‘Super Mario Encyclopedia’ is the definitive history of a video game legend


Three decades of pure plumber glory.

The history of video games would be nothing if it weren’t for Super Mario. Celebrate your favorite plumber with the upcoming Super Mario Encyclopedia.

There’s almost too much Mario love in this upcoming book. Learn about Mario’s first three decades across an amazing 256 pages. Dive deep into games from Super Mario Bros. through Super Mario 3D World.  Read about the evolution of Super Shrooms to the origins of Yoshi. There’s even an in-depth interview with series producer Takashi Tezuka.

Plus, you even get game tips, if you’re still stuck in Super Mario 64. Don’t worry, it happens to the best of us. It’s the perfect gift for anyone who calls themselves a video game fan.

The Super Mario Encyclopedia releases on October 23 and is available for pre-order on Amazon for $39.99.

Pre-order it here


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Jaime Carrillo

Jaime Carrillo

Jaime Carillo is a writer for Pure Nintendo and a plucky YouTube cook. He specializes in writing about console gaming and kitchen gadgets. It comes naturally, considering he's either wielding a massive cleaver or Switch Pro controller at any given point. When he's not cruising through a drive-thru at 2am, he's baking shokupan or whipping up a big pot of Japanese curry. He enjoys retro gaming, geopolitics, and Vic Berger videos.