What If The NES Could Display All Of Its Colors?

The Nintendo Entertainment System was designed to draw from a palette of just 64 colors, of which 16 could appear on the screen at the same time, and only four could be used per sprite.

But what if instead of designing the SNES, Nintendo designed a special in-cart chip or add-on to the NES that could let the system use all 64 (well, 54) colors at the same time?

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Is This What Mario Looks Like In Real-Life?

We’re all familiar with Mario’s appearance from his various video game and cartoon appearances.

While Hollywood attempted to visualize what a real-life Mario would look like in the guises of Bob Hoskins and Captain Lou, is it possible that Nintendo already “officially” envisioned what Mario would look like if he were a living, breathing person?

What if I told you that Mario-in-real-life has been hidden in plain sight for about 25 years?

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