Giblets: here, have some Mario in Unreal Engine 4


It’s unfortunate that Nintendo decided to bring down the mighty banhammer on a previous fan attempt to recreate the Mushroom Kingdom, but that hasn’t stopped enthusiasts from inserting the iconic Italian plumber in other personal projects.

Such is the case with Mario Is Unreal, a five-minute video showing off an up-scaled Mario doing his Super Mario 64 repertoire of moves and tricks in a staggeringly beautiful and detailed world. It’s sort of goofy watching the ever-cartoony Mario juxtaposed against such realistic settings, but I can guarantee you’ll walk away wishing it were an actual game. Check it out below: