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Spoiler Friday: Super Paper Mario pokes fun at dating sims

By Spencer . April 20, 2007 . 12:13pm

One of the scenes in the third chapter of Super Paper Mario has Princess Peach step into the world of a dating game. Francis the nerdy lizard picks commands from a menu like “smooch” from an RPG-ish menu and the player gets to pick commands for Princess Peach. See more pictures of the battle for […]

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Nintendo hides their classic consoles in Super Paper Mario

By Spencer . April 19, 2007 . 12:17pm

Hidden in Super Paper Mario is a collection of older Nintendo consoles in one of the rooms of the third chapter. Look right underneath the HP meter and where the chest is. You can see (from left to right) a Nintendo 64, Gamecube, Famicom, Super Famicom, and the Virtual Boy!   See a close of […]

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Super Paper Mario nabs a bilingual cover

By Spencer . April 10, 2007 . 4:06pm

Nintendo released Super Paper Mario today and I’m sure excited Wii owners are already playing another excellent title from Intelligent Systems. There is something kind of interesting about Super Paper Mario’s cover art. Yes the front does look good, but flip your copy over and take a look at the back. Notice anything… not in […]

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Watch: Heroes and villains of Super Paper Mario

By Spencer . April 10, 2007 . 5:16am

In just a few hours you should be able to pick up Super Paper Mario in stores if you’re in North America. Super Paper Mario has three main heroes to play as Mario who can switch between 2D/3D, Peach who can glide over pits and Bowser who can breathe fire. Who are you looking forward […]

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Hands on Super Paper Mario

By Spencer . March 9, 2007 . 1:55pm

    The first thing I noticed about Super Paper Mario is you’re not just running around a level hitting question mark blocks and finding coins. While it is a platformer it’s text heavy like the other Paper Mario games. Thankfully, Super Paper Mario keeps the same slick use of wordplay that the series is […]

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Screenshots of Super Paper Mario on the Wii

By Spencer . February 21, 2007 . 6:23am

A day after we post up some more information about how Super Paper Mario controls, screenshots from the Japanese version of the game circulate around the internet. Notice the HUD, which has a HP meter in the top left hand corner, the score in the center and coins on the right hand side. Also the […]

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More on Super Paper Mario

By Spencer . February 20, 2007 . 11:15am

Super Paper Mario is a semi throw back to the classic 2D Mario games. Players hold the Wii remote horizontally like a NES gamepad and shake the controller to do extra moves such as breaking out of ice. While you’re mostly running around on a 2D flat Paper World players can press a button and […]

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Super Paper Mario coming sooner than expected

By Spencer . February 12, 2007 . 1:39pm

  The box art we posted up from Super Paper Mario was the real deal, the April 23rd release date wasn’t. Nintendo sent over an announcement that Super Paper Mario is scheduled for release on April 9th for the Wii. There aren’t any new details about motion control, but there is a little more about […]