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As we reported on the start time over the weekend, Nintendo is now letting fans place orders for the Super Mario Bros. 35th Anniversary Pin Set #1. It can be obtained by completing a series of missions, including the purchase of Super Mario 3D All-Stars.

To recap, you need to complete five of the following:


This information comes from Nintendo’s Corporate Management Policy Briefing for the fiscal year ending March 2021…


This information comes from Nintendo president Shuntaro Furukawa, speaking during the company’s Corporate Management Policy Briefing…

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Super Mario Bros. originally launched on the Famicom on September 13, 1985. As it’s now September in Japan, the game – and the series overall – is 35 years old. A couple of new Japanese websites have just launched to celebrate the milestone here and here.

Nintendo recently announced substantial plans to celebrate the 35th anniversary of Super Mario Bros. The festivities include Super Mario 3D All-Stars, Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury, Super Mario Bros. 35, various merchandise tie-ins, in-game events, and more. Read up on the recap here.


Nintendo has big plans in store for Super Mario’s 35th anniversary. Not only are multiple game releases on the way, but the celebrations extend to merchandise as well. Amazon listings have now revealed an interesting partnership with Mattel.

A few different Barbie “Storytelling Fashion Packs” have popped up on Amazon. They are as follows:


Nintendo has rolled out a new trailer for Game & Watch Super Mario Bros showing off it’s features, check it out below


In celebration of Super Mario’s 35th anniversary, Puma teamed up with Nintendo on the RS-Dreamer Super Mario 64 basketball shoes. The two sides aren’t stopping there, as two alternate takes have been revealed. They’re based on Super Mario Sunshine and Super Mario Galaxy.

Kuwait’s Footlocker site lists these two extra sneakers, which should be available soon. We have some additional photos below.



Nintendo has readied a special Japanese commercial to celebrate the Super Mario Bros. 35th Anniversary. View the advert below.

Going along with today’s news, a pair of Super Mario Bros. wallpapers have been added to My Nintendo in North America. The designs feature the first two entries in the series.

For those that are interested, you can pick up these wallpapers here. They cost 50 Platinum Points each.

As was announced earlier today, Splatoon 2 will be celebrating Super Mario’s 35th anniversary early next year with a special Splatfests. Players are being asked to choose between the Super Mushroom and Super Star as their favorite power-up.

Nintendo has now opened orders for the two real life t-shirts created to promote the event. Both cost $29.99 each and are available here. We have some additional photos below.