Super Mario Maker (Series) Review
Posted: 19 months ago, last updated 11 weeks ago.
- Super Mario Maker is on Nintendo Wii U and Nintendo 3DS
- Super Mario Maker 2 is on Nintendo Switch
Players: You can play with 4 players in the same room and up to 4 players online. You can create and play levels designed for co-operative or competitive play for up to four players.
Super Mario Maker
Super Mario Maker 2
Super Mario Maker For Nintendo 3DS
Does not offer in-game purchases, 'loot boxes' or 'battle/season passes'.
You will need Nintendo Online (must be 18 to purchase, but can be any age to use) to play online with Nintendo Switch. This game supports Nintendo's amiibo, figurines and cards that can be purchased separately to unlock in-game items.
Skill Rating: This game is enjoyed by 10+ year-olds as it's a good match for their ability and maturity.
User-Generated Content: This game includes content created by other players, such as maps, outfits and items, that are not reflected in the game rating.
Users Interact: The game enables players to interact and communicate with each other, so may expose players to language usually associated with older rated games.
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