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Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3 (Game Boy Advance)

Everyone
ESRB Rating
Genre
Perspective
Theme
89
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
4.1
MobyScore
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Description

Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3 is a conversion of Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island, which stars the dinosaur Yoshi as the main character. Following the same style in general as other Mario games, this is a platform game which involves you trying to get to the end of the levels while keeping Baby Mario safe from enemies.

This game contains Mario Bros., which is also available on Super Mario Advance and Super Mario World: Super Mario Advance 2.

Screenshots

Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3 Game Boy Advance Some levels are quite dark.
Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3 Game Boy Advance Yoshi lost!
Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3 Game Boy Advance Yoshi carries a key as he would an egg.
Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3 Game Boy Advance Level Entrance Screen

Alternate Titles

  • "耀西岛" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "スーパーマリオアドバンス3" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

A great game, but with a few technical flaws not present in the SNES version MagFram (43) 4.4 Stars4.4 Stars4.4 Stars4.4 Stars4.4 Stars
Yoshi's back... this time for BLOOD! Kain Ceverus (34) 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars
Great port of the SNES classic that still stands out today. Rensch (203) 4.67 Stars4.67 Stars4.67 Stars4.67 Stars4.67 Stars
This game is worth the buy ThE oNe (178) unrated

The Press Says

Nintendojo 2002 10 out of 10 100
1UP May 09, 2004 A 100
Gaming Target Sep 23, 2002 9.5 out of 10 95
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Nov 08, 2002 9 out of 10 90
Cubed3 Dec 15, 2003 9 out of 10 90
GameSpy Sep 27, 2002 90 out of 100 90
Portable Review Oct 23, 2005 33 out of 40 82
Bordersdown Nov, 2002 8 out of 10 80
Pocket Gamer UK Oct 22, 2005 8 out of 10 80
Level Mar, 2003 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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Trivia

If you wanted to be smart about it, the full title would be: Super Mario Brothers 5: Super Mario Advance 3: Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island. Thankfully, Nintendo decided against using that title here.

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^^Snoop^^ (33) added Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3 (Game Boy Advance) on Sep 18, 2002
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