1001 Video Games
Super Mario Galaxy
appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die
by General Editor Tony Mott.
In the fall of 2007, it was discovered that certain letters on the box cover are marked with stars, and they spell the phrase "UR MR GAY" (you're mr. gay). The question is, how did this get past Nintendo
The airships from Super Mario Bros. 3
make an appearance complete with the original music.
According to publisher Nintendo
, Super Mario Galaxy
sold 12.59 million copies worldwide (as of September 30, 2015).
Information also contributed by
- GAME British Academy Video Games Awards
- GamePro (Germany)
- March 28, 2008) - Best Console Game in 2007
- 2007 – #4 Game of the Year
- 2007 – #3 Console Game of the Year
- 2007 – Wii Game of the Year
- 2007 – Wii Game of the Year (Readers' Vote)
- 2007 – Wii Platformer of the Year
- Official Nintendo Magazine
- 2010 - Game of the Decade 2000-2009