In an interview with some of Nintendo’s top brass, it was revealed that Mario might not be such a stand-up guy. Historic animal cruelty charges have been levelled against the company’s iconic plumber, after it was found that he would hit Yoshi in the head to make it poke out its tongue and eat enemies.
But maybe we’ve always known this side of Mario? His rampant destruction of property throughout the Mushroom Kingdom, wantonly jumping on the heads of Goombas, and collecting lost coins but not returning them to their owners.
Is Mario a bad guy?
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