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Best Nintendo Games – #44 New Super Mario Bros. 2

Developer: Nintendo EAD Group 4

Release Date: August 19, 2012

Synopsis: How to distinguish one Mario game from all the other Mario games? New Super Mario Bros. 2 is keeping hold of the torch of 2D Mario even as the series moved to more 3D endeavors on the Wii U. It’s everything we already know about Mario games packed into 85 levels and a special new Coin Rush mode.

Why It’s One Of The Best Nintendo Games: Nintendo knows they don’t need to reinvent the wheel to make a good game. Sure, if you were looking for an innovative new Mario title, New Super Mario Bros. 2 wasn’t it. But that’s the crux of it–many people aren’t looking for that. Mario is vanilla, white bread platforming that we can gravitate to again and again. More levels of that were necessary for Nintendo to keep adventuring into unknown territory in other titles, like Super Mario 3D Land and their Wii U offerings. New Super Mario Bros. 2 is great just by virtue of meeting our expectations of good platforming, coin collecting, and our favorite plumber.