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8.8
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Score Breakdown Based on 4392 ratings
  1. 10 (1436)
  2. 9 (2074)
  3. 8 (639)
  4. 7 (123)
  5. 6 (37)
  6. 5 (22)
  7. 4 (5)
  8. 3 (5)
  9. 2 (11)
  10. 1 (40)

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  • User Rating 9.5

    Mario returns in a new adventure which is challenging, fun and very well designed

    Rated on February 11, 2012 by Ignition_jammy

    Nintendo have been churning out re-releases of the old Mario's for an extremely long time, and finally they decide it's time to get back to the drawing board and create a new 2d platformer with new le...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Excellent Game. A little too much hype though. It didn't bring many new things to the table.

    Rated on June 27, 2012 by hugo2495

    I bought this game and expected it to be one of the best wii games ever created, the best video game ever created to be exact, but was slightly let down. I felt bad that the game didn't implement any ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    This game gives you a great single player experience, and when you're finished try the crazy multiplayer!

    Rated on November 14, 2009 by SonicSpeed1

    This reminds you of the good old Mario days. A game that lets you relive Nintendo games from the 1980s, with updated graphics, gameplay and powerups, this game will keep you glued to your wii remote f...

    7 out of 9 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    PERFECT!!!<br /> best mario game ever!

    Rated on November 15, 2009 by bluetoad101

    new super mario bros wii is extremly fun and addictive! the story is that it is princess peachs birthday and mario, luigi and the two toads are all there to celebrate.suddenly a giant cake slides a...

    5 out of 8 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Great to see a major publisher develop an entire flagship game that is 2d!

    Rated on November 15, 2009 by jokoo

    This game gets a 10 from me because its so awesome to see a major publisher develop an entire flagship game that is 2d. I've always wanted coop in a classic platformer and it is finally done right. ...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    An Amazing multiplayer experience complements the single player design greatly!

    Rated on November 15, 2009 by TristanH12

    New Super Mario Bros Wii is an experience that every fan of the classic 2D Mario games may want to purchase and play. It features the same sort of game style that we have come to expect from all of th...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Mario is back ,in an old-school fashion but with new power-ups, new multiplayer option and plenty of fun.

    Rated on November 16, 2009 by asmoddeuss

    Yes , Mario is back , in a beautiful , colorful 3D world but with 2D Gameplay , like the old-school classics ! . New Mario Bros. Wii is a combination of the great Super Mario Bros. 3 and Super Mario W...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Nintendo has done it again!

    Rated on November 16, 2009 by JohnnySparks

    Incredibly fun game. I don't know how great it is with four players. But with 2 or less it was very fun/entertaining and made me remember what it used to be like to actually possess skill in a game on...

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

    Finally!

    Rated on November 16, 2009 by ch1ck1n_ch4s3r

    I've been getting really tired of the same RPG's and FPS rolling out with the same story over and over. It's gotten so bad that my attention-span for video games has diminished significantly. I'll g...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    Great in nearly aspect except it can get frustrating very quickly when you have 3 or 4 people

    Rated on November 16, 2009 by Ianoren

    The new sharp graphics are enjoyable not that I have ever cared for graphics. They are clear and it is easy to see the foreground from the background unlike some other platformers. The gameplay (im...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.