Meet The Voice Of Mario Next Week

 src=Nintendo nerds, this is your chance. the voice of Mario, Charles Martinet, is coming to Australia next week and will be making three in-store appearances. And you can meet him!

Mario Charles will be in appearing in the following stores:

EB Games – The Nintendo Experience Store
67 Swanston Street Melbourne, Victoria
Wednesday 9 September 11:30am

Myer Sydney City
Level 6 436 George St Sydney, New South Wales
Thursday 10 September 1:00pm

Harvey Norman Auburn
103-123 Parramatta Road Auburn NSW
Saturday 12 September 11:00am

There will be prizes on offer as well, if meeting the man behind the iconic words, “Itsa me, Mario” isn’t enough of an incentive for you.

One other thing worth mentioning though – The soundclip below was attached to the press release. Is it just me, or is there an uncanny similarity between Mario and Jar Jar Binks?

[audio:https://www.gizmodo.com.au/content/uploads/sites/2/2009/09/message-from-mario.mp3]