The much requested Mario game remasters will be going to Nintendo Switch in the course of the year to celebrate the plumber’s anniversary. Reports suggest that the Super Mario Galaxy, Super Mario 64, Super Mario Sunshine HD, and Super Mario 3D will all be headed to Switch. The timing seems to be perfect given the coronavirus pandemic. VGC has been alerted of Nintendo’s plans through several media outlets. Most of the company’s 35 year back catalogue will be re-released for its latest consoles according to a statement.
Additionally, there will be new Mario games apart from the remasters according to Eurogamer. It will also include a new instalment especially in the Paper Mario Switch plus a Mario sunshine remake of the Wii U’s Paper Mario Nintendo Switch. Prior to this development, there have been calls for a more sophisticated and reworked Super Mario Galaxy for several years and the Wii original game was being demanded by many. As the project required the use of Wii Remain in 2007, there are doubts as to whether it will be restricted to Joy-Con use with a Switch anchored in docked mode or when its screen is placed on the table.
Users have been thrilled upon learning that the Paper Mario Color Splash Switch will be coming too. The Super Mario Nintendo Switch that will be coming in course of the year has also brought a few controversies. It is said that the version leaked has been corroborated by more than one source, with reports showing that the anniversary project will also include Super Mario Sunshine, Super Mario 64 and Super Mario Galaxy. The Super Mario brand will also be celebrating its 35th anniversary in the course of the year. Nintendo has been gearing up to launch a splash within a brand that has been silent to the mainline stream of games since the strong performance back in 2017.
For quite sometime now, fans have been yearning for the Super Mario Nintendo Switch remasters. This problem is not unique or new to the franchise at all. The Nintendo Switch is one of the most popular consoles across the globe, strengthened by the release of Animal Crossing: New Horizons and a significant rise in sales. The best week for the Nintendo Switch console occurred earlier on in March this year, three years since it was released. This indicates that the ceiling could remain up for a long time. Nintendo Switch remains a global attraction as the most popular console. It has the best futures and has user friendly graphics. Users also prefer the Switch games because of their affordability and efficiency.
Eurogamer has already confirmed that the Mario Sunshine will be part of the Super Mario Galaxy remasters that will be coming this year. The follow up report from various sources and one from the official outlet have since confirmed the collection’s two tittles. Super Mario Sunshine and Super Mario 64 will also be remastered by Nintendo Switch as part of the 35th anniversary celebrations. The older Super Mario games that aren’t present in the Switch Online Library will also be added if the rumours regarding Nintendo’s intentions are true.
The Nintendo Switch Super Mario Galaxy Cover
Of course, a good number of these plans were scheduled for the Nintendo’s E3 2020 release according to Eurogamer. Given that E3 2020 has long since been cancelled, it is not yet known how Nintendo plans to announce the plans for what appears to be a release plan later this year. With a good number expecting the Super Mario Nintendo Switch remasters to be on schedule for September’s anniversary proper, it is very likely that users will get the announcement soon.
Nintendo is clearly working on bringing back in a big way in 2020 to help capitalize on the plumber’s long duel in the industry. Between the new Paper Mario tittle and the Super Mario Nintendo Switch that’s reportedly a return to that series’ RPG roots. Fans of the Italian adventure will have something to look forward to in the upcoming months and the Nintendo Switch could remain the most demanded console on market right now. The Italian adventure is one of the most played games on Nintendo Switch and its return is a saviour given the coronavirus situation and the lockdown in many countries.
Details on Mario Switch Remasters
An exclusive report has revealed Nintendo will remaster most of the Super Mario catalogue for the entire package. VGC can confidently confirm that among the Mario tittle set to appear on the Switch Nintendo include 2002’s Super Mario Sunshine, Super Mario 64 and the Super Mario Galaxy. One person with knowledge of the company’s plans said that the releases were being given special treatment such as the special anniversary collection of games, rather than the standard digital ports.
It is said that Nintendo will also release other Mario games in 2020. The games include a Deluxe version of Wii U game Super Mario 3D World which will be equipped with newer levels and content. The company is also preparing to announce new additions in the Paper Mario series. As reported by Venturebeat and other media outlets, the new game is reported to return to the RPG roots series with games closer to its GameCube instalments and N64 following criticism and if its Wii U and 3Ds entries.
The Super Mario 35th Anniversary was to be celebrated via a physical presence at this year’s E3, but the company is now reviewing its plans in the wake of Coronavirus pandemic. The E3 2020 was cancelled due to the outbreak and Nintendo could also opt to showcase around June, when its Mario showcase was originally meant to happen at E3. Nintendo last celebrated a milestone Mario anniversary with the series’s 30th anniversary in the year 2015. The company however, celebrated the occasion with merchandise and various events including two special edition 8-bit Mario Amiibos. The company was licensed for products from Moschino, Hot Wheel and more.