New Super Mario Bros 3 is a game for the Nintendo 3DS that was developed and released by Nintendo as the 5th installment in the New Super Mario Bros. series.

New Super Mario Bros 3
The game's box art.
Developer(s) Nintendo
Publisher(s) Nintendo
Platform(s) Nintendo 3DS
Release Date(s)
July 23rd, 2015
Genre(s) Platformer
Series New Super Mario Bros.
Predecessor New Super Mario Bros. U


The plot is the same as the original game, with Bowser and The Koopalings turning all the kings of the lands into animals. Now Mario and Luigi have to travel through the lands to turn the kings back!


Super Mushroom

Ice Flower

Fire Flower


Mini Mushroom

Super Leaf

Tanooki Suit

Frog Suit

Hammer Suit


Penguin Suit


Overworld Theme

Playable Characters

NSM Mario
Mario Mario is a well rounded player and he does not have a special ability.
Luigi Luigi can jump high, but he skids when he stops running.
Princess Peach (Fortune Street)
Peach Peach can float down after jumping, but she is slower than the others.
Toad Artwork - Super Mario Crystalline World
Toad Toad runs very fast, but can't jump very high.