Super Mario RPG is a remake of the 1996 game, and there are many indications that it is very good. The visual differences are, of course, clear, as the original version was released for the SNES, however, this is not the only aspect praised by the reviewers. The reviews collected on Metacritic show that Super Mario RPG on Nintendo Switch will find its way into the hearts of many gamers..
Great reviews of Super Mario RPG on Nintendo Switch
The first reviews of Super Mario RPG are already hanging on the game's page on Metacritic. The game boasts an average score of 83/100 points, which is a very good result. Reviewers praise not only the eye-pleasing visuals and satisfying gameplay, but also the preservation of the atmosphere known from the 1996 version..
"A charming remake that truly captures what made the original Mario RPG was so special. So much so, in fact, that at times the game can seem a bit dated. But if you're really looking for the SNES experience, but with prettier graphics and some gameplay improvements, this is the best version," writes PC Games
"Super Mario RPG is a solid remake from Nintendo thanks to updated graphics, music and animations. It shows that the 1996 game is a timeless classic because of its great story and memorable cast of characters," writes XGN
Super Mario RPG is available exclusively on Nintendo Switch. If you are curious how game compares with the 1996 version, you can check it out this video.
In Super Mario RPG Mario gathers a team, joining forces even with his old enemy, Bowser, and sets out to find Princess Peach. In the process, he tries to rebuild the Star Road and deal with antagonists led by Exor, a member of a gang of anthropomorphic weapons under the command of someone named Smithy.
This is another great game on Nintendo Switch this year, others being Super Mario Bros. Wonder, Metroid Prime Remastered, Pikmin 4 or The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom. The full list of the best titles for the console this year can be found on Metacritic.