The date is March 10th, which means it is time for you to jump on your Yoshi. We kid of course, but today is National Mario Day. Despite all these new fancy video games, Mario always manages to hold his own. Nintendo keeps on making new Mario games and they show no signs of slowing down. Just how has this character kept his relevance and emerged as one of the recognizable video game characters of all time? For this we will turn things over to Evolution reporter Sean Bideshi who spoke with Kwantlen Polytechnic University gaming guild member Negeen Farimani .