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When was Mario created? Mario
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When was Mario created?

Mario was created in 1981. His first appearance was in the arcade game Donkey Kong, which was released by Nintendo in July 1981. The character was originally known as "Jumpman" and served as the protagonist trying to rescue his girlfriend, later known as Pauline, from the clutches of a giant ape named Donkey Kong. Mario's popularity soared, and he went on to become the central character in numerous video games, evolving into the iconic character we know today.