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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)Nintendo eShop
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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3DS Virtual Console
Genre(s)Platform
System(s)Game Boy, Nintendo 3DS
Players1
Mode(s)Single player
Rating(s)
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Followed bySuper Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins
SeriesMario
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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.

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