He might not be as jolly and bouncy, but this interpretation of Mario does seem more logical… Especially in a world of full of talking fungus, floating coin boxes and bullets with arms.
I know they’re supposed to be mushrooms, but his codpiece looks like toast.
POWDERED! TOAST! MAAAAAAAAAAAN!
Legend of Peach: A Mario to the Past
Nah, his costume looks too steampunky to be a Zelda mashup. It’s more like a Fable 3 theme.
Looks rather Dragon Age-esque
That is so not-Mario it almost hurts. Mario is colorful, enthusiastic, and whimsical. That… just looks like someone mashed together Gears of War with Skyrim and added a vague Mario theme.
Which is how World of Warcraft was born.