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Score Breakdown Based on 14005 ratings
  1. 10 (5558)
  2. 9 (6648)
  3. 8 (1266)
  4. 7 (261)
  5. 6 (83)
  6. 5 (58)
  7. 4 (18)
  8. 3 (15)
  9. 2 (9)
  10. 1 (89)

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  • User Rating 9.4

    A fun game but definitely better in vs. mode.

    Rated on May 03, 2007 by nobeaner

    I actually enjoyed New Super Mario Bros single player campaign. I have to agree with some that said it was not very tough and beating the game didn't take that long if you go through for a straight s...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.2

    A great paltformer for the mario series

    Rated on May 04, 2007 by zcds

    I been palying this game sence last summer and really i dont see what the big deal is. It's not just a standerd platformer theres secrits to find, coins to collect, and finaly diffrent bosses. Like pa...

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

    nothing can beat old-school

    Rated on May 04, 2007 by TriniRicanJunie

    now this is a good game just like the original on the snes but they brought it up to the 21 century which is cool but all of the old-school gamers like me like the original better cause it dont know w...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1

    Awesome gameplay. Fun multiplayer

    Rated on July 13, 2006 by Rev06

    The main game is worth it. The levels are regrettably short, but the star coins make finding them worthwhile. If you have a friend who is incredibly skilled with his DS, playing them in Mario Vs. Lu...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    Welcome to Ye Olde Side Scroller!!!!

    Rated on July 14, 2006 by Famicomman

    This game is a time capsule of Mario platformers. It takes us back to the simple time of going left to right to complete the level, gives us the Fire Flower, half way marks, the flag pole, the Toad ho...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.2

    Peach and Mario should take a vow of celibacay...poor Mario now has a rash on his fireballs.

    Rated on April 22, 2007 by grenadepin88

    The Game: Classic Mario at his best. Plenty of levels, enemies, and just enough items. Having said that there are a few minor problems or inconveniences. First off, item houses are useless because ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    New Super Mario Bros. is a great game for the DS, especially since it has used the same formula for the old games.

    Rated on July 14, 2006 by makaveli_89

    I was excited as soon as i heard about this game coming for the DS. This game was the main reason why i bought a DS. As soon as i started playing the game, it reminded my of all the times i used to ...

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

    The name of the game tells you everthing you need to know.

    Rated on July 14, 2006 by Edward1211

    New Super Mario Bros. is probably one of the best game to come out on the ds. It does everything right in a side scroller game and adds alot of cool features that the old mario games never had. Gam...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.8

    This has to one of the funniest mario games ever !!!!

    Rated on July 15, 2006 by Bigdanm8

    This game if bery good. It is almost just like the original but with a few extra changes. Likese u can get a super mushroom that makes u go really big and u just crush ueverything in your path. Its is...

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

    This is just nostalgic fun and one of few games that I keep going back to play.

    Rated on July 15, 2006 by Spideytrac

    This game is one of the best installments in the long history of Mario games that have come out to date. The graphics look just like the old school Mario games with the exception of a few improvement...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.