Super Mario Bros. makes this skateboarding video different from all the rest

This isn't your average skateboarding event.


Imad Khan

Internet Culture

Published Aug 26, 2015   Updated May 28, 2021, 2:26 am CDT

Want a video to go viral? Just throw Super Mario Bros. into it and you should be good to go—even if your subject has very little to do with the Mushroom Kingdom.

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That’s exactly what YouTube channel Corridor Digital did with its new electric skateboard video. The premise is that Luigi, after being surprised to learn that his time through a course was slower than his red-hatted brother, attempts to scrape a few seconds off his time and become number one.

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It’s basically just a skateboarding video, but that doesn’t mean it’s not fun for Nintendo fans to watch.

If Corridor Digital sounds familiar, that’s because it’s the same company that made the amazing “real-life Grand Theft Auto video earlier this year.

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The Luigi video has some cool visual effects and is entertaining enough. We recommend you watch it in glorious 60fps.

There’s also a making-of video that should shed some light on how the team managed to pull off all of these Nintendo-esque effects.

H/T The Verge | Screengrab via Corridor Digital/YouTube

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*First Published: Aug 26, 2015, 8:40 am CDT