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Super Mario Land
Box artwork for Super Mario Land.
Japanese title スーパーマリオランド
Developer(s) Nintendo
Publisher(s) Nintendo
Distributor(s) 3DS Virtual Console
Designer(s) Gunpei Yokoi
Release date(s)
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Game Boy
Flag of the United States.svg August, 1989
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Nintendo 3DS
Genre(s) Platform
System(s) Game Boy, Nintendo 3DS
Players 1
Mode(s) Single player
Rating(s)
ESRB: ESRB E.png Everyone
Media 512-kilobit cartridge
Followed by Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins
Series Mario
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Super Mario Land (Sūpā Mario Rando) is a platforming video game developed by Nintendo for the Game Boy video game console. It debuted in Japan on April 21, 1989, in the United States in August, 1989, and in Europe on September 28, 1989. Along with Alleyway, Super Mario Land marks Mario's first appearance on the Game Boy and is the first true Mario game for the handheld game console. Furthemore, it was a launch title for the Game Boy in Japan and North America.

The game drove initial sales of the Game Boy, and has sold over 18 million copies in total, which makes it the third highest selling game of the Mario series until New Super Mario Bros. and New Super Mario Bros. Wii surpassed it in sales between 2009 and 2012. Only Super Mario Bros., at 40 million, and Super Mario World, at 20 million, had sold more copies. Super Mario Land was also the first game of the Mario series created by Gunpei Yokoi.

Table of Contents

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3rd Generation (NES): Mario Bros. · Wrecking Crew ·
Super Mario Bros. · Super Mario Bros. 2 (Japan) (The Lost Levels) · Super Mario Bros. 2 · Super Mario Bros. 3

4th Generation (CD-i, MS-DOS, SNES): Super Mario World · Yoshi's Island · Super Mario All-Stars (+ Super Mario World)
 · Mario & Wario · Mario Is Missing! · Hotel Mario · Mario's Time Machine (NES)

5th Generation (N64): Super Mario 64

6th Generation (NGC): Luigi's Mansion · Super Mario Sunshine

7th Generation (Wii): Super Mario Galaxy · Super Mario Galaxy 2

8th Generation (Wii U): Super Mario 3D World

Handheld titles
4th Gen. (GB): Super Mario Land · SML2: 6 Golden Coins
5th Gen. (GBC): Super Mario Bros. Deluxe
6th Gen. (GBA): Super Mario Advance · 2 · 3 · 4
7th Gen. (DS): Super Mario 64 DS
8th Gen. (3DS): Super Mario 3D Land · Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon

Sub-series: Dr. Mario · Mario Party · Mario RPG · New Super Mario Bros. · Wario · Yoshi
Mario sports: Mario Sports · Mario Golf · Mario Kart · Mario Tennis · Super Mario Strikers · Mario Baseball · Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games