Fresh new Mario gameplay that draws on both newer 3D Mario titles such as Super Mario Galaxy™ (Wii™) and classic side-scrolling Mario titles like Super Mario Bros.™ 3 (NES™) and New Super Mario Bros.™ (Nintendo DS™).
Mario uses a mixture of brand new and classic abilities such as the Tanooki Suit, Propeller Box, Boomerang Mario and binoculars.
By using the unique motion controls of the Nintendo 3DS, you can spot enemies through the binoculars.
Nintendo 3DS offers Parental Controls so that parents can control the content their children can access. Featuring a 3D depth slider, two built-in screens for different functionality, a Circle Pad , a built-in motion sensor and gyro sensor, and houses a 2GB SD Memory Card. It is equipped with three cameras, and is compatible with AR Cards which come packaged with Nintendo 3DS. The console is also backwards compatible with most existing Nintendo DS and Nintendo DSi games.