Surprising revelations about your favorite Super Mario characters

Wa-hoo, it’s Mario Day! This character leads one of the best-selling video game franchises of all time. It’s celebrated today because March 10th, or Mar10, looks like MARIO. Aside from this fun fact, have you heard the dark secrets about Mario and friends?

Mario – “War vet turned hero-plumber” (above)

Luigi – “Don’t underestimate the sidekick”

Princess Peach – “Damsel turned dangerous”

Toad – “Cursed mushroom people”

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