Release (UK): 30/06/2006
Release (USA): 15/05/2006
Release (Jap): 26/05/2006
Developer: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
Publisher: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
New Super Mario Bros. is a platform video game developed by Nintendo for the Nintendo DS. This UK PAL version of the game was first released in June 2006, one month after North America and Japan.
It is a part of the New Super Mario Bros. subseries of the Super Mario franchise, and follows Mario as he does his usual things and fights his way through Bowser’s henchmen to rescue Princess Peach.
New Super Mario Bros. was commercially successful having sold over 30 million copies worldwide, making it the best-selling game for the Nintendo DS and one of the best-selling video games of all time. The game’s success led to a line of sequels released for the Wii, Nintendo 3DS, and Wii U.