Nintendo Accused Of Cultural Appropriation With Odyssey

The latest Super Mario game is being accused of culturally appropriating the Mexican culture, according to a number of users on social media.

Nintendo Accused Of Cultural Appropriation With Mario Odyssey
Nintendo is being called out for culturally appropriating Mexican culture with Mario's newest iteration for the Switch, titled Super Mario Odyssey.

People on social media are specially calling out Mario's Mexican outfit, depicted below, in which the iconic character wears a sombrero and a poncho.

Mario's Mexican outfit in Super Mario Odyssey
Examples of users calling out Nintendo can be found below:

Super Mario Odyssey Racism 1
Super Mario Odyssey Racism 2
Super Mario Odyssey Racism 3
What do you think of Mario's outfit? Is it really the product of cultural appropriation? Let us know in the comments below.

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