Nintendo has announced that the first three Super Mario Advance games will be added to the Nintendo Switch Online + expansion pack catalog later this month.
Super Mario Advance, Super Mario World: Super Mario Advance 2, and Yoshi’s Island: Super Mario Advance 3 all offer 5 It will be available for download from the 26th of May at no additional charge. Provides access to games from Nintendo’s retro era.
Super Mario Advance, Super Mario World: Super Mario Advance 2, and Yoshi’s Island: Super Mario Advance 3 are all here. #Nintendo Switch for #Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion pack members appear on 5/26! please! pic.twitter.com/4oJ3KjwUyu
— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) May 19, 2023
Super Mario Advance is an upgraded version of the 1988 NES platformer, Super Mario Bros. 2, in which you control Mario, Luigi Peach, and Toad and learn their unique abilities. The game bundles an enhanced version of the classic Mario Bros. He game, featuring the iconic plumber making his first arcade appearance alongside Luigi.
Super Mario World: Super Mario Advance 2, on the other hand, is a Game Boy Advance improvement of the Super Nintendo classic Super Mario World, featuring Mario fighting Bowser to free the Dinosaur Island with the help of Yoshi. You can see Players also have the option to play the entire adventure as Luigi, using abilities taken from his title in the first Super Mario game.
Finally, Yoshi’s Island: Super Mario Advance 3 challenges players to control Yoshi as he travels through colorful worlds trying to save Baby Mario from the clutches of the evil Magikoppa Kamek.
The trio joins a growing collection of plumber-centric platformers and adventure games, including Super Mario 64, Paper Mario and Doctor Mario, which are already part of Nintendo’s deluxe catalog subscription service.
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