Dr. Mario (NES)
Dr. Mario

Release dates

Australia Unconfirmed
Europe June 27th, 1991
Japan July 27th, 1990
N.America October 4th, 1990


General information

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Developed by Nintendo R&D1

Published by Nintendo

Players: 1-2




In Dr. Mario for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) the Mushroom Kingdom is riddled with disease, the work of a triad of deadly viruses! Dr. Mario has the antidote, but he needs your help to administer it. Players need to act quickly in this fast-paced-puzzler for the NES. Help Dr. Mario throw multi-coloured vitamin capsules into the infected vials of viruses to eliminate them.

As the game progresses each level will contain more viruses and the pace will become faster.


Interesting Facts

  • The NES Version of Dr. Mario was ported over to the Nintendo Playchoice 10 arcade machines in America.

  • Tetris gets the Mario treatment

  • Very few differences between the NES and GBA versions

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