Dr. Mario (video game)

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Dr. Mario
DeveloperNintendo R&D1
SystemsArcade, Game Boy, NES, NES Classic Edition, Nintendo Entertainment System – Nintendo Switch Online, Nintendo 3DS, Wii U
ReleasedNintendo Entertainment System/Famicom
JP: July 27, 1990
NA: October 14, 1990
AU/EU: June 27, 1991
Arcade (PlayChoice-10)
NA: December 31, 1990
Game Boy
JP: July 27, 1990
NA: December 1, 1990
AU/EU: April 30, 1991
Virtual Console for Nintendo 3DS
JP:July 27, 2011
AU/EU: March 22, 2012
NA:October 4, 2012
Wii U Virtual Console
WW: 2014
NES Classic Edition/Famicom Mini
AU/JP: November 10, 2016
EU/NA: November 11, 2016
Nintendo Switch Online
WW: September 19, 2018
Added to
NES: March 8, 2003
NES Classic (NES): June 22, 2017
Famicom Mini (Famicom): August 10, 2017
3DS (Game Boy): July 2, 2020

Dr. Mario is a video game released for the Nintendo Entertainment System and Game Boy in 1990.


Mario is a doctor that drops pills into a bottle to eliminate viruses. Four combinations of the same color of viruses and pills will eliminate the viruses. Each pill has two parts, some times with the same color and other times with different colors.