Posts Tagged ‘Super Mario Bros’


Mario cafes open in Japan this summer

2015 at 02:00 pm by admin | Comments Off


Video game company Nintendo’s mascot Mario, one of the most popular characters in the world, will soon be celebrating his 30th anniversary, and Nintendo is planning on celebrating it in a big way with the launch of several limited-time cafes across Japan later this month! In a collaboration with Tower Records, Nintendo will open these cafes, titled “Super Mario Bros x Tower Records Cafe”, in Shibuya, Omotesandou, and Ebisu. Each of these cafes will serve customers a selection of limited-edition Mario-themed foods and refreshments, along with one of 8 complimentary collectables with each purchase.


On top of a shared menu, each location will have its own unique themed dish, urging fans to visit all three locations for the full experience. the Shibuya location will offer a Blooper Squid Ink Pasta, while the Ebisu location will serve a spicy Koopa Taco Rice. Finally, the Omotesandou cafe will host a Super Star-shaped omelet rice dish! Each cafe will only be open for a limited time, with the Shibuya cafe opening from June 23rd to July 1st, and the Omotesandou and Ebisu locations opening from June 22nd to July 5th.


Mario joins forces with Puzzle & Dragons

2015 at 01:44 pm by admin | Comments Off


Popular smartphone game franchise Puzzle & Dragons has announced a brand new game for the Nintendo 3DS series, which will feature Mario and friends! The game, titled “Puzzle & Dragons Super Mario Bros. Edition”, will feature classic Mario characters and enemies, and will gear the iconic puzzle gameplay to fit into the Mario universe, including adding an overworld map and new mechanics. Puzzle & Dragons is a puzzle-based collection RPG game, in which players line up rows of blocks to do battle with and collect monsters. While the Puzzle & Dragons series is known for partnering up with a variety of companies to create exclusive character-based collectibles from franchises like Dragon Ball, Hello Kitty, Evangelion, Hunter x Hunter, Fist of the North Star, and more, this will be the first unique Puzzle & Dragons game based entirely on a collaborative effort. The game is scheduled to release in Japan on April 29th, with no current news on an overseas release.