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Mario Mania (originally titled The Complete Mario) is a book published by Nintendo Power in August 1991. One of the earliest installments of the official Nintendo Player's Guide series, its main feature is a detailed strategy guide for Super Mario World, but its first 32 pages are devoted to the history of Mario up to that point. Included are:
In addition, at the end of each world's section in the Super Mario World guide are trivia sections titled "Super Mariology", listing facts about the Mario games, such as how fast Mario can run and swim, and the farthest he can go in a single jump, as well as showing the graphical evolution of Mario, the Princess, and Bowser, and a brief description of Super Mario Bros.: The Lost Levels.