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Unknown Mario - 40 obscure facts and random trivia about Nintendo's mascot

Outside of a Smash Bros trophy here and there, Super Mario 2's Boss hasn't shown anywhere near the longevity of a Mario villain like Bowser. Although his name is dropped in Super Paper Mario and Mario Superstars Baseball, as well as an alleged son appearing in Animal Crossing, Wart has never physically appeared again in a single Mario game for more than two decades. However, a very recognizable Wart appeared in The Legend of Zelda: Links Awakening under his original Japanese moniker, Mamu, and actually teaches Link his last song on the Ocarina.

Know anything we dont about Mario? Tell us in the comments and we might just update this list with your trivia (after verifying it, of course).

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Henry moved from the suburbs of northern Florida to work at GR+, and hasn't looked back once in seven years. When not collecting Mario toys, you can find him constantly checking his Twitter.