Super Mario 3D World

WIIU / Platform / Release: Nov 22, 2013 / ESRB: U

Revisiting E3 2013's press conferences: did they deliver?

By Robert Workman, Jun 06, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Did last year's press conferences hold up?

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2013 Game of the Year: Super Mario 3D World

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 22, 2014 10:00am PST

Created in Nintendo's vacuum, 3D World eschews modern gaming trends. It doesn't aspire to justify the medium to Hollywood types. Instead, it focuses on the singular goal of just being fun, gosh darn it.

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Weekend Confirmed 193 - Forza Motorsport 5, Dead Rising 3, Super Mario 3D World

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 27, 2013 11:00am PST

It's the Thanksgiving weekend edition of Weekend Confirmed and hosts Garnett Lee and Jeff Cannata welcome in Shacknews' Ozzie Mejia and Shane Satterfield to give thanks to all things video games.

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Super Mario 3D World review: the cat's pajamas

By Steve Watts, Nov 19, 2013 10:00am PST

Super Mario 3D World is launching alongside Zelda as Nintendo's volley in the midst of new console launches. Our review.

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Weekend Confirmed 191 - PS4 launch, Super Mario 3D World

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 15, 2013 11:00am PST

The PS4 launches today and it's time to celebrate with Weekend Confirmed. Hosts Garnett Lee and Jeff Cannata welcome in Shacknews' Andrew Yoon and The Escapist's Andrea Rene to usher in a new generation of consoles, but first, they discuss this past weekend's Blizzcon and al...

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Super Mario 3D World doesn't rule out more Galaxy, says Miyamoto

By Steve Watts, Nov 14, 2013 7:00am PST

Shigeru Miyamoto said in a recent Q&A that Super Mario 3D World doesn't mean no more Mario Galaxy games. The same team works on both, he says, and they can't make both at once.

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New Super Mario 3D World trailer shows off new ways to play

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 13, 2013 12:45pm PST

There's only so much we can say about Super Mario 3D World due to review embargoes and such. But Nintendo isn't obligated to keep their mouths...

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Super Mario 3D World includes bonus Luigi-themed retro game

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 08, 2013 4:00pm PST

The Year of Luigi is coming to an end. But Nintendo has yet one more bonus to celebrate Luigi's leaner, greener brother. The upcoming Super Mario...

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Play Super Mario 3D World at Pottery Barn right now

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 04, 2013 6:00pm PST

Want to see first-hand why we're so enchanted by Super Mario 3D World? Then you best head to a Pottery Barn. Seriously.

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How HD graphics helped inspire gameplay in Super Mario 3D World

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 24, 2013 1:00pm PDT

"Now that we're able to have graphics in HD, this is allowing us to express some different ideas that we really haven't done before," Super Mario 3D World's director said.

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Super Mario 3D World video shows off brand new power-ups

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 23, 2013 6:30am PDT

Sure, this six minute video of Super Mario 3D World is in Japanese. But Mario games are so instantly enjoyable, you won't have any trouble understanding what's going on.

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Super Mario 3D World preview: cherry fun

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 01, 2013 7:45am PDT

Super Mario 3D World proves that one should never doubt Nintendo Tokyo, the team responsible for the best-in-class Galaxy games.

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Nintendo dates 2013 holiday games for Wii U and 3DS

By Steve Watts, Aug 28, 2013 9:30am PDT

Nintendo has announced release dates for Super Mario 3D World, The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds, and Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze.

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Nintendo defends rapid release of new Mario games

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 27, 2013 11:30am PDT

Mario games used to be big events. Six years separated Super Mario 64 and Super Mario Sunshine. Four years separated Gamecube's lone Mario game with New Super Mario Bros for Wii. And now, we're on track to have three Mario games in two years. Has Nintendo diluted the brand?

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Nintendo E3 'Experience' includes Mario 3D World and Mario Kart 8

By Steve Watts, Jun 11, 2013 8:10am PDT

Nintendo has announced the four games playable at its "Experience" project: Super Mario 3D World, Mario Kart 8, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, and Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD.

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