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With the release of the Metroid Prime Trilogy on the Wii U, now seemed like as good a time as any to branch out into some other Nintendo games and bring you a bunch of facts from not 1 Metroid game, not 2 Metroid games but facts from all 3 games in the Metroid Prime Trilogy. So sit back, try not to get attacked by metroids or space pirates and enjoy some video game facts yall!

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Today we are investigating everyone’s favourite Garlic eating Mushroom Kingdom villain, Wario! Since his humble inception, this anti-hero has spawned 2 of his own successful game series and has made cameo appearances in at least 50 other games! The moral of this story? Greed is good. Or at least gets you in Nintendo games. So hold onto your coins and Join me if you will as we delve into 6 facts about the mischievous Wario!

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Today we are heading back to 2008 with the amazing 34 million plus unit selling Mario Kart Wii. Get ready to rocket start as we explore 7 awesome facts, Easter eggs and cut content bits from the best-selling Mario game released on the Wii!

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A month or so ago I had a bit of fun trying out a number of different game genie codes for Super Mario Bros 1 on the NES! These weren’t your standard codes however and as a result the game gets pretty…broken shall we say? Join me as I delve into the seedy underworld of game modification and hack up Super Mario Bros 1 on the NES!

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Today we are heading back to 1995 and the colourful landscapes of Super Mario World 2: Yoshi’s Island. So grab hold of your green dinosaurs and don’t lose your eggs as we explore 9 facts and trivia from the game that sold around 4 million copies and is often considered one of the best Nintendo games ever made!

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Otis the Pug plays a Super Nintendo, Yoshi gets a kiss and Super Mario bonus games are played. What more could you ask for? Join me as I play 5 of the best old school Super Mario Bonus game type things! To be fair, some of these are more like “secret areas” but I think I can get away with it. Games include Yoshi’s Island, Super Mario World, Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden coins and more!

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During the NES era bootleg games were a plenty. From direct game ports to hackers own creations Super Mario was most certainly not spared from imitation!

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Get out your Game Boys and get ready for a road trip as we explore the 4th best selling Game Boy Game ever, Super Mario Land! Video at the bottom of the post!

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Today we are claiming Super Smash Bros as a Mario title and delving into the original 64 version! Sit back, throw some Pokeballs and enjoy as we explore these 11 Easter eggs, regional differences and cut content bits!

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Hello friends and welcome to another quick Mariomayhem.com video! Today it’s back to the platformers with the 4th bestselling Wii title and a true Mario classic, In fact this game was the first Mario platformer to come to a home console since Super Mario World, 19 years earlier! With over 28 million sales to date and being the second bestselling Mario title on the platform, behind only Mario Kart, I’m sure I’m not the only one that has a special place for the New Super Mario Bros Wii in their heart!

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