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Seeing Super Mario Maker in Real Life Will Make You Glad You Don’t Live in a Video Game

You probably never stop to think about just how nightmarish the Mushroom Kingdom is while playing any of the Super Mario games. But this real-life version of Super Mario Maker really puts things into perspective. If this is what a plumber’s life really is like, it’s far more intense than just fixing pipes and unclogging drains. [YouTube via The Awesomer] Read More >>

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Watch Miyamato Explain How Super Mario Bros. Iconic World 1-1 Was Made

The falling waves of Space Invaders and the paddles of Pong aside, is there a more instantly-recognisable level in all of gaming than that of the original Super Mario Bros. World 1-1? The opening stage of Mario's first home console outing, it set the benchmark not only for all Mario games to come, but acted as a blueprint for many platform and action games of the future. Read More >>