Shigeru Miyamoto is inevitably asked when the next Mario game is during promotions for The Mario Super Bros. Movie, and he always has coy answers ready.
During aafter the interviewer asks when we can expect the next Mario game, Miyamoto replies, “Stay tuned for future Nintendo Directs.”
Does that mean a Nintendo Direct in the near future or a Nintendo Direct next year? Or maybe the following year? Nobody knows. It’s a perfect deviation. miyamotoduring an IGN interview, and responded, “Nintendo is always working on Mario.”
Mario is Nintendo’s biggest IP, so gamers probably don’t have to worry about the next Mario game not coming; it’s just a matter of when, something Miyamoto doesn’t have an answer for gamers yet.
The Super Mario Bros. Movie opens in theaters on April 5, and ahead of the release, the reviews are slowly pouring in. You can visit our sister sitefor a complete overview.
On GameSpot itselfCritic Phil Owen gave the film an 8/10. “People have had all kinds of emotional turmoil about this new Super Mario Bros. movie ever since it was announced that Guardians of the Galaxy and Lego Movie star Chris Pratt would provide the voice of Mario,” Owen said. . “However, all that gnashing of teeth was for nothing. The Super Mario Bros. movie is quite funny and also just plain pretty – this movie is a feast for the eyes.”
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