Google Launches 30th Anniversary Super Mario Bros. Easter Egg

Happy birthday, Super Mario Bros.

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To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Super Mario Bros. franchise, Google has rolled out a special Easter egg that pays homage to Nintendo's iconic platforming series. First, go to Google and search "Super Mario Bros."

A Question Box will appear that you can click on to earn coins and hear the famous sound. I clicked probably 100-plus times and nothing extra happened, but it's still a fun little Internet thing to enjoy today.

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For more on the Super Mario Bros. franchise, check out GameSpot's roundup of 15 Mario Cameos You Might Have Missed.

In other Nintendo news, Satoru Iwata's successor has been named, while Shigeru Miyamoto now has a new job title.

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