Its-a-Mario Day! Celebrate the lovable game character and learn some cool facts below!
- Mario was created by game designer, Shigeru Miyamoto in Japan and was named Jumpman
- Mario made his first appearance in the game called Donkey Kong in 1981
- There are over 200 Mario games to play!
- Luigi is his younger twin brother
What’s your favourite Mario game? Let us know in the comments below!