New “World” At Universal Studios Will Attract Millions
If the success of the Super Mario Bros. movie is any indication, the new Super Nintendo World at Universal Studios Hollywood will become a major success story and one more reason for people to visit us in Southern California. We hope while you’re here you’ll take advantage of our Hollywood tours and see the historical Hollywood as well as this new Universal cash cow.
Are You Ready for Super Nintendo World?
Super Nintendo World, is a themed area at Universal Studios theme parks that is based on the popular video game franchise, Super Mario Bros.
The first Super Nintendo World opened at Universal Studios Japan in Osaka in March 2021. The area features a range of attractions, including a Mario Kart ride, an interactive Yoshi ride, and a re-creation of Bowser’s Castle. There are also restaurants, shops, and interactive elements throughout the area.
The Mario Kart ride, called Mario Kart: Koopa’s Challenge, is a highlight of Super Nintendo World. It features a trackless ride system and allows guests to compete in a virtual race with other riders. Guests wear augmented reality (AR) headsets that transport them into the world of Mario Kart.
The Yoshi ride, called Yoshi’s Adventure, is a family-friendly attraction that takes guests on a gentle ride through a vibrant landscape filled with characters and obstacles from the Super Mario Bros. franchise. The ride vehicles are designed to look like Yoshis, the dinosaur-like creatures that appear in the games.
Bowser’s Castle is another popular attraction at Super Nintendo World. Guests can explore the castle and interact with various elements, such as hitting blocks with their hands to reveal power-ups or facing off against Bowser Jr. in an AR game.
Overall, Super Nintendo World is a highly immersive and interactive theme park area that brings the world of Super Mario Bros. to life.
Super Mario Bros. is a classic video game that was developed and published by Nintendo in 1985. It is one of the most iconic video games of all time and has since spawned a franchise that has become an integral part of popular culture.
A brief history of Super Mario Bros:
In the early 1980s, Nintendo was a relatively unknown video game company in the United States. In Japan, however, they had already achieved success with arcade games like Donkey Kong and Mario Bros. The latter game introduced the world to the character of Mario, who would go on to become the company’s mascot.
In 1985, Nintendo released Super Mario Bros. for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES). The game was a massive success, and it is credited with helping to revive the video game industry, which had suffered a crash in 1983.
Super Mario Bros. follows the adventures of Mario and his brother Luigi as they try to rescue Princess Toadstool from the evil Bowser. The game consists of eight worlds, each with four levels, and the player must navigate through various obstacles and enemies to reach the end.
The game’s success led to the creation of a franchise that has spanned over three decades. Numerous sequels and spin-offs have been released, and Mario has become one of the most recognizable video game characters of all time. The franchise has also expanded beyond video games, with movies, TV shows, and even a theme park.
In conclusion, Super Mario Bros. is a classic video game that has had a lasting impact on popular culture. Its success helped to revive the video game industry, and it has since become one of the most iconic video game franchises of all time.
Kids and adults alike should flock to Universal Studios to experience this new attraction. Of course Hollywood has tons more to offer and a fun-filled tour of Hollywood with Star Track Tours should be on your list to make sure you squeeze every drop out of your SoCal tourism adventure. Book now!