“Super Mario Maker” has sold over one million copies since its release on Sept 11, Nintendo confirmed in a press release obtained by Examiner on Wednesday.
If the number of sales wasn’t enough, the game has produced a whirlwind of new content. According to Nintendo, over 2.2 million new levels have been designed and have been played over 75 million times. Allowing gamers to create their own custom levels using the Wii U GamePad, players can seamlessly transition through templates of their favorite Mario titles. Rewarding them with new enemies and items the more they play, the game immerses the player in an addictive atmosphere drenched in Nintendo nostlagia. Add in Amiibo compatibility and “Super Mario Maker” gives players a ton of ways to channel their imagination.
“For Mario fans around the world, including myself, Super Mario Maker was a dream 30 years in the making,” said Nintendo of America President and COO Reggie Fils-Aime in Wednesday’s press release. “The game has captured and unlocked the imaginations of gaming fans of all ages and brought their dedication to Nintendo to a whole new level.”
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