Supermario Kungsbacka

The Mario statue in Sweden in June 2006.

Kungsbacka is a town in Sweden. It is the seat for Swedish company Bergsala, which has disturbed Nintendo products in Sweden and nearby countries since 1981.[1]

Next to the European Road 6 motorway near Kungsbacka is a Mario statue, reminding of the Nintendo activities in town. In June 1999, a street in Kungsbacka was named Marios gata ("Mario's Street") after Mario.[2]


  1. Mikael Söderlind (23 June 2013). "Så kom Nintendo till Sverige" (in Swedish). Tech World. Retrieved on 15 June 2018. 
  2. "The Swedish Meatball" (in Swedish). IGN. 17 June 1999. Retrieved on 18 April 2020.