With a book starring Mario on the front cover you would instantly think that the target audience is Japanese, but in fact you would be wrong.
For this brightly coloured book is intended for a German audience. It have numerous pictures of Mario throughout with various nouns, verbs and adjective’s with common and well known sayings. The Super Mario : Super Englisch is an officially licensed Mario themed German to English dictionary which was published in 1993 that uses Mario to translate between the two languages by combining Nintendo’s iconic plumber with linguistics. Confused?, so are we!