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8.5
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Score Breakdown Based on 12200 ratings
  1. 10 (2265)
  2. 9 (5524)
  3. 8 (3325)
  4. 7 (677)
  5. 6 (170)
  6. 5 (84)
  7. 4 (35)
  8. 3 (31)
  9. 2 (19)
  10. 1 (71)

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  • User Rating 8.5

    Overlooked is an understatement. What isn't here that people loved so much in Super Mario 64?

    Rated on September 24, 2007 by Sykil

    Maybe it was the setting, but something about this game threw people off, which struck me as odd. The gameplay, graphics, sound -- pretty much everything is better here than in Super Mario 64. In term...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    Nice addition to the Nintendo/Mario family. An original game that should have launched with the console.

    Rated on July 14, 2006 by stkr

    Well the game is fun. It lets you bring out a fun side of gaming as you roam through the many stages or levels of the game. I would have said the graphics were as good as a Mario game could get, but I...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    It's been a while since the last real Mario adventure, and Mario Sunshine is overall bringing all that back.

    Rated on April 01, 2008 by wiiplay1

    It's been quite some time since Nintendo ted the market with their entertaining Mario series, and Nintendo is back and ready for more. But is Mario? Super Mario Sunshine is the next game in line...

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

    I friggin love this game!!!!! It may be a rehash of Super Mario 64 but with fludd, Yoshi and good graphics.

    Rated on June 29, 2010 by KingBoo112

    Oh man I love Super Mario Sunshine! It's terrific compared to high rated GameCube games. And it's a sequel to a great game, Super Mario 64, but with Yoshi and Fludd . They use the best gameplay, and ...

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

    simply a disgrace

    Rated on August 13, 2009 by Fozzlebunny7

    Good: none Bad: controls, camera, repeditive, completely boring well thats all there is too it, Super mario sunshine is incredible, incredible how bad it is. So mario and peach go for a nice v...

    2 out of 10 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.9

    Rated on May 25, 2003 by holiday1021

    "It's a me, Mario!". Everyone recognizes these words. Super Mario, the little plumber who captured the world. From the early days in the arcades fighting Donkey Kong, to the NES in his own games, up t...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.3

    As Much As I Hate To Admit It,Super Mario Sunshine Is A Great Platformer

    Rated on May 06, 2007 by SilverBluff

    Mario games usually aren't for me,on account of the fact that I hate that annoying,fat,little plumber.And yes,also as much as I hate to admit it,it IS addicting.Ok,fine,you win! It's an awesome game! ...

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

    this was a great game for the whole family.

    Rated on December 26, 2005 by Hill30

    I loved this game even know im a FPS fan. I have a little sister i play this with all the time dont pass it up if u got 20 bucks to spare when shopping EB Games. Also the graphics were really good fo...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.1

    An interesting twist to the mario series, but is it really what we were expecting?

    Rated on December 27, 2005 by fearthekitsu

    Mario sunshine is sure to get mixed reviews, why? Well its a major change from the original Mario formula but no matter how hard it tries, it is not going to feel like an actual Mario game. Gamep...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    When all goes wrong, just squirt your way through goombas... yes, it's as bad as it sounds.

    Rated on August 15, 2009 by Stonetowerghost

    The Good: Excellent Platforming, Amazing Visuals... The Bad: Distinct Lack Of Variety; Voice Work And Music Are Sub-Par... "It's a sunny day, so let's go on a vacation!" To anyone but Mario, the...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.