Back in the 1990s, before everything was a first-person shooter, we played endless hours of Mario Kart to pass the time in the suburbs. And now that everyone is talking about "Mad Max: Fury Road," which is basically a neverending steampunk go-kart race blown up on the big screen, it seems only fitting that someone should create "Mario Kart: Fury Road."

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  13. The Mario Kart Parody of the Mad Max: Fury Road Trailer You Never Knew You NeededRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Time

    In a must-see two minutes for gamers and action movie fans, a trailer for Mad Max: Fury Road is transformed into a go-kart race from the video game Mario Kart . The video imagines what would happen if Nintendo and George Miller teamed up for the summer action flick of the century, complete with a rainbow road, the voice of Mario and clouds that look like "Thunder Clouds."

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  14. 'Mad Max' meets 'Mario Kart' in this rad mash-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Engadget

    Mad Max: Fury Road is already one of the year's best movies, but you know what was missing in all of director George Miller's gear grinding under the desert sun? Mario Kart 's banana peels and green shells. Check out the video below for a quick look at the mashup that'll almost positively never, ever happen: Chomp chains destroying dune-buggies, Bob-ombs attached to the kamikaze-like warboys' staffs and so, so, so much more mayhem than Nintendo would likely ever allow.

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  15. Mario Kart: Fury Road is the most essential mashup trailer of the yearRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Boy Genius

    Are you ready to see the best mashup of 2015? It's subtle, it's brilliant and it's one of those things that you'll never get out of your head after you watch it. Kris Sundberg, a VFX artist who worked on films such as Divergent and Into the Storm , has remade the Mad Max: Fury Road trailer with Mario Kart visual effects, and I think I've watched it a dozen times already.

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  16. Can Splatoon be Nintendo's next blockbuster?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | New York Daily News

    Splatoon will be released next week, on May 29. Last year, Nintendo released Mario Kart 8 was released on May 29. It's hard not to see the significance of this. A year ago, Nintendo released the latest iteration of one of its storied franchises in late May, using it as a summer-long selling point.

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  17. Daily Deals: White Xbox One, Pac-Man, 64GB SD Card for $24Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | IGN

    ... now Target will sell you a red one (synergy!) with Yoshi's New Island for $90. The 2DS is normally $130 with Mario Kart 7, or $110 without a game, so Target's offering is quite nice. If you haven't seen Whiplash yet, you basically have no excuse ...

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  18. Mario Kart, Mad Max Mash Up Works Way Better Than It ShouldRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Kotaku

    Let's thank the cinematic genius sundbergkr for YouTubing what we were all thinking: that a Mad Max: Fury Road version of Mario Kart would be spectacular. Still need convincing? Watch the trailer for Mario Kart: Fury Road and try telling me it's not the greatest thing ever: I hope Nintendo's paying attention.

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  19. Madden Nfl 10 - Fumble Meter Follow UpRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Captain Thunder's NASCAR News

    ... You can also customize your car driver. It takes the idea behind Little Big Planet and applies it for you to some Mario Kart-style racer," said Joe. Download Wii games is really a good feature - not only to save a good bit of money, in addition much ...

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  20. Daily Deals: The White Xbox One Is Back, 3DS Games Sale, Firefly $15Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | IGN

    The Nintendo 2DS is the cheapest way to get in on the 3DS's massive library of great games, and right now Target will sell you a red one with Yoshi's New Island for $90. The 2DS is normally $130 with Mario Kart 7, or $110 without a game, so Target's offering is quite nice.

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