Nintendo Brands MAR10 As Mario DayLook at today’s date. I mean really look at it. March 10th. Rather: MAR10. Remind you of anything?

If you’ve played Donkey Kong, Donkey Kong Jr., Mario Bros, Super Mario Bros, New Super Mario Bros, Super Mario Land, New Super Mario Bros 2, Mario Paint, Mario’s Time Machine, Hotel Mario, Mario’s Game Gallery, Mario Clash, Luigi’s Mansion, Mario Pinball Land, Super Princess Peach, Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon…

Deep breath!

…Mario Kart, Mario Party, Mario Artist, Super Mario All-Stars, or any other number of Nintendo games I’ve forgotten, you know of this leaping little Italian plumber and his colorful family and friends who have been entertaining us since the early ’80s.

Here are a few ways we honor the resilient, albeit pixelated spirit of Mario: