Friday Fun: Get Your Mario On

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By Brian Burgess on May 22nd, 2009

Here at How-To Geek we love the Mario series of games and today we picked a few cool flashed based Mario games to pass the time until the bell rings.

Original Nintendo Mario Brothers and Super Mario Brothers 3

To start off playing where it all began (After Donkey Kong) check out this original version of Mario Brothers for the 8-bit Nintendo System.  You will need Java installed for this site to work.


Play Mario Brothers at

If you are a fan of the original Super Mario Brothers 3  – 8 bit Nintendo version – this is the place to go.  In fact this site has a bunch of original 8 bit Nintendo games you can play.


Play Super Mario Brothers 3 at

Super Mario 63

This game is 2D but includes a lot of the Super Mario SNES and Super Mario 64 elements into the game play.

game play

Play Super Mario 63 at MeltGames

Mario Tetris 3

This actually allows you to enjoy both Mario themes and play one of the most fun and addicting games ever in Tetris.  You can change the backgrounds and different music from the various Mario games.


Play Mario Tetris 3

These are just a few favorites we have for you to check out on your boring Friday afternoon.  If you have come across any cool online Mario games please lets us know by leaving a comment!

Brian Burgess worked in IT for 10 years before pursuing his passion for writing. He's been a tech blogger and journalist for the past seven years, and can be found on his about me page or Google+

  • Published 05/22/09
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