My custom made backlit LUIGI edition Gameboy advance, all the way from Pittsburgh USA (from the good people of 8 Bit Evolution) :-D

My custom made backlit LUIGI edition Gameboy advance, all the way from Pittsburgh USA (from the good people of 8 Bit Evolution) :-D

Princess Daisy has returned from her latest con, Spocon 2014. Click for full coverage and pics.

Princess Daisy has returned from her latest con, Spocon 2014. Click for full coverage and pics.

Just a quick reminder that at 1400hrs today (BST) the second heats for the Mario Kart 8 Championship hosted by Nintendo UK and Nintendo life will begin.
You can register at http://www.nintendolife.com/mk8 today - Originally I thought this was a UK championship but there were players from Greece amongst other players there too, so I think its fair game for everyone?

Just a quick reminder that at 1400hrs today (BST) the second heats for the Mario Kart 8 Championship hosted by Nintendo UK and Nintendo life will begin.

You can register at http://www.nintendolife.com/mk8 today - Originally I thought this was a UK championship but there were players from Greece amongst other players there too, so I think its fair game for everyone?

Nintendo announce Super Smash Bros themed, limited edition, Nintendo 3DS XL for Europe!
Remember back in 94 when Donkey Kong and his boy kidnapped Pauline again? (on the Game Boy).

Remember back in 94 when Donkey Kong and his boy kidnapped Pauline again? (on the Game Boy).

Hold…. Hold….. FIRE!!!!!
Four generations of fire Mario!

Hold…. Hold….. FIRE!!!!!

Four generations of fire Mario!

For the first time in the whole Mario Kart series which spans 22 years (since the original Mario Kart in 1992) we will get real-world vehicles in a Mario game.

Three different types of Mercedes-Benz cars will be driveable after the August 27th game update for Mario Kart 8. More info on this update.

Calling all elite UK Mario Kart 8 players: Nintendo Life will be hosting a Mario Kart 8 tournament at this years EGX London event on 25th-28th of September. Online heats begin in 11 days. See you on the tracks!

Calling all elite UK Mario Kart 8 players: Nintendo Life will be hosting a Mario Kart 8 tournament at this years EGX London event on 25th-28th of September. Online heats begin in 11 days. See you on the tracks!

During the buildup to Mario Kart 8 there was a frenzy of posts tagged #MarioKartMemories across twitter, tumblr, g+ etc - we have made a list of some of our favourites at our Best of Mario Kart Memories page!
Feel free to send me a message if you shared one that you’d like us to feature!

During the buildup to Mario Kart 8 there was a frenzy of posts tagged #MarioKartMemories across twitter, tumblr, g+ etc - we have made a list of some of our favourites at our Best of Mario Kart Memories page!

Feel free to send me a message if you shared one that you’d like us to feature!