Check It: Google Maps Is Shakin' Things Up With A 'Mario' Navigator

Mario Day event starts popping up in Google Maps for some

Google also left a courteous reminder that the company doesn't encourage users to throw bananas at other motorists, and we have to assume that blue shells are yet another no-go. This happiness and excitement have been spread because of a partnership between Google and Nintendo ahead of Mario Day, March 10. All you need is the Google Maps app on your Android or iOS device (sorry Windows users, once again, no soup for you).

To enjoy Mario Time while navigating, make sure your Google Maps app is updated.

Today, if you were not aware, is Mario day.

Mario is already an iconic character and it's still popular even if many years have passed since it first hit the scene.

Google Maps have launched a Mario update to coincide with Super Mario Day which sees the Nintendo icon drive alongside you. - Let us know in the comments!

Once this step is completed, you should see a new golden yellow '?' icon at the bottom right next to the start button when you enter a destination. "Mario time!" will appear, giving you the option to say "Let's-A-Go" to Mario.

Just like old video games, the Mario feature also has a hidden easter egg. Celebrate in anyway you wish by playing your favorite Mario games, watching the Mario Bros. movie or throwing a themed Mario Party!

Although the day of celebration is tomorrow, Google has rolled out the update a day early. Once you're in the mode, the standard navigation arrow will turn into Mario driving on his kart. To work, to school, or the spaghetti house.

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