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Mario Segale, the Inspiration Behind Nintendo’s ‘Super Mario,’ Dies at 84

Mario Segale, the namesake behind the famous mustachioed protagonist of Nintendo’s iconic video game franchise, has died at age 84. Read More >>

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Shigeru Miyamoto Designed Original Mario Bros Levels on Graph Paper

There's no escaping it. Last night's Nintendo "Digital Event" E3 presentation was stunningly disappointing as the company seemed to forget to announce any significant new games. But there was one bright spot: when talking about Mario Maker, the Wii U title that will let players build 8-bit style levels for Nintendo's mascot, we got to see how it all began for Mario creator Shigeru Miyamoto. Read More >>