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.
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.
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.
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,
Excerpt: Nostalgia has always been a hit or miss thing with me. Sometimes the best parts of a game aren’t articulated well enough in today’s gaming world, while others hit the ground running, reminding us how far the video game industry has come. New Super Mario Bros. Wii is certainly the latter.
Excerpt: New Super Mario Bros. Wii has the dubious distinction of being one of the best games in the franchise that I've ever had difficulty enjoying. If you've poked around the game review sites in recent weeks, you've probably seen a few critics that praise the title almost unconditionally.
Conclusion: On the whole, New Super Mario Bros. Wii hits the spot. The short wait since we found out about the game was definitely worth it. One just knows we can't be disappointed when Miyamoto is involved, so hooray for that!
Excerpt: "Discovery of fire – 787,000 BC. Invention of light bulb - 1800. Invention of sliced bread – 1928. First man on the Moon – 1969. New 4-player Super Mario Brothers – 20.11.09." So says Nintendo's online advertisement of New Super Mario Bros. Wii. But is a multiplayer Mario game really that good?