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Nintendo to Launch Super Mario Bros. 35th Anniversary-Themed Events for Mario Kart, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and More



Nintendo to Launch Super Mario Bros. 35th Anniversary-Themed Events for Mario Kart, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and More


On the occasion of the 35th anniversary of Super Mario Bros., Nintendo has announced a series of special themed events for some of its star titles. These events will be progressively available from now until next March 2021.

Starting at 8:00 AM (UK time) on September 9, and 8:00 AM (UK time) on September 23, Mario Kart Tour will receive two seasons inspired by Super mario kart, in which Mario (SNES), and Donkey Kong Jr. (SNES), respectively, both characters from Super mario kart.

Throughout the final stretch of 2020, new items will be available on My Nintendo Store, iconic super mario itemsas well as other commemorative products inspired by the 35th anniversary of the franchise.

During the last months of the year, new features will arrive in Super Mario Maker 2 and Super Smash Bros. In November we will have a Ninji time trial, with a theme related to the 35th anniversary in Super Mario Maker 2. In November and December, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will host an online tournament featuring a selection of items, fighters, and settings from the Super Mario series.

By 2021, specifically in January, it will be the turn of Splatoon 2, with a festival inspired by the plumber franchise. In addition, My Nintendo keychains can be purchased when the date of the festival in question approaches, as well as t-shirts of Splatoon. In March it will be the turn of Animal Crossing: New Horizons, which will receive furniture inspired by Super Mario Bros.

You can find more information about everything related to the 35th anniversary of Super Mario Bros. in our compilation.