Top Ten Video Games that Were Inspired by MarioEven if Sonic has a lot of games inspired by itself, Mario is still popular and also has games inspired by itself. So, enjoy reading this list.
The Top Ten
The reason it exists in the first place is pretty much because of Mario. If you love Banjo-Kazooie, thank Mario.
The initials and gameplay were inspired by the successful series of Mario.
It did have a lot of inspiration from BOTH Mario and Sonic, from? Blocks and similar gameplay to cool-looking animal protagonists.
Based on the cancelled Super Mario 128 prototype.
Originally supposed to be a Yoshi platform/racing game, but it then evolved into this really cute game.
Not only was it inspired by the Mother series, but it was also inspired by a few Mario RPGs as well.
This is what you call an early knockoff.
The obvious reason it existed in the first place is to be an edgy rival to Mario.