Youtube is a bottomless well of time wasting nonsense, isn’t it? And we’ve had some good times with the site, plus we’re suckers for anyone playing Mario music on anything, most recently in the form of an excellent beatbox version of the famous theme. So obviously, we had to share this with you the moment we found it:
Above: This is only the beginning
Lots of people can do the music, but matching the on-screen sound effects at the same time? That’s above and beyond what we expected.
But, who cares, right? “That may be impressive, but everyone does a Mario Bros music video,” you say as you roll your eyes. That’s what we thought too, but then we went to the artist's Youtube page and saw dozens of other classic games getting the same treatment from the snappy dresser. Here, take a look:
Above: Super Mario 3
Above: Dragon Quest
Above: Donkey Kong
Above: Dragon Quest III
Above: Mario Bros
If you want to see all that this violin virtuoso/Famicom fanboy has to offer, check his Youtube page. But let it be known to all the other guys out there who make videos of themselves only playing the Mario theme, the gauntlet has been thrown.
Jun 25, 2010