News items tagged with super mario odyssey

October Will Be a Terrific (And Disastrous) Month

October Will Be a Terrific (And Disastrous) Month

The holiday games release schedule is always jam-packed but this year the month of October is particularly chocked full of high profile sequels and releases from major gaming franchises. Assuming that...

By Jasmine Henry on 19 July 2018
Nintendo Switch Launch Guide: What You Need to Know

Nintendo Switch Launch Guide: What You Need to Know

Updated 2/24/2017 Here is everything you need to know about the launch of Nintendo’s upcoming Nintendo Switch console, including its price, release date, launch lineup of games, and more. On January...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 July 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Wins Big at DICE Awards 2018

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Wins Big at DICE Awards 2018

After losing its way with the Wii U, Nintendo has once again caught lightning in a bottle with its latest innovation in the Nintendo Switch. The console’s strong start was helped in many ways by the o...

By Derek Nichols on 19 July 2018
The Game Awards 2017 Nominees Revealed

The Game Awards 2017 Nominees Revealed

Nominees for The Game Awards‘ annual event were published today, featuring 5-6 nominees in 29 different categories including genre awards, eSports awards, and Game of the Year. Unsurprisingly, two of...

By Rory Young on 18 July 2018
Why Nintendo Switch is Succeeding Where Wii U Failed

Why Nintendo Switch is Succeeding Where Wii U Failed

Despite the massive success of the Wii, Nintendo was struggling to sell consumers on the Wii U, and that, combined with a slow start...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 June 2018
Super Mario Odyssey Does Not Have a Hub World

Super Mario Odyssey Does Not Have a Hub World

Super Mario Odyssey will not include a hub world, a staple feature of most 3D Mario games since Super Mario 64 in 1996. Nintendo producer Yoshiaki Koizumi spoke about the upcoming platforming game...

By Rory Young on 20 May 2018
Super Mario Odyssey Getting New Game Mode for Free

Super Mario Odyssey Getting New Game Mode for Free

If you played Super Mario Odyssey, then you likely noticed the countless nods to past games, including a few familiar faces. One major character that didn’t even make an appearance was poor, neglec...

By Curt Hutson on 16 May 2018
BAFTA 2018 Round Up: All the Winners and Losers

BAFTA 2018 Round Up: All the Winners and Losers

The 14th British Academy Games Awards took place this week, with What Remains of Edith Finch taking the top prize, while Hellblade took home four awards.

By James Lynch on 19 April 2018
Watch Super Mario Odyssey's New Donk City World

Watch Super Mario Odyssey's New Donk City World

With Super Mario Odyssey‘s October 2017 launch not long from now, fans of the forthcoming Nintendo Switch title are surely trying to sink their teeth into as much gameplay footage as possible in or...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 March 2018
Super Mario Odyssey Teases Underwater Level?

Super Mario Odyssey Teases Underwater Level?

With Super Mario Odyssey less than three months out before its highly-anticipated October 2017 launch, fans are looking forward to every little piece of information related to the upcoming Nintendo...

By Alexander Pan on 21 March 2018
Nintendo, Mario Top E3 2017 Game Critics Awards Winners

Nintendo, Mario Top E3 2017 Game Critics Awards Winners

Not long ago, the E3 2017 Game Critics Awards’ nominee list was revealed, and now it has been declared that the forthcoming Nintendo Switch titles Super Mario Odyssey and Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Ba...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 March 2018
How Long Does Super Mario Odyssey Take to Beat?

How Long Does Super Mario Odyssey Take to Beat?

Super Mario Odyssey has been available for a couple of days now, and it is taking the gaming industry by storm. Earning enough perfect scores to make it the new highest-rated game to date, it’s saf...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Super Mario Odyssey: How to Get Jump Rope Genius Moon

Super Mario Odyssey: How to Get Jump Rope Genius Moon

With well over 600 Power Moons spread across its numerous kingdoms, Super Mario Odyssey has no shortage of challenges for players to conquer. Some of these Power Moons are easy to acquire, but othe...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Super Mario Odyssey: Miyamoto Had New Donk City Worries

Super Mario Odyssey: Miyamoto Had New Donk City Worries

When Super Mario Odyssey was originally announced for the Switch with a jubilant and colorful reveal trailer, fans were incredibly excited for the new game starring the Big N’s main mascot, but the...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 March 2018
Super Mario Odyssey Review

Super Mario Odyssey Review

The realization that I was hooked first hit me after collecting my 40th Power Moon in a single world. Apparently I’d spent 15 hours playing the game on my Switch by that point, but time flew as I e...

By Riley Little on 03 February 2018
Mario Odyssey Speed Runs Have Created Weird Record

Mario Odyssey Speed Runs Have Created Weird Record

Super Mario Odyssey speedruns have taken a turn for the sensual. No longer is it about getting to the end or collecting all the moons as quickly as possible; it’s about getting to see Mario’s nippl...

By Olivia Falk on 14 January 2018
Game Rant's Best Games of E3 2017

Game Rant's Best Games of E3 2017

Despite the reveal of a new Microsoft console, E3 2017 turned out to be a year that was all about the games. Microsoft showcased over 40 titles during its presentation and Sony and the other big hi...

By Denny Connolly on 28 December 2017
Super Mario Cereal with Amiibo Support Announced

Super Mario Cereal with Amiibo Support Announced

Kelloggs and Nintendo have confirmed the news that a Super Mario-themed cereal will release as soon as December 11th. A leak from earlier this week showed off the now-confirmed Super Mario Cereal b...

By Rory Young on 03 December 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Gets the Honest Trailer Treatment

Super Mario Odyssey Gets the Honest Trailer Treatment

Since its launch, Super Mario Odyssey has earned widespread critical acclaim, and stands as one of the highest-rated video games ever made. Considering the game’s massive popularity, it’s no surpri...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 November 2017
Weird Super Mario Odyssey Glitch Lets Players Cheat

Weird Super Mario Odyssey Glitch Lets Players Cheat

One of the more addicting little mini-games in Super Mario Odyssey takes place in New Donk City and sees everyone’s favorite ex-plumber attempting to beat the jump rope high scores of other players...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 25 November 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: 5 Craziest Captures in the Game

Super Mario Odyssey: 5 Craziest Captures in the Game

Super Mario Odyssey has made quite the impact on the gaming community, selling millions of copies mere days after its release and earning unprecedented critical acclaim. Many reviewers have praised...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 November 2017
Super Mario Run is Getting Super Mario Odyssey DLC

Super Mario Run is Getting Super Mario Odyssey DLC

Nintendo is introducing Super Mario Odyssey-themed content to Super Mario Run players for a limited time, as part of a crossover promotional campaign. For the next few weeks and until the end of Nove...

By Curt Hutson on 14 November 2017
Mario Odyssey is the Fastest Selling Mario Game in US

Mario Odyssey is the Fastest Selling Mario Game in US

The numbers are in, and it’s official: Super Mario Odyssey has become the fastest selling Mario game in the United States. Since its announcement back in January, the hype surrounding Super Mario Ody...

By Olivia Falk on 06 November 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: How to Get Coins Fast

Super Mario Odyssey: How to Get Coins Fast

Super Mario Odyssey has released to unprecedented critical acclaim, becoming the highest-rated video game to date in the process. One reason why many reviewers have heaped praise on Mario’s latest...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 November 2017
What Super Mario Odyssey Power Moons Unlock

What Super Mario Odyssey Power Moons Unlock

Last week saw the release of Super Mario Odyssey, the latest adventure for Nintendo’s flagship character and his first on the Switch. Mario is once again tasked with saving Princess Peach from Bows...

By Curt Hutson on 02 November 2017
What Each Super Mario Odyssey Amiibo Unlocks In-Game

What Each Super Mario Odyssey Amiibo Unlocks In-Game

As with the majority of Nintendo games these days, Super Mario Odyssey allows players to use Amiibo in-game to acquire a little bonus content. Just like in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild,...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 31 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: Where to Find Yoshi

Super Mario Odyssey: Where to Find Yoshi

Nintendo’s big day is here at long last, and Super Mario Odyssey is now being played on devices all around the world, in both handheld format and on tv screens. Now that gamers everywhere are comin...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 30 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: How Coins Work

Super Mario Odyssey: How Coins Work

The first Mario platformer for the Nintendo Switch has finally arrived. Super Mario Odyssey launches today and gives Nintendo fans a very new and different gameplay experience than the most recent...

By Denny Connolly on 29 October 2017
How Co-Op Works in Super Mario Odyssey

How Co-Op Works in Super Mario Odyssey

Another Nintendo Minute released this week that focuses on co-op play in Super Mario Odyssey. In the video, Kit and Krysta explore the Wooded Kingdom while demonstrating how two people can play tog...

By Curt Hutson on 24 October 2017
Call of Duty: WW2 is Most Anticipated Game of Holiday 2017

Call of Duty: WW2 is Most Anticipated Game of Holiday 2017

Nielsen Media Research releases its survey data to determine the most anticipated video games for holiday 2017, with Call of Duty: WW2 earning the top spot.

By Dalton Cooper on 19 October 2017
Fans are Already Speedrunning Super Mario Odyssey Demo

Fans are Already Speedrunning Super Mario Odyssey Demo

Nintendo’s highly-anticipated Super Mario Odyssey may not be available to purchase until the end of the month, but that’s not stopping dedicated fans from getting a head start when it comes to spee...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 18 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Receives First Perfect Score Review

Super Mario Odyssey Receives First Perfect Score Review

As if it needed to be said, the video game publisher and developer Nintendo’s forthcoming platform title Super Mario Odyssey for the Switch is easily one of the most highly anticipated games of hol...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 October 2017
Mario Dances In Super Mario Odyssey Musical Trailer

Mario Dances In Super Mario Odyssey Musical Trailer

We’ve seen Mario do a lot of things over the years, but dancing is a new one. The latest Super Mario Odyssey trailer is musical feast for the eyes and ears that show Mario and Cappy cutting a rug t...

By Curt Hutson on 15 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Footage Reveals New Boss Battle

Super Mario Odyssey Footage Reveals New Boss Battle

Now just weeks from the release of its latest AAA title, Nintendo seems to have no issue with revealing more gameplay for the upcoming Super Mario Odyssey, giving us a look at an ice-themed stage a...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 12 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Makes Major Change to Gameplay

Super Mario Odyssey Makes Major Change to Gameplay

Back at E3 2017, Nintendo revealed that its upcoming Super Mario Odyssey would be getting rid of the classic ‘lives’ system, instead punishing players for dying by having them lose a small amount o...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 07 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Gameplay Shows Seaside Kingdom

Super Mario Odyssey Gameplay Shows Seaside Kingdom

Since E3 a few months ago, Nintendo has devoted most of its time and marketing around one of the biggest first party Switch titles in 2017, Super Mario Odyssey. The ambitious title appears to be th...

By Derek Nichols on 01 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: Nintendo Reveals Brand New World

Super Mario Odyssey: Nintendo Reveals Brand New World

Another Nintendo Direct aired today that focused on the Switch and 3DS. To close things out, Nintendo gave viewers a broader look at the various worlds found in Super Mario Odyssey, including one s...

By Curt Hutson on 18 September 2017
Mario Is Not A Plumber Anymore

Mario Is Not A Plumber Anymore

Over the years, Mario is a character that has worn many hats. The Super Mario Odyssey star has been a monkey-fighting carpenter, a kart racer, a doctor, a sports star, and more, but outside of his...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 September 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Gameplay Highlights New Donk City

Super Mario Odyssey Gameplay Highlights New Donk City

It’s been a great year for Nintendo so far, as its latest console, the Switch, has been a massive success thanks in large part to monthly AAA releases like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild,...

By Derek Nichols on 10 September 2017
Nintendo's Gamescom Plans Include Mario and Metroid

Nintendo's Gamescom Plans Include Mario and Metroid

Touted as the European equivalent of E3, gamescom 2017 is set to feature some of the year’s biggest upcoming games. Many of the industry’s heavy hitters will be showing games at this year’s show in...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 August 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Removes Sombrero Mario from Box Art

Super Mario Odyssey Removes Sombrero Mario from Box Art

Now that the upcoming Super Mario Odyssey has its official ESRB rating, Nintendo has released updated box art for the game. But some fans have noticed that the new box art doesn’t just replace the...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 August 2017
Super Mario Odyssey is First Mario Game Rated E10+

Super Mario Odyssey is First Mario Game Rated E10+

At E3 2017, Nintendo went all in on Super Mario Odyssey, dressing its booth as if it were taken right from New Donk City. Fans also got an extended look at areas in the game and learned of brand ne...

By Derek Nichols on 04 August 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Koopa Troopa Moon Challenge

Super Mario Odyssey Koopa Troopa Moon Challenge

New direct feed footage of Super Mario Odyssey gameplay involving a small Moon-rewarding challenge was put online today. Nintendo Wor...

By Rory Young on 21 July 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Trailer Recreated in Dark Souls

Super Mario Odyssey Trailer Recreated in Dark Souls

As the hype builds for Nintendo’s upcoming console-seller Super Mario Odyssey, one fan has combined their passion for the platformer...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 17 July 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Has No Game Over Screen

Super Mario Odyssey Has No Game Over Screen

Super Mario Odyssey will not have a game over state, Nintendo confirms. The company has been steadily revealing more and more informa...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 July 2017
10 Most Anticipated Games of E3 2017

10 Most Anticipated Games of E3 2017

E3 is always one of the most exciting times of the year for gamers, and E3 2017 should be no exception. Kicking off this Saturday, Ju...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 July 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Delivers 60 FPS on Nintendo Switch

Super Mario Odyssey Delivers 60 FPS on Nintendo Switch

While Nintendo may have had the shortest press conference of E3 2017, many regard the company has having one of the best for focusing...

By Derek Nichols on 23 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Could Feature Donkey Kong Cameo

Super Mario Odyssey Could Feature Donkey Kong Cameo

Nintendo gave fans a very in-depth view of Super Mario Odyssey during its E3 2017 showcase, revealing everything from new Amiibo to t...

By John Jacques on 23 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Multiplayer Confirmed by Nintendo

Super Mario Odyssey Multiplayer Confirmed by Nintendo

Having revealed a new Super Mario Odyssey trailer earlier today, along with new gameplay details, Nintendo is going all out on hyping...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 June 2017
E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Hands-On Preview

E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Hands-On Preview

Although a lot of the focus around Super Mario Odyssey coming out of E3 2017 is centered on the hat mechanic, which lets players cont...

By Anthony Taormina on 20 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Co-op Play Revealed

Super Mario Odyssey Co-op Play Revealed

E3 2017 has proved to be an important one for Nintendo, with the company taking a lot of time to show off Super Mario Odyssey. The ga...

By Rob Gordon on 20 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Amiibo Figures Revealed at E3 2017

Super Mario Odyssey Amiibo Figures Revealed at E3 2017

As expected, Mario made an appearance at Nintendo Spotlight during this year’s E3. The company revealed more details about Super Mari...

By AJ Caulfield on 19 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Name Explained

Super Mario Odyssey Name Explained

In Nintendo’s E3 2017 Digital Event, the company took the gaming community on a whirlwind tour through a number of huge video game an...

By Rob Gordon on 17 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: Coins Can Be Used For Currency

Super Mario Odyssey: Coins Can Be Used For Currency

Nintendo’s E3 2017 presentation was definitely a contender for the strongest this year, with reveals of titles like Metroid Prime 4 a...

By Cody Gravelle on 15 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Doesn't Punish Harshly for Dying

Super Mario Odyssey Doesn't Punish Harshly for Dying

As part of its E3 2017 press conference, Nintendo revealed a brand new Super Mario Odyssey gameplay trailer. But post-presser, the co...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 June 2017
Rumor Patrol: Super Mario Odyssey Arrives In November?

Rumor Patrol: Super Mario Odyssey Arrives In November?

The Nintendo Switch has proven to be a hot commodity, selling out at stores and online almost as fast as it can be stocked. While ret...

By Derek Nichols on 01 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey is Nintendo's 2nd Most Popular Vid

Super Mario Odyssey is Nintendo's 2nd Most Popular Vid

With the launch of the Nintendo Switch, gamers worldwide are excitedly jumping into the console’s most exciting title, The Legend of...

By Boston Blake on 25 March 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Announced for Nintendo Switch

Super Mario Odyssey Announced for Nintendo Switch

Mario is back in a big way on the Nintendo Switch, as Nintendo announces that an open-world, sandbox title called Super Mario Odyssey is coming by the end of 2017. The Nintendo Switch Prese...

By Cody Gravelle on 21 January 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Designed for 'Core' Gamers

Super Mario Odyssey Designed for 'Core' Gamers

Upcoming Nintendo Switch game Super Mario Odyssey is designed for “core” gamers and people who “like action games” reveals famed game designer Shigeru Miyamoto. One of the biggest (and most...

By Jasmine Henry on 19 January 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Meets GTA 4

Super Mario Odyssey Meets GTA 4

One gaming fan creates a bizarre, yet hilarious video combining elements from Nintendo’s Super Mario Odyssey reveal trailer with Rockstar Games’ Grand Theft Auto 4. Earlier this week, Ninte...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 January 2017
Nintendo Switch: 5 Most Exciting Games in 2017

Nintendo Switch: 5 Most Exciting Games in 2017

Nintendo announced numerous games releasing for the Nintendo Switch in 2017, but these five stand out as the most exciting games coming to the new console this year. While Nintendo spent a...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 January 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Will Be at E3 2017

Super Mario Odyssey Will Be at E3 2017

Nintendo officially confirms that its forthcoming video game for the Switch console, Super Mario Odyssey, is going to be present at E3 2017 this summer. Without a doubt, one of the most exc...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 January 2017
Head of Xbox Reveals His Opinion on Super Mario Odyssey

Head of Xbox Reveals His Opinion on Super Mario Odyssey

Head of Xbox, Phil Spencer, sounds off on what he thought about Nintendo’s reveal of Super Mario Odyssey, the Nintendo Switch, and Breath of the Wild. When the Nintendo Switch was first rev...

By Weston Albert on 14 January 2017