Super Mario Bros. 3

Considered by many to be the best Mario Bros game, the third instalment on the NES is the target of the RRP Crew in this episode. Listen to find out if Super Mario Bros. 3 soars like a Tanooki, or just tanks.

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In this Episode:

  • 00:05:21 ROUNDTABLE: We play the TV spot for Super Mario Bros. 3 and give an overview of the technical specs of this beloved game
  • 00:11:55 LIKES: The aspects of this first party NES game that won first place in our hearts
  • 00:29:56 TRIVIA & SOCIALIZE: Trivia from and feedback on Super Mario Bros. 3 from our listeners via Facebook Group, Twitter, and Instagram
  • 00:35:10 DISLIKES: Elements of this Mario game that are in need of a plumber
  • 00:53:57 FINAL RATING: Nostalgic (Disputed)
  • 01:00:59 FEEDBACK & ANNOUNCEMENTS: Show announcements, and how to contact us
  • 01:06:10 FIREFLY: Episode 1 - Serenity

🎮 Super Mario Bros. 3 Technicals, Cast, and Crew

  • Released: February 12, 1990 (US)
  • Runs: 5hrs average to beat
  • Rated: E
  • Directed by: Shigeru Miyamoto and Takashi Tezuka
  • Artists by: Takashi Tezuka, Hideki Konno, Hiroyuki Kimura, Yōichi Kotabe
  • Designers: Shigeru Miyamoto, Takashi Tezuka, Katsuya Eguchi, Hideki Konno, Kensuke Tanabe
  • And Music composed by: Koji Kondo
  • Super Mario Bros 3 was made for about $56 million (adjusted for inflation) and earned about $2 billion (adjusted for inflation).