The Mario franchise celebrated its 35th anniversary final yr, however that doesn’t imply that Mario’s taking a break anytime quickly. In truth, Illumination and Nintendo have been exhausting at work on the upcoming animated Super Mario film. The film is nonetheless at the moment scheduled to premiere in 2022, however Nintendo’s already looking forward to the future.

Nintendo president Shuntaro Furukawa talked about varied subjects in an interview with Fast Company. One of the subjects as about the Mario film. Furukawa confirmed that Nintendo’s pursuit of animation aren’t over but. Not solely that, but it surely’s not going to be restricted to just Mario. Furukawa says that “animation, in general, is something that we are looking into, and not just this franchise”.