SUPER MARIO BROS. MOVIE IN THE WORKS

A new Super Mario Bros. movie is in the works! The WSJ reports Nintendo and Illumination Entertainment, the studio behind the Despicable Me movies, are developing a new Mario animated film for the big screen. The report states the two companies have been in negotiations for a year, which also includes Universal Pictures (as Universal funds and distributes Illumination’s movies). The deal came together partly because of Nintendo and Universal's partnership ...
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MARIO, “NO LONGER A PLUMER!”

Here's a story from the "You Gotta Be Flushing Kiddin' Me!" File... Mario is no longer a plumber, Nintendo says! What?! Nintendo mascot and iconic video game character Mario is no longer considered a plumber, the company has announced. Nintendo announced that Mario has left behind plumbing in a newly updated profile of the character located on the game maker's Japanese site. "All around sporty, whether it's tennis or baseball, soccer or car racing, [Mario] does everything cool. As a mat...
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