A Super Mario World is a short running Flash-animated, comedy, parody series created by Cleod9 Flash Animation and published by McLeodGaming. It consisted of only three episodes that ran from 2005 to 2006. It is a parody of numerous video game franchises, the most notable is Nintendo's Mario series; the other game franchises also include Nintendo's The Legend of Zelda series, Sega's Sonic series and Square Enix's Kingdom Hearts series. The plot centers on Mario's and Link's quest to infiltrate Bowser's Castle to rescue Princess Zelda from Bowser's clutches, unaware they are heading to a deadly trap set by a more dangerous enemy.
Overall reviews for the three episodes has been mixed to positive. Out of the three, Episode 2 was the most acclaimed, it received "Daily 3rd Place" award on August 4, 2005 from the website Newgrounds.com