The Importance of the Luigi Death Stare

"For the uninitiated, Luigi is freakishly terrifying in the new Mario Kart, giving those whom he crashes into or takes out with an item an emotionless, horrifying stare — if not an outright smile of sick, twisted pleasure. Frankly, it’s nothing short of hilarious and so, the Internet has turned it into a meme — unsurprisingly. In no time at all, videos took over YouTube, gifs infiltrated Reddit and Tumblr, and major sites were reporting on the latest meme/gif. This is one of the best things that could have happened for Mario Kart 8‘s marketing."

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miyamoto1171d ago (Edited 1171d ago )

When used in racing, I think Nintendo got this one from the movie Shinobi: Heart Under Blade

The Eyes of Death

And that same girl who uses her beautiful eyes also played Sadako in the movie the Ring.

Has Nintendo lost its originality and ran out of ideas?

KonsoruMasuta1171d ago (Edited 1171d ago )


Try not to pull a muscle. You're going to hurt yourself if you keep reaching like that.

aragon1170d ago

they shoulda put luigi in slow mo in that gif

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marloc_x1170d ago

Everyone who clicked on this article..

HonestDragon1171d ago

I'm thinking this will be a running joke for a long while. XD

flappersack1171d ago

I love MK8, but good grief, this got run into the ground in about 48 hours.