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7.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 1399 ratings
  1. 10 (231)
  2. 9 (361)
  3. 8 (454)
  4. 7 (226)
  5. 6 (59)
  6. 5 (27)
  7. 4 (13)
  8. 3 (7)
  9. 2 (2)
  10. 1 (19)

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  • User Rating 6.5

    Great idea for a game to waste a few minutes of time, but a difficult control scheme makes it fall short.

    Rated on April 06, 2008 by adeehr01eb

    I was quiet excitied to play this game when I got it, but was dissapointed after wasting time with the controls to really play the game in depth. I did like the 3vs3 atmosphere as well as the power...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    With innovative touch screen controls, action packed gameplay, and unlockables; this game is amazing...

    Rated on August 27, 2009 by TehAwesomePwner

    Mario Hoops 3 On 3 is a fun little basketball game for the Nintendo DS and DSi. You can take it on the go or just sit down and relax. With innovative touch screen controls and classic Mario characte...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6

    Mario never mixed well with any sport besides Tennis. And its no time to experiment Nintendo!

    Rated on August 31, 2009 by Ryguy4738

    As far as the Mario sports games go these days, things aren't looking so good for the red plumber and friends. I think where the Mario series belongs is back in the Galaxy or back in their own univers...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.3

    Great first effort for a Mario / basketball game.

    Rated on May 21, 2007 by NESGuy83

    Great first effort for a Mario / basketball game. It is kind of difficult to get the hang of playing this game with the stylus at first, but after you get the hang of it, it is pretty good. Getting ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.7

    Square must have a new definition for "team" sports...

    Rated on May 21, 2007 by Don_Patch360

    I was very excited. Square + Nintendo? In my book, another Mario game means more high scores. This game barely made it. I just wanted to smash this thing on the ground, but hey. MH3O3 is very addictin...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    The Game might not be as good as Zelda or Metroid but its still worth a try!

    Rated on May 14, 2008 by golazo3

    The game is great in many ways, it is a perfect combination between basketball and Marios Adventures. The game is imersive and is fun to play, its many multi-player. The game rocks all the way, until ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 3.6

    Real Dissapointment from square

    Rated on June 23, 2007 by Trogdor2355

    wow my friend made me buy this game and i've got to say it only kept my interest for about 1 day. the characters are of a good variety and so are the courses but the gameplay is a good start. on the h...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.9

    Mario has some mad skillz.

    Rated on July 09, 2007 by Hellmonkey012

    Another Mario sports game.His others were fun and this one is too.You can unlock players from the mario world and the final fantasy world. THE GOOD: From the get-go this game is fun. although some ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.9

    This game is frikin awesome

    Rated on September 12, 2006 by AManCalledDan

    I got addicted to this game right away you should go pick it up from the store right now but first listen to my review Gameplay-tight controls as fluid as mph, feels just the cube's games. Graphic...

    3 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Crazy AWESOME

    Rated on September 12, 2006 by Holtke4987

    This game has to be one of the games that I couldnt wait to get....The controls were a little different at first but after I got used to them i slowly fell in love with 3 on 3. It took me an extra da...

    8 out of 14 found this review helpful.