All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘New Super Mario Bros. U’

Super Mario 3D World TV Ad Sugarcoats What Will Undoubtedly Be A Brutal Multiplayer Experience

Super Mario Bros. has always been a multiplayer game in the strictest sense of the word as players could always alternate between Mario and Luigi. In New Super Mario Bros. Wii, Nintendo introduced the concept of letting four players play together at once. Needless to say, it wasn’t pretty. In its TV ad for Super Mario 3D World, Nintendo is …

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Nintendo Unveils New Wii U Bundle For The Holidays

The Wii U’s first year on the market has not been the best. Nintendo’s own efforts to produce software for the console has been impeded by delays, and third parties have been dropping support for the console within its first year. Things are finally looking up, however, as Nintendo has a string of big releases throughout the end of the …

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Giving Luigi His Own Game Makes Quite The Difference

Nintendo announced earlier this year that it would be releasing DLC for New Super Mario Bros. U in the form of New Super Luigi U. The add-on pack completely transforms every level from the original game into a hardcore platforming challenge that will test even the most dedicated Mario players. To give players a heads up on what they can …

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Watch This Morning’s Luigi Powered Nintendo Direct

This morning, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata sported a rather fetching Luigi hat and announced 2013 as the year of Luigi. He said it’s about time the character got his due after being a supporting character for so long. Of course, seeing is believing, and now you too can watch Iwata celebrate the life of Luigi with his sweet hat. Besides …

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Nintendo Direct Announces The Year Of Luigi

Early this morning, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata appeared in the latest Nintendo Direct wearing a Luigi hat. He says that the hat is in celebration of Luigi finally becoming a central character after being in the background for so long. As part of the celebration, Nintendo says 2013 will be the year of Luigi. Kicking off the Year of Luigi …

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Nintendo Sold 890,000 Wii U Consoles In 2012

Nintendo has famously said it was going to sell 5.5 million Wii U units before the end of the fourth quarter. It’s now January, and the company that Mario built has revealed its sales numbers for the U.S. The results? It’s looking pretty good at the moment. According to Nintendo, it sold 460,000 Wii U units in December. Combine that …

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New Super Mario Bros. U Gets A Launch Trailer

The Wii U doesn’t come out until November 18, but Nintendo is finally kicking the console’s ad campaign into overdrive. We already saw the console’s ad that showed off a number of first-party titles, but separate games have not received ads just yet. That all changes today with the Wii U’s flagship title – New Super Mario Bros. U. The …

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