Mario Bros. series
|Mario Bros. series|
|Systems||As noted below|
|As noted below|
It is a spin-off of the Donkey Kong series. It was further spun off into the Super Mario series, the Luigi series, the Luigi's Mansion series, the Mario RPG series, the Mario Kart series, the Mario Party series, the Mario sports series, and the Super Smash Bros. series.
Fictional character biographies
Luigi joins his twin brother Mario in most games in this series. In the Mario Bros. Game & Watch, the brothers are factory workers, preparing packages of bottles to load on a delivery truck. In the other games in the series, they are plumbers in New York City. They venture into the sewers beneath the city to defeat all of the creatures that come out of the sewer pipes.
Video games in the Mario Bros. series
|Title||Developer||System||Release||Added to museum||Notes|
|Mario Bros.||Nintendo R&D 1||Game & Watch||1983||3DS: December 4, 2017||Remade for GBC as part of Game & Watch Gallery 3 in 1999. |
Remade for GBA as part of Game & Watch Gallery 4 in 2002.
Game & Watch Gallery 3 was released for Virtual Console on 3DS in 2014.
Game & Watch Gallery 4 was released on Virtual Console on Wii U in 2016.
|Mario Bros.||Nintendo R&D 1||Arcade
Game Boy Advance
NES Classic Edition
|GameCube: January 20, 2003
NES CE: June 22, 2017
FC Mini: August 10, 2017
Switch: September 27, 2017
|Remade in 2001 as part of Super Mario Advance. |
Included in Animal Crossing for GameCube in 2001.
The NES version is emulated on GBA, e-Reader, Wii, 3DS, Wii U, NES CE, and Famicom Mini.
The arcade version is emulated on Switch, and was developed by Hamster.
|Mario Bros. Special||Hudson Soft||PC-6001
|Punch Ball Mario Bros.||Hudson Soft||PC-6000
|Mario Clash||Nintendo R&D 1||Virtual Boy||1996||Not yet|