New Super Mario Bros tops lifetime DS sales record

For more than 20 years, Mario has been the undisputed icon of Nintendo - and dare we say it, the icon of the entire gaming industry. So it should come as no surprise that the highest-selling DS game to date is a Mario game.

Game over for Mario pirate

An Australian man has agreed to pay Nintendo a whopping $1.3 million for illegally uploading New Super Mario Bros for the Wii to the internet, six days before its release.