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SubjectRe: Jumpman and Mario Reply to this message
Posted byRockX2
Posted on05/10/05 11:53 PM



Except, according to the site you linked to, Mario is just Jumpman renamed. Same character, new name.
"Miyamoto's next game, Donkey Kong Jr., starred 'Mario' for the first time, but was technically the character's second appearance in a game."

> > original video gaming mascot next to Mario (Jumpman in Japan)
>
> Super Jumpman Bros huh?
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> Jumpman was in Donkey Kong in both USA and Japan.
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> Mario is a different character (although inspired by jumpman) that showed up in
> all games after Donkey Kong in both the USA and Japan.
>
> http://www.classicgaming.com/tmk/mario_history.shtml
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