New Super Mario Bros. U is a new, side-scrolling adventure featuring Mario, Luigi, Toad . And your Mii character! Now's your chance to step inside the Mushroom Kingdom and explore new worlds, new power-ups and new ways to play.
The debate whether the New Super Mario Bros. series actually bring something new to the table, instead of just rehashing worlds and power-ups is still going strong to this day. Both sides have a valid point. Aside from a few new power-ups and mechanics, these 2D platformers are very similar to one another. With that said, Nintendo always strives to put something new into the game, to satisfy those looking for a little change, and those hoping the platformers stay the way they are. New Super Mario Bros. U certainly brings in a host of new features that will undoubtedly make those wishing for a little change much happier, while preserving the platforming bliss that Nintendo has so masterfully crafted over the years. It's almost pointless to mention any sort of story at this... Read Review