A new video essay uploaded by YouTube user GRAIN explores the history of the Super Mario series over the decades. The video provides a decent amount of Super Mario history while maintaining decent production value. Overall its worth seeing (see below).
Here’s the video’s official description: Super Mario is one of the most recognizable faces in the world, yet he began as nothing more than a cameo; a stand-in to drop in any game. So how did Mario becomes the international icon we know today?
This year marks the 35th Anniversary of the Super Mario Bros series. To celebrate Nintendo has several plans, including the release of Super Mario 3D All-Stars and the upcoming release of Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury for the Nintendo Switch. Let us know what you think of the documentary/video essay below!