YMMV / Brutal Mario

  • Broken Base: Definitely one in the Super Marip World romhacking community. While applauded for its creative use of ASM (custom bosses, level gimmicks, etc.) the hack has been criticized heavily for its poor level design, obnoxiously hard difficulty curve, and over-reliance on said-ASM.
  • Genius Programming: The ASM is very creative and ingeniously implemented.
  • Hilarious in Hindsight: The Kitiku Demo had you fight Galactic Nova inside a sidescrolling shooter-style level with Yoshi. Skip ahead to Kirby: Planet Robobot, where the true final boss is basically a Nova lookalike, even throwing its junk at you ... it's more of a first-person view this time though, similar to Star Fox.
  • That One Level: Titanic, mostly because of the extremely strict time limit that makes it a nightmare even with save states.
  • Woolseyism: The English translation, unofficially done by a completely random SMWC user. Also, Carol's English is probably more like Intentional Engrish for Funny.
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