Chris Pratt's voice as Mario in the teaser of The Super Mario Bros Movie has fans angry with the actor

The teaser trailer for the much-awaited Mario film, The Super Mario Bros Movie, was released on Thursday night.

The animated film has the voice talents of Chris Pratt and Jack Black as Mario and Bowser, respectively

And even though the teaser largely focused on the antagonist, giving Mario only two lines,

It was enough for the internet to be furious at the casting

Mario is one of the most popular and iconic video game characters in history

Many fans tweeted that Chris was actually using his normal voice as opposed to getting into character

The teaser trailer introduced Bowser and his arrival at Mushroom City before all hell breaks loose

He proclaims nobody can stop him and it is then that we are introduced to a bewildered Mario

The film will be released in theatres in April 2023