One of the coolest gifts I got for Christmas was Nintendo's Game & Watch. It's a limited release device to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the release of Super Mario Bros on the Nintendo Entertainment Center.
Super Mario Bros on the Nintendo Entertainment System catapulted me into my love of video games. September 2020 marks the 35th anniversary of the original release and Nintendo is celebrating in a big way.
According to the 13,000 gamers who voted on the Guinness World Records' website, Mario is the greatest video game character of all time.
The plumber with amazing leaping abilities edged out another Nintendo favorite, Link, from "Legend of Zelda," for the top spot. All told, Nintendo had 11 characters among the top 50.
The survey was done for the book "Guinness World Records 2011 Ga