- Number of Players
- Single Player
- Release Date
- 1st Sep 2008, 800 points (USA)
- 22nd Aug 2008, 900 points (UK/EU)
- 24th Jun 2008, 900 points (JPN)
Wii U eShop
- 24th Dec 2015, £5.49 (UK/EU)
- 30th Jun 2016, $7.99 (USA)
- 9th Mar 1996 (JPN)
- 13th May 1996 (USA)
- Controller Support
- Classic, Gamecube
Wii U eShop / SNES
The Mario RPG that started it all
There are very few areas of life the Mario franchise hasn't at some point explored. Mario himself has been a doctor, an amateur kart racer and later on in his career was recognised as a professional athlete when he competed at the Olympic Games in the 100 metre dash against Sonic. Quite simply – he's a jack of all...
Virtual Console / Super Nintendo
Mario + RPG = WIN!
What do you get when one of the best RPG creators in the world decides to build an RPG around one of the most recognizable video game characters in history? What you get is a video game that is considered one of the greatest ever made and an RPG that's not only unique, but extremely playable as well. Many were skeptical when the...
About The Game
The Mushroom Kingdom faces a new threat when a giant sword falls from the sky and lays chaos upon the land.
Mario must gather a crew of unexpected allies to take on the nefarious Smithy Gang! Before Paper Mario and Mario & Luigi, the first Role-Playing Game featuring Mario was this celebrated collaboration between Nintendo and the makers of Final Fantasy, Squaresoft (now Square Enix). Many players hold fond memories of the witty dialogue and colourful characters like Mallow and Geno.