This page explains in detail the interactions between the Big Brain Academy series and the Mario series.

Big Brain Academy

BBA PiranhaPlant

20050630 June 30, 2005

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In the "Get In Shape" mini-game, one of the picture formed by the shapes represents a Piranha Plant coming out of a pipe.

In the "Missing Link" mini-game, one of the images is Mario's symbol (a circle with the letter "M" in the middle).

Big Brain Academy: Wii Degree

20070426 April 26, 2007

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In the "Speed Sorting" mini-game, an image of Racoon Mario from Super Mario Bros. 3 is featured as the right answer to "Has a tail!" and one of the wrong answers to "Plant matter!"

Super Mario Maker

2015910 September 10, 2015

SMM costume 098 DrLobe

Dr. Lobe costume


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One of the unlockable costumes that Mario can wear in the game by using a Mystery Mushroom is based on Dr. Lobe, and when worn it replaces some of the sound effects with sounds from Big Brain Academy. He pulls out a star as a taunt


Copyrights for both series are held by Nintendo.