Charles Martinet, the voice of Nintendo’s beloved Mario character, is stepping down

Charles Martinet, the voice of Nintendo's beloved Mario character, is stepping down

Nintendo of America confirmed that Charles Martinet will now serve in the role of “Mario Ambassador,” traveling around the world to promote the beloved plumber and perform Nintendo character voices.

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​Nintendo of America confirmed that Charles Martinet will now serve in the role of “Mario Ambassador,” traveling around the world to promote the beloved plumber and perform Nintendo character voices.