The Best Episodes of The Super Mario Bros. Super Show!
Last Updated: May 29, 2019
The Mario Bros.; Mario and Luigi, were two plumbers from Brooklyn. On one of their plumbing jobs, they were in the middle of unclogging a bathtub drainpipe. Without any warning, the drain suddenly pulled the brothers in, and warped them to the Mushroom Kingdom. Upon their arrival, they rescued Princess Toadstool and Toad from King Koopa and his army. Although Princess Toadstool and Toad are now safe, the Koopas are still at large. On top of that, the warp zone leading to Brooklyn had closed. It's up to Mario and Luigi to not only liberate the Mushroom World from King Koopa, but to find a way back to Brooklyn.
#1 - Pirates of Koopa
Season 1 - Episode 16
Mario and Co have hired on as deckhands aboard Captain Clump's ship. As luck would have it, Koopa captures the Princess so that he can auction her off. He then has her friends tied to the mast of Clump's ship, which is left to sink into the Trouter infested waters.
#2 - Hooded Robin and His Mario Men
Season 1 - Episode 25
Mario and Co team up with Hooded Robin to get back the coins Koopa stole from the citizens of Sharewood Village. However, Robin gets caught by Koopa, so Mario and Co have to save him along the way.
#3 - 20,000 Koopas Under the Sea
Season 1 - Episode 26
When a sea monster attacks the town of Happy Harbor, Koopa offers to stop the monster if the citizens make him their king. Mario and Co work with the fearless Captain Abidab to get rid of the monster themselves, but Mario, Luigi and Princess get swallowed by the monster, which is actually a submarine of Koopa's.
#4 - The Trojan Koopa
Season 1 - Episode 36
Koopa's kidnapped Princess, and Mario, Luigi, and Toad try to rescue her, failing numerous times. Mario realizes that Koopa's ego is his weakspot, so they use a Trojan Koopa (instead of a horse) to break into his fortress. However, it all doesn't go as planned, and they find themselves surrounded by Koopa's guards.
#5 - Quest for Pizza
Season 1 - Episode 37
In Caveman Land, Mario is bitten by a snake and ends up petrified. The only way to revive him is by feeding him pizza. But, since there is no readily available pizza in Caveman Land, the others have to work together to try and make him one.
#6 - Elvin Lives
Season 1 - Episode 39
Mario and Co have entered Sock Hop Land, where superstar Elvin Parsley has been frozen by Koopa, who's hanging out at a malt shop. When they go to rescue Elvin, Koopa kidnaps Princess yet again.
#7 - Mario of the Apes
Season 1 - Episode 42
While travelling through Jungle Land, Mario is seperated from his friends thanks to Koopa and an Albatoss. Mario then suffers from amnesia, and is taken in by an ape couple, who change his name to Marzan and teach him the ways of the jungle. Meanwhile, Luigi, Princess and Toad have to find Mario and knock some sense into him.
#8 - Plumbers Academy
Season 1 - Episode 40
Plumbers Academy Mario loses his golden plunger after a battle with Koopa. He tells Princess & Toad that this was a special plunger because it was given to him by the President of the United States. In pre-show flashback mode, Mario tells how he and Luigi became plumbers, and how they had to put up with their overly strict boss, Sgt. Kooperman (who sounds a lot like Koopa). Kooperman ended up flunking the Marios, who soon found themselves facing their biggest plumbing challenge ever.
#9 - The Mark of Zero
Season 1 - Episode 33
The Mario Brothers arrive in El Desert Land to meet the legendary masked hero Zero. However El Koopitan has captured Zero so the Mario Brothers disguise themselves as Zero and Zero Plus One in order to save the real Zero.
#10 - The Adventures of Sherlock Mario
Season 1 - Episode 18
Mario and Co arrive in Victoria, hoping to find the great dectective, Herlock Solmes. When they find out that Solmes is missing, Mario dons the name Sherlock Mario, and sets out to find him. Turns out Solmes was kidnapped by Koopa and his gang. Koopa then goes after the Retro Reuter, a weapon that clogs drains, to flood the city with sewer water.
#12 - Mario Meets Koop-zilla
Season 1 - Episode 28
Mario and Co arrive in the Oriental city of Sayonara, looking for Super Sushi, an experimental food that can double one's size and strength. They also find Koopa, who's now gigantic, and destroying the city. Mario and Co meet up with the creator of Super Sushi, who explains that Koopa ingested too much, and needs to be stopped.
#13 - On Her Majesty's Sewer Service
Season 1 - Episode 22
When Koopa turns Secret Agent James Blonde to stone, the Marios are selected as his temporary replacements. Their first assignent is to stop Koopa from robbing Fort Hard Knocks, but they end up getting captured, and taken to Koopa's hideout.
#14 - Star Koopa
Season 1 - Episode 51
Mario and Co are on their way to protect a Mushroom space colony, only to be caught by Darth Koopa's ship, the Koop Star. They fight off some Stormtroopas, followed by Koopa himself, but Koopa ends up freezing them. After having them thawed out, he gives Princess two options: Tell the colonists to surrender, or have their planet destroyed with his Birdo Ray. When Princess refuses to give up, the Birdo Ray is set to fire in thirty minutes, and Mario and Co get dropped into the Koop Star's trash compactor.
#15 - Jungle Fever
Season 1 - Episode 11
Mario and Co are traveling through the Amazon Jungle, in search of Sheldon the witch doctor, whom they hope can help them banish Koopa. The Marios and Toad are assaulted by Albatoss with itching powder, and Koopa kidnaps Sheldon. It's up to Princess to rescue Sheldon from Koopa.
#16 - The Great Gold Coin Rush
Season 1 - Episode 38
Mario and Co are in the Wild Wild West, where Koopa unintentionally chases them into a lost gold coin mine. When Koopa hears of the mine, he enslaves the local townsfolk into mining all the gold coins for him.
#17 - The Great BMX Race
Season 1 - Episode 9
To help Toad pay off his debt to Fry Guy, Mario and Luigi enter a bike race in hopes to collect the prize money. But what they don't know is that it's all a trap planned by Koopa.
#18 - Love 'em and Leave 'em
Season 1 - Episode 8
Mario and Co arrive in Rotunda Land, which is ruled by the uptight Queen Rotunda. After being caught, Mario unintenionally gets Rotunda to drink a love potion, causing her to fall in love with him, much to his dismay.
#19 - The Ten Koopmandments
Season 1 - Episode 34
Koopa has turned the citizens of Pyramid Land into bricks for his new Koopinx. Mario and Co come to their rescue, only to be caught and get trapped in a pyramid. They need to find a way to save the Mushroom people, but first, they need to save themselves.
#20 - Brooklyn Bound
Season 1 - Episode 12
It seems to good to be true for Mario and Luigi when they find a way back to Brooklyn. But when Koopa attacks, the brothers must decide between their old home and new friends.
#21 - Do You Princess Toadstool Take This Koopa...?
Season 1 - Episode 19
Koopa has turned all the mushroom people into rocks and has captured Mario & Luigi. He is about to kill them, but spares them in exchange for Princess' hand in marriage. She agrees, but only if he releases the mushroom people as well. Shortly after, Koopa turns back on his word and reverts the mushroom people back into rocks. Now the Mario Bros. have to find a way to stop the wedding.
#22 - Too Hot to Handle
Season 1 - Episode 24
Mario, Luigi, and Toad have to rescue Princess, who was thrown into a volcano by the unknowing people of Waki-Waki, from Koopa, who's disguised himself as a fire god.
#23 - Mario and the Red Baron Koopa
Season 1 - Episode 30
Koopa and Lakitu use a weather satellite to cover Pasta Land in snow. Mario and Luigi go after him in a flying carpet, but Koopa easily destroys it. They then go after Koopa in a special airplane that has flying carpets for wings.
#24 - The Unzappables
Season 1 - Episode 31
Koopa and his gang are robbing banks in Crime Land, and have acquired special hats that repel all projectiles. Mario and Co are unable to beat them, so they need to sneak into Koopa's nightclub and steal the hats.
#25 - Robo Koopa
Season 1 - Episode 52
Mario and Co arrive in Robo Land, only to be attacked by Koopa, who's donned a robo suit. They meet up with Bunsen, a robot Mushroom, who temporarily gets rid of Koopa. Bunsen then takes the group to Dr. Nerdnick, the man who was tricked into building the robo suit, and is being held captive by Koopa's guards. Everything goes well, until Koopa returns and captures Princess and Toad.