Long live Mario. The portly, mustachioed Italian stereotype is video games. Super Mario 3D World affirms, once and for all, that the franchise can still impress - not with eye popping graphics, but with boundless creativity.
Powerups have been a constant staple of Mario's world, starting with that first Super Mushroom in the second Question Mark Block. Which powerups, however, were the 'best powerups' - the ones that were the most creative, the most clever, and the most useful in the context of their respective games? We're counting down the top ten Mario powerups of all time - the items that gave Mario a fighting chance in his never ending battle to save Princess Peach. A plumber's work is never done.