New Super Mario 3D
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Developer(s) EPIC FACE 332477
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Release Date(s)
Flag of Japan April 12, 2012
25px-Flag of USA April 16, 2012
4 Player

New Super Mario 3D is an upcoming game for the 3DS. It is released in April 2012. It has many enemies, like Tail Goombas, Bullet Bills, and Koopa Troopas. This game also includes 4 players. Mario, Luigi, Toad, and Wario.


This game is related to Super Mario 3D Land. It has various controls.

Controls (Level)

  • 3DS Stick svg : Move
  • 3DS A Button : Jump
  • 3DS A Button + 3DS B Button : Wall-Jump
  • 3DS A Button (In air) : Slow fall (Super Leaf)
  • 3DS Stick svg : Crouch, enter Pipe, enter Cannon
  • 3DS Stick svg + 3DS B Button : Dash
  • 3DS Stick svg + 3DS A Button : Backwards Somersault
  • 3DS Stick svg + 3DS A Button : Long Jump
  • 3DS B Button (In air) : Ground Pound
  • 3DS B Button : Shoot Fireball, Swing Tail, Shoot Iceball, Throw Item
  • 3DS Stick svg + 3DS B Button (Running) : Grab Item
  • 3DS Start Button : Pause Game

Controls (Overworld)

  • 3DS Stick svg : Move
  • 3DS A Button : Select



Sample Player Description Power-Up Unlocked By
MarioHand Mario Mario was once a plumber of Brooklyn, and is now the Hero of the Mushroom Kingdom. He has various Power-Ups. Plunger Flower - Mario is able to climb steep hills, and can open up Pipes. N/A
Luigiart7 Luigi Luigi is a cowardly plumber and Mario's twin brother. He has a fear of Boos, that's why Professor E. Gadd invented the Poltergust 3000. Vacuum Mushroom - Luigi is able to suck up sertain enemies with his Vaccuum Cap. N/A
ToadtheShroom Toad Toad is a Mushroom character that serve the Mushroom Kingdom. There are important Toads, like Toadsworth. Moon-Jump Mushroom - Toad is able to jump really high to reach high edges. N/A
LazyWario Wario Wario is a greedy plumber and a dirty thief. He made his debut taking over Mario's Castle, and now owns a company called the Warioware Inc. Grip-Climb Garlic - Wario is able to climb steep mountains without fail. Complete World 5.


Sample Name Description
ToadBrigadeSME Toad Brigade The Toad Brigade is the Captain Toad, a Blue Toad related to Toadbert, a Yellow Toad, a Green Toad, and a Purple Toad. They all are captured by Bowser, and left in 5 different worlds.
MP7 Toadette Toadette Toadette is a female Toad. She is found in all of the enemy corses since Bowser's Minions have captured her a couple of times.
Toadsworth2 Toadsworth Toadsworth is Peach's longtime steward. He stays at the castle. You can buy Hidden Videos with your Star Coins.


Regular Items

Sample Item Description
NSMBWiiCoin Coin These can be collected about everywhere. If you get 100, you get a 1-Up. They can be collected by projectiles, like Koopa Shells.
RedCoin Red Coin They are eight of these in a level. Collect them all, then you will get a surprise.
RedRing Red Ring When collected, the eight red coins will appear. When all collected, you will get a Super Mushroom, a Fire Flower, or a 1-Up Mushroom.
Star Medal SM3DL Star Coin These are found 3 times in a level. You can spend them to watch hint videos at the Castle.
NSMBWii1upMushroom 1-Up Mushroom These are commonly found in invincible blocks. When collected, they will give you a 1-Up. They move around like Super Mushrooms.
Question Block 3D Question Block These are found about in every level. They include Power-Ups, Coins, or Propeller Blocks.
Brick Block SMB3DS Brick Block These are also found about everywhere. They can be brokbe by a jump, Koopa Shell, or a Ground Pound. They can also include items.
UsedBlock NSMBWii Used Block These are found about everywhere. These are a form of the Question Block. When a Question Block is hit, it turns into a Used Block that includes nothing.
Propeller Block Propeller Block These items return from New Super Mario Bros. Wii, and Super Mario 3D Land. Mario has his feet hanging out of the block and will be able to hover. This item is related to the Propeller Mushroom.


Sample Name Description Results
N/A Small Mario Small Mario is Mario's shrunkin form. He can't spin, break bricks, or ground pound. Small Mario
SuperMushroom Super Mushroom Super Mario is Mario's default form. He can do all of the basic moveset, like spinning, jumping, and ground pounding. MarioHand
FireFlower Fire Flower Fire Mario is Mario's basic power-up. He is able to throw fireballs, and can throw 2 fireballs when he spins. FireMarioOriginal


Sample Name Description Weakness
180px-Goomba Goomba Goombas are Fungus-like creatures that are the easiest enemies to incounter. They walk around, but when they see you, they charge at you. Stomp
Paragoomba NSM64W Paragoomba Paragoombas are Goombas with wings. These are just as easy as encountering Goombas. They can either jump or fly. Stomp Twice
Goomba Giant Goomba Giant Goombas are Gigantic Goombas with heavy weight. They do the same attacks as the Goomba but slower. Stomp
539px-TanookiGoomba-SM3DL Tail Goomba Tail Goombas are Goombas with Tanooki Tails. They can jump and hover, like Tanooki Mario, and can swing their tail. Stomp

Refrence to Other Games

  • Super Mario Bros.: It has many enemies' first appearance and many objects.
  • Super Mario Bros. 2: You can pluck items.