Nintendo's latest proves there are still ways to make the act of making Mario jump feel exciting all over again.
The cynical answer, according to analysts and one developer, is likely the correct one: it's to juice game sales.
It's not an entirely successful experiment, but having a totally different way to experience Mario is a welcome one.
A tremendous mashup of hard-as-nails action and innovative storytelling in a package that, normally, would turn a lot of people off.
It's rare games from India are given the platform 'Raji: An Ancient Epic' received at a recent Nintendo Direct, but the path there was long.
It's now becoming a pattern for the company to announced a port, and then remove a way to buy the old game.
Nintendo's latest is a terrific adventure game trapped inside a crummy JRPG.
You might think manipulating a circle is no big deal, but you haven't met me, the person who hates shapes.
It's been long enough that Nintendo wasn't even fully sure how to help the 'Shakedown: Hawaii' developer release the game.
You'll be able to take pictures of Primarina, Scorbunny, and even the enormous Wailord.
‘Jump Rope Challenge’ asks you to take a few minutes everyday to work on your physical health.
The gestures are small, but the solidarity is huge.