The complete history
When it comes to painstakingly chronicling world records in videogames, no one does it better than Summoning Salt. The gaming world record aficionado puts an absolute mountain of work and effort into breaking down the history of those records, and this time he’s turned his focus to Super Mario Bros. 3.
As usual, there’s more than just one world record for Super Mario Bros. 3. Depending on the methodology and approach, players can virtually run to be the best in the world. Of course, this is a situation where milliseconds might as well be hours, and some records take years to achieve, only to be barely beaten just a few weeks later.
If you’re not familiar with the world records for Super Mario Bros. 3, get ready for a wild ride. The video above shows you everything you need to know, and it clocks in at a whopping 1.5 hours!