Mario, Luigi, Bowser, and Princess Peach as Yakuza gang members

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Monday 16 December 2013

Members of the notorious Japanese mafia, Yakuza, all have their bodies covered in tattoos. Traditionally, they used these tattoos to recognize each other in bath houses, a popular meeting spot for gangsters. Brazilian character designer and illustrator Eduardo Vieira re-imagines Mario and the gang as part of the Yakuza. Mario, Luigi, and Princess Peach all […]

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Jonwayne: Be Honest

Zach Searcy Reader Find

By Zach Searcy in New Music on Tuesday 6 September 2011

Jonwayne’s album Bowser feels like an epic. We go through each part of the story as if a hero within a video game. Bowser has its fair share of dungeon levels, but this is well weighted by the hard-earned tastes of triumph littered throughout.

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