Super Mario RPG: Everything you need to know

In 1996, Plaza and Nintendo collaborated on Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars. Ditching the traditional platforming of the Mario franchise, the role-playing game offered turn-based combat and a story that introduced several new characters. In the last 27 years, the Super nintendo The game has gained a passionate following and has seen re-releases on Wii and Wii U. The game has been over six years in the making. nintendo switchbut a new remake was announced during today’s Nintendo Direct, and it will be released on November 17 for $59.99. For those who have never played the original, this article will offer a brief history.

Who do you play? Super Mario RPG?

Super Mario RPG features a cast of five playable characters: Mario, Bowser, Princess Toadstool (better known as “Peach”), Mallow, and Geno. Players can select a party of three characters to use in combat, each with their own strengths and weaknesses. The game requires players to keep Mario as a party member, meaning only two of the roster slots can be toggled.

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Who are Geno and Mallow?

Geno and Mallow are two original characters that first appeared in the game. Geno in particular has developed a passionate fan base since Super Mario RPGand many fans have been begging to see the character added to the Super Smash Bros. series. While that hasn’t happened yet, a Mii Fighter costume can be purchased for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Geno would go on to make a small cameo in Mario & Luigi: Superstar Sagabut the character has been missing in action since his first appearance.

Who are the villains of the game?

At the beginning of Super Mario RPG, Bowser has once again kidnapped Princess Toadstool. Mario rushes to the rescue, but the conflict is interrupted when a giant living sword called Exor runs through the Star Road and then through Bowser’s castle. It’s all part of an invasion by a new villain named Smithy and his gang. Bowser’s army abandons the villain in favor of Smithy, and the villain teams up with Mario to stop the Smithy Gang, repair Star Road, and save the world.

(Photo: Nintendo, Square Enix)

Has Super Mario RPG ever had a sequel?

Super Mario RPG has never had a direct sequel, although original director Chihiro Fujioka he said last year that he would still like to make one. While there’s never been a second Super Mario RPG, the original game has inspired several other RPG versions of the character. Initially, the first paper mario it went by the working title “Super Mario RPG 2”, before landing on the name most fans are familiar with. The AlphaDream series developed by Mario & Luigi also kept the spirit of Super Mario RPG alive, but the series ended with the studio closing. If the remake of Super Mario RPG proves popular enough, maybe one day fans will get a chance to see the direct sequel to Fujioka!

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