Nintendo, It Seems, Has Removed Mario's Nipples

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Back in 2017, the world experienced the glory that is Mario’s nipples. But now in 2020, they appear to have vanished.

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See? Well, no. You can’t!

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As website Automaton points out, Mario’s nipples should be here—or so.

Nintendo has made official art of the character striking a similar pose, nipples and all.

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The new art seems similar but is missing two very important things.

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I wonder why!

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Enhance.

Illustration for article titled Nintendo, It Seems, Has Removed Marios Nipples
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Enhance.

Illustration for article titled Nintendo, It Seems, Has Removed Marios Nipples
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Enhance.

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Hrmmmmm...........

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Kotaku has reached to Nintendo for comment regarding Mario’s nipples but did not hear back prior to publication.

Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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It’s all about Mario’s nails now.