A popular 'Super Mario Bros. 3' fan theory circulating for years finally got confirmation

It was all a play.

We knew it! According to Kotaku, Mario creator Shigeru Miyamoto has finally admitted that a long held fan theory is true. 

 A theory that, when you really look at it, makes a ton of sense:

Miyamoto answered a series of questions in a video for Nintendo UK, and finally put the question on Mario fans’ minds to rest:

His response?


 Here’s the whole video:

 

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