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New Super Mario Bros. Wii

Any tips for getting past the boss in the fortress in world 2? I am stuck at it. I am also stuck at the castle in world 5.

Games Guru: The boss you’re fighting is Roy Koopa. If he lands and you’re on the ground, he’ll paralyze you. As he lands, jump onto his head to avoid his attack. Do this two more times. I don’t know where you’re stuck in the castle.

Do you have any tips for the new multiplayer Mario Bros. game?

Games Guru: Here are some tips:

– When riding Yoshi, you can eat projectiles thrown by enemies. Spit them out to give them a taste of their own medicine!

– You can carry other players to help them get through challenging areas of the game.

– If four players are playing at the same time, jump together and simultaneously press down on the + Control Pad to perform a Ground Pound. It creates a huge tremor that eliminates all land-based enemies.

– When flying with the Propeller Suit, shake the Wiimote as you fall to increase the range of your horizontal descent.

– Use frozen enemies as platforms to gain access to hard-to-reach areas. Make sure you jump off before they melt!

– Players riding Yoshi can jump higher and longer if they continue to hold the “2” button after leaving the ground.

– Jump on other players’ heads to reach areas you wouldn’t be able to access on your own.

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33 Comments on New Super Mario Bros. Wii

  1. glitch in world 4 final tower gives you infinite coins

    • The Game Speedrunner // April 24, 2016 at 11:31 am // Reply

      True, anonymous, and the tremor can be done with 2 people, but it might not be as strong. Also, in world 1-1, on the pipe that brings you to the 3rd star coin, you reach a coin and 3 1-up filled secret if you wait without entering the pipe.

  2. Gumballmariorocket // March 20, 2015 at 7:43 pm // Reply

    My friend beat the Wii U edition.

  3. coolguy19755 // March 3, 2015 at 9:24 am // Reply

    I’ve beaten every level, found all secret exits, and collected all the Star Coins. If anyone needs help, please let me know. 🙂

  4. Please help!!!! How do you get all of the star coins on w1-tower??? PLEASE HELP

  5. I have beat most of the worlds, (exept for w9. I cant get the 2nd star coin* in w1’s tower!! Please help!!) Otherwise, please ask me anything about this game. If i don’t know the answer to a question, I will play on the level in your question, and i will get back to your comment and answer the question!

    *Not just that star coin, but a LOT of ’em

  6. sdhu idfuyud hcvjh fv // August 12, 2014 at 7:46 am // Reply

    how do you get 4-cannon. i know its from 4-tower. (or 4-1st castle)

  7. I can’t seem to pass the 2nd castle on wrld 6. please help me get past the rolling spike balls after the midway point

  8. gumba smasher // June 9, 2014 at 6:11 pm // Reply

    does any1 here know how to beat the w7 fortress

  9. any cheat codes?

  10. Did you know that there are secret exits for some levels that lead you to other worlds?

  11. beat world 9

  12. any tips for 8-7?

  13. larbuckle2004 // August 11, 2013 at 2:10 pm // Reply

    I think you can cannon through world 1-3
    and ghost mansion I think
    no problem for the help

  14. Okay does anyone know how to get this CHEAP??
    I’ve checked everywhere and it’s still 50 BUCKS!!!!

  15. do any one know how to defeat the fishy level in world 6

  16. News Announcement from Nintendo:
    New Super Luigi U is going to be released for Wii U.

  17. I just now beat this game it was really hard (especially the part where you have to use the heli hat to get to the finish) now I beat nsmb (New Super Mario Bros.) ds,wii and #2

  18. How do you beat lemmy in world 5 castle?

    • ShrewManChew // February 20, 2013 at 8:54 am // Reply

      In the last castle at the end try not to hit the bouncy things on the bottom but instead jump on the walls. Try to stay behind him and get ready to run the other direction.

  19. ShrewManChew // February 8, 2013 at 7:52 am // Reply

    I got all star coins (except world nine)

  20. ShrewManChew // January 14, 2013 at 6:25 pm // Reply

    if you get 99 lives you lose your hat 🙂

  21. ShrewManChew // January 1, 2013 at 10:18 pm // Reply

    I have found all the secrets. Ask me how to find any of them.

    • kymaster30000 // January 22, 2013 at 5:27 pm // Reply

      how do you get 99 lives???? somebody please reply

      • ShrewManChew // January 24, 2013 at 7:58 am //

        If you go into peaches castle and look at the lower level videos that say infinit 1-ups ( or something like that ) and follow the video ( as much as you can ) and also create your own once you get used to it ( I created one on world 9 but that’s another story).

      • how you get 99 lives is in the second level in the #1 world you get the invincible power and kill every enemy after that over and over again.Oh and don’t forget to jump into the red hoop and collect all of the red coins.

      • Keep doing 1:1

      • anonymous // April 26, 2015 at 5:33 pm //

        there is an easier way: go to the world 4 final tower with ice flower or penguin. when there are enemies walking on the swinging gates, get on the gate, jump, freeze the enemy and then grab and flip the gate around before the frozen enemy hits the ground. infinite coins will spill out and you can get as many lives as you want. the game lags, though, so everything is in slow motion. there are only 2 places in the level where this can happen, so you may have to try multiple times.

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