Club Nintendo Celebrates Mario’s Anniversary

on October 20, 2010 11:00 AM

Nintendo of America is throwing a little birthday party for our favorite plumber, and Club Nintendo members are reaping the benefits. The 25th anniversary of Super Mario Bros. is being celebrated by Nintendo of America by offering special Mario-themed rewards for members of its Club Nintendo loyalty program. Beginning Oct. 20, members will be able to redeem their Club Nintendo Coins and get their hands on a special “Evolution of Mario” screen saver and four limited-edition pins celebrating Super Mario Bros. and the mark it has made on gaming itself.

The “Evolution of Mario” screen saver will cost you 10 Club Nintendo coins and features scenes from the original Super Mario Bros. in 1985 to this years Super Mario Galaxy 2. Members can also get their hands on four commemorative copper pins featuring original 2D Mario artwork for 450 Club Nintendo Coins. For more information on Mario’s birthday, head over to http://mario25.nintendo.com .

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Josh resides in VA and enjoys spending time with his wife Lena, two wonderful kids Peyton and Bailey, and their puppy Marley. He moonlights as an Xbox Ambassador and someday hopes to rule the galaxy. Favorite Games: Mega Man, Tecmo Bowl, Call of Duty 4 Modern Warfare