The Sumo Bro (Sumo Bros.) is /are an recurring enemy in the Super Mario games since it debuted in Super Mario World (1990) on the Super Nintendo.

They did not return in as many games as the majority of other enemies in the Mario Universe and were absent in the games until New Super Mario Bros. U in 2012 for the Nintendo Wii U including the “Boss Sumo Bro” seen in the screenshot above. Their third appearance so far is in Super Mario Party (2018) where they appear as unplayable characters. 


The Sumo Bro from the Super Mario Games: an Overview

Charactername: Sumo Bro    Developed /Created by  Nintendo
Gameseries: Super Mario   First seen on:  SNES
First Game: Super Mario World   Year first seen:  1990
Last Game: Super Mario Party (2018)   Birthplace:  
Role(s) and Characteristics: Enemy      
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Official Game Art like promotional Illustrations of Sumo Bro from Super Mario


New Super Mario Bros. U (2012)

Super Mario World (1991)



The Sumo Bro in Game-Art-HQ Art Projects


The Sumo Bro is not yet a part of a Game-Art-HQ Community Art Collaboration


Selected Fan Art of Sumo Bro


Plumber Haters: The Sumo Bros.

by Brendan Corris



Updates in the Video Game Character Database entry and game art gallery of the Sumo Bros.

23.10.2018 – Creation of the Sumo Bro’s Gallery and DB Entry