For many, the Goomba was the very first enemy they ever encountered in a video game. The squishy mushroom-eque adversary of Mario has been famously trying to thwart the Italian plumber for over 25 years to little success -- ... read
All of this talk about Super Mario Galaxy, and now Super Smash Bros. director Masahiro Sakurai has revealed a stage based on that beloved game. Life is good.
Providing just a bit more to get our imaginations going, Sakurai no... read
I'm not sure how many of you thought that Super Mario 3D World signaled the end of the Galaxy sub-franchise, but Miyamoto has seen fit to put a stop to any rumors that may be milling about out there. In the latest Iwata asks,... read
Three of the top Wii games have dropped to a discounted price of $29.99: Super Mario Galaxy 2, New Super Mario Bros. Wii, and Wii Sports Resort.
Super Mario Galaxy 2 is still one of my favorite Mario games. It ranks up ... read
[Sundays with Sagat is a video series where a man named Sagat talks to you about videogames. This is serious business.]
This week's episode started off really good. Sagat went on a tear about how each Mario game has a coun... read
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Oh, I have to write more? Shoot. Okay, I will elaborate on why this is, but just know that there won’t be some kind of surprise ending at the conclusion of this feature. The... read
Oh, you're here. You're not playing Super Mario Galaxy 2, even after Dale and Chad's recommendations? Well, uhhh, maybe there's a reason for that. Not a good reason, but maybe you're just wishing to watch a lot of videos of ... read
Look, I'm not about to ruin the first ten minutes of a game I'm about to go out and buy the second Best Buy opens up today. However, if you're still on the fence for some reason about picking up Super Mario Galaxy 2 or you'r... read feature
It seems Nintendo will be taking a more simplified, classic approach to level navigation in Super Mario Galaxy 2: unlike its predecessor, there won't be a hub world. Game Informer reports that like New Super Mario Bros. Wii a... read
Ian Malcolm of Jurassic Park fame once said life finds a way. He should have said life finds a gay, since that seems to be an even greater truth. At least on the Internet. You can put anything in front of your typic... read
There's really nothing we need to say about this gameplay footage for Super Mario Galaxy 2. However, we don't like five-word posts at Destructoid. There are other blogs you can go to if you want that kind of brevity. So, I'm... read
The box art for Mario Galaxy 2 features no "UR MR GAY" chicanery, but it does feature some hot plumber-on-dinosaur action! Apparently a man can get lonely in space. We're not here to judge Nintendo's lovable mascot, but perha... read
It's not often you can use the term "f*cking gorgeous" when talking about Wii screenshots, but Nintendo's artists always find a way to squeeze some impressively beautiful visuals out of the little white waggle box. It's all i... read
Super Mario Galaxy 2 is out on May 23 here in America and a new trailer has arrived showing off some of the game's new features. Of note is Mario's new drill power-up which lets him pierce the heavens ... and planets hiding ... read
Ladies and gentlement of the Wii-loving public, it's the moment you've all been waiting for! Mario Galaxy 2, the long-awaited sequel to Mario Galaxy, is hitting North America on May 23. Not soon enough, some might say, but it... read feature
In what will probably be the strangest rumor this weekend, a new slice of gossip is claiming that Sonic the Hedgehog will be a playable character in Mario Galaxy 2. In a way, that's very plausible -- if you've not been able t... read
I'm posting this for Chad. Why? Because he was unable to do it thanks to the fact that he's weeping under his desk with years and years of Mario love (and a massive amount of Mario Galaxy love) flowing out of his eyes. If ev... read
Nintendo loves to convince embittered and cynical "hardcore" gamers that they haven't changed, and nobody wants to claim that he's still "cool" more than lovable mentalcase Shigeru Miyamoto. If you were wo... read feature
Former design icon and current maker of pretend videogames Shigeru Miyamoto has been casting a critical eye over his team's earlier Wii games, claiming that something was "missing" from Twilight Princess and that Su... read
Sick of Mario Kart Wii already? Today, that may change, at least a few minutes. Nintendo has just gone public with their latest online Mario Kart Wii tournament, accessible to anyone with a Wii, the game, and a wireless inte... read
A while back, Insomniac made a somewhat arrogant claim by stating it was flattered that Super Mario Galaxy had Ratchet & Clank-inspired spherical worlds. It was a presumptuous statement to make at the time, and now legend... read
For a while, Nintendo crown jewel Super Mario Galaxy had become the highest ranked game of all time, beating out The Legend of Zelda: The Ocarina of Time and breaking a nine year streak for the N64 classic. Well, a new review... read
As some of you may already know, Toys R Us is tempting customers with the promise of a $25 Gift Card if you purchase Super Mario Galaxy at one of their retail stores. If you're going to get it (and you aren't already standing... read
Happy holidays, Nintendo fans. Just in time for ... a few days after Halloween, (why do they do that?) GameStop is offering up some Christmas merchandise to celebrate the release of Super Mario Galaxy. Shipping November 7th a... read
Where I come from, my online haunt long before Destructoid, we have a certain rule -- thou shalt pay homage to the Green God. The superior Mario brother, Luigi, is something of a cult figure in my part of the 'hood, so it's w... read
This NeoGAF post has information on the apparent leak of the Mario Galaxy code well before the game's official release. It seems that the demo copies found at local Electronics Boutique stores only have a ten minute time limi... read
GoNintendo is reporting that one of its readers headed out to his local GameCrazy in order to try the Super Mario Galaxy demo ... a demo that just so happens to be the entire game. Earning the envious rage of gamers everywher... read
It's going to be a big month of releases for Nintendo next month. Out of all the games, Super Mario Galaxy is going to be their biggest. Of course, I don't need to state the obvious, it's a Mario game after all. For ever... read
Not often a source of exclusives, Amazon.com nevertheless has a new trailer of Super Mario Galaxy, a game that many of us are seeking as salvation this Christmas. The above video ticks all the Wii trailer boxes -- bright colo... read
It’s hard to believe that Super Mario Galaxy (easily one of the most anticipated games of the year) will be hitting North American shelves in just one month from tomorrow.
Usually, I would slap your wrist and te... read