Mario Games

Our editors help you choose the best Mario games and Super Mario games. Parents will remember the lovable adventurer's antics from his Donkey Kong days, but younger kids will equally enjoy his more modern incarnations. Check out what the Mario Bros. have been up to!

Mario Kart 8 Poster Image
GAME

Mario Kart 8

age 6+

Fun family racer lets kids upload sweet moves to YouTube.

Platforms: Nintendo Wii U (2014)
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GAME

Super Mario Maker 2

age 6+

Fun, accessible editing tools expose kids to game design.

Platforms: Nintendo Switch (2019)
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Dance Dance Revolution: Mario Mix Poster Image
GAME

Dance Dance Revolution: Mario Mix

age 7+

Good entry-level dance game for kids.

Platforms: Nintendo GameCube (2005)
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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Poster Image
GAME

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

age 7+

Family-friendly racer gets large update with bonus content.

Platforms: Nintendo Switch (2017)
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GAME

Mario Party 10

age 7+

Fun party game with mild violence promotes socialization.

Platforms: Nintendo Wii U (2015)
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Mario Party: Star Rush Poster Image
GAME

Mario Party: Star Rush

age 7+

Fun party game encourages social, competitive play.

Platforms: Nintendo 3DS (2016)
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Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash Poster Image
GAME

Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash

age 7+

Fun, safe tennis game good for social play but lacks depth.

Platforms: Nintendo Wii U (2015)
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New Super Mario Bros. Poster Image
GAME

New Super Mario Bros.

age 7+

New Super Mario will woo old and new fans.

Platforms: Nintendo DS (2006)
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New Super Mario Bros. Wii Poster Image
GAME

New Super Mario Bros. Wii

age 7+

Ingenious remake is a classic for both old, new fans.

Platforms: Nintendo Wii (2009)
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Super Mario 3D Land Poster Image
GAME

Super Mario 3D Land

age 7+

Newest Mario game continues the platforming magic.

Platforms: Nintendo 3DS (2011)
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Super Mario 3D World Poster Image
GAME

Super Mario 3D World

age 7+

Fantastic platform adventure is fun for the whole family.

Platforms: Nintendo Wii U (2013)
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GAME

Super Mario Galaxy

age 7+

Fantastic outer space odyssey with coop play.

Platforms: Nintendo Wii (2007)
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Super Mario Galaxy 2 Poster Image
GAME

Super Mario Galaxy 2

age 7+

Brilliant platformer a surefire hit for virtually all ages.

Platforms: Nintendo Wii (2010)
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Mario Golf: Super Rush Poster Image
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Mario Golf: Super Rush

age 8+

Mario and friends swing away for a fun time on the links.

Platforms: Nintendo Switch (2021)
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Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story + Bowser Jr.'s Journey Poster Image
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Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story + Bowser Jr.'s Journey

age 8+

Remake has mild combat, fresh graphics, bonus campaign.

Platforms: Nintendo 3DS (2019)
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Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam

age 8+

Mild combat, standard good-vs.-evil clash in fun adventure.

Platforms: Nintendo 3DS (2016)
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Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions Poster Image
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Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions

age 8+

All-ages RPG shows benefits of teamwork.

Platforms: Nintendo 3DS (2017)
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GAME

Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games

age 8+

Fun but repetitive collection of summer sports games.

Platforms: Nintendo 3DS (2016)
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GAME

Mario Sports Mix

age 8+

Top-notch sports compilation is good fun for all ages.

Platforms: Nintendo Wii (2011)
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Mario Tennis Aces

age 8+

Fun, safe, often surprisingly challenging tennis sim.

Platforms: Nintendo Switch (2018)
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