Mario is the protagonist of Nintendo's Super Mario Bros. series of games.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

-4
votes
2answers
213 views

Are Mario & Luigi orphans?

For one thing, I'm prettty sure the mustache'd duo is definitely human. No doubt. But what I think I've never found out is whether or not they had parents. IS there anything not non-canon that ...
3
votes
2answers
120 views

How do you pronounce “Lakitu”?

Lakitus are one of the most iconic characters in the world of Super Mario that can be best described as: ...bespectacled Koopas who ride clouds through the skies. ...best known for tossing Spiny ...
52
votes
6answers
7k views

Is Mario or Luigi the older brother?

I always assumed Mario was older than Luigi. However, I've heard that Japanese schoolchildren often assume Luigi is older because he's taller. Is there any official source for which one is older ...
2
votes
0answers
92 views

Nintendo World and the “7 Stars” Concept [closed]

I always was super fan of Nintendo games and games for Nintendo, although I haven't played them all. And I always had a curiosity about the 7 Stars concept present in several games, like Super Mario ...
7
votes
0answers
150 views

What does the “P” stand for in Super Mario's P-Switches? [closed]

In pretty much every Super Mario platformer game after Super Mario Bros 3, there is a "P-switch" which turns blocks into coins and vice-versa (and sometimes some other thing, like make special blocks ...
5
votes
3answers
1k views

What are the Star Coins for in New Super Mario Bros. Wii?

You can collect three Star Coins in each level. What is their purpose?
19
votes
2answers
1k views

Is there really an endless water world in Super Mario Bros.?

I vaguely remember as a kid being able to squeeze between the pipe and the bricks at the end of a water world that would take you to another water world that never ended. Does anyone recall this or ...
7
votes
1answer
273 views

Is that a saddle or a shell on the back of Yoshi?

Today I just randomly thought of Yoshi, and then suddenly have a feeling that the red thingy on the back of Yoshi looks like a shell. A simple Google search did result in some random links of people ...
6
votes
1answer
5k views

What are the locations of the Warp Zones in Super Mario Bros. 2?

In which levels are the Warp Zones located in Super Mario Bros. 2 (not The Lost Levels) and how do you get to them?
5
votes
1answer
551 views

Differences between Mario Bros for the NES and 25th Anniversary Super Mario Bros?

As part of the 25th anniversary celebrations, Nintendo has released a couple of Wii bundles that include some sort of variant of Mario Bros: 25th Anniversary SUPER MARIO BROS is pre-installed, the ...
9
votes
1answer
526 views

How can I identify a Mario Bros character (Big gray stone that falls)

I was looking for images of this and can't find because I'm lacking a term. I would like to know the name (or how would you would call) a character from (that I know of) from the old Mario's (NES and ...
4
votes
2answers
603 views

Are there alternate or secret exits for some levels in New Super Mario Bros for Wii?

In Super Mario World on the Super NES (16-bit), some levels on the world map were represented by a different-colored globe, which indicated that there were secret exits hidden on them that would open ...