Discover three of Mario’s grandest 3D adventures with Super Mario 3D All-Stars on Nintendo Switch! This special bundle includes Super Mario 64, Super Mario Sunshine and Super Mario Galaxy, all optimized for Nintendo Switch with updated HD graphics, Joy-Con controls, as well as a music player featuring the epic soundtracks from all three games!
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I'd love to give this game a lower rating because it's incredibly lazy with no widescreen on SM64 and no extra features like an art gallery or video gallery. It's just bare bones as can be for all three games. That said, all three games are some of the greatest of all-time, and this is currently the best (official) way to play them.
Not a final review - First impressions
Played SM64 for 16 stars, through the first lava level (I used to know all the course names by heart. Alas.). Controls for Mario were pretty smooth. You find yourself wishing you had a full-360 control of the camera, but the right stick is an improvement over the C buttons.
The stars that gave me trouble this time around were "Can the Eel Come Out to Play" and "Boil the Big Bully." Timing the swimming mechanics to grab a star without bumping into the eel seems more frustrating than it used to be. The bullies were also really pushing me around and the punch/kick mechanics were less effective against them than I remembered.
I also played the intro cutscenes for Sunshine. It's a little goofy how the Piantas sound like they're using a $4 microphone for their voice lines. But Mario looks really good. His design holds up all these years later.