Super Mario Bros.

Super Mario Bros. (NES)

1985

System
NES
Publisher
Nintendo
Developer
Nintendo EAD

8.2

Game Rating

User Ratings: 1,589

Our Review: 9/10

Overview

Number of Players
2
Genre
Action
Release Date

NES

  • JP 13th Sep 1985
  • US 17th Nov 1985
  • EU 15th May 1987

Wii (Wii Shop)

  • JP 2nd Dec 2006, 500 points
  • US 25th Dec 2006, 500 points
  • EU 5th Jan 2007, 500 points

3DS (3DS eShop)

  • EU 1st Mar 2012, £4.50
  • US 16th Feb 2012, $4.99
  • JP 5th Jan 2012, ¥500

Wii U eShop

  • JP 5th Jun 2013, ¥500
  • EU 12th Sep 2013, £3.49
  • US 19th Sep 2013, $4.99
Series
Super Mario Bros, Nintendo Switch Online, Super Mario
Tags
Nintendo Switch Online, 2D

Screenshots (8)

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Reviews

  • Review Super Mario Bros. (Wii U eShop / NES)

    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...

  • Review Super Mario Bros. (3DS eShop / NES)

    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...

Super Mario Bros. Guides

  • Guide Best Super Mario Games Of All Time

    All the 2D and 3D Marios ranked by you

    On the 15th anniversary of Super Mario Galaxy's release, we've decided to revisit and revamp our all-time Best Super Mario Games article. Previously, we had the plumber's 2D and 3D adventures separated into two reader-ranked lists, with this overall uber-list compiled by Nintendo Life staff... but no more!...

  • Guide Where To Buy The LEGO Nintendo Entertainment System

    Update: Pre-orders back on Nintendo UK Store

    Update: The LEGO NES has reappeared on the Nintendo Official UK Store. You can now grab a pre-order from a second wave of units, although these are strictly limited to two products per household. <products id=“12764” style="list" sort="date"> Original article: The LEGO NES is now available on...

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.