Is New Super Mario Bros 2 really that bad?

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User Info: PeteZaHutx

PeteZaHutx
4 years ago#1
My xl didnt arrive yet and i was thinking of picking this up , im a fan of 2D mario games and was surprised on the reactions for this game , in your opinion is it any good?

User Info: PhoenixRush

PhoenixRush
4 years ago#2
Let me say this. I'm a huge fan of New Super Mario Bros Wii. This game was really bland, lifeless, and also short to me.
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User Info: Halladay32

Halladay32
4 years ago#3
...Yes and no. It's fun to play, but doesn't have an identity of its own and is quite forgettable and disappointing. Since you like 2-D Mario games though, I'd say go for it.
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User Info: Koko_138

Koko_138
4 years ago#4
It's more of the same stuff. That being said, if you liked NSMB or NSMB Wii/WiiU then this is a solid buy in my opinion.
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User Info: kingddd

kingddd
4 years ago#5
It's not bad but it's pretty bland compared to many other 2D Mario games. I would not recommend it and I've played all main 2D Marios.

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User Info: Zanimar

Zanimar
4 years ago#6
It's better than DS NSMB, but worse than the Wii NSMB.
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User Info: crimsonclaw111

crimsonclaw111
4 years ago#7
Well... it's Mario. That in itself doesn't mean it's bad, but it feels very cashed in, with little to no effort compared to other games in the series. The first game was a revival, the Wii version was a few years later, then NSMB2 and U happened too closely together, highlighting how crap NSMB2 was.

NSMBU > NSMBW > NSMB >NSMB2
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User Info: PeteZaHutx

PeteZaHutx
4 years ago#8
Thanks for the input everyone i appreciate! it BTW what was their motive with the all Gold Coin stuff? they really put an emphasis on coins for some reason.

User Info: Lord_Frood

Lord_Frood
4 years ago#9
Zanimar posted...
It's better than DS NSMB, but worse than the Wii NSMB.


About right.
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User Info: SMASHKING84

SMASHKING84
4 years ago#10
no people hate it for being a sequel.
Jirachi is the best pokemon
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