Mario Forever v6.0 main menu.
|Developer:||Buziol Games (until 2006)|
Softendo (since 2009)
|Programs used:||Multimedia Fusion (v1.15 - 1.16.1)|
Multimedia Fusion (v2.16 - 4.4)
Multimedia Fusion (v5.0 - 6.01)
Clickteam Fusion (v7.01+)
|# of worlds:||15 (8 main, 7 extras)|
|# of levels:||72 (32 main, 40 extras)|
Mario Forever (also known as Super Mario 3: Mario Forever) is a PC fan game based on one of the most popular Nintendo games, Super Mario Bros. The game has been developed by Softendo (Buziol Games until 2009). The game reproduces classic styles of Super Mario Bros., with slightly different graphics and musics from non-Super Mario games. The game has became popular, reaching the highest position in Platformer Games in CNET Downloads, receiving more than 10 million downloads.
If you remember the oldest of Mario games, you cannot just pass this title by! Super Mario 3 : Mario Forever is a free remake of the classic Super Mario Bros game, which should make you busy for long hours, even if you haven't played Mario 3 before. Impersonate the friendly plumber once more to guide him through 8 different worlds placed on maps of this platform game, through countless monsters and obstacles, to help him beat the evil dragon Koopa or Bowser and save the imprisoned Princess Peach - all while listening to pleasant, cheerful music. Super Mario 3 : Mario Forever is really a classic Mario remake. Once again you strap on your wrench and hardhat and guide the chubby plumber through many skillfully made levels. The diversity of the levels is very impressive. Game has also renewed graphics and much better scrolling in comparison to the original Mario. You will have to get through levels ranging from underwater caverns to levels filled with hot lava. Of course, there are also many novelties in the gameplay - an option to save your game, brand new enemies and bonuses are only a few of them! However, fans of the original old Mario don't have to fear - it is still the same game, only upgraded. Collecting coins, jumping into the pipes, hidden levels - there are still here! Don't hesitate to download Mario Forever now - but remember, this video game.
Super Mario 3: Mario Forever also has a mini free Mario games like Mario Minix, Super Mario Starman Running, Mario Goomba Party, Mario Funny tanks and more. For example Mario Minix pack is addressed mainly to players, who got bored playing the classic Mario platform games - but also for beginners, who are new to the Mario world and haven't known the adventures of the famous plumber yet. This package consists of one game mode,. The objectives for this mode of is simple - your mission is to collect as many points as you can by taking advantage of means known from Super Mario Bros: not only catching the golden coins, thrown out from the pipes, but also stomping on the enemies. But be careful - if you fail to hit the enemy, it may hit you! And, remember, that spikeys cannot be stomped on - they will harm you, if you try! The only way to get rid of them and get your points is to use the Koopa Troopa shells (by using this method, you can create combos and make additional points!). There are no levels to complete and no princesses to save - this time it is all about gaining as many points.
Mario Forever versions
Mario Forever has gone by numerous updates throughout years since its first version in 2003. The latest version is 7.03.
The following is a table which contains all known versions of Mario Forever developed and released.
|This is the very first known version of Mario Forever made by Buziol Games, although it hasn't been subject of acknowledgement. This version has been lost... forever?||N/A|
|A slight update of 1.15. This version has been lost too.||Unknown||N/A|
|This is the oldest version still around the internet so far.||
|Probably the most known older version. This version of Mario Forever contains its very first extra world, WWW.GRY.o2.PL, which will be known in the future as "Human Laboratory World".||
|After one year without releases, Buziol Games updated the game to v3.0, without many differences.|||
|New update containing some new extras, like Hardcore Worlds.||N/A|
|Very little updated from its previous version.||
|One of the most known versions so far. It contains more extra worlds and levels, as well as secret passages.||N/A|
|Probably the most known version so far. It introduces the most known Mario Worker level editor.||
|A slightly update of the previous version. This is also the last version developed by Buziol Games. A harder version of Mario Forever has been made, and this is the version which it is based off of.||
|After a very long hiatus, a new company, Softendo, released a new version of Mario Forever.||
|New version containing some new extras.|||
|This version of Mario Forever got drastic changes in musics, transitions and plenty of bugs. This is due to its move from MMF1.5 to MMF2 Dev.|||
|New version. Around this version, Softendo started bundling the game with a Conduit installer, which would offer to install additional software.||
|New version. New additions.||
|This version doesn't contain anything new, apart from unfortunately a lot of bugs appearing in various levels.||N/A|||
|New version. Nothing, other than more bugs.||N/A|||
|One of the latest versions. It's the first one to contain a fan-made world made by someone else. This version contains also the most bug fixing from all other versions. It's also infamous for having introduced the badly looked upon World of Stupidity. Some players have reported glitches existing on World 8-3.|||
|New version. More bugs here have been fixed.||N/A||N/A|
|More bug fixing, as well as new content included.||N/A|||
|After four years and a half of silence, Softendo came back with a lot of new stuff, including version 7 of Mario Forever. The game is no longer bundled with other software.||
|A slight update of the 7.01 version.||
Worlds and Levels
Mario Forever contains eight basic worlds, as well as numerous extra worlds and levels, accessible from the Save Game Room, or from some levels of the main game.
|Name||Theme||Author||First appearance (version)|
|World 1||Overworld/Underground/Rockland||Buziol Games||1.15|
|World 5||Overworld (afternoon)/Fastrun|
|World 6||Pipe maze|
|Human Laboratory World||Overworld/Overcast||2.16 (as world WWW.GRY.o2.PL)|
|Hardcore World 1||Overworld (afternoon)||3.50|
|Hardcore World 2||Overworld||3.50|
|The Lost Map||Skyland/Underwater||4|
|World of Stupidity||Overworld||Softendo||6.0 Beta|
|World 9||Skyland/Starland/Volcanic/Tank||Syzxchulun||6.0 Beta|
|Great Journey||Overworld/Overcast||LuigiMann, Hagalta||7.02 Beta|
|Name||Theme||Author||First appearance (version)|
|Goomba Party||Sunset (?)||Buziol Games||3.50|
|Koopa the devastator level||Castle||4|
|Koopa Troopa Liberation||Skyland||Softendo||4.4|