Super Mario Maker

Super Mario Maker

System: Wii U Release date: 11/09/2015

With a practically infinite number of courses, Super Mario Maker – only available on Wii U – is packed with endless Mario fun everyone can enjoy!


A Mario game that never ends!

By connecting to the internet*, you can download and play courses created by other players from all over the world!

Super Mario Maker will feature dozens of sample courses that are directly playable, and can help to inspire players in creating their own. Also included are the four courses featured in the Nintendo World Championships 2015**.


Construct your own courses

Let your imagination loose, and see what you can dream up with an intuitive course editor.


Upload your work for the world to enjoy!

If you upload your own handiwork, players all over the world can try it for themselves! Discover countless surprising, challenging and enjoyable courses, and even edit other players' creations to add your own ideas and create something new and fresh!


Super Mario Maker + amiibo!

If you tap a compatible amiibo, like Wii Fit Trainer, Mario can turn into Wii Fit Trainer when he gets a Mystery Mushroom.

And to celebrate Super Mario’s 30th anniversary, we’re releasing an 8-bit amiibo. When you use it, your Mario in-game is going to appear a bit bigger! The amiibo itself is pretty big too, to reflect the effect in the game.

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*Broadband internet connection required. The registration of Nintendo Network ID and acceptance of the Nintendo Network Agreement and Privacy Policy are required.

**Please note that this page originally incorrectly stated that the game would contain 100 courses that you can play without an internet connection.

What you need to know

This content is sold by Nintendo of Europe GmbH. The payment will be made with Nintendo eShop funds registered with the Nintendo Network ID used to complete the purchase.

This content is sold by Nintendo of Europe GmbH, payable with Nintendo eShop funds registered with your Nintendo Network ID. The Nintendo Network Agreement applies to the purchase of this content.

This content may be purchased by users who have registered a Nintendo Account and a Nintendo Network ID and accepted the respective legal terms. To start the purchasing process, it is necessary to sign in with the Nintendo Account and the Nintendo Network ID. After signing in it will be possible to review the details and complete the purchase.

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After the purchase is completed, the download of the purchased content will start automatically. The content will be downloaded to the Wii U console linked to the respective Nintendo Network ID. This Wii U console must be updated to the latest system software and connected to the internet with automatic downloads enabled, and it must have enough storage to complete the download.

Please make sure you have enough storage to complete the download.

After you have completed the purchase, the download of the purchased content will start automatically. The content will be downloaded to the Wii U console linked to your Nintendo Network ID. Your Wii U console has to be updated and connected to the Internet with automatic downloads enabled, and it must have enough storage to complete the download.

Please make sure you have enough storage to complete the download.

The details of the offer are displayed based on the country settings of your Nintendo Network ID.

The Nintendo Network Agreement applies to the purchase of this content.

The use of an unauthorised device or software that enables technical modification of the Nintendo console or software may render this game unplayable.

This product contains technological protection measures.

Release date: {{releaseDate}} . The payment is taken directly upon purchase and the download will start immediately.

This game may contain product placement and advertisement.


Mario can transform into other characters!?

By completing the 100 Mario Challenge or tapping certain amiibo to the Wii U GamePad, Mario will be able to transform into a range of other characters, each with their own unique sound effects! If you've ever wanted to complete a Mario course as Link, Kirby, Wii Fit Trainer or one of dozens of other characters, now's your chance!

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Mario 30th Anniversary Collection amiibo

Tapping these amiibo in Super Mario Maker adds a Big Mushroom power-up to your course, allowing Mario to grow big and bust blocks from any direction, as well as adding a retro visual filter to the game, reminiscent of older cathode ray tube televisions.


Mario (Classic Colours) amiibo

Release date: 11th September 2015

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Mario (Modern Colours) amiibo

Release date: 23rd October 2015

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Super Mario fans can look forward to the following releases on 11th September:

Super Mario Maker Wii U Premium Pack: a black Wii U Premium console, a physical copy of Super Mario Maker, a Hardcover Artbook and a Classic Colours Mario amiibo from the Mario 30th Anniversary Collection


Super Mario Maker Limited Edition Pack: a physical copy of Super Mario Maker, a Hardcover Artbook and a Classic Colours Mario amiibo from the Mario 30th Anniversary Collection


Super Mario Maker Standard Edition Pack: a physical copy of Super Mario Maker and a Hardcover Artbook*


The Classic Colours Mario amiibo from the Mario 30th Anniversary Collection will also be available on its own from 11th September, while the Modern Colours variant will go on sale from 23rd October.

*For fans who purchase Super Mario Maker on Nintendo eShop, a PDF of the Artbook will be made available for download.


Wallpapers and social network profile pictures

Give your computer, mobile, and social network profile a complete Super Mario makeover with these downloadable wallpapers and profile pictures!


Artbook PDF

You can view a PDF of the Artbook included with packaged versions of the game here – perfect if you've downloaded Super Mario Maker from Nintendo eShop!

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Play Guide

Take a look at the special electronic manual included with the game, packed with inspiring ideas and quirky possibilities!

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Course planning sheets

Devise your own tricky traps for Mario using the same course design sheets used by Shigeru Miyamoto and the original Super Mario Bros. development team!

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Super Mario Maker Weekly Course Collection


Over the last few weeks, we’ve hand-picked a selection of courses from across Europe, America and Japan. With the launch of Super Mario Maker Bookmark on December 22nd, it’ll be even easier for players to find great courses. To help keep you going until then, we’ve selected the very best courses from past weeks to give you our final Course Collection!

Course selection for 18/12/2015


Course name: The Great Escape
Course ID: 6F21-0000-0096-34E0
Creator: Zedarean from the US
Difficulty: Hard

This intelligent hybrid of puzzles and platforming will keep you constantly on your toes and wracking your brains until you’re finally free from the Koopa King’s clutches.


Course name: [Yo!] Galactic Glacier Galaxy
Course ID: 065B-0000-0089-8CDC
Creator: Tee from Switzerland
Difficulty: Easy

With an immersive theme and a design that requires nimble jumping skills, while allowing for multiple routes to the end, this is a course that will have you returning again and again.


Course name: Flaming Ice Castle
Course ID: CF2D-0000-0045-5522
Creator: Basmothel from the US
Difficulty: Medium

'Flaming Ice Castle' features some great puzzles that require players to really think about how to use Bowser’s Bob-omb army to surpass all obstacles and reach the end intact.


Course name: Nintendo Remix!
Course ID: 0BAC-0000-00AA-D2C0
Creator: Bearman from Australia
Difficulty: Medium

Make your way through a clever series of puzzles, each of which is themed after a particular character. Climb some vines with Donkey Kong, get back to your ship as Olimar, and explore a spooky mansion as Luigi.


Course name: Pit of 10 Trials
Course ID: EBBE-0000-0083-F263
Creator: Ndude from Netherlands
Difficulty: Fiendish

The hardest challenge this week comes from 'Pit of 10 Trials'. With a fine-tuned difficulty curve, this is an endurance course that will test your puzzle and platforming skills to the limit.


Course name: Bowserball!
Course ID: A216-0000-00D8-C0F3
Creator: Tyler from The USA
Difficulty: Easy

With the Mushroom Kingdom at stake, Buzzy Mario must step onto the battlefield and take on Bowser in a sport of his own choosing…


Course name: Choice Chambers
Course ID: 30EF-0000-00A4-1FEF
Creator: Frost from Ireland
Difficulty: Medium

Pick a path and choose your own adventure in this challenging course. Test your skills with the Fire Flower and Koopa Clown Car, team up with Yoshi, or go it alone in your journey to reach the end.


Course name: ワールドシフト マリオと不思議な二つの世界/WorldShift
“World Shift: Mario and the Mysterious Dual Worlds”
Course ID: 1784-0000-00D6-9F4F
Creator: Sanzensekai from Japan
Difficulty: Easy

Turning Blocks into Coins is usually only possible with a P Switch, but in this course, it’s as simple as travelling through a Pipe. Don’t forget to bring items with you between each “world” to solve the puzzles that lie ahead!


Course name: World 6-3: Power-Ups is the Key
Course ID: E67F-0000-00B2-ABE6
Creator: Sean.W from the UK
Difficulty: Medium

Each stage of this course can only be accessed with a particular power-up. As you progress through each challenge, you'll feel a great sense of empowerment spurring you on to reach the end.


Course name: Four Seasons Forest!
Course ID: 2815-0000-00EA-131A
Creator: LMS¤7Cubed from the US
Difficulty: Easy

Starting with summer, take a tour through the changing seasons. What surprises await you in autumn? Will winter conjure up a snowy paradise? Find out in this constantly evolving and imaginative course.

Previous courses selections

Course selection for 11/12/2015

Course selection for 04/12/2015

Course selection for 27/11/2015

Course selection for 20/11/2015

Course selection for 13/11/2015

Course selection for 06/11/2015

Course selection for 30/10/2015

Course selection for 23/10/2015








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