Reddit userÂ Â -SyBro wants you to take a look a look at a concept he put together which involves American Football and the cast of Mario. Here’s a bit on his take on Super Mario Football , he also provided screenshots to demonstrate.
I feel like the Mario Franchise is in that unique position where it can make virtually any sport accessible to a wide range of demographics. It kinda breaks my heart to see those sports go to waste as part of the wii sports mix, or as a mindless minigame in Mario Party.
“So this is what I’m thinking of:
you have Nintendo’s Star Characters starring as Quarterbacks, each with their unique skillshot, kinda like in Power Tennis. They’d have limited uses and activate like the power shot in strikers?
- I’m thinking of a Burning Bullet Pass for Mario, which can shove, like, one opponent out of its way to get to the receiver.
- Bowser Jr. could use his Clown Car ejection as in his ‘Up B’ form SSB, to avoid getting sacked and to be able to place a clean shot from above.
- then you have the Wall-Luigi to block a path for your Running Back, Warios fart for Pocket Presence, Diddy Kong’s banana-curved throw, …”
You can check out the full details over at Reddit, and what do you think can Mario and Football really mix? Hit us back with your thoughts.