Super Mario Bros.

Super Mario Bros.

1985

System
NES
Publisher
Nintendo
Developer
Nintendo EAD

8.7

Game Rating

User Ratings: 111

Our Review: 9/10

Overview

Number of Players
2
Genre
Action
Release Date

NES

  • 13th Sep 1985 (JPN)
  • 17th Nov 1985 (USA)
  • 15th May 1987 (UK/EU)

Wii Shop

  • 2nd Dec 2006, 500 points (JPN)
  • 25th Dec 2006, 500 points (USA)
  • 5th Jan 2007, 500 points (UK/EU)

3DS eShop

  • 1st Mar 2012, £4.50/€5.00 (UK/EU)
  • 16th Feb 2012, $4.99 (USA)
  • 5th Jan 2012, ¥500 (JPN)

Wii U eShop

  • 5th Jun 2013, ¥500 (JPN)
  • 12th Sep 2013, £3.49 (UK/EU)
  • 19th Sep 2013, $4.99 (USA)
Series
Super Mario Bros

Screenshots (8)

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Reviews

  • 56

    Wii U eShop / NES

    Review Super Mario Bros.

    Forever running to the right

    Mario. Say it loud and there's music playing. Say it soft, and it's almost like praying. Super Mario Bros. was, is, and will always be one of gaming's great masterpieces, and its availability on any additional format is a good thing. It's come to the Wii and 3DS Virtual Consoles before, and now jumps onto the Wii U...

  • 55

    3DS eShop / NES

    Review Super Mario Bros.

    Yet another way to experience a masterpiece

    Mario. Say it loud and there's music playing. Say it soft, and it's almost like praying. Super Mario Bros. was, is, and will always be one of gaming's great masterpieces, and its availability on any additional format is a good thing. Now it's come to the 3DS Virtual Console, and we couldn't be happier. For...

  • 23

    Wii Virtual Console / NES

    Review Super Mario Bros.

    A timeless classic

    This game needs no introduction, this was really where it all began with our favourite Italian plumber. Having been originally bundled free with the NES console in 1985 Super Mario Bros. Proved to be a killer app at the time helping to shift millions of consoles. There have since been many imitators but none have quite captured...

About The Game

For more than twenty years, Mario and Luigi have been tirelessly running and jumping across these caves and castles to put a smile on every player's face. Squash Goombas and crawl down pipes. Swallow mushrooms and Fire Flowers. Discover or rediscover the most popular video game of all time.

This ground-breaking platform game has inspired creators and artists worldwide. If you whistle one of Super Mario Bros.' unforgettable tunes in public transports or in a waiting room, there is little doubt that at least one person around you will be filled with nostalgia and good memories.