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Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury

Nintendo of Europe GmbH
Release Dates & Platforms:
  • 12/02/2021 - Nintendo Switch

Advice for consumers

This game has received a PEGI 7 because it features violence that lacks any apparent harm or injury to fantasy or mythical beings and creatures, non-realistic violence in a child-friendly setting or context, and pictures or sounds likely to be scary to young children. Not suitable for persons under 7 years of age.

Brief outline of the game

Join Mario, Luigi, Princess Peach and Toad on a quest to save the Sprixie Kingdom in this platform game for up to four players. This enhanced version of Super Mario 3D World comes with gameplay improvements and also features the brand new 'Bowser's Fury', which brings a surprising twist to the age-old battle between Mario and Bowser.

Content specific issues

This game features unrealistic combat between cartoon-like characters, some of whom are human-like, whereas others are more fantastical. The violence found in this combat is unrealistic and cartoon-like, as are reactions to the violence. For example, enemies disappear in puffs of smoke and leave coins behind when defeated. The single-player game, 'Bowser's Fury', contains instances in which a giant Bowser attacks a far smaller Mario. These instances are accompanied by ominous music, a dark setting and frantic action. The design of Bowser and the overall atmosphere may scare young children.

Game & Watch: Super Mario Bros.

Nintendo of Europe GmbH website
Release Dates & Platforms:
  • 13/11/2020 - Plug and Play

Advice for consumers

This game has received a PEGI 3 and features occasional very mild violence. Suitable for all ages.

Brief outline of the game

Celebrate the 35th anniversary of Super Mario Bros with this special edition Game & Watch, which includes the original NES game, its sequel 'The Lost Levels', a new Mario-themed spin on the classic game Ball, and a digital clock with 35 different animations, including guest appearances from some of Mario's friends and foes.

Content specific issues

The games include comical, non-detailed combat between human-like and fantasy characters. The overall setting is child-friendly, the violence is very unrealistic in nature (eg you defeat enemies by jumping on top of them), and reactions to violence are simple and not disturbing.

Super Mario 3D All-Stars

Nintendo of Europe GmbH website
Release Dates & Platforms:
  • 18/09/2020 - Nintendo Switch

Advice for consumers

This game has received a PEGI 7 because it features non-realistic violence in a child-friendly setting or context, violence that lacks any apparent harm or injury to fantasy or mythical beings and creatures, and pictures or sounds likely to be scary to young children. Not suitable for persons under 7 years of age.

Brief outline of the game

This special bundle includes Super Mario 64, Super Mario Sunshine and Super Mario Galaxy, all optimised for Nintendo Switch with updated HD graphics, Joy-Con controls, and a music player featuring the soundtracks from all three games.

Content specific issues

This collection contains three games, some of which contain mild violence and mild scary content. The violence featured is always non-realistic, as are the reactions: enemies disappear in puffs of smoke and leave behind coins. No visible harm is depicted. Some of the boss-fights in these games feature monsters with designs that would likely scare young children.

PAPER MARIO: The Origami King

Nintendo of Europe GmbH website
Release Dates & Platforms:
  • 17/07/2020 - Nintendo Switch

Advice for consumers

This game has received a PEGI 7 because it features non-realistic violence in a child-friendly setting or context and pictures or sounds likely to be scary to young children. Not suitable for persons under 7 of age.

Brief outline of the game

Paper Mario is back! The evil origami King Orik threatens the Mushroom and it's up to Mario and his friends to stop him. Experience the adventure of a life-time and an all-new battle system in a wonderful world made of paper.

Content specific issues

This game features child-friendly combat between fantasy characters. The violence found in this combat is unrealistic and comical, as are reactions to it: every character is made of paper, stars pop up on hits, numbers indicate damage, enemies explode into confetti when defeated. Aside from that, this game features boss-fights against huge menacing creatures, and one particular part of the game takes place in a dark temple. This part features imagery and scenes that would likely scare young children.

MARIO & SONIC AT THE OLYMPIC GAMES TOKYO 2020

SEGA of America, Inc.
Release Dates & Platforms:
  • 12/11/2019 - Nintendo Switch

Advice for consumers

This game has been rated PEGI 7 for depictions of non-realistic violence in a child-friendly setting. Not suitable for persons under 7 years of age.

Brief outline of the game

Combines the franchises Mario and Sonic to create a crossover sports game that has events based off of the 2020 Olympic Games. It features 21 normal sporting events as well as 10 events styled in the "2D" 8-bit fashion, representing the 1964 Olympics.

Content specific issues

This game contains frequent depictions of non-realistic violence in a child-friendly setting. The player can take part in multiple events which feature violence. These events include boxing and karate. Both of these events pit two characters against one another. When hit, bright lights flash and the characters let out a grunt of pain. When downed, characters lay motionless on the ground for a short amount of time before trying to get back up. There are never any injuries visible on the characters bodies, and reactions to some of the attacks are slapstick in nature. All the characters are cartoony and child-friendly in design.

Super Mario Maker 2

Nintendo of Europe GmbH website
Release Dates & Platforms:
  • 28/06/2019 - Nintendo Switch

Advice for consumers

This game has received a PEGI 3 because it features occasional, very mild violence in a comical or abstract context. The content of this game is suitable for all persons.

Brief outline of the game

In Super Mario Maker 2 for Nintendo Switch, players can create the Super Mario courses of their dreams, with access to even more tools, items and features.

Content specific issues

In this game, users are able to play levels created by other users. These levels could feature enemies the player has to defeat, but this is done in comical, unrealistic fashion that would not disturb a child.

Other issues

User-generated content is a big part of this game. It focuses on establishing a community in which players are able to create and upload their own levels, as well as play levels made by other players. These levels may feature all sorts of content. Due to the scope of possibilities, please beware that these levels have not and will not be age rated.

Super Mario Party

Nintendo of Europe GmbH website
Release Dates & Platforms:
  • 05/10/2018 - Nintendo Switch

Advice for consumers

This game has received a PEGI 3 because it features and occasional, very mild violence in a comical or abstract context. Suitable for all ages.

Brief outline of the game

Super Mario Party is a party game where players can compete in several different game modes against other players or the computer.

Content specific issues

The game contains very mild violence in a child-like, pixelated or abstract setting like characters being jumped on which causes circling stars above them.

Other issues

None

Mario & Luigi: Bowser’s Inside Story + Bowser Jr.’s Journey

Nintendo of Europe GmbH website
Release Dates & Platforms:
  • 25/01/2019 - Nintendo 3DS

Advice for consumers

This game was rated PEGI 3 for very mild violence in a child-like, pixelated or abstract setting. Suitable for all ages.

Brief outline of the game

Nintendo DS classic, Mario & Luigi: Bowser’s Inside Story, is back! Thanks to Fawful, both brothers have been devoured by Bowser! Their journey takes them deep into the belly of the beast, leaving Bowser to scour the kingdom for the cure. Plus, find out what happens behind the scenes in the untold story of Bowser Jr.

Content specific issues

The game contains very mild violence in a child-like setting like Mario jumping on Goombas who will vanish when defeated.

Other issues

None

Mario Tennis Aces

Nintendo of Europe GmbH website
Release Dates & Platforms:
  • 22/06/2018 - Nintendo Switch

Advice for consumers

This game has been rated PEGI 3 and is suited for all persons.

Brief outline of the game

Unleash an arsenal of shots and strategies in all-out tennis battles with friends, family, and fan-favourite Mushroom Kingdom characters. Whether you play locally, * online**, or using simple motion controls, intense rallies await!

Content specific issues

Mario must battle with adversaries on the tennis court, some of these battles will involve defeating fantastical characters by hitting them with tennis balls. The violence in the game is generally very mild with flashing/blinking effects void of pain or suffering.

Other issues

Mario faces a variety of “level bosses”. Some of these have a somewhat intimidating demeanor.

New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe

Nintendo of Europe GmbH website
Release Dates & Platforms:
  • 11/01/2019 - Nintendo Switch