Super Mario Bros. Wonder Sets European Sales Record

Super Mario Bros. Wonder Triumphs as the Fastest-Selling Mario Game in Europe

Nintendo has made a resounding announcement, revealing that Super Mario Bros. Wonder has secured its place in the annals of gaming history as the fastest-selling Mario game in Europe, achieving this remarkable feat within a mere three days of its release. While it’s no surprise that a mainline Mario game would be successful, this recent feat remains all the more impressive considering the countless classics the series has put out.

Debuting on October 20, 2023, the game has swiftly eclipsed its fellow Mario titles, including Odyssey, another Switch game and the previous new mainline Mario title to be released. While specific sales figures in other regions remain undisclosed, the European success story hints at the game’s potential to surpass its iconic Mario siblings in terms of total sales, setting the stage for a potentially legendary run.

Super Mario Bros. Wonder

Critics and players alike have showered the game with unanimous praise since its launch, exemplified by the critical acclaim that Wonder has garnered across various platforms. As gamers dive into this 2D masterpiece, they are greeted with a gaming experience that harks back to the glory days of the Super NES. In the latest UK charts data, Super Mario Bros. Wonder etched its name in history as the third-largest Mario game launch in boxed chart history. It narrowly trailed behind Super Mario Odyssey and Super Mario 3D World, further emphasizing its exceptional popularity among players.

The European success of Wonder signals a bright future for this remarkable addition to the Mario franchise. As fans worldwide embark on Mario’s latest adventure, the game’s rapid ascent to the top sets a promising precedent for what lies ahead. Super Mario Bros. Wonder continues to captivate gamers, solidifying its status as a beloved classic in the making.