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“It’s me, Mario!”
Now tell us you didn’t say it in the voice of the main character from Super Mario Bros. For the past 35 years, Mario, Luigi and the rest of the Mushroom Kingdom have reigned supreme as the de facto mascot of Nintendo’s gaming empire. With so many titles and iterations behind it, the classic franchise boasts some of the company̵
To celebrate three and a half decades of the iconic series, Nintendo recently announced a wide range of new releases arriving in the final months of 2020 and early 2021. More interesting details include a reissue of the iconic Game & Watch consoles, released. in 1980 and the new Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit packages that can transform your home into a virtual reality Mario Kart game via your Nintendo Switch.
Pre-orders for the latter are currently unavailable (although product pages are online on Amazon), but there are still plenty of Super Mario Bros. 35th anniversary celebration that you can pre-order now, like the new game for Nintendo Switch Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury. The title is the Switch version of the previous one Super Mario 3D World for Wii U; More details on the game are yet to come, but Nintendo has revealed a big update: the addition of the multiplayer mode.
Buy it! Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury for Nintendo Switch, $ 59.99 at amazon.com
Apart from Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury, the most exciting game announcement has to be Super Mario 3D All-Stars. This title combines three previous games: 1996 Super Mario 64 for Nintendo 64, 2002 Super Mario Sunshine for GameCube and 2007 Super Mario Galaxy for Wii – in one for Switch, with remarkably high resolutions compared to previous platforms. Buyers can pre-order the game on Amazon, but there’s a catch: Super Mario 3D All-Stars it’s a limited-time version and fans will only have until March 31, 2021 to grab it.
Buy it! Monopoly Super Mario Celebration Edition, $ 29.97 at amazon.com
Unsurprisingly, Nintendo’s Super Mario Bros. 35th Anniversary Celebration games have already pushed Amazon’s best seller charts up. Check out other articles released for the special celebration below.
Buy it! Monopoly: Super Mario Bros Collector’s Edition Board Game (Amazon Exclusive), $ 37.02 (originally $ 44.95) at amazon.com
Buy it! Super Mario 3D All-Stars for Nintendo Switch, $ 59.95 at amazon.com
Buy it! LEGO Super Mario Toad Treasure Hunt Expansion Set Building Kit, $ 69.99 at amazon.com