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Nintendo: ‘Super Mario Kart’ Was Originally An ‘F-Zero’ Multiplayer Mode
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Nintendo: ‘Super Mario Kart’ Was Originally An ‘F-Zero’ Multiplayer Mode

The original Mario Kart was initially conceived as a multiplayer prototype for SNES launch title F-Zero, and had nothing to do with Mario or karts.

In a new interview with Retro Gamer (via GamesRadar), original development team members Shigeru Miyamoto, Hideki Konno, and Tadashi Sugiyama revealed that the fast-paced single player racer F-Zero eventually morphed into 1992’s Super Mario Kart.… Read the rest

REPORT: Nintendo To Release SNES Classic Edition This Year
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REPORT: Nintendo To Release SNES Classic Edition This Year

The gaming industry was shocked to discover last week that Nintendo had discontinued their hugely successful, but tough-to-find NES Classic Edition, but it turns out there may have been a method to the company’s madness after all.

According to a new report from Eurogamer, Nintendo discontinued the NES Classic because they plan to replace it with the SNES Classic Edition later this year.… Read the rest