developer: Camelot Co., Ltd.
Game mode: multiplayer
Multiplayer mode: local network / Internet
game language: English
game release date for 3DS:
Mario Sports Superstars for 3DS was announced during Nintendo Direct, in September, 2016. The game offers a variety of sports challenges and the player takes part both in single-player tournaments and different kinds of multiplayer experiences.
The game includes the following disciplines: football, horse racing, tennis, golf and baseball. each of these comprises a different set of mechanics – particular disciplines can be viewed as separate games. For instance, when playing football (from an isometric perspective), the player can adjust the formation of their team; in case of golf or baseball, these offer many different mini-games representing the power of throw or hit. On the other hand, the player can switch between the FPP and TPP modes when horse racing. Regardless of the discipline chosen, contestants are represnted here by Mario, Luigi, and other characters the fans of Mario games can be familiar with.
Mario Sports Superstars for 3DS can be played solo, taking part in pre-designed tournaments, as well as with other players, either via the Internet or local network.
The game comes with a three-dimensional environment and its high-quality, colorful visuals are enhanced by the unique capabilities of the console's 3D screen. The game is available both in a box edition and digital distribution.
Expectations: 9.5 / 10 calculated out of 2 players' votes.