Nintendo of America has announced that it will be partnering with Illumination, co-produced by Mario creator and Nintendo icon Shigeru Miyamoto. Illuimination has a strong track record of animated films, so this news comes as a welcome surprise to anyone with dark repressed memories of the last time there was a Super Mario Bros film.
Nintendo and Illumination are partnering on a movie starring Mario, co-produced by Shigeru Miyamoto and Chris Meledandri! pic.twitter.com/wVRPLIzcGJ
— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) February 1, 2018