Super Mario for Nintendo defined an entire generation of gamers. But there are some things that were always a bit off in the game logic. Like the fact there were entire underwater levels where Mario never needed air, but then levels when falling in the water was instant death.
Video Game Logic is the occurrence of events which, if in real life, would be completely illogical, but for some reason make sense within video games.
We have all met someone like this, but the show Flight of the Concords hits the nail on the head.