See all the Super Mario Bros. costume guides for the characters appearing in the best-selling video game series created by Nintendo. Dress up like Mario, his brother, Luigi, along with Princess Peach and Toad. Beginning with Super Mario Bros. for the Nintendo Entertainment System, one Mario game has been released for every Nintendo console since. See how to cosplay Mario characters before journeying to the Mushroom Kingdom.
The fictional Italian plumber Mario first appeared in the arcade game Donkey Kong by video game designer Shigeru Miyamoto. In 1985, Mario was introduced as the star of his own video game in Super Mario Bros. on the wildly popular Nintendo Entertainment System. Since then, the Mario franchise has grown into over 200 different video games with over 500 million copies sold. It’s estimated that Nintendo’s Mario franchise is valued well over $10 billion.
Many of the Mario games follow the adventures of him and his cast in the fictional Mushroom Kingdom as he rescues Princess Peach from Bowser, whose ultimate goal is to defeat Mario. Along the way of Mario interacts with others like Luigi, Toad, Wario, Waluigi, Yoshi, and many others. The Super Mario Bros. characters have appeared on a variety of game like Mario Kart and Paper Mario. Mario has even expanded to Apple’s iPhone with the release of Super Mario Run. Cosplay Mario to become the most recognized video game character of all-time.