Maybe in an effort to additional distance himself from his former occupation, Mario is ditching these blue-collar overalls for some excessive society frills. Tremendous Mario Odyssey will let Mario put on Peach’s wedding ceremony gown.
On the again of the Wedding ceremony Peach amiibo field, you may briefly see a picture of Mario in Peach’s robe, and he appears good as hell. It is on the 6 minute 30 second mark in this unboxing video if you wish to see it.
Or simply peep this handy screenshot:
This is part of a rise in cross-dressing in Nintendo video games, what with Link donning women’s clothing in Zelda: Breath of the Wild. There’s kind of a precedent of Nintendo taking part in with gender roles, from Samus’ well-known reveal as a feminine character within the unique Metroid, to Birdo, who has a whole section in Wikipedia dedicated to the hypothesis surrounding her gender.
It would be unfair to say Nintendo is championing some kind of progressive ideology, and cross-dressing is a complicated, often misunderstood act and we do not know the way Nintendo will truly deal with it. Both method, it is cool to see Nintendo earnestly doing these sorts of issues with their characters, since they’re notoriously protecting of their IP.
Severely, although, Mario appears fucking good in that gown.