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…Antoinette J. Citizen can make you feel like Super Mario?

Super Mario Room

Antoinette J. Citizen created art that just about anyone that grew up during the Nintendo Era can appreciate: A working Level 1-1 Super Mario Bros. room complete with interactive question mark boxes and bricks that featured actual Mario sound effects.

Sadly, just being in the room did not give you an Italian brother, allow you to spit fireballs, or kill turtles by jumping on them (though I guess that last one is always possible) but it probably would make you feel pretty super.

[Antoinette J. Citizen – Landscape]

[Via: NOTCOT]

…Mario has once again wed the Princess?

Mario Kart Wedding Cake

Mario and the Princess have shared cake space before, but this Mario Kart themed wedding cake is a fantastic tribute to the Italian plumber.

Featuring elements from multiple Mario Kart games, as well as a few aspects borrowed from other Super Mario Bros. games, this definitely ‘takes the cake’ when it comes to creative ways to celebrate holy matrimony.

[Flickr – Super Mario Kart Wedding Cake]

[Via: Sprite Stitch]

…Tesla had tallent?

What do you do with a tesla coil, talent, and time? Program it to play the Super Mario Bros. theme, of course. Apparently:

    This is a solid-state Tesla coil. The primary runs at its resonant frequency in the 41 KHz range, and is modulated from the control unit in order to generate the tones you hear.

Though I’m not sure what that means exactly, I do know that electronic music will never be the same.

[Via: MAKE: Blog]