It's mascot is Mario, a stereotype Italian who fights enemies often named after racial slurs for Italians. (eg: goombas)
The oldschool Nintendo generation has grown up, and it's fanbase now consists of fanboys whom are too young to ploy their parents into buying a Playstation 2 (PS2) with GTA3, or a high end computer capable of playing Battlefield 1942 or even Quake.
Common Sense Gamer: Shut the hell up and pick up a copy of Starcraft or Battlefield 1942 if you want good gaming.
Two player gaming
four player gaming
Internet gaming (satellaview)
Light gun (zapper)
Shoulder buttons (L and R)
3d! (mario 64)
touch screen gaming
Mic (speak or blow in to DS)
and they sold 1.5 million units of a game that you can only play for 10 mins a day! (brain training series)
NINTENDO REVOLUTION! - controller that defies what you think of as an imput device for games, set to make the mouse seem 'old hat'
and completey outsell the PS3 and 360 as the DS is smahing the PSP in the face.
XBox guy- We suck, we all know it.
Nintendo- We have all that PS2 crap too, but our games are a heck of alot better.
Nintendo is the label used by parents of old school gamers in reference to absolutely any device that they consider to be a 'videogame'.
You: *sigh* "It's an XBOX 360 mom, how many times do I have to-"
Mom: "Whatever. You sit around playing games all day long when you SHOULD be taking care of that screaming kid! You're in there playing Nintendo all day long and you only come out when you're hungry enough to eat! And then you vanish back to your bedroom! You're 32 years old. When are you gonna start acting like-..."
You: "......OH you BITCH! Fucken noob combo motherfff-..."
You: "...huh? MOOOOOOOMMM...! You're distracting the hell outta me, damnit!"
Mom: "I PAY for that Xbox Live so you can sit around playing Nintendo all day? What is this, a joke?"
You: "....OOOOOH! YEAH, BITCH! TEABAG!"
You: "Nuthin... talkin' to them..."
Mom: "Anyway, go tell your wife that dinner's ready. And clean up your damn room."
Mom: "Clean up your damn room!"