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Exciting news for you 8-bits pros out there! Ultimate NES Remix is going to have a super speed Super Mario Bros. to challenge you on the next level! Of course, that's not the only challenge you may submit yourself to while playing the game. Not just anyone can handle those old 8-bit games at high speed, but even fewer players will be able to comprehend the new remixed, mashed up, and crazy levels of Ultimate NES Remix.

Read past the jump to get a taste of what you'll encounter in this insane game.

We're back with another weekly installment of Gamnesia's Game Clash! Every Monday we pit two video games against each other, and the winner is decided by your votes! This week's clash sees everyone's favorite platforming plumber trade in sidescrolling action for turn-based battles. Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars brought a touch of Nintendo magic to the traditional RPG style to create a fantastic adventure. Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door (generally heralded as the best of the Paper Mario series) offers a simpler RPG formula blended with a creative paper-based world and a lovable cast of characters. Which is the better game? Hit the jump to cast your vote and join in the debate!

If you're a huge Zelda fan like myself, then you've probably heard about the Zelda CD-i games published by Phillips in the early 90s. Not only was the voice synchronization horrific, but the gameplay was pretty terrible, too. Compared to the Zelda titles published by Nintendo; Link: The Faces of Evil, Zelda: Wand of Gamelon, and Zelda's Adventure would probably be those subject to fratricide. But at least we've got a few memories to laugh about here and there.

However, I think the real question all of us ask when the CD-i games are mentioned is: "How the heck did Nintendo let that happen?" Lucky for you, the answer will be revealed right now.

Learn about the birth of Zelda CD-i after the jump.

Twitch has played a lot of things since Twitch Plays Pokémon started the whole trend—at one point even a fish started playing things on Twitch—but now someone has taken it upon themselves to use a model similar to the original Twitch Plays Pokémon one to let people play on an old Donkey Kong arcade cabinet. Players are not able to use the Twitch chat to enter their commands, as the creator of this system decided it would be better to reduce input lag by hosting the controls elsewhere, but the system is about the same, and you can view it in real time through its Twitch channel.

Stream embedded after the jump.

Update: Nintendo has distributed a press release, and this is indeed legitimate! Head inside for a full-resolution image.

GameStop EXPO 2014 is going on right now, and it appears a new themed 3DS XL has been revealed. Pictured to the left, this model goes old school with an NES controller design for the console and an NES design for the box as well. The source who uploaded the image says it was announced as a GameStop exclusive, and as you can see from the image, it's set to launch on October 10.

With New Nintendo 3DS on its way to Japan very soon and the rest of the world sometime next year, it's very possible that Nintendo is looking to expend its regular 3DS stock to make way for New Nintendo 3DS as the primary handheld product. I'd wager that this is legitimate, and we'll likely see more moves by Nintendo to empty the shelves of regular 3DS models in the coming months.

I have always found concept art for video games, especially Nintendo ones, very interesting. When I stumble across artwork that never made it into the final release of the game, I always go "Huh, that's neat. I wonder how the game would be different." This is the case for Super Mario Strikers and Mario Strikers Charged for sure.

As far as Strikers Charged is concerned, we have concepts of Giant Blooper Mechs that appear to be operated by Toads. In addition to these Blooper Mechs, we have the original character concepts for the first Super Mario Strikers, which are said to take inspiration from Street Football. Head on in to view these cool concepts!

A little while ago we talked about the video of teens left absolutely dumbfounded by the sight of an NES, and I'm sure there were a few laughs and groans along the way, but you can't really blame people for being unfamiliar with tech that was well before their time. That got me thinking about some of my earliest and fondest gaming memories — the moments that have stuck with me all my life. Hit the jump and let's get a little nostalgic!

Ready to feel old, longtime Nintendo gamers? As part of the "Teens React" YouTube series, a handful of youthful gamers, including Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams (who is in talks to play Ellie in the movie adaption of The Last of Us), were introduced to a good old fashioned Nintendo Entertainment System.

Most of them thought it to be a VCR, projector, or "Game Boy One" at first glance (try not to cry), but they soon found themselves going hands on with the original Super Mario Bros. and learning some old-school video game tricks. You can check the video out by clicking below, but watch out! That first Goomba's a doozy!

We're back with another weekly installment of Gamnesia's Game Clash! Every Monday we pit two video games against each other, and the winner is decided by your votes! This week's clash is between two sequels that strayed from the style of their predecessors. Super Mario Bros. 2, although still a sidescroller, felt like a completely different game than the original, and that's because it was! A Japanese game called Yume Kōjō: Doki Doki Panic was re-branded with Mario characters and released as the sequel to the intensely popular first Super Mario Bros. game. Zelda II: Adventure of Link also strayed from its roots, taking the Zelda series from a top-down action-adventure style to a more RPG-oriented sidescroller. Which one of these game-changing sequels do you prefer? Hit the jump to cast your vote and join in the debate!

People don't often discover new glitches in games as old as The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time. It's even less often that the person who discovers a glitch does so accidentally and happened to be recording the game while playing it. Now what if I told you all of this happened at the same time... while the player was blindfolded?

That's exactly what happened to Tokyoboi808 while he was streaming a speedrun of Ocarina of Time. Needless to say, the results are outlandish and wildly amusing. Head inside to see how it happened!