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: 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.
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: You probably haven't seen Borderlands and New Super Mario Bros Wii mentioned together in the same article very often, if at all. But, until their respective releases, the two occupied the very same apprehension-driven space in my mind.