Super Mario Brothers
Main character, platforms, background,enemies, breakable blocks,
Skills required / taught:
Rescue the princess from Bowser
Though first appearing the arcade classic, Donkey Kong, Mario has
been a Nintendo staple character for years and has become an icon of
the typical video game hero. Mario with a plethora of power-ups
jumps, stomps, and breaks his way through levels of Bowser’s minions
to rescue the princess of the Mushroom Kingdom.
How it Works
Unlike RPGs, Mario doesn’t level up, but instead gets power ups to
help him through situations. Power-ups allow Mario to throw
fireballs, become invincible, fly, swim faster, throw hammers, and
other abilities as well.
Power-ups – Mario’s power-ups include mushrooms to grow larger, fire
flowers allowing him to throw fireballs, extra life mushrooms, and
invincibility. Later games in the series include power-ups that
would allow Mario to fly, swim faster, throw hammers, and become a
Coordination - Take advantage of the fact that the iPhone allows you
to touch the screen. Adding timing and multiple finger coordination
elements into your game could increase its gameplay.