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I was okay with Mario's Typing Tutor. This Mario's Game Gallery crosses the line, though. That freaking Go Fish game...Loading …
There should be a Mario NHL / ice hockey game for the 3DS.Loading …
"Tyler Atfield bought his three-year-old girl the lunch deal and she was given a Super Mario figure in the box. But the 25-year-old was shocked when he saw his daughter playing with the doll, which has a mechanical arm that moves up and down.
The doll is supposed to be holding a boomerang, but when it is removed a hole is left in Mario's hand, with a suspicious grin on his moustachioed face as it goes up and down."
Kind of expected, but I think Mario is so high up on the list because of its games, not because of the character itself. He's got no dialogue, no backstory, no motives, no flaws, nothing. I mean that doesn't actually make for an interesting character at all, does it?Loading …
The most recognisable gaming hero of all time - if not exactly the coolest - Mario only missed out on our top spot by a whisker. And while this may be an indication that Nintendo's dumpy plumber isn't as relevant today as he once was, Mario's place in the pantheon of gaming is assured.
Mario was created by Shigeru Miyamoto (pictured right), Nintendo's gaming genius who also unleashed Luigi, Link and a hundred other console superstars. Originally Miyamoto wanted to make a platformer featuring cartoon characters Popeye, Bluto and Olive Oil, but when he failed to get an official licence he created Mario, Donkey Kong and Pauline instead. The moustachioed tradesman debuted in the fiendishly difficult Donkey Kong under the name Jumpman, and was only given his Italian moniker when Nintendo Of America's landlord, Mario Segale, came demanding rent on the warehouse the company was renting in Tukwila, Washington. Now, over 200 games later - many of which are genre-defining blueprints that set thLoading …
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