A family jumps inside a book to rescue two kidnapped children. This is the original Japanese version that became known as Super Mario Bros 2 in the USA.
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Repackaged a year later in the U.S. as Super Mario Bros. 2, replacing all the playable main characters with Mario, Luigi, Peach and Toad. Next to that, the game had minor adjustments to make the game appear like a Super Mario game while leaving most of the game's assets (worlds, enemies and items) unchanged. The reason for this was that the actual Super Mario Bros. 2 was considered too similar to the first game. The actual sequel was released years later outside Japan as "Super Mario Bros.: The Lost Levels". See more
The four main characters were replaced with Mario, Luigi, Toad and Princess Toadstool, for the North American version of Super Mario Bros. 2. See more