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Description

Mario, Luigi, and Wario have all gone to the Mushroom Palace for some of Princess Peach's famous home made cake. However, when they don't return its up to the heroic dino Yoshi to find out what's wrong.

In this portable remake of the original Super Mario 64 You are able to play as different characters from the Mario franchise. Wario, Yoshi, Luigi, and of course Mario. Each character has different abilities to be made use of during the games expanded quest.

The game now features 150 Stars to collect up from the previous 120, new stages with new bosses, changes to old stages and bosses, and a multiplayer in which players compete to get the most stars.

The game also includes over two dozen mini games that make use of both screens and the touch pad.

The DS touch screen can be used to mimic analog control.

Screenshots

Super Mario 64 DS Nintendo DS Mario's apparently gone AWOL, so you go to the castle to search for him.
Super Mario 64 DS Nintendo DS The castle interior has an interesting choice of decor.
Super Mario 64 DS Nintendo DS The title screen.
Super Mario 64 DS Nintendo DS The cake is clearly a lie.

Alternate Titles

  • "神游马力欧DS" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Super Mario 64x4" -- Working title
  • "Shényóu Mǎlìōu DS" -- Chinese title
  • "スーパーマリオ64DS" -- Japanese spelling
  • "슈퍼 마리오 64 DS" -- Korean spelling

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User Reviews

Mario's looking good, DS-style! Nintendo DS Spag (70)
The first and greatest of all 3D platform games, plus more! One you can't afford to miss if you own a DS! Nintendo DS Rensch (203)
A great transition from the N64 to the DS! Nintendo DS Joshua Price (28)

Critic Reviews

GamesFirst! Nintendo DS Dec 21, 2004 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
GameSpy Nintendo DS Nov 21, 2004 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Portable Review Nintendo DS Aug 16, 2005 38 out of 40 95
VicioJuegos.com Nintendo DS Mar 21, 2005 93 out of 100 93
Game Freaks 365 Nintendo DS 2004 9.1 out of 10 91
GamesAreFun.com (GAF) Nintendo DS Dec 05, 2004 9 out of 10 90
GameCell UK Nintendo DS 2005 9 out of 10 90
Gamesmania.de Nintendo DS May 13, 2005 87 out of 100 87
GameSpot Nintendo DS Nov 19, 2004 8.4 out of 10 84
Pocket Gamer UK Nintendo DS Aug 26, 2005 8 out of 10 80

Forums

Topic # Posts Last Post
MobyScore error? 2 Corn Popper (69431)
Jan 04, 2009

Trivia

Sales

According to publisher Nintendo, Super Mario 64 DS sold 11.06 million copies worldwide (as of September 30, 2015).

Awards

  • 4Players
    • 2005 – Best Remake of the Year
  • GameSpy
    • 2004 – Nintendo DS Game of the Year
  • Golden Joystick Awards
    • 2005 - Handheld Game of the Year 2004

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