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…

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