For detailed information about this series, see: Wario Land on Super Mario Wiki

Wario Land 4 Spoiled Rotten

Screenshot from Wario Land 4

Wario Land is a series of 2D platform videogames starring Wario, and it's a sub-series of the Wario series.

Six games have been released:

  • Wario Land: Super Mario Land 3 (January 21, 1994), Game Boy. Still part of both Mario and Wario series, re-released for the Nintendo 3DS in 2011 via Virtual Console.
  • Virtual Boy Wario Land (November 1995), Virtual Boy.
  • Wario Land II (March 1, 1998), Game Boy. Re-released for the Game Boy Color later that year.
  • Wario Land 3 (March 21, 2000), Game Boy Color. Re-released in 2012 for the Nintendo 3DS via Virtual Console.
  • Wario Land 4 (August 21, 2001), Game Boy Advance. Re-released in 2011 in limited edition for the Nintendo 3DS via Virtual Console.
  • Wario Land: Shake It! (July 24, 2008), Wii.

Also, featuring many gameplay elements originally from the Wario Land series, Wario World and Wario: Master of Disguise are considered spin-off of the Wario Land series.

Links to other series

Direction Series Date Description Type



Mario19930827 August 27, 1993Wario Land: Super Mario Land 3 is part of both series.

5Arrow R Game & Watch Gallery19970927 September 27, 1997The "Modern" versions of Ball in Game & Watch Gallery 2, of Donkey Kong Jr. in Game & Watch Gallery 3 and of Fire Attack in Game & Watch Gallery Advance feature elements from the Wario Land series.

4Arrow L Zelda19980301 March 01, 1998Some treasures in Wario Land II and Wario Land 3 are similar to Zelda items.

4Arrow L Yume Kojo: Doki Doki Panic19980301 March 01, 1998Wario Land II features a treasure based on the Big Face item from Yume Kojo: Doki Doki Panic.3

4Arrow L Picross20000201 February 01, 2000Picross NP Vol. 7 includes images from the Wario Land series.2

4Arrow L Pokémon20000321 March 21, 2000A Pokémon Pikachu console is a treasure in Wario Land 3.2

4Arrow L Kaeru no Tame ni Kane wa Naru20010821 August 21, 2001Dr. Arewo Stein from Kaeru no Tame ni Kane wa Naru makes an appearance in Wario Land 4.1

5Arrow R WarioWare20041014 October 14, 2004The Music Box from Wario Land 3 appears in WarioWare: Twisted!; Microgame versions of Wario Land are featured in WarioWare: Smooth Moves and WarioWare: D.I.Y. Showcase.