I finished Super Mario World on the Wii U Virtual Console and I watched the credits. At the end was Mario, Peach and Luigi standing there with the words THE END. It won't go away no matter what I do. Whats going on?


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There is no way to make the screen go away with your controller. You will have to quit the game through the Wii menu or reset your system.

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    This is correct, I would add as well that the early Mario games (SMB2, SMB3, SMW) would have the player reset or power down the console when you reached the end. While I can't speculate if it was a design or engineering choice, it was a normal thing to do for some games in that NES/Early-SNES period.
    – NBN-Alex
    Nov 10, 2015 at 20:01

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