New Super Mario Bros.
- Release Date: May 2006
- Genre: Platformer
- Publisher: Nintendo
- Platform: Nintendo DS
New Super Mario Bros. is a classic platformer that brought Mario back in a new iteration on the Nintendo DS console. The game combines elements known from the original Mario games with new ideas and possibilities offered by the portable console. In the game, you take on the role of Mario and traverse various levels to rescue Princess Peach, who has been kidnapped by Bowser. Gameplay is filled with jumps, encounters with enemies, and coin collecting. Your task is to defeat enemies, avoid traps, and solve puzzles to reach the goal at the end of each level.
The game offers classic platform gameplay but also introduces a few innovations. Mario can shrink to pass through tight spaces and grow to become more powerful. You can also collect various power-ups, such as mushrooms that increase your strength or fire flowers that allow you to throw fireballs at enemies. In addition to the story mode, the game also offers various mini-games that can be played in multiplayer mode, utilizing the features of the Nintendo DS console.
Graphics and Sound
New Super Mario Bros. maintains the characteristic graphic style of the Mario series. Levels are colorful, detailed, and diverse in design. Characters, enemies, and objects are carefully animated, adding charm to the gameplay. The soundtrack is also unforgettable, with familiar Mario game melodies accompanying you during gameplay and creating a unique atmosphere.
New Super Mario Bros. is an excellent platformer that preserves the spirit of classic Mario games while introducing new elements. The game provides hours of fun for both series fans and newcomers. It's an extraordinary journey through the Mushroom Kingdom in the company of one of the most recognizable characters in video game history - Mario.
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