Tag: Mario

Mario Jorge Machado of Euratex on leading Europe’s clothing industry towards a more sustainable model

Recently elected President of the European textile and clothing industry confederation Euratex, Mario Jorge Machado was in Paris this week to meet industry leaders. On the occasion of the Première Vision Paris trade show, the industrialist, who is also President of the Portuguese Textile and Clothing Association (ATP), talks to FashionNetwork.com about his vision of [...]read moreMario Jorge Machado of Euratex on leading Europe’s clothing industry towards a more sustainable model

The Best Mario Kart 8 Builds, Fallout 76 Survival, & More Tips

Gif: Square Enix / Claire Jackson / Kotaku I love destroying things. The physical destruction of objects can be funny and cathartic. Thankfully, Final Fantasy VII Rebirth lets me indulge my desires for destruction in a limited but fun way. While in Costa del Sol, you can hop on a “wheelie,” the game’s in-world equivalent [...]read moreThe Best Mario Kart 8 Builds, Fallout 76 Survival, & More Tips

Mario Kart Ride-On Racer Recalled For Unintended Acceleration After 15 Crashes

Tesla was recently forced to recall every Cybertruck it’s ever built — all 3,878 of them — because the cover on the accelerator pedal could come loose, causing unintended acceleration. As it turns out, though, you don’t even need to be old enough to get your driver’s license to deal with unintended acceleration recalls. JAKKS [...]read moreMario Kart Ride-On Racer Recalled For Unintended Acceleration After 15 Crashes

Real-Life Mario Karts Recalled After Multiple Crashes

Tesla was recently forced to recall every Cybertruck it’s ever built — all 3,878 of them — because the cover on the accelerator pedal could come loose, causing unintended acceleration. As it turns out, though, you don’t even need to be old enough to get your driver’s license to deal with unintended acceleration recalls. JAKKS [...]read moreReal-Life Mario Karts Recalled After Multiple Crashes

This Is The Best Mario Kart 8 Build, According To Math

You ever play Mario Kart 8 and get absolutely dusted by your friends? Maybe, after losing all four races in a single cup, you take your build back to the garage, tinkering with the stats in an effort to create the fastest racer your friend group has ever seen. Well, science has now given us [...]read moreThis Is The Best Mario Kart 8 Build, According To Math

Applying the mathematical principles of Pareto to Mario Kart 8

If you’re the kind of Mario Kart 8 player who cares about winning and not just playing their favorite characters (Daisy and Peach supremacy), choosing the best combination of driver, vehicle, and wheels gets tricky. Luckily, thanks to data science and 19th-century Italian economist Vilfredo Pareto, there’s a way to figure that out. Data scientist [...]read moreApplying the mathematical principles of Pareto to Mario Kart 8

Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door Preorders Are Discounted

Two decades after it first launched on GameCube, Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door is getting a second life with a remake on Nintendo Switch. The remake doesn’t release until May 23, but you can snag a physical preorder for just $50 (down from $60) at Geek Alliance. That’s one of the best preorders we’ve seen [...]read morePaper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door Preorders Are Discounted

New Mario Kart DS Shortcut Found Almost 20 Years Later

The Mario Kart DS speedrunning community have discovered a new shortcut in the almost 20-year-old game, unlocking a new way for speedrunning die-hards to shave some more time off a lap, as picked up by GoNintendo. While most Mario Kart fans have probably moved on to more recent titles in the kart racing series, speedrunners [...]read moreNew Mario Kart DS Shortcut Found Almost 20 Years Later

Mario Trapped In JFK For New Switch Initiative

Over the weekend, a lucky few JetBlue fliers were treated to a pleasant surprise as they entered Terminal 5 in New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport: a photo op with none other than Nintendo’s (and gaming’s) leading man, Mario. What You Should Know About Mario Strikers’ Big Free Update As part of an initiative [...]read moreMario Trapped In JFK For New Switch Initiative

Kanye West Allegedly Imitated Super Mario In Threats To Staffer

Ye, the rapper known by most as Kanye West, is the subject of a new lawsuit from an ex-employee who alleges he subjected staff to an abusive work environment. The lawsuit alleges that West imitated Nintendo’s beloved video game icon, Mario, of Super Mario Bros. fame, while threatening his staffers. This Summer Soulslike Keeps Looking [...]read moreKanye West Allegedly Imitated Super Mario In Threats To Staffer