Video: Watch The Cat Mario Show episode 141 featuring Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and more

In a new episode of The Cat Mario Show, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is among the featured games. You can check out the embedded video below to see one of the latest installments in its entirety. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is available now, exclusively for Nintendo Switch. ニャニャニャ! ネコマリオタイム 第141回(「ドラえもん のび太の牧場物語」ほか) ニャニャニャ! ネコマリオタイム」は、ネコマリオとネコピーチがいろんなゲームのいろんな情報をお届けする番組です。 【今回の放送で紹介したゲーム】 Nintendo Switch「ドラえもん のび太の牧場物語」 http://ec.nintendo.com/JP/ja/titles/7... Nintendo Switch「フォーゴットン・アン」 http://ec.nintendo.com/JP/ja/titles/7... … Continue reading Video: Watch The Cat Mario Show episode 141 featuring Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and more

Pokémon mascot Pikachu ranked as the second most iconic character in Japan, right behind Doraemon but before Nintendo’s Mario

The Pokémon franchise's chief mascot, Pikachu, has been ranked as the second most iconic character in Japan, right behind Doraemon but before Nintendo's very own Mario. A complete list of the top 10 is as follows: Doraemon Pikachu Mario Anpanman Hello Kitty Son Goku Totoro Gundam Godzilla Sailor Moon Source: Reddit.com

Ash hat Pikachu and Ho-Oh feature on the 40th anniversary issue of CoroCoro

The official cover for the 40th anniversary issue of CoroCoro Comic has been unveiled. It features a slew of prominent video game characters, including Pokémon mascot Pikachu wearing Ash's cap and the Legendary Ho-Oh. The cover also displays other Nintendo icons such as Mario and Kirby. CoroCoro Comic is a Japanese manga magazine aimed at … Continue reading Ash hat Pikachu and Ho-Oh feature on the 40th anniversary issue of CoroCoro

Anime fans rank Team Rocket among the top 10 “not bad, just misunderstood” villains

Japanese ranking site Goo has asked anime fans about which fictional villains they believed were actually "not bad, just misunderstood" people. Answers primarily consist of characters that were created in Japan, with a few American film characters popping up. Team Rocket from the long-running Pokémon animated series are featured on a list of the top … Continue reading Anime fans rank Team Rocket among the top 10 “not bad, just misunderstood” villains

Why Pokemon was omitted from the Rio 2016 Olympics closing ceremony

If you watched the closing ceremony for the Rio 2016 Olympics, you may have wondered why Pokemon wasn't a part of it. Super Mario, Hello Kitty, Pac-Man and even Doraemon made an appearance, but Pokemon did not due to it not having as much "international recognition" as the aforementioned brands. In addition, ceremony preparations were … Continue reading Why Pokemon was omitted from the Rio 2016 Olympics closing ceremony