In this week’s episode, Sully, Ryan, and Jon travel into the mushroom kingdom where things aren’t as they seem, and arguably aren’t as they should be. Third Impact Anime is reviewing the 1986 theatrical film, Super Mario Brothers: Great Mission to Rescue Princess Peach! Sounds exciting, right? Well….. listen and find out.
Link to the article examining the confusion surrounding Toad’s gender in the early Mario fandom.
Do you dare watch this for yourself? The film has never been released outside of Japan, and was only released on VHS and Beta at that. Here is a “restored” version, provided by YouTuber magibot1, complete with full english subtitles!
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