The Year of Luigi is Nintendo’s marketing campaign celebrating the 30th anniversary of Mario’s slender and squeamish brother. The promotion began in early 2013 and heralded the release of Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon, Super Luigi U, a custom 3DS bundle and other Luigi-centric goods.
In the announcement post on Miiverse, Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto says The Year of Luigi Community and its Developers’ Room will shut down next month, and no new posts will be accepted on Miiverse. “Thanks to everyone’s kind support, we were able to release many Luigi games over the course of the year,” Miyamoto writes. “I hope everyone continues to cheer for the green brother!”