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Extra Mario Bros.

Hack of Super Mario Bros.

Description:

New maps, new graphics, new enemies, new powerups, new physics, new final boss. It’s inspired by Metroid and in fact, some tiles are imported directly from it. It’s practically a new game.

ROM / ISO Information:

  • Super Mario Bros. (JU) (PRG0) [!].nes
  • CRC32: 3337EC46
  • MD5: 811B027EAF99C2DEF7B933C5208636DE
  • SHA-1: EA343F4E445A9050D4B4FBAC2C77D0693B1D0922

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ContributorType of contributionListed credit
ATAHacking

User Review Information

Perfection.

Reviewed By: keithisgood on 24 Mar 2012

Extra Mario is among the top 1% of rom hacks. The graphical overhaul is spot-on, introducing SMB3 and Metroid sprites into SMB1. The music is engaging and moody.

The gameplay is what sets Extra Mario apart. Instead of simply moving left to right, finishing a level and moving on to the next, Mario must navigate through 5 distinct areas of the world via warp pipes. The game only allows left to right movement, but that restriction adds to the gameplay, ramping up the difficulty a few clicks.

The available power ups scattered through the 5 areas create a rich game experience, opeinging new worlds and aiding Mario in his quest to retrieve 8 keys and defeat Bowser.

And the final boss fight… yowza.

There’s even a game+ option if you still want to explore the world after defeating Bowser.

Extra Mario is, if not the best, among the top rom hacks. I can’t recommend this game highly enough. Two thumbs up, five stars out of five. Extra Mario is one of the better games for the NES period.

Recommended - Yes

User Reviews
HeadlineAuthorDateVersionRecommended
Tough but Fun HackProveaux15 Nov 20171.0Yes
This is niceJohnH08 Jun 20171.0Yes
The limitations of the engine actually make the level design shine more.w7n16 Jul 2016N/AYes
Impressive, but...Mother Kojiro15 May 20161.0No
Perfection.keithisgood24 Mar 2012N/AYes
Not feeling this one..gdoddmeta360827 Dec 2011N/ANo
One of the best SMB hacks of all timefrantik22 Jun 2008N/AYes