Super Paper Mario for the Nintendo Wii Review

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Overall

The game lost points from me because of the un-original use of the new technology that came with the Wii.  When I first read reviews on the Wii and the revolutionary controllers that were accompanying the counsel, I couldn’t stop thinking up endless ideas of how they can use the controllers in a Mario Bros. type game.  Clearly, I was disappointed, and I could have waited.

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However, the whimsical expressions that add to the game, and the familiar jumping, stomping, and coin collecting made this game quite comforting to play.  The story-line was interesting to follow, and the side games gave you enough time to re-focus your attention on the main goal.  But, come on, a Nintendo console would not be a Nintendo console if it didn’t continue the tradition with a Mario RPG, and now I’ll be impatiently awaiting the release of Super Mario Galaxies.

The Pros

  • C’mon, it’s a him, Mario!
  • The story had me gripping at my seat, waiting for the next baddy
  • Good continuation of the Paper Mario spin-off.
  • The splendid back-drops.
  • The 2-D/3-D capability of the game
  • Multiple mini-games that keep this game enjoyable and provide re-playability
  • Princess Peach, dare I say more?

The Cons

  • Unimaginative use of the Wii-mote
  • Sometimes I had to grip at my seat WAY too long waiting for the next baddy
  • Felt like Nintendo wanted to rush this out for the Wii
  • Lack of requirement to use the special weapons

Overall Rating:  7.0 / 10.0

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