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Super Mario Party

Rating Summary

Based on 92 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

76

Top Critic Average

62%

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Based on 92 critic reviews
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Reviews Summary

Super Mini-Games
Use of Joy-Cons
Lack of Online, Extra Modes

Summary: While the board game and extra game modes are a bit of a downer, Super Mario Party's mini-games shine whilst taking full advantage of the Switch hardware.

Game Information

Available on:Nintendo SwitchOct 5, 2018

Publisher: Nintendo

Genre: Action

The party comes to Nintendo Switch in this complete refresh of the Mario Party series!

The Mario Party series is coming to the Nintendo Switch system with super-charged fun for everyone! The original board game style has been kicked up a notch with deeper strategic elements, like specifc Dice Blocks for each character. The game also introduces all-new ways to play, including Joy-Con controller enabled minigames, and new modes to enjoy with family and friends. Board game play goes back to the four-player basics as you take turns and race across the board searching for Stars. You can also pair up two Nintendo Switch systems and delight in this dynamic play style, such as in the new Toad’s Rec Room mode. With new modes and new minigames coupled with original board game play, the party starts anywhere, anytime, and with all kinds of players.

Features a variety of modes, including:

Mario Party: Enjoy the original Mario Party board game experience with new element like character dice blocks, a party system, and new boards to explore

Toad’s Rec Room: A dynamic new play style that pairs up two Nintendo Switch systems for Table top mode

Go head-to-head in 80 new minigames with many ways to play: Fast and fun skill-based mini-games that use the Joy-Con controllers in all sorts of different ways

Where to Buy

Amazon

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Eurogamer

No Recommendation / Blank
Eurogamer

Super Mario Party gets an enjoyable reinvention for the Switch, though it introduces as many problems as it fixes.

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IGN

7.3 / 10.0
IGN

Super Mario Party is the best Mario Party in two console generations, but even with a few real winners among the 80 minigames, the party might get stale.

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Metro GameCentral

GameCentral
8 / 10
Metro GameCentral

The best Mario Party in a very long time, and while it's shallow and silly it's also one of the few times casual and core gamers can compete in perfect (dis)harmony.

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Game Informer

7.3 / 10.0
Game Informer

The boards are underwhelming and some of the modes suffer from repetition, but the selection of minigames is among the best in the series

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Recent News

Five months after launch, Super Mario Party finally gets its first update

Five months after launch, Super Mario Party finally gets its first update

Super Mario Party finally got its long-awaited first update this week, but it's pretty much useless.The update, released on Thursday five-and-a-half months…

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Playing Super Mario Party Across 2 Switch Tablets Feels Like Magic – Gamescom 2018

Playing Super Mario Party Across 2 Switch Tablets Feels Like Magic – Gamescom 2018

Passing gameplay from one screen to another is the most exciting change to the series in years.

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Nintendo showed us some more of what to expect from Super Mario Party during the RedCube livestream at Gamescom 2018. Here's a handy Super Mario Party guide with all the information!

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