How many times have you played Mario, in the dozens of games he has appeared in, and never once stopped to contemplate how many different ways you’ve sent him to his death? Take stock with this fun infographic.
Mario has appeared in over 50 games so it would seem that 50 unique ways to kill him is a minimum. Gaming blog Kotaku shares an infographic by artist Yves Bourgelas that illustrates all manner of ways in which poor Mario can meet his end: death by shell, sun burn, spikes, eaten, lasers, quicksand, and more.
Hit up the link below to check out the full infographic and see if you can identify the different games the causes of death come from.
Jason Fitzpatrick is warranty-voiding DIYer and all around geek. When he's not documenting mods and hacks he's doing his best to make sure a generation of college students graduate knowing they should put their pants on one leg at a time and go on to greatness, just like Bruce Dickinson. You can follow him on Google+ if you'd like.
- Published 02/11/11