Nintendo Cinematic Universe
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Nintendo Cinematic Universe (NCU) is the name of a recently unveiled franchise where the universes of several Nintendo series are shared, and as the name would imply, is about cinema movies. News about the subject are sparse, but several movies have already been confirmed and their plots shared by Nintendo.
List of movies
- Aran – Metroid.
- Captain Falcon: The First-Place Phenom – F-Zero.
- Kirby of the Stars – Kirby.
- Kong Country – Donkey Kong.
- Mario – Mario. Mario falls out of favor with Princess Peach and is banished to live a normal life on Earth. Luigi's jealousy has him try to take over the Mushroom Kingdom and end his brother.
- Pik-Min – Pikmin. Louie, with the help of Captain Olimar, must destroy Hocotate Freight's plans with the help of the Pikmin.
- Starfox – Star Fox.
- The Smashers – Super Smash Bros. Mario receives a strange threat letter, and gathers the best minds of the Nintendo multiverse to create a defense force.
- The Yoshi Mob – Yoshi.
- Triforce of Courage – The Legend of Zelda.
- War on Giygas – EarthBound.
- An unnamed entry pertaining to the Pokémon series
S.M.A.S.H. (or "SMASH Bros.") is a recurring concept in the Nintendo Cinematic Universe. It stands for "Super Multiversal Anti-Scelerat Hyper-Brotherhood Project", and is an organization of heroes from across different Nintendo franchises. They work together to protect their universe's respective residents from villainous threats. They also work on side-projects far from view of everyone else. Captain Olimar became a member of S.M.A.S.H. some time after his adventure in Pikmin 3, but quit during the events of Pik-Min.