Excerpt: The ultimate Wii game of 2009 has arrived... New Super Mario Bros . Wii! Paying homage to the original side scrolling Mario games of yesteryear, New Super Mario Bros. uses the same winning formula that made this franchise so popular as the player collects coins, defeats bosses and of course uses a...
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.
Summary: What more can I say? This is, along with Super Mario Galaxy , arguably the greatest game on the Wii right now. It’s simply up to your preferences on the number of dimensions you like your platformers to have. If you have ever liked a Mario game, get this.
Ingenious remake is a classic for both old, new fans.
Common Sense Media
29 March 2010
Summary: Parents need to know that New Super Mario Bros. Wii offers fun cooperative gaming for players of all ages. While this "E-rated" game has some light cartoon violence, it is of the jump-on-top-of-baddies variety.
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.
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,
Summary: New Super Mario Bros. Wii is a joyous, chaotic return to the series’ side-scrolling roots. In retrospect, simultaneous multiplayer is such an obvious addition to the game that it’s hard to believe that Nintendo didn’t do it earlier.