WC - Love him or loathe him, you can’t get away from him! Super Mario really is a super power in the videogame industry, and Nintendo’s biggest cannon by far. The whole Mario universe is filled with wonderfully unique characters which made it my favourite franchise growing up. And as a result of my love for the characters and series I’ve done more digging into the character’s origins and his many strange moments than any rational person should! Now, I pass some of the more obscure facts in my knowledge to you in this article! From his horrifyingly dark side to how he got his name, here’s ten things you probably didn’t know about Super Mario.