The Mushroom Kingdom Invades Minecraft Later This Month
Author: Sam Tree
| Posted: 9 May 2016, 13:57
Nintendo has announced today that Mario and Co will be making an appearance in the Wii U version of Minecraft.
Come May the 18th players will be able to download a free update which will bring the inhabitants of the Mushroom Kingdom to the blocky world of Minecraft. Once the update has been downloaded players will have instant access to a Super Mario-themed pre-made world, a set of Super Mario-themed music and item textures which have been inspired by games from the Mario series as well as 40 new skins, including:
From the trailer above it also looks as if some passive mobs will get a make over. Chickens will run around as Goombas and Cows look to have been re-skinned as Koopa Troopas.
Are you a Minecraft Wii U player? Let us know what you think of this free update in the comments below.