30°
Submitted by trevlac 872d ago | review

Nintendo Life review: New Super Mario Bros. U (Wii U)

Quoting Nintendo Life's review:

"While the level designs may appear fresh and engaging, there’s less progress being made elsewhere. The only new power-up is the Super Acorn, which grants the Flying Squirrel costume - handy for arresting your fall and performing last-minute leaps onto high platforms. A powered-up variant is also on offer which bestows the power of unlimited flight for a single stage, and is obtained by chasing down a dumpy little thief called Nabbit who occasionally pops up to raid the nearest Toad house before dashing to a previously completed level. Entering that level and capturing Nabbit will not only restore Toad's treasures, but also earn you the desirable P-Acorn. Other power-ups make a return from previous New Super Mario Bros. games, including the Ice Flower, Mini-Mushroom and Penguin Suit - and the fact that you never really crave any further additions to the repertoire indicates that Mario’s arsenal is as developed and robust as it needs to be - at leas... (New Super Mario Bros. U, Nintendo, Wii U) 9/10

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
20°

Resident Evil: Revelations 2 Review

19m ago - Yet another installment of the survival horror adventure, Resident Evil: Revelations 2 was releas... | PC
20°

Top 10 Retro Remakes for PSP

19m ago - From Vampires to Mavericks to Blinky, Inky, Pinky and Clyde. Sony's PSP had a vast library of tit... | PSP
Ad

See what games are coming out in 2015

Now - Visit our release calendar to see what games are coming out in 2015. | Promoted post
40°

Gamers Sphere-Halo: Spartan Strike Review-

3h ago - Spartan Strike does something magnificent: it manages to be a worthy Halo title while still being... | PC
30°

MMOs - Stormthrone Review

3h ago - Stormthrone review with screenshots and videos. | PC
30°

[ABG] DAGDROM - Beautiful Paint Based Platformer Full Of Charm & Warmth

3h ago - DAGDROM is a beautiful paint based platformer created for Ludum Dare 32, that trusts you to figur... | PC