• Super Mario Maker to Retire From Wii U March 31

    1 month ago - By CG Magazine

    CGMagazine
    Super Mario Maker to Retire From Wii U March 31
    The original Super Mario Maker will soon lose online support and disappear from the Wii U's eShop, ending five years of creative endeavours.
    Nintendo announced it will turn off the do-it-yourself platformer on March 31, five and a half years after it launched. Game owners will still be able to play it, naturally, but without its online functionality - which is undoubtedly one of its biggest appeals. This also means the Super Mario Maker Bookmark website, which allowed players to browse courses from the comfort of their computer and...
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  • March 31, 2021 is now doomsday for a number of Mario games

    March 31, 2021 is now doomsday for a number of Mario games

    1 month ago - By Destructoid

    So yesterday, we reported on the destruction of Super Mario Maker: which would be brought offline and removed from the eShop on March 31, 2021 .
    I thought about that date and figured "hey, that sounds familiar," but didn't make a connection until a reader pointed it out. That's Mario doomsday. While we could really use a Year of Luigi pick me up right now, instead we're getting a downer of a date. On that day next year, multiple Mario fixtures will be removed from existence.
    But that's also the closure date for Super Mario Bros. 35 , which will be allegedly wiped from existence on March...
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