Who would have guessed that the mario already has 35 years of history? Because phase 1-1 of Super Mario Bros. The original is already these three and a half decades old. To celebrate the occasion, the Nintendo has launched a series of releases, which includes new games and products. LEGO, Puma and Monopoly are among the partnerships announced. In addition, the friend in the red hat will also be present in other games from Nintendo.
In today’s presentation, it was announced Super Mario 3D All-Stars, a collection of three games: Super Mario 64, original of Nintendo 64, Super Mario Sunshine, original of GameCube, and Super Mario Galaxy, original of wii. The three games will have improved resolution and will be optimized for the Switch.
Super Mario Bros. 35 was also announced, and will be an online battle with 35 players in the original game world. And it was also announced Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury, an improved version of Super Mario 3D World, in Wii U.
“We hope everyone will join us on a Mario journey that has been built for 35 years,” said the president of Nintendo of America, Doug Bowser. “We are marking this significant milestone with a wide range of games and experiences that all generations of Mario fans from here to Mushroom Kingdom can enjoy together,” he added.
About the release dates, Super Mario 3D All-Stars arrives on September 18th, and will be available for sale for a limited time, until March 31, 2021. Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury arrives on February 12, 2021. Super Mario Bros. 35 arrives only in digital format for members of the Nintendo Switch Online, on October 1st. And today it arrives, also on the online network, Super Mario All-Stars: the classic game of super NES which includes 16-bit versions of Super Mario Bros., Super Mario Bros.: The Lost Levels, Super Mario Bros. two and Super Mario Bros. 3.
Events and partnerships
There are events and partnerships announced as well. From the 8th to the 22nd of September, Mario Kart will have a special event, with the participation of mario and Donkey Kong Jr. coming directly from Super Mario Kart original, of Super Nintendo. Super Mario Maker 2 will have special content in November. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will have an online tournament at the end of the year, with fighters stages and items only from the franchise Super Mario.
And, in March 2021, furniture themed mario will be available in Animal Crossing: New Horizons.
Regarding partnerships, basketball shoes were announced by Puma, O RS-Dreamer Super Mario 64, which arrives tomorrow. THE Hasbro just released the Monopoly Super Mario Celebration. Also, the game Jenga also got an edition with the character. THE jakks pacific released an action figure of the character.
And, the long awaited set LEGO, which has the version of NES, and the edition that recreates a level of Super Mario Bros., are now available.
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