Video Game: Super Mario Galaxy 2
A sequel to the original Super Mario Galaxy
, Super Mario Galaxy 2
was released in 2010, three years after its predecessor. Like the previous game, Mario
goes into space once again on a quest to rescue Princess Peach
from a building-sized Bowser, who once again plans on creating an evil galactic empire at the center of the universe. Riding on a spaceship-planetoid built in Mario's likeness
, Mario must once again save the universe. Also, Mario's brother Luigi and their buddy Yoshi tag along for the ride.
Like Super Mario Galaxy
, this sequel features both 2D and 3D platforming, as well as gravity-related challenges as the mustached one careens through the cosmos. It's much more challenging than the original
; Shigeru Miyamoto
has stated that the game is geared toward players who felt the first game lacked challenge.
This game was re-released on the Wii U on January 14, 2015.
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