New Super Mario Bros. Wii

WII / Platform / Release: Nov 15, 2009 / ESRB: E

Black Wii 'Holiday Bundle' coming October 23, removes GameCube support

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 11, 2011 7:00am PDT

A new Wii "Holiday Bundle" is hitting retail stores on October 23rd. The bundle includes a black Wii system, New Super Mario Bros. Wii, and an "exclusive" music CD featuring tunes from Super Mario Galaxy. It also drops backwards compatibility.


NPD: Industry Saw Decline in 2010; Black Ops Topped All Games with 'More Than 12 Million' Units Sold

By Xav de Matos, Jan 14, 2011 2:00pm PST

Although some companies achieved sales milestones in 2010, including Activision's Call of Duty: Black Ops and Microsoft's Xbox 360 console, sales...


Nintendo Announces Red Wii and DSi XL Bundles for Mario's 25th Anniversary

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 21, 2010 6:20am PDT

As part of its celebrations for the 25th anniversary of Mario Mario's debut appearance in Super Mario Bros., Nintendo has announced special red...


"So you plug a Motion Plus into a Wii Remote Plus, what happens? End of the world?"

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August NPD: Xbox 360 and Football from EA Top Charts for Second Straight Month

By Brian Leahy, Sep 09, 2010 5:51pm PDT

Last month, the Xbox 360 sold more hardware than any other system for the first time since 2007. Microsoft managed to pull it off again posting a...


Shack PSA: GameFly August Used Game Deals

By Jeff Mattas, Aug 26, 2010 4:30pm PDT

It's time for a little corporate shilling, but it's the good kind of self-promotion that helps you find some good games on the cheap. Bioshock 2...


"I'm confused.. Remind me again, does the shack collective think that the used game market is ..."

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Nintendo Busting Obesity With Games Tournament

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 05, 2010 9:20am PDT

Ever keen to present itself as the video games choice that won't give you diabetes, Nintendo has unveiled a twenty-four-stop tour of the USA combining a showcase of its jumpy-waggly motion-controlled games combined with a national games tournament.


"Olympic women's balance beam gold medalist Shawn Johnson's got a fat ass that I'd like to bust ..."

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Yearly Nintendo Earnings, Hardware Sales Down; Nintendo DS and Wii Lifetime Sales Revealed

By Chris Faylor, May 06, 2010 6:00pm PDT

"A price reduction on Wii hardware, fewer strong Wii software titles in the first half and appreciation of the yen" lead to a negative impact...


NPD Reveals January's Top Selling U.S. Games, Hardware Sales

By Chris Faylor, Feb 11, 2010 4:01pm PST

Continuing today's smorgasbord of announcements and revelations, market research firm The NPD Group has pulled back the curtain on its monthly...


"NSMB Wii looks to be still on track to outsell MW2 as Iwata predicted. It may have had a slow ..."

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New Mario Sells 10 Million in Under Two Months as Nintendo Unleashes 2009 Sales Figures

By Chris Faylor, Jan 28, 2010 10:20am PST

Marking the recent end of its third fiscal quarter, Nintendo today released sales figures on its hardware and notable software releases, and the...


"Enough tags, folks? tags: Nintendo, Console Sales, Harware Sales, Software Sales, New Super ..."

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Nintendo Touts Holiday Sales Figures

By Chris Faylor, Jan 05, 2010 3:00pm PST

Kicking off new year with self-congratulatory press release, Nintendo began today by listing off some of its accomplishments in 2009, such as its...


"I wish Nintendo appealed to me as much as they appeal to the family-fun market. Funny thing is ..."

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Nintendo Hosting Super Mario Parties at Senior Communities

By Jeff Mattas, Dec 08, 2009 7:30pm PST

Nintendo has recently launched a rather heart-warming campaign to bring generations together around the Wii this holiday season. Representatives...


"This dovetails nicely with GameFly marking down MadWorld to $9.99."

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New Super Mario Bros. Wii Launch Trailer

By Chris Faylor, Nov 16, 2009 1:15pm PST

The comic mischief of propeller hats, penguin suits and the other new features of New Super Mario Bros. Wii--especially multiplayer--are on display in this rather calm launch trailer for Nintendo's latest platformer, which hit North American shops yester


"Loving the game so far. I have played them all and it is one of the best. The multiplayer is a ..."

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New Super Mario Bros. Wii Screens, Trailer

By Chris Faylor, Oct 16, 2009 9:20am PDT

With just under a month to go until New Super Mario Bros. Wii hits North American store shelves, Nintendo has issued forth some new screenshots and...


"Ok here's the deal, my grandma LOVES mario games. She has beaten all the marios for the NES & ..."

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New Super Mario Bros. Hits Wii November 15

By Chris Faylor, Sep 23, 2009 7:03pm PDT

Alongside the long speculated but just announced Wii price drop, Nintendo also today announced a North American release date for New Super Mario...


"This would get me to use my Wii for the first time in over a year! Looks great, but since I am ..."

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New Super Mario Bros. Wii Trailer: I Spy Squid!

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 19, 2009 4:15am PDT

Bizarre power-ups including an ice-tossing penguin suit and a rather fetching propeller beanie are on display in a new trailer for Nintendo's New...


"Will this be a full price game (like Mario Galaxy etc)? I guess I assume it will be, but I'm ..."

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