Real Super Mario Selling Cars In Japan (And He's Kinda Hot)

This is actually happening. 8-bit Mario hops in a Mercedes Benz and starts hitting question boxes. Then, things get real. And somewhat hunky. » 5/29/14 2:23am 5/29/14 2:23am

Jaywalking Insanity Combated With Mario And Frogger

Jaywalking is a big problem in China. One news station decided to use Frogger (or rather, a Frogger clone) and some Mario music to show that jaywalking is not the best idea! » 8/22/12 9:00am 8/22/12 9:00am

This Super Mario Kart 7 commercial is an LSD-fueled delight

We loved the original "Mario Kart." How could we not love a mash-up of our greatest 80s addiction with vehicular mayhem, all set in a multi-player environment. Now, 19 years after that original hyperactive treat, "Mario Kart 7" is set to drop like a turtle shell. » 11/22/11 2:30pm 11/22/11 2:30pm

West Coast Customs builds life-size Mario Karts

To mark the release of Mario Kart 7, Nintendo commissioned West Coast Customs to build life-size replicas of Mario and Luigi's actual karts from the game. Do they actually drive? Of course not they actually do drive, and they are capable of making grown men smile like little boys. » 11/17/11 4:00pm 11/17/11 4:00pm

Watch real Mario Kart hit the streets of Tokyo

The dudes from Japanese car site Cliccar get out of their boring civvies and got dressed up as Mario and Luigi. Then, they hopped in two street legal X-Karts and took to the avenues and boulevards of Tokyo. » 10/11/11 11:15am 10/11/11 11:15am

Save The Princess In A Lada Zhiguli

Found over yonder in Russia-land is this variant of the Fiat 124, presumably the Lada Zhiguli. What makes this Lada stand out among the millions of them is the matte black rims—not really, it's the amazingly accurate and detailed Mario paint job. The mural contains Goombas, pipes, coins, blocks, red-shelled Koopas and… » 5/16/08 1:40pm 5/16/08 1:40pm