It’s everyone's favourite day, 10th March or better known as Mario Day! From his debut back in the early 1980’s Mario was known only as Jumpman and instead of a plumber he was a carpenter. He became known as Mario after Super Mario Bros was released and the rest is history.
To celebrate Nintendo are offering discounts and rewards on their products.
- 50% off Super Mario Run on the App Store and Google Play up until the 26th March.
- Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp has a timed event that allows players to craft Mario-themed items.
- Those that hold a My Nintendo account can spend their Gold and Platinum Points on rewards such as Mario’s Might Moustache Nintendo 3DS HOME Menu theme, a Happy MAR10 Day wallpaper, and printable cards.
- Play Nintendo has been taken over by The Mushroom Kingdom with Mario themed activities.
Even Google Maps cannot escape Mario fever, for a week from today users can navigate with Mario in his famous go-kart when using the navigate by car option. Just tap the famous question mark block and enjoy!