When everything's on the line, Nintendo's most famous character won't hesitate to squeeze off a headshot, all up close and personal.
Guns, baseball bats, violent, bloodthirsty Pokémon, and so on and so forth. But mostly guns.
Mario's Fight Club-esque escapades continue in the very much gritty and very much violent Mario Warfare's fifth episode, in which he goes up against a desperate and very pissed off Peach, fleeing her kingdom and hiding from Bowser in the Smash Club.
The latest episode of the gritty and gripping web series Mario Warfare is here, this time focusing on the Smash Club, where Mario has to fight... actually, just watch it. I don't want to spoil too much.
The Mario Warfare series continues after a few months rest/preparation. It continues to be the best place to see Mushroom Kingdom characters fighting with barrels and assault rifles.
Here's the second episode of fan series Mario Warfare, which turns the Mushroom Kingdom into something a little more Call of Duty.
The acting is a little cheesy, but it's fun to watch what the Mushroom Kingdom would look like ravaged by a modern-day, yet still totally fictional war. We've seen the trailer, but here's the full 11-minute first episode.
It's been nearly 20 years since Nintendo last made a Mario movie. If they ever decided to make another one, and for whatever reason didn't go the Paper Mario route, this might work.