During the press conference Nintendo announced the final release date for New Super Mario Bros. 2, the new Nintendo 3DS title . New Super Mario Bros. 2 will be available next August 19th in the United States, and seeing policy that Nintendo follows with this type of game releases, it will release in Europe surely a few days later.
With the celebration of 25th anniversary of Super Mario Bros, Nintendo has announced the upcoming launch in Japan of a certificate to complement this anniversary, which will be renamed Super Mario Bros. Anniversary Edition.
This is a reissue of the legendary Super Mario All-Stars for Nintendo, which contains the following Super Mario titles:
Super Mario Bros.
Super Mario Bros. 2
Super Mario Bros. 3
Super Mario Bros.: The Lost Levels.
It includes a booklet that reviews the history of the 25th anniversary of Super Mario Bros. and all the titles in the series through artworks and pictures, plus a CD that includes a selection of the best compositions in the series.
Its release is set for October 21 in Japan and for now, no comments arrived on whether it will come to the West or not.
It is undeniable that everyone who read this, like it or not, Super Mario still holds the title King of the platforms.
Nintendo is celebrating because 25 years ago, Super Mario Bros. was released in Japan for Famicom, also known as NES.
"Stimulated by advancements in technologies, we have always enjoyed creating the Super Mario Bros. games. The series has always taken advantage of the latest technological advancements and is the fruit of creativity of many of my hard-working friends working closely as a team" says the creator of the character, Shigeru Miyamoto.
Among all the titles of the franchise now total over 240 million units sold worldwide .
To celebrate the event, Nintendo has opened a website where members can participate by submitting a video with your opinion about the series, your memories, congratulations or anything else you can think of related to Super Mario, to which other fans can comment.