Nintendo is determined to beat ‘Space Jam’ for oldest looking website on the internet

Nintendo makes some amazing games, but it also often feels like a company stuck in the past. Its approach to online gaming is archaic by modern standards — ask anyone who’s ever tried to exchange a Friend Code — and, unlike Sony and Microsoft, the company has little interest in courting smaller, independent developers. Few things exemplify this side of Nintendo like warioworld.com, a charming little “software development support group” that looks ripped straight out of 1996.

It may look like it was made by a fan, but it’s a real functioning site operated by Nintendo of America. Wario World is a place where developers and publishers can learn more about working with the company, and it’s just about the most Nintendo thing ever, complete…

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