Excerpt: New Super Mario Bros Wii is one of those games I had to go out and purchase at full price. Family Friendly Gaming has spoiled me over the years. Brand spanking new video games cost a lot of money to purchase. Nintendo is one of the worst when it comes to price too. Other publishers will bring down the prices of their games, yet Nintendo expects the same price for even older games. Then they release press releases bragging about how much money they have made.
Excerpt: i just brought this yesturday for myself and i was amazed at how awesome it is now I've got a ps3 and a wii this plays great and I've never had a problem with nintendos work , the only bad thing is that i can't play gamecube games overall totally awesome
Excerpt: when I first tried this game, I expected this to be a really good game. but no. this was probably one of the least greatest mario platformers. while this game is still fun, it lacks the 2d feel of the 8-bit mario games, the intensity of the galaxy games, and the reward of mario 64. this is more fun if you go four player too. this isn't the greatest mario platformer ever, but it's good. remember this isn't much new stuff to the series and is kind of overrated.
Excerpt: The Super Mario Bros. franchise has endured the test of time. Nearly twenty-five years after the original, it is still going strong. New Super Mario Bros. Wii displays just how alive and well it is for today’s generation. Gamers can relive the 2D past of the franchise with New Super Mario Bros. Wii, the first new 2D Super Mario game on consoles since 1995.
Excerpt: New Super Mario Bros. Wii is a game that the old school crowd has wanted for years, as the warm memories of 8-bit platforming joy still hold a special place in the hearts of many. This time, the world’s most famous plumbers return to their sidescrolling roots with a slew of new tricks, two Toad companions, and dozens [...] . . . → Read More: New Super Mario Bros.
Excerpt: Although I love playing videogames, very rarely do I ever pay full price for a game - normally I wait until it has gone down in price at least somewhat. Super Mario Bros. Wii was an exception to that rule, after I heard many great things from all my friends about it. Thankfully, unlike some games in the past, I was not disappointed. Super Mario Bros. Wii is entertaining, well designed, and offers plenty of challenges for Super Mario fans and non-fans alike.
Conclusion: It's all about nostalgia with New Super Mario Bros. for the Nintendo Wii. If the characters and their exploits have dominated your younger years and then you left them for more complex, violent or narrative driven titles, the new game is a perfect way to reconnect and share some of the fond memories again. It's also perfect to bring an updated Mario adventure to those who have never experienced the magic in the first place.
Conclusion: After characters have been selected, players will be able to choose the level that they want to play, as opposed to progressing from level to level in a linear fashion. When all is said and done, there should be around 80 playable levels for gamers to sink their teeth into in New Super Mario Bros.