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Mario and Luigi, the best plumbers in the world, have a real job on their hands. A host of characters have taken over the sewers, and the brothers must clear them out of the pipes.

The platform puzzle which first introduced Luigi to the world has both single and multiplayer action with two differing game types, but with the same objective. Crabs, turtles and fighter flies must be cleared out by jumping underneath the platform they sit on, then kicking them away. Each level is cleared when a set number of coins is collected.

For the two player mode, the first to collect the set amount of coins wins.


Mario Bros. Commodore 64 I can enter my initials for the high score. (UK version)
Mario Bros. Commodore 64 Loading screen (UK version)
Mario Bros. Commodore 64 Title screen, credits and high score (UK version)
Mario Bros. Commodore 64 Beware the fireball (UK version)

Promo Images

Mario Bros. Screenshot
Mario Bros. Screenshot
Mario Bros. Screenshot
Mario Bros. Magazine Advertisement Inside front cover


Alternate Titles

  • "Mario Brothers" -- alternate spelling
  • "Mario Bros.-e" -- e-Reader title
  • "マリオブラザーズ" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

There are no reviews for the Commodore 64 release of this game. You can use the links below to write your own review or read reviews for the other platforms of this game.

Critic Reviews

Commodore User Jun, 1987 9 out of 10 90
Tilt Jul, 1987 14 out of 20 70
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Jul, 1987 7 out of 10 70
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Jul, 1987 8 out of 12 67
Happy Computer Jun, 1987 64 out of 100 64
Your Commodore Jul, 1987 6 out of 10 60
Zzap! Jul, 1987 55 out of 100 55
Commodore Force Aug, 1993 40 out of 100 40


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Apr 05, 2011



This game marks the first appearance of Mario's brother, Luigi.

Unreleased ports

An earlier conversion for the C64 by Atarisoft was not commercially released according to Gregg Tavares, one of the programmers. The same applies to an Apple II conversion programmed by Jimmy Huey.

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Servo (57362) added Mario Bros. (Commodore 64) on Jun 14, 2003
Other platforms contributed by Michael Cassidy (21142), Rik Hideto (396938), Guy Chapman (1997), Kartanym (12721), RKL (5735), The cranky hermit (2946), Servo (57362) and 雷堂嬢太朗 -raido.jotaro- (60639)