It's-a me, Mario!
~ Mario in Super Mario 64

"Welcome, welcome new galaxy!"
~ Mario saying welcome in Super Mario Galaxy.

Mario Mario is the Mushroom Kingdom hero and head mascot of Nintendo. He previously fought Sonic the Hedgehog in the 13th episode of Death Battle, Mario VS Sonic. He also previously fought against his younger brother, Luigi in a episode of DBX and went up against Sonic again in an episode of One Minute Melee.

Fanon Wiki Ideas So Far

As Baby Mario

As CD-I Mario

As Movie Mario

As Dr. Mario

Battles Royale

Form vs. Form

With Luigi

With Luigi and Bowser

With Peach

With Sonic

With Yoshi

With the Mario-verse

Completed Fights

Possible Opponents

As Dr. Mario

With Luigi


Mario was one of the Star Children who would grow up to do phenomenal tasks. He's a plumber, but often is forced to defend the Mushroom Kingdom from the tyrannical Bowser and rescue Princess Peach with the help of occasional allies like his steed Yoshi and his brother Luigi.

Death Battle Info (Official)


  • Height: 5'1"
  • Can Jump Over 20 Feet
  • High Stamina
  • Superhuman Strength
  • Superhuman Durability
  • Skilled Combatant

Fire Flower

  • Grants Pyrokinesis
  • Can Create & Manipulate Fire
  • Bouncing Fireballs
  • Ends After Absorbing 1 Deadly Blow

Frog Suit

  • Increases Jump Height
  • Increases Swimming Speed
  • Can Breathe Underwater
  • Resists Water Currents for Better Control
  • Looks Absolutely Ridiculous!

Cape Feather

  • Wears a Yellow Cape
  • Can Fly for Unprecedented Amounts of Time
  • Can Deflect Projectiles
  • Razor-Sharp Edge

Metal Cap

  • Becomes Living Metal
  • Nearly Indestructible
  • Incredibly Heavy
  • Power Increase
  • Speed and Maneuverability Remain Unchanged


  • Invulnerable
  • Increases Speed
  • Instantly Kills Foes
  • Short Time Limit


  • Stored in Mario's Pocket
  • Can Crush Practically Anything
  • Smaller Hammers can be Thrown

Mega Mushroom

  • Mario Grows Giant
  • Invulnerable
  • Can Smash Through Almost Any Obstacle
  • Lasts for a Short Time

Death Battle Info (Fanon)


  • 5' 11" according to Nintendo
    • (this height varies however: in Mario Odyssey he's about half as tall as a normal human)
  • From Flatbush Brooklyn NY
  • One of the seven 'Star Children'
  • Former Plummer
  • Possesses knowledge of a LOT of different careers, some of which require degrees
  • Master of Plumbing
  • Black Belt in Plum-Fu (A form of Karate)
  • Good with a Gun


  • Mario's usual weapon is his Hammer that he can shrink to store in his pocket and increase its size to practically anything
  • Mario can equip badges that give him special powers. For example, the ulti-free badge gives him an infinite amount of all the Bros. Items from Mario & Luigi: Partners in Time and the Spike Badge gives him the ability to touch spikes and not get hurt.
  • Mario also has a magic 'Plummer's Snake' that he got while saving the kingdom of Cramalot, it can be used either as a Whip, or as a non-fatal Sword

Equipment and Tools

  • Various Hammers
  • F.L.U.D.D: Watering machine that sprays water all over the place and acts like jetpack
  • Battle Cards: Various effects
  • Various karts
  • Boomerang
  • Various caps
  • POW Block
  • P-Balloon
  • Spin Drill
  • Shells
  • Various Blasters


  • Boomerang Mario: Using the Boomerang Flower, Mario dresses up like a Boomerang Bro and uses a boomerang at a time to defeat enemies, destroy projectiles, and collect items from a distance.
  • Cape Mario: Equipping a cape after using the Cape Feather, Mario can Fly for unprecedented amounts of time and deflect projectiles. He can also divebomb an opponent.
  • Cat Mario: Using a Super Bell, Mario puts on a cat suit that allows him to run quickly on all fours and scale walls while clawing at opponents.
  • Cloud Mario: Using the Cloud Flower, Mario can jump higher while making cloud platforms and step over them. His power can be canceled out by water.
  • Fire Mario: Using the Fire Flower, Mario can create and manipulate fireballs.
  • Flying Squirrel Mario: Using a Super Acorn, Mario combines the abilities of his Racoon and Cape forms.
  • Gold Mario: Using the Gold Flower, Mario turns gold-skin while able to create and manipulate fireballs that turn those they hit into coins.
  • Ice Mario: Using the Ice Flower, Mario can create and manipulate iceballs.
  • Raccoon Mario: Using the Super Leaf, Mario can fly after reaching enough speed and hover downward, though a P-Wing will boost Mario's abilities to fly indefinitely
  • Mushroom Power Ups
    • Bee Mario: Using a Bee Mushroom, Mario gains a bee-like outfit while able to temporary fly, climb honeycombs and walk on flower petals and clouds. This form can be canceled by water.
    • Boo Mario: Using a Boo Mushroom, Mario can turn into a Boo with the same powers as the ghosts themselves.
    • Mega Mario: Using the Mega Mushroom, Mario can enlarge into an invincible obstacle-smashing giant for a short time. Mario is powerful enough to destroy pipes and instantly kill Bowser with a stomp.
    • Propeller Mario: Using the Propeller Mushroom, Mario gains a propeller helmet that lets him fly upwards.
    • Rock Mario: Using a Rock Mushoom, Mario is encased in a boulder that allows him to crush enemies than himself.
    • Spring Mario: Using a Spring Mushroom, Mario is encased in a spring coil that allows him to jump very high.
  • Accessories
    • Bunny Mario: Putting on the Bunny Hood, Mario is able to run faster, jump higher, and flutter in midair.
    • Frog Mario: Putting on the Frog Suit, Mario can swim underwater more effectively without needing to breathe. But Mario's movement on land is limited to jumping.
    • Hammer Mario: Putting on a Hammer Suit, Mario cans the powers of the Hammer Brothers with an infinite supply of hammers while able to create and manipulate fireballs.
    • Metal Mario: Putting the Metal Cap, Mario become metal-skinned and nearly invincible. Upon his feats is withstanding strong winds, underwater currents. But while his speed is unaffected, the downside is that he can be injured by a fall and he can sink easily.
    • Penguin Mario: Putting on the Penguin Suit, Mario can swim underwater more effectively while able to create and manipulate iceballs.
    • Shell Mario: Putting on the Blue Shell, Mario can swim fast, dodge attacks, and slide through enemies.
    • Tanooki Mario: Putting on a Tanooki Suit, Mario becames a version of Raccoon Mario than can temporary transform into a stone statue.
    • Wing Mario: Putting on the Wing Cap, Mario can temporary fly with a slow descent.

Super Star

Using a Invincible Star, Mario becomes invulnerable with increased speed and able to easily defeat opponents by simple contact. But the effects last for a short time.

A Rainbow Star can transform Mario into Rainbow Mario with the effects more extensive and longer-lasting than those of a Super Star, and Mario cannot earn extra lives by defeating enemies. As Rainbow Mario runs, he leaves a light trail behind him and breaks through certain objects. However, Mario cannot use this with any of his power-ups.


  • Breaks bricks with his fists on a daily basis.
  • Every time a new world destroying threat appears in an RPG, Mario always prevails.
  • Defeated Bowser frequently despite Bowser's massive power advantage.
    • Normally rescues Princess Peach each time after defeating Bowser.
  • Has defeated literally thousands of different types of enemies.
    • Has defeated the entire Koopa Troop multiple times despite being significantly outnumbered.
    • Defeated an animate steak [1]
  • At least 100 occupations in his resume [2]
    • A professional athlete; dominating in tennis, golf, basketball, soccer, baseball, and officially participated in the 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014 and 2016 Olympics.
  • Has become the most iconic and recognizable video game characters of all time.
  • Has high durabilty [3]


  • Is a 'Jack of all Trades'; while his strength and speed are impressive, he's not the best at any specific stat.
    • Wario, DK, and Bowser are significantly stronger than Mario.
    • Luigi and Yoshi have superior jumping abilities
    • Yoshi and Toad are much faster than Mario.
  • Most Power-Ups can be knocked out of him.
  • Invincibility Power-Ups have time limits.
  • Can only equip one badge at a time
  • Apparently is hostile if ever overshadowed by Luigi. [4]
  • Not everything can be Captured by Cappy. Most bosses (including those about the same size as Mario) cannot be captured at all. Though considering it is a boss fight and many other creatures larger than Mario like T-Rex's can be captured, this could just be game mechanics.
    • Mario cannot Capture something that is already wearing a hat, though he has been able to knock them off with cap throws.
  • Intelligence is average; although Mario is smart enough to exploit obvious weaknesses.


  • Despite rescuing Peach multiple times, has failed many times in preventing her capture in the first place.
  • OneShotted by Bowser's finger (during their first duel) [5]
  • Has been kidnapped by DK, Bowser and King Boo.
  • Has been killed by Dimentio and literally sent to hell

Alternate Versions

Paper Mario



  • Donkey Kong (Mario's first game) was supposed to be a Popeye game; Pauline as Olive, DK as Bluto and Mario as Popeye.
  • Mario's iconic voice actor, Charles Martinet, almost wasn't Mario. His audition was last-minute and improvised. Charles didn't know anything about videogames at that time.
  • While Mario is officially human; Nintendo jokes that Mario is a subspecies called 'homo-nintendonus'.
  • Nintendo officially bought the rights to Super Hornio Brothers I and II; pornographic parodies of Mario. Nintendo did this to stop all future sales of the film indefinitely. Despite this censorship, VHS copies were sold before the acquisition. These two films are some of the rarest films in the world.


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