Top 10 Most Underrated Mario Spinoff Games

I like the Mario spinoff games, but some of them are just underrated. This list will include Mario Kart, Mario Party and any Mario sports game.

The Top Ten

Mario Hoops 3 on 3 Mario Hoops 3 on 3 Product Image

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Mario Sports Mix Mario Sports Mix Product Image

Excellent game all around, - DCfnaf

A crossover of my two favorite games - ParkerFang

I have this, and it is AWESOME! - BlueTopazIceVanilla

Me and my dad LOVE this game

Mario Party DS Mario Party DS Product Image

This was actually one of my first Mario party games. It's a lot like the older games. Overall good game

I haven't played it, I hope I can get it for christmas - darthvadern

Speaking of the original Mario Party trilogy, that is much greater and deserves to be on this list for its 64-bit presentation, diverse gameplay and adventurous story in MP3.

I like Mario party

Mario Super Sluggers Mario Super Sluggers Product Image

We need a Mario Baseball game for the Switch

I agree although it was in Mario sports superstars so it might be a few years - Randomator

I was a kid and I find it awesome - BigFatNoob

Loved this game as a kid

Overall very underrated - Randomator

Mario Party 9 Mario Party 9 Product Image

I watched videos of this when I was small, one of the best MP games

10/10 would recommend - starryrcad

This game is really hated. Yes it changes up the formula we're all used to but I at least respect it as it's own game.People need to give this game a chance. - Randomator

The best spin-off game, it was the reason I got interested in mario - darthvadern

Best spin off - BigFatNoob

Dance Dance Revolution Mario Mix Dance Dance Revolution Mario Mix Product Image

Dooty doot
~ Toad 20whenever this game came out

Mario Kart Super Circuit Mario Kart Super Circuit Product Image

It's better than Mario Kart DS, Mario Kart 64 and Super Mario Kart in my opinion - darthvadern

Seriously the most underrated Mario kart game. - Randomator

Mario Superstar Baseball Mario Superstar Baseball Product Image

Honestly one of my favorite GameCube games. - Fat_Turtle_Gamez

Mario Party 8 Mario Party 8 Product Image

The last good Mario party before the dreaded
P A R T Y
C A R

DUN
DUN
DUUN! - Fat_Turtle_Gamez

Overall a decent Mario party game. A few flaws but still decent - Randomator

The only excellent classic mario party - darthvadern

This game is trash

Super Princess Peach Super Princess Peach Product Image

For years people have complained that Peach was a weak, annoying damsel-in-distress, but when Nintendo finally made a game showing her as a strong person then it was hated. - BlueTopazIceVanilla

Should've been Super Princess Daisy. Just saying

This game is hated, come on, I find it entertaining - BigFatNoob

This games is sexist and if you don't believe me watch the ending. - WendyIsQueen

The Contenders

Mario Party: Star Rush Mario Party: Star Rush Product Image

It's the third best Mario Party in my opinion, it's just so unique and fresh! - darthvadern

Come on how is Hotel Mario in this list but this game isn't in yet? - DaisyandRosalina

i hate it. - myusernameisthis

Paper Mario: Color Splash Paper Mario: Color Splash Product Image

At least better than Sticker Star - Randomator

Mario Party 10 Mario Party 10 Product Image

Mario Party 2 copied Mario Party even more than this game copied Mario Party 9, just saying', anyway, I loved this game, the boards were some of the best in the series - darthvadern

At least Bowser Party was interesting - Randomator

This game is good 87% of the time

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games Product Image

Or Maybe The Crash Bandicoot Soundtracks

It Least The Olympic Games Soundtracks Are Great(Mostly The First Game)

Forgot What I Said About The Soundtracks(I Can Listen What Ever I Want)

The DS one is INCREDIBLY funny: the minigames, the story mode, the characters... it was perfect! - DaisyandRosalina

Mario Kart Arcade GP Mario Kart Arcade GP Product Image

Underrated because it's on an arcade

Mario Party: Island Tour Mario Party: Island Tour Product Image

Second best mario party - darthvadern

Mario Strikers Charged Mario Strikers Charged Product Image

This is Super Underrated

Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars Product Image

I like Boshi more than Geno.

So good... - Fat_Turtle_Gamez

It’s really highly rated but it does deserve SO much more. - Fat_Turtle_Gamez

This game has geno. that is the end of my argument.

Paper Mario: Sticker Star Paper Mario: Sticker Star Product Image

So let me get this straight: Sticker Star is hated for being different... in a spin-off series that prides itself on being different. Am I missing something here?

This game is trash - Randomator

Better than the thousand year bore

Mario Sports Superstars Mario Sports Superstars Product Image

It doesn’t seem to be as popular as other Mario sports games - Randomator

Hotel Mario Hotel Mario Product Image

To be fair, you have to have a high IQ to understand Hotel Mario. The cutscene's humour is extremely subtle, and without a solid grasp of how toasters toast toast, most of the jokes will go over a typical player's head. There's also Luigi's overweight outlook, which is deftly woven into his character - his hungry philosophy draws heavily from how he is 130+ lbs but only 5.7'', for instance. The fans understand this stuff; they have the intellectual capacity to truly appreciate the depth of the gameplay and jokes, to realise it is not only truly great, but a masterpiece. As a consequence person who dislikes Hotel Mario should be toasted with toast in a toaster- of corse they wouldn't appreciate, for instance, the humour in Luigi's classic phrase "I hope she made lots of spaghetti," which itself is a cryptic reference to Luigi's obsession with the famous Italian dish, Spaghetti. What simpletons, how I pity them. And yes by the way, I do have a Hotel Mario tattoo. And no, you can't see ...more

THIS GAME IS AMAZING. Its just brilliant. I was hooked from start to finish, the games great story and cutscenes made me really engaged with the plot, and I have to mention the voice acting is top notch. The gameplay, OH BOY IS IT GOOD. You go around some elevators shutting doors and once you have shut them all, you win. This gameplay may seem boring on paper, but the execution here was honestly perfect. It requires a lot of skill and I loved every second I was playing.

Why is this hidden gem not number one? Excellent cutscenes, fantastic voices, classic Mario style, great plot, so good! Why do people hate on this game?

I think two posters here are possibly being sarcastic.

Luigi's Mansion Luigi's Mansion Product Image

Probably because it’s a Luigi game - Randomator

This game is liked - ParkerFang

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Product Image

This isn't a spin-off, but yes it's underrated - darthvadern

Don't see why this game is unliked. My favorite Mario & Luigi game.

Mario & Luigi: Dream Team Mario & Luigi: Dream Team Product Image

This isn't a spin-off, but yes it's underrated - darthvadern

I wouldn't count the RPGs as spinoffs and I would count them as canon. But that's just me. - DCfnaf

Super Paper Mario Super Paper Mario Product Image

My first paper Mario game and by far my favorite yeah it was different but come on it had a dating sim the colors were amazing and in parts when it was barren it made you feel it the emotion

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