Emulator lets you turn NES games 3D

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Super Mario Bros and other classic games can be run through 3DNes, a nifty 3D emulator. Read the rest

Gorgeous original composition made in Super Mario Paint

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There's something hauntingly beautiful in the deceptively simple Please Come To Me, composed in Super Mario Paint. Read the rest

Super Mario being Super Bad: Epic compilation of edited fail videos

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“Super Bad Mario” is a YouTube series of internet “fail videos” edited and compiled with the titular character from the Super Mario Bros. game, being his mischievous little self.

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How to make great levels in Nintendo's Mario Maker

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Level design is its own kind of playful art: part theatre and part architecture, you’re making spaces to challenge and delight other people.

Oh, super! Mario is slowly becoming self-aware via AI

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A front-runner for People’s Choice Award at this year's AI Video Competition is Mario Lives! The University of Tübingen project is working to make video game character Mario self-aware. He's not there yet, but they are taking tiny steps. Read the rest

Super Mario brought to life with 7,000 post-it notes (video)

[Video Link] The Final Cut King (Web, Facebook) brings Mario to life with with thousands of Post It Notes in this stop-motion animated video. Read the rest

Super Mario marching band at Carnival in Rio

Here's a bloco (a marching-band) at Rio's Carnival performing the Super Mario soundtrack, complete with Mario-themed signs, dancing, and enormous verve.

Super Mario Bloco em Santa! (Thanks, igorz!) Read the rest