25 April 2016 14:30:00
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Getting familiar with the facts of Super Mario Bros. biography, as well as informing that you can play the original version on our website
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In 1983, Nintendo and its game designer Shigeru Miyamoto turned the world upside down with the release of Mario Bros. The platformer won millions of fans from pole to pole right away. First released for arcade machines, the game was later ported to various consoles. The main character, mustached plumber Mario, made his first appearance in another popular platformer, Donkey Kong, where he was originally named Jumpman.
It seems that one can talk on and on about the source of the game popularity. Nintendo revolutionary approach to game development earned Super Mario Bros. the lifelong presence in the Guinness Book of World Records. With 40 millions of copies sold, the platformer has proved the title of the most popular game ever. Again and again has it topped the list of “100 best games of all times” according to various websites: from Imagine Games Network and Games Radar to Complex and Yahoo. The main characters, Mario and his brother Luigi, have won renown as well. Along with Sonic the Hedgehog, they have become the first digital characters to be presented at the famous Hollywood Walk of Fame.
No doubt that the original Super Mario game laid the foundation for the whole genre holding the limelight for many years on, while its copies gained certain attention as well. At our website, you can play the original version of the game that is still of interest for many generations. Everything is clear: eight worlds, four levels in each of them, and a whole lot of enemies – Koopa turtles, firebars, piranha plants, bloopers, numerous dragons, fish, and other monsters from the Mushroom Kingdom.
American gamer nicknamed Darbian holds the record for Super Mario Bros. runthrough. His astonishing speed, brilliant tactics, and drive for results will stay put in the history of gaming forever. 4 minutes 57 seconds and 260 milliseconds. Dare you beat?
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