Super Mario 3D All-Stars, a trio of classics Mario on his way to the Nintendo Switch later this week, has already been leaked on the Internet, it is claimed.
The game is set to launch officially this Friday, but well-known data mines OatmealDome reports that the title has already found its way online and reveals a few interesting little things about how compilation has been put together.
The OatmealDome says, “It looks like all games are imitated. Galaxy and Sunshine run under a Wii and GameCube emulator named ̵
They go on to note that with the Super Mario Galaxy, it appears that Nintendo has “compiled the original code to run built-in on the Switch CPU”, but has decided to run other aspects such as GPU and audio through the emulator.
Interestingly, the main menu – which has already been shared online by Nintendo – is made using LunchPack, the engine reportedly used in Splatoon, Mario Maker and Animal Crossing.
Fortunately, the three games, all of which are well over 10 years old now, do not need to worry about spoilers popping up online before the official release. Still, if you’re eager to avoid any content that Nintendo has not officially shared before the big day Friday, you might want to be careful when surfing the web over the next few days.