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Kendall Jenner’s Facialist Has Some Theories About That At-Home Green Face Mask

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Kendall (@kendalljenner) on Apr 4, 2020 at 2:36pm PDT In case you were wondering what Kendall Jenner's been up to while at home, she's been keeping herself busy by doing the same thing that a lot of us have: playing "Mario Kart" and applying face masks. The model and Keeping Up With the Kardashians star recently shared a photo of herself relaxing in her underwear whil...
Tags: Beauty, Kendall Jenner, Mario Kart, Skin Care, Jenner, Kendall, Beauty News, Celebrity Beauty, Face Masks, Gavin McLeod Valentine, McLeod Valentine


The best racing games of all time

We rounded up the best racing games, including simulators as well as casual and arcade games like Mario Kart.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, Burnout, Mario Kart, Best Of, Racing games, Buying Guides, Forza, Need 4 Speed, Tier 4


'What is Nintendo Switch Online?': How to play Nintendo Switch games online, and get free games

With a Nintendo Switch Online subscription you can play online multiplayer games on your Nintendo Switch. Nintendo Switch Online subscriptions start at $3.99 a month for an individual subscription, or $7.99 for three months.  A Nintendo Switch Online subscription also gives you access to dozens of free games, including the popular "Tetris 99." Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. If you want to make the most of your Nintendo Switch experience, then you need to get a Nintendo S...
Tags: US, Trends, Nintendo, Mario, Mario Kart, Nintendo Account, Fortnite, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Switch Online, Best Buy Nintendo, Nintendo Switch Online Check, Nintendo Switch Nintendo Switch Online


The best Nintendo Switch deals and bundles for April 2020

We've smoked out the best deals, featuring Mario, Super Smash Bros., and more
Tags: Deals, Gaming, Trends, Nintendo, Mario Kart, Legend Of Zelda, Nintendo Switch, Breath Of The Wild


Adorable Animated Super Mario Chain Chomp Toy Will Help You Practice Safe Social Distancing

If you’ve played the various iterations of games like Super Mario and Mario Kart over the years, you’ve undoubtedly found yourself at the dangerous end of a Chain Chomp more than once. The character can be a terrifying baddie to stumble across in a game, but in real life it’s the most adorable way to keep other people…Read more...
Tags: Gadgets, Gaming, Toys, Science, Video Games, Tech, Mario Kart, Super Mario, Consumer Tech, Chain Chomp


This App Promises to Turn Android Phones Into Extra Nintendo Switch Controllers

Multiplayer is a great way to breath new life into a video game you’ve lost interest in, but if you’re in need of extra controllers to let family or roommates join you for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe or Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, this simple app promises to turn your Android smartphone into a wireless Joy-Con.Read more...
Tags: Google, Android, Google Play, Gaming, Apps, Science, Video Games, Mario Kart, Controllers, Nintendo Switch, Gamepads, Super Smash Bros Ultimate, Joy Con Droid


Online Gaming Platforms Fail To Keep Up With Surge Of Players

Nintendo Online was unavailable for almost nine hours on Tuesday, preventing users from playing games such as Mario Kart 8 online or buying new titles on the console’s online shop. Steam, a popular platform for PC games, reported its all-time highest number of concurrent users over the weekend, with more than 20 million people logged in at the same time, and almost a third of those were actively playing a game. – The Guardian
Tags: Art, Media, Mario Kart, Nintendo Online, 03.19.20


Nintendo Switch Online is good, but it needs N64 games to be great

Nintendo doesn’t have the best reputation when it comes to online gaming. It’s hard to know exactly why the company has never reached the heights of PS Plus or Xbox Live, but the fact that Sony and Microsoft got there first probably played a part. Nintendo, generally, likes to be an originator. With Nintendo Switch Online though, this appears to be changing. But, to really take the fight to its competitors, it needs one thing: N64 game support. First, let’s backtrack. When the Switch was first r...
Tags: Startups, Microsoft, Sony, Nintendo, Mario Kart, Plugged


Nintendo revealed its 10 best-selling Nintendo Switch games, and the No. 1 game has already sold over 20 million copies

Nintendo's Switch is outrageously popular, and Nintendo's games on the Switch are selling like gangbusters. Several games have already sold over 10 million copies, including 2018's "Super Smash Bros. Ultimate," and one game has topped 20 million. In a surprise twist, neither a "Super Mario" nor a "Legend of Zelda" game is the best-selling game on the Switch — it's "Mario Kart!" Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Nintendo's Switch console is three years old, and it's already m...
Tags: Trends, Sony, Nintendo, Mario, Mario Kart, Seattle, Zelda, Splatoon, Diablo, Nintendo Switch, Luigi s Mansion, Super Mario Party


Top 20 Most Coveted Video Game Movie Adaptations

Inspired by the success of the live action Sonic film, website Hollywood Reporter ascertained opinions regarding other video game adaptation films that fans most want to witness – the results naturally boiling down to popularity for the number one spot, though several odd choices can be seen throughout. The ranking, comprised of the opinions of […]
Tags: Games, Hollywood, Movies, Rankings, Mario, Anime, Grand Theft Auto, Mario Kart, Pac-Man, Donkey Kong, Adaptations


Mario Kart Tour won’t lock its multiplayer mode behind a paywall anymore

Nintendo is removing the Gold Pass requirement for multiplayer races
Tags: Mobile, Gaming, News, Trends, Nintendo, Tour, Mario Kart, Free To Play


The best Nintendo Switch deals and bundles for March 2020

We've smoked out the best deals, featuring Mario, Super Smash Bros., and more
Tags: Deals, Gaming, Trends, Nintendo, Mario Kart, Legend Of Zelda, Nintendo Switch, Breath Of The Wild


The best gaming consoles

  Video game consoles are about to enter a whole new era in 2020, with the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X slated for release this holiday season. However, there is still a good part of a year left to play games, and every major console brand has something different to bring to the table. Of all the consoles out there, the PlayStation 4 Pro is our top pick for most gamers. A great game library, 4K Ultra HD output, compatibility with popular streaming services, VR capability, and an excellent g...
Tags: Japan, Microsoft, Halo, US, Trends, Netflix, West, Sony, Nintendo, Mario Kart, Hulu, Gpu, Zelda, Sega, AAA, Hdr


SEX WEEK: Mario Kart Is For Lovers

Forget Netflix and Chill. I have a theory: the best pre-snogging activity is a rousing game of Mario Kart.Read more...
Tags: Science, Nintendo, Mario Kart, Sex Week, Nintendo Switch


Nintendo Forces Go-Kart Company to Pay ¥50 Million

Nintendo has confirmed that the MariCar company, which allowed customers to race around Tokyo in go-karts dressed as Mario characters, will be forced to pay the video game giant ¥50 million for copyright infringement. MariCar (which is now calling itself Mari Mobility Development Inc.) attracted the ire of Nintendo for such stunts as using Mario-themed […]
Tags: Games, Money, Law, Nintendo, Courts, Mario, Tokyo, Anime, Mario Kart, Mari Mobility Development Inc, Nintendo Forces Go Kart Company


Nintendo just revealed its 10 best-selling Nintendo Switch games, and the No. 1 game has already sold over 20 million copies

Nintendo's Switch is outrageously popular, and Nintendo's games on the Switch are selling like gangbusters. Several games have already sold over 10 million copies, including 2018's "Super Smash Bros. Ultimate," and one game has topped 20 million. In a surprise twist, neither a "Super Mario" nor a "Legend of Zelda" game is the best-selling game on the Switch — it's "Mario Kart!" Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Nintendo's Switch console is nearly three years old, and it's al...
Tags: Trends, Sony, Nintendo, Mario, Mario Kart, Seattle, Zelda, Splatoon, Diablo, Nintendo Switch, Luigi s Mansion, Super Mario Party


The best Nintendo Switch deals and bundles for February 2020

We've smoked out the best Nintendo Switch deals, including bundles featuring Mario, Super Smash Bros., and more
Tags: Deals, Gaming, Trends, Nintendo, Mario Kart, Legend Of Zelda, Nintendo Switch, Breath Of The Wild


Copycat Mario Kart company must pay Nintendo more than $450,000

Nintendo was awarded more than $450,000 in damages against a company operating a copycat Mario Kart course.
Tags: Gaming, Japan, Lawsuit, News, Trends, Theme Park, Nintendo, Mario Kart, Go-kart, Copycat Mario Kart


Super Nintendo World at Universal

Details about the long-rumored fourth park at Universal Orlando have finally been announced. After months of speculation, it has finally been revealed that Universal’s new park will feature Nintendo characters. Slated to open in 2023, the park will span 750 acres, employ 14,000 workers, and is expected to draw millions of new visitors. The new park will be located a few miles away from the existing Universal Studios property. A similar Nintendo park is opening this year at the Universal Stu...
Tags: Travel, Nintendo, Universal, Mario Kart, Orlando, Universal Studios, All, Bowser, Osaka Japan, Universal Studios Orlando, Universal Orlando, Thierry Coup, Super Nintendo World, Universal Creative, Nintendo Theme Park, Mushroom Kingdom Peach


This Tiny Circuit Board Is the Last Ingredient You Need to Turn Your Car Into a Racing Game Controller

If you prefer racing games like Gran Turismo and Forza over Super Mario Kart and Crash Team Racing then you’re probably after as authentic a (simulated) driving experience as possible. And what’s a more authentic experience than the car you drive to work every day? With this $10 breakout board—and a couple of slightly…Read more...
Tags: Gadgets, Gaming, Science, Video Games, Xbox One, Cars, Tech, Automotive, Hacks, Gran Turismo, Mario Kart, Game controllers, Consumer Tech, Controllers, Forza, Tindie


Universal’s Super Nintendo World Will Use Wearable Tech to Turn a Real-Life Theme Park Land Into a Video Game

The first Super Nintendo Land is coming to Universal Studios Japan, and it is shaping up to be one of the most immersive and tech-forward theme park lands to date. Billed as “a life-size, living video game,” Super Nintendo Land may be the closest theme park guests will get to being dropped in the middle of a Super Mario game — barring the part where you grow to the size of a giant, probably. And it’s all thanks to new wearable tech. Super Nintendo Land, which launches as part of Universal St...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Singapore, Bloomberg, Charli Xcx, Nintendo, Mario, Tokyo, Theme Parks, Mario Kart, Orlando, Osaka, Universal Parks Resorts, Universal Studios Japan, Tech Stuff, Galantis


Saturday's Best Deals: Indochino Shirts, Sex Toys, Weighted Blankets and More

A Garden of Life Gold Box, TRX suspension kit, Genki Switch Bluetooth adapter, and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe lead off Saturday’s best deals from around the web. Read more...
Tags: Deals, Kinja Deals, Science, Mario Kart, Genki Switch Bluetooth


Friday's Best Deals: Vitamin Gold Box, RavPower Battery, Cuphead, and More

An LG monitor, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, a cookie tin, and a FNT sherpa jacket lead off Friday’s best deals from around the web.Read more...
Tags: Deals, Kinja Deals, Science, Lg, Mario Kart, FNT


Inventor brings Mario Kart to real life with HoloLens AR technology

Ian Charnas, the inventor of those amazing windshield wipers that "dance" to your car's music, is up to yes good again (the opposite of "no good"). He's made a real-life Mario Kart video game using electric go-karts and augmented reality (!). Ian explains: In this augmented reality racing game demo, players zoom around a track in real-life go-karts and pick up virtual power-ups to boost their kart’s speed or slow down the competition. The virtual power-ups are generated by a Microsoft HoloLen...
Tags: Post, Video, News, Microsoft, Video Games, Invention, Ar, Augmented Reality, Mario Kart, HoloLens, Ian, Ian Charnas, Go Kart, Yes Good


A Digital Copy of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Is Down to $42 on Amazon

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe [Nintendo Switch Digital Code] | $42 | Amazon Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Deals, Kinja Deals, Science, Nintendo, Amazon deals, Mario Kart, Digital Copy of Mario Kart


The best Nintendo Switch deals and bundles for January 2020

Looking to score Nintendo's latest console? We've smoked out the best Nintendo Switch deals, including discounts on bundles that feature must-have games like Super Mario Odyssey, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and Zelda: Breath of the Wild.
Tags: Deals, Gaming, Trends, Nintendo, Mario Kart, Zelda, Legend Of Zelda, Nintendo Switch, Breath Of The Wild


The best-selling video game of every year, from 1995 to 2019

From the early days of arcades, video games have grown into a multibillion-dollar industry. The most popular video games, like "Tetris" and "Minecraft," have sold more than 100 million copies worldwide. Looking at the changes in game sales over time reflects the rise and fall of popular genres and major shifts in the mainstream audience. Starting from the humble days of "Pong" and "Space Invaders," video games have grown into a multibillion-dollar industry, with single games garnering hundred...
Tags: Hollywood, Microsoft, California, Time, NFL, America, Trends, EA, Nintendo, Mario, Miami, San Andreas, Minecraft, Cia, Kevin Spacey, Mario Kart


Theme Park Bits: The Muppets Return, Mickey Ride Sneak Peek, and More

In this edition of Theme Park Bits: Watch a sneak peek of Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway. The Muppets are returning to Walt Disney World for a limited time. And more! Walt Disney World fans were pretty depressed when it was announced earlier this year that the Liberty Square section of the Magic Kingdom was losing the live show featuring the Muppets, titled “The Muppets Present…Great Moments in American History”. Well, if you’re visiting Walt Disney World over the Christmas holiday, ...
Tags: Japan, Movies, Disney, Muppets, Mario, Tokyo, Theme Parks, States, Mario Kart, Walt Disney World, Disney Channel, Universal Studios, Yoshi, Minnie, Mickey, Magic Kingdom


The best Nintendo Switch deals and bundles for December 2019

Looking to score Nintendo's latest console? We've smoked out the best Nintendo Switch deals, including discounts on bundles that feature must-have games like Super Mario Odyssey, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and Zelda: Breath of the Wild.
Tags: Deals, Gaming, Trends, Nintendo, Mario Kart, Zelda, Legend Of Zelda, Nintendo Switch, Breath Of The Wild


The 2019 kottke.org Holiday Gift Guide

Over the past few weeks, as I’ve done for the past several years, I’ve combed through many of the best online gift guides to highlight some of the best holiday gifts out there. It’s a curated meta-guide for your holiday giving. Here we go! First thing’s first: charitable giving should be top-of-mind every holiday season. Giving locally is key. I support our area food shelf year-round, with an extra gift for Thanksgiving and the December holiday; giving money instead of food is best. The kids ...
Tags: UK, US, House, Nintendo, Red Cross, Margaret Atwood, Mario Kart, Kano, Vox, Jeff Bridges, Nancy, Salvation Army, Sichuan, Givewell, Jason Kottke, Jada Pinkett Smith