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New Super Mario Bros.

How do you unlock the cannon on World 1?

Games Guru: Great game! So, head over to the tower. Make sure to have the Blue Shell with you. Head into the first pipe that’ll shoot you up. When you start falling back, go in the gold door. Don’t be discouraged by the many moving platforms. See the one on the right near a gap that always stays the same size? Walk into it and notice three blocks. The Blue Shell will break them all. Keep breaking! Move right and finish the level to unlock your fancy Warp Cannon. It’ll take you to World 5!

Are there any other unlockable characters besides Luigi? On the touchscreen in my instruction booklet, it shows the worlds but on the actual touchscreen the worlds look different. Why is this?

Games Guru: Unfortunately, Luigi is the only unlockable character in the game. Regarding the difference between the booklet and the actual touchscreen worlds, sometimes the people who make the booklet get an earlier version of the game design document. They should have gotten one that looks like the real thing. But sometimes when deadlines are tight, some things fall through the cracks.

Are there any cheats or hidden characters?

Games Guru: I have not tried this myself, but as I understand it, if you press and hold the L and R shoulder buttons down and choose one of your saved game files on the select file screen, you can play as Luigi.


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587 Comments on New Super Mario Bros.

  1. robo cup winner // June 21, 2007 at 9:22 pm // Reply

    o i forgot super mario bros was a great game if it was bad this game would have never never EVER EVER come out

  2. robo cup winner // June 21, 2007 at 9:20 pm // Reply

    you can beat this game and skip like 3 castles or some thing like that

  3. Evan Eeveelution Master // June 20, 2007 at 5:32 pm // Reply

    to unlock the fifth bottom-screen background, get rid of every 5-star-coin sign in every world. O yeah, this one will cost 20

  4. pokefan #1 // June 18, 2007 at 7:47 pm // Reply

    as i said in the last 2 forms it is easy but mini games are addicting =P

  5. rockman and roll // June 18, 2007 at 10:50 am // Reply

    i beat the last castle but… how to get to the other worlds? u know, when there is two ways…

  6. my sister got half way through W6 tower 1 and… :(

  7. mario12345 // June 6, 2007 at 3:35 pm // Reply

    To play as luigi when you are on the file select menu and hold L+R while you choose a game and then while you play you will play as the green hatted plumber

  8. super mario brothers is dumb NEW super mario brothers RULES! it has

    better graphics better worlds better EVERYTHING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! oh! and

    don’t forget me! i like pie too!

  9. to get past the last level,which is on a seperit part. when the boss is there use gignt and it is easy as pie andpie sucks!!! p.s. I have beet the game 100 times

  10. outtolunch123 // May 26, 2007 at 7:26 pm // Reply

    i really enjoy this game it is pretty fun!!!!!!!!

    i havent played in a while so i dont remember what world or level i am on sorry

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