Twenty-five years ago today, Nintendo’s original Super Mario Bros made its debut in Japan and changed the world of video games forever. Â Since then, Mario has become one of the most renowned and beloved video game characters around the globe. The original Super Mario Bros sold 40.24 million units worldwide and remains one of the best known, best loved video games in the world. Â It popularized the side-scrolling format and established elements of the Mushroom Kingdom that are still used in today’s Mario games. Â Super Mario Bros frequently appears on lists of the best games of all time. Check out the video retrospective of Mario’s adventures and tell us what you think about everyone’s favorite plumber. You can view the video by clicking here.