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Average Player Score Based on 2079 ratings
8.2
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Score Breakdown Based on 2079 ratings
  1. 10 (190)
  2. 9 (735)
  3. 8 (854)
  4. 7 (185)
  5. 6 (56)
  6. 5 (26)
  7. 4 (12)
  8. 3 (3)
  9. 2 (6)
  10. 1 (12)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Review Score:9.6

    Super Mario

    Super Mario Bros. 2 is a game that has managed to stand the test of time. Even after more than a decade, it's still a blast to play. Some people might still have a problem with the fact that it deviates a bit from the wa... Read Full Review

    9 of 9 users found the following review helpful

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  • Review Score:9.1

    Giving The New Class A Taste Of Old School

    For anyone that was a Super Mario fan would have had to hear about this game back in the old days, because it was the Super Mario game that was different from all others because instead of flattening out your enemies you... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.4

    The masterpiece has come to GBA twice as good

    Wow Thats a word you will always say ( or most of the time say :D ) when you play a mario game. Well my friends its no different with this one. The graphics in the game are excellent. They are very colourful and the ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Super Mario Advance is an incredible remake of an incredible platformer.

    The good: Uses the graphics from Super Mario All-stars, Great music, features Mario Bros. in it, fun and addictive The bad: Graphics are also weaker then the snes version, New character voicing might be dissapointing ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.9

    Super Mario Bros. 2 is a game that has managed to stand the test of time. Even after more than a decade, it's still a blast to play. Some people might still have a problem with the fact that it deviates a bit from the wa... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.1

    Well that goes the vegetables.

    Well to start it off this game is really great. You get to throw things at people, the worlds are colorful, a good amount of enemies,and even the background takes the cake. It has a (somewhat) unquie storyli... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    Better graphics, more secrets, new boss, new additional multi-player game, and all the more fun! :D

    Some games suffer through what is called a nostalgia curse. Even when games like "Pong, Breakout, Space Invaders, Centipede, Galaga, Super Pac-Man, Tetris" and the original versions of "Donkey Kong, Bomberman," and "Metr... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.3

    This is the first game i got for my GBA, it was also the greatest.

    This is the First game i got for my GBA and it was also the greatest. This game good for all ages,even more fun for those who haven't played the original.There are 4 characters to choose from, each with it's own strength... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5

    A classic game returns, and remains classic in this updated version.

    Super Mario Advance is a classic game that I still enjoy. You can play as Mario, Luigi, Peach and Toad. The gameplay is pretty much the same 2-D Mario classic only this time you take out plants from the ground and throw ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.3

    A nice handheld remake.

    Game Review-Gameboy Advance-Super Mario Advance Review 46 At Review 46, this is my first Gameboy Advance review, which comes as a surprise. Simply because the GBA was my favorite console. Ever. Released: June ... Read Full Review

    0 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.3

    Big improvement over the NES version.

    I never liked the original NES version of this game, but I think the graphical improvements really made a big change. I can't explain why, but playing this version is just really fun. No, it's still not very Mario-ish ga... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful