EarthBound Beginnings is a RPG video game that was developed by Nintendo, Ape, Pax Softnica and published by Nintendo. The video game was released in the west in June 14, 2015.

The same game was originally released as Mother for the Famicom in Japan in 1989.

The game was censored due to it using the 1990s translation that was never released until it was put on the Wii U Virtual Console.


International Censorship[]

  • Crosses on top of the churches were removed.
  • The crow's cigarette was removed.
  • The Gang Zombie bullet wounds were removed.
  • The three female robot enemies had their nipples removed.
  • The blood dripping off of Shroudley's hands was removed.
  • The Blah-Blah Gang members no longer have cigarettes
  • The Blah-Blah Gang boss no longer has a knife.

Where to find it uncensored[]

The Japanese release, including the original Famicom version, is uncensored.