New Super Mario Bros. 2 Announced for the 3DS

Nintendo just tweeted that a sequel to the highly successful New Super Mario Bros. on the DS is on its way. New Super Mario Bros. 2 is not only coming to the 3DS, but is also releasing this August! Check out the screenshot of the game below!

It appears to be following the Super Mario Bros. 3 formula based on the Tanooki tail and the “power” meter on the bottom left of the screen.

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