Your favourite Italian plumber ditches the wrench, is now just cool

If you are a fan of the rotund Italian plumber, you need to stop thinking of him fixing pipes and cleaning drains. Apparently Mario ditched having a proper job ages ago and just like everyone else, he forgot to update his LinkedIn account.

According to his official profile (Japanese) he hasn’t been a plumber for a while. It seems that saving a princess and a whole kingdom several times over is pretty lucrative as he doesn’t hold down a steady day job anymore. Instead, Mario’s “job” is: “All around sporty, whether it’s tennis or baseball, soccer or car racing, he [Mario] does everything cool. As a matter of fact, he also seems to have worked as a plumber a long time ago…”

So from his humble beginnings as a carpenter and as a plumber, Mario is now a celebrity, having a go at Karting and sports and whatever he wants really. As long as it is cool, Mario is there. Wow, fame really changes a person, hey?

Source: Kotaku

If it has the letters RPG in it, I am there. Still battling with balancing trying to play every single game that grabs my interest, getting 100% in a JRPG, and devoting time to my second home in Azeroth.

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