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Mario Tennis Open Review

I hope you weren't holding your breath. Save for the New Play Control Wii remix of GameCube's Mario Power Tennis in 2009, we've been left hanging on for a proper update to the series since 2005's Mario Tennis: Power Tour on Game Boy Advance. Quite why this solidly successful formula skipped the entirety of the DS generation has been something of a mystery - at least, it was until I'd spent several days thwacking my way across the courts of the series' 3DS debut.
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Pikmin and Mario Power Tennis lead Nintendo’s New Play Control lineup

Entertainment / Video Games : GoNintendo (6 years ago)

REDMOND, Wash., March 9, 2009 – Unique motion-sensing controls have already helped to make Wii™ the nation’s top-selling video game console. With today’s launch of the New Play Control! series from Nintendo, Wii owners can use those... Read Post

Mario Power Tennis ‘New Play Control’ - review

Entertainment / Video Games : GoNintendo (6 years ago)

A portion of a C3 review… New Play Control! Mario Power Tennis is a worthy addition to the Wii’s catalogue. Nintendo had a strong title to work with, and although there are issues with control, the game has translated over very well... Read Post

Nintendo’s Unusual 2009 Wii Strategy: Publishing The Oldies

Entertainment / Video Games : GoNintendo (5 years ago)

Nintendo-Published Wii Games In 2009 March: New Play Control: Pikmin (GameCube port) March: New Play Control: Mario Power Tennis (GameCube port) April: Excitebots: Trick Racing (new game) May: New Play Control: Donkey Kong Jungle Be... Read Post

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