Mario is the protagonist from a popular Nintendo video game franchise. There are several games, including Mario Brothers, Super Mario Bros. and Super Mario Land. Mario first appeared as Jumpman in the 1981 arcade game named Donkey Kong. In this game, the player had to take control of Jumpman to save The Lady (later renamed as Pauline) from the evil ape named Donkey Kong. In the later games, a new character named Luigi was introduced alongside Mario. Luigi is Mario’s younger brother and the two are the protagonist of the Mario games, who travel to new places to fight against evil. In the Mario Brothers games, the players have the option to choose between Mario and Luigi. Certain games offer some additional characters as well. But, Mario is the principal and the most popular character in all these games.
The popularity of the character has given rise to various children’s products, like backpacks, hats, shoes, costumes and even furniture, based on the game. So, naturally kid’s coloring pages based on the game and the character are among the most popular ones.
Kids love Mario coloring pages because these coloring pages allow them to spend some quality time with their favorite video game character. The colorful costumes of all the characters in the game allow kids to have lots of fun with colors.