Dr. Mario (video game) facts for kids
|Composer(s)||Hirokazu "Hip" Tanaka|
|Release date(s)||JPN July 27, 1990
NA October, 1990
|Mode(s)||Single player, multiplayer|
The gameplay of Dr. Mario is to make sure vitamins of the same color are lined-up together. There are three colors of vitamins (red, blue, yellow). The goal is to clear all the capsules without going to the top. The player can pick any default level from 0-20, with a set number of viruses to clear depending what level the player is on. The virus count goes as high as 84, and does not increase after you pass level 20. There are over 40 levels in the game.
The player can also set up the skill level and music (Fever, Chill).
Dr. Mario was rated the 134th best game made on a Nintendo System in Nintendo Power's Top 200 Games list. Dr. Mario was also rated by ScrewAttack as the seventh best Mario game of all time. Overall, Dr. Mario has scored a press average of 7.6 on GameStats.
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Dr. Mario focuses on eliminating the viruses in the playing field by aligning them with capsules of matching color.
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