The First Fully Downloadable New Mario Game Dominates the Weekly…

With Sunday seeing the debut of New Super Mario Bros. 2, the first Nintendo-published title launched simultaneously at retail and in digital form, a game would have to be some sort of crazy chicken pirate to try and muscle in on this week's Nintendo Download. So yeah, Mario and two games named Crazy Chicken: Pirate. » 8/16/12 4:00pm 8/16/12 4:00pm

Here Is What's New in New Super Mario Bros. 2

In 2006 Nintendo released New Super Mario Bros. » 7/31/12 8:00am 7/31/12 8:00am—the first big 2D Mario title since the SNES' . This game would go on to be the best selling game of the DS' formidable library, selling over 28 million copies worldwide. Now, six years later, it's a new decade and a new generation for handhelds. But other than being on…

New Super Mario Bros. 2 Is, Well, a Mario Game (And That's Not a Bad…

Six years ago, Nintendo returned to its 2D platforming roots with New Super Mario Bros. » 7/31/12 7:00am 7/31/12 7:00am It went on to become not only the bestselling DS title but also the third bestselling hand-held title ever (behind and ) with over 28 million copies sold worldwide. After a brief detour to the Wii, the series returns to hand-helds…

Compare the Same Mario Game Running on the Old 3DS and the XL One

We've got two copies of New Super Mario Bros. 2 in the office. And we've got an original 3DS and the new 3DS XL. The XL's screens are advertised as being 90% bigger than the regular 3DS'. Numbers are nice, but wouldn't you rather just see the same game running on each unit? That's what we've got for you right here. » 7/30/12 2:30pm 7/30/12 2:30pm