‘Breath of the Wild’ reinvented Zelda games. ‘Bowser’s Fury’ does that for Mario.

'Breath of the Wild' reinvented Zelda games. 'Bowser's Fury' does that for Mario.

It’s so strange to me that the title of Nintendo’s latest Mario game leads with the re-release.

Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury is really two full and complete games in one. But where 3D World is a reissue of an excellent game that never got the love it deserved because it was released for the ill-fated Wii U, Bowser is something wholly new. 

It’s still recognizably a Mario adventure. There are platforms to jump between, environmental puzzles, ticking clocks, power-ups, Goombas… the gang’s all here. But sitting on top of all that are two fundamental changes that completely shake up the pace and flow we’ve come to expect over almost 40 years. Read more…

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