Submitted by Valay 468d ago | rumor

Nintendo now selling Super Mario 3D World in a red case?

Rumor has it that Nintendo has started to sell Super Mario 3D World in a red case, much like Mario Kart 8. (Super Mario 3D World, Wii U)

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XiSasukeUchiha  +   468d ago
GamingSinceThe80s  +   468d ago
Stop the presses!SMB3DW now comes in a red case!News story of the century right here.
LOL_WUT  +   468d ago
Game changer! ;)
colonel179  +   468d ago
Most of the Mario games have been released with red cases, so maybe they wanted to continue the tradition.

What I don't like though, is that they didn't change the color of the banner to red. They changed it to green for Super Luigi U, so it's not that they can't. It's a minor detail, but I don't like the way it looks.
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Loadedklip  +   467d ago
And yet it got you to not only click on the headline ... but to comment as well. I would say ...

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GamingSinceThe80s  +   467d ago
LoadedKilp,It was a joke,relax fellow gamer bro.I was just pointing out in the grand scheme of thing's this is a very small slow news day story.I didn't call it stupid or irrelevant.Why so serious?lol
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-Foxtrot  +   468d ago
Never understood why Nintendo went with a light blue for their consoles "colour" instead of red.

I always picture red for Nintendo, probably because of their logo.

Blue - Playstation
Green - Xbox
Red - Nintendo

I love when box art have a different colour separating them from the rest although the light blue surrounding the "Wii U" at the top of the box art spoils it
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MrSwankSinatra  +   468d ago
Honestly i think they should re-brand the wii u with the red color.
-Foxtrot  +   468d ago
Yeah, I don't see why Nintendo didn't do that with the Wii U

Black is so over done, a colourful console such as a red Wii U would of stood out from the rest.

Nintendo should do that with their next console.
vakarian75  +   468d ago
I would rather they made all of their systems purple like the GameCube the purple they used looked so cool.
NukaCola  +   468d ago
Nintendo should bring back the grey or purple.
3-4-5  +   468d ago
The Red Stands out.

It's going to be for the games that sell a lot or are of higher quality like 3DWorld & Mario Kart 8.

I'm assuming eventually there will be a Smash Brothers Red Box as well.

Helps them stand out.
PrinceOfAllSaiyans  +   468d ago
Just like PS2 back in the day "Greatest Hits"
LAWSON72  +   468d ago
I believe the red box is to signify a game starring Mario (and co). Games that are apart of the so called greatest hits would have some kind of indication label to go with it. Nintendo actually has a branding for that kind of game called Nintendo selects though I dont think it has been used on Wii U
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TXIDarkAvenger  +   468d ago
The red looks weird since the Wii U border is blue. That's why I prefer the blue cases since it matches.
3-4-5  +   468d ago
Yea true, but it seems like kind of the same thing, but only for Mario games.
LAWSON72  +   468d ago
I have always thought
PS as red (i just always recall the ps3 as red)
Nintendo as blue
and of course Xbox as green
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thehobbyist  +   467d ago
PS3 covers were red at one point. It also had the Spiderman font for Playstation.
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randomass171  +   468d ago
I agree. I think a new red Wii U is in order when Smash comes out. Though I wonder how people would have reacted if the default color for Wii U had been red.
ScottyHoss  +   468d ago
I think a new GameCube is due, we need a powerful traditional gaming console from Nintendo, no more gimmicks, and they should make the cases RED or old school purple with a controller resembling a cube controller. I miss good Nintendo :(
Geobros  +   468d ago
Wow!!! That colour fits better...:o
Summons75  +   468d ago
Don't change the color. The light blue looks so nice. Save red for the really special games or the Nintendo Selects again.
TXIDarkAvenger  +   468d ago
If they do that, Nintendo better change the Wii U border to red.
GamingSinceThe80s  +   468d ago
Is SMB3DW not a special enough game to earn a red case to you?
Summons75  +   468d ago
Well no but why start changing everything when the light blue is already branded and well known.
Metallox  +   468d ago
Why do they keep the blue color of the Wii U logo part? It makes an ugly contrast with the red line.
bass4g  +   468d ago
It's because that's not the original box colour and/or because they make them with blue boxes as well.
randomass171  +   468d ago
Default Wii U packaging? It really does clash but at least the case itself looks nice.
HollywoodLA  +   468d ago
Red, the color of communism. Where is your hammer and sickle?
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Metallox  +   468d ago
Mario is Stalin.
randomass171  +   468d ago
Next episode of Game Theory...
vakarian75  +   468d ago
It's like on the Wii where new super Mario brothers had a red box.
ritsuka666  +   468d ago
Best game of WII U IMO.
knifefight  +   468d ago
Huge news. Earth shattering. Don't know what I'll do now; this changes all of my plans.
dillhole  +   468d ago
Breaking: Nintendo to re-issue entire Wii-U catalog in red - buy them all again.
LOL_WUT  +   468d ago
I prefer the blue cases they look a lot cooler ;)
MegaRay  +   468d ago
This will defiantly boost sales /s
What next? Sony now selling Infamous in black case-rumor?
lol this is pathetic even for n4g
Rimeskeem  +   468d ago
Not to be a downer or any of that but why should we care?
RosweeSon  +   468d ago
Bit late this only launched in oct/nov after all.
linkenski  +   467d ago
Super Luigi 3D World confirmed.

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