Mario being the referee was added at the last minute. While Nintendo owned Punch-Out and there was no legal issue, apparently the creators forgot to ask their bosses permission to put the plumber in the game.
My wife got me the game for my birthday last year and due to the craziness in my life, it’s taken me a while to complete it. I always enjoyed the Mario Golf games and I was excited for the Nintendo Switch edition. The actual golfing is pretty darn good. Well designed courses and physics.Continue reading “Things I Like: Mario Golf: Super Rush (Nintendo Switch)”
It makes sense for Mario to have a brother named Luigi, but his name pronounced in Japanese is a pun on a word in Japan that means “similar.”
Super Mario Bros 2 (The Lost Levels in America) was the first time Nintendo introduced the infamous poison mushroom.
Super Mario Bros. 2 (Lost Levels in America) was the first game to make Mario and Luigi truly different by changing Luigi’s jump height and traction.