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New Super Mario 2 DLC Arrives In U.S. This Week; More DLC On The Way



Nintendo of America announced New Super Mario Bros. 2 DLC details for North America in a Nintendo Direct Mini of their own this morning. You can watch the video above, and find a summary of the details below.


Like Japan, North America will get three DLC packs, and each pack will contain three stages. The Gold Rush Pack will transform you into Gold Mario, and let you collect up to 30,000 additional coins. Coin Challenge Pack A will let you compete for a high score on the game’s online leaderboards. Finally, the Nerve-Wrack Pack will include a trio of tough stages designed for veterans to play.


Each pack will cost $2.50 and will be available starting October 4th in North America. Nintendo of America say that a second batch of DLC will be made available at the end of October, and a third at the end of November.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.