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Games News

A First-Person Adventure Is One of the Coolest Mario Maker Levels Yet

They somehow pulled this off using tools meant for a platformer. It must be seen to be believed.
Patrick Klepek
Games News

Clever ‘Mario Maker’ Fan Adds Desperately Missed Feature: World Maps

It requires jumping through a few hoops, but it's worth it.
Patrick Klepek
Games Features

20-Second Gauntlets of Death Are the Hottest Trend in 'Mario Maker'

The best part is, you don't have to be an expert to beat them!
Patrick Klepek
Games News

Internal Nintendo Memo Instructs Customer Service to Fix ‘Joy-Con Drift’ for Free

The company will repair devices free of charge, even outside of the warranty period.
Patrick Klepek
Games News

Nintendo Deleted a Very Popular ‘Mario Maker 2' Stage Without Explanation

This happened all the time with the original 'Mario Maker,' but the hope was Nintendo might have learned some lessons.
Patrick Klepek
Games Reviews

'BOXBOY! + BOXGIRL!' = A Never-Too-Frustrating Delight

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Natalie Watson
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' Glitch Creates a Gazillion Waluigis

Is this cursed, or blessed?
Jordan Pearson

Nintendo Sues Californian for Selling Modded NES Classic and Switch Hacks

This week Nintendo filed a lawsuit against Mikel Euskaldunak, who allegedly offered tools to help people run pirated games on their Nintendo Switch, as well as sold NES Classic consoles preloaded with more games.
Joseph Cox

CYBER Podcast: Inside the Messy World of Nintendo Switch Hacking

Learn how games like 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' get pirated.
Motherboard Staff
Nintendo Switch

How Pirated Versions of ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’ Leaked Weeks Before Release

“As far as Switch games go this is the biggest ever,” one Switch piracy community member said.
Joseph Cox

'Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu' Is the Console RPG I Desperately Wanted 20 Years Ago

Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Eevee have been called a dumbed-down version of Pokémon for beginners. Instead, it's an amazing re-entry point for old fans.
Jason Koebler
The Weakest Link

Inside the Messy, Dark Side of Nintendo Switch Piracy

Doxing rivals, stealing each other’s files, and poking around Nintendo’s servers are all a normal part of the ballooning Nintendo Switch hacking and piracy scenes.
Joseph Cox