Despite making his professional gaming debut way back in 1981’s arcade classic Donkey Kong, there are still quite a few things that people don’t know about everyone’s favorite high-flying, mustachioed plumber.
- Super Mario Bros. had a cheat for infinite lives
- “Yoshi” isn’t Yoshi’s Full Name.
- Jackie Chan indirectly influenced Super Mario Bros.
- Mario was originally going to shoot guns and ride a rocket
- The Warp Zones exist solely because of Excitebike
- The firebar was taken from Legend of Zelda
- All Toads are genderless