March 10 is Mar10 Day, World Super Mario Day

One of the most iconic characters in the gaming world and beyond, with his moustache, overalls and the ever-present red hat, Super Mario is an icon recognized by anyone. Waiting for the film to be released on April 5th, let’s find out what Mar10 Day has in store for us, which is celebrated every year on March 10th.

The new releases of Mar10 Day

From today, March 10, a special edition of Nintendo Switch with red joycons dedicated to Super Mario will be available. Bundled with the console will also include a digital copy of Super Mario Odyssey, which will allow you to immediately join Mario and Cappy to save Princess Peach from the wedding arranged by Bowser, as well as a sticker kit of Super Mario Bros. The Movie . For Mario Kart lovers, eight new tracks have also been available since yesterday, included in the fourth package of the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Additional Tracks Pass. In fact, the Fruit Trophy and the Boomerang Trophy respectively open the races on the Amsterdam Tour circuits in drift, GBA Riverside Park, DK Wii Snowboard Track, Yoshi Island and Bangkok Tour in full throttle, DS Mario Circuit, GCN Waluigi Stadium, Singapore Tour in full throttle. In addition, a new playable character will be available: Birdo.

The events of Mar10 Day

Today and throughout the month, the Super Mario community and the creators linked to the legendary plumber will celebrate Mar10 Day with live shows and videos dedicated to some of the most beloved chapters of the saga. In addition, a new Super Nintendo Wolrd will open to the public inside Universal Studios Hollywood today, alongside the homonymous complex in Osaka, Japan. In this theme park it will be possible to challenge Team Bowser firsthand on the Mario Kart: Bowser’s Challenge tracks, take a break at the Toadstool Café and experience the Mushroom Kingdom and the adventures it has to offer in 360° with many other activities.