Super Mario Planets, known as Mario Universe Adventure (マリオ宇宙の冒険 Mario Uchū no Bōken) in Japan, is a game developed by Nintendo EAD, Nintendo EAD Tokyo and ND Cube, and published by Nintendo. The game is a 3D platformer in the style of Super Mario 64, 3D World and other installments. The game features 4-Player local co-op, new powerups, and online Miiverse functionalities.
|Developer(s)||Nintendo EAD, Nintendo EAD Tokyo, ND Cube|
|Media Included||Wii U Optical Disc, eShop Download|
Mario and company were relaxing when suddenly the sky was turning red, and a giant portal spawned in the sky. Bowser was taking over an alternate dimension known as the Planetverse, where the lands were all seperated into several planets! And now, along with taking over the alternate dimension, he's taking Princess Peach with him! Now Mario and company have to stop him from taking over the Planetverse and possibly the Mushroom Kingdom as they know it!
|Character Picture||Name||Description||Unlock Method|
|Mario||Mario is an all-around character, with normal jumps and speed.||Starting Character|
|Luigi||Luigi is slippery and has pretty high jumps.||Starting Character|
|100px||Toad||Toad is very fast, however, he has a slightly mediocre jump.||Starting Character|
|Toadette||Toadette is slightly slower than Toad, but has a much higher jump.||Starting Character|
|Wario||Wario is very slow, but is able to pick up many enemies.||Beat the Wario and Waluigi boss in World 4.|
|Waluigi||Waluigi is very slippery, and has the highest jump.||Beat the Wario and Waluigi boss in World 4.|
|240px||Bowser||Bowser is up to no good again. He has taken the Princess and is trying to take over the Planetverse.|
|Peach||Peach is yet again the damsel in distress, captured by the clutches of Bowser. Mario and co. must save her!|
|Toad Brigade||The Toad Brigade have decided to explore the Planetverse just as they have with the galaxies and the Sprixie Kingdom. They are usually hidden in levels and will give you powerups or Planet Coins if you find them.|
|Shopkeeper Guy||While this may look like a normal Shy Guy, he actually runs his own shop across all 9 worlds. There you can buy items and other things using your coins.|
|Yoshi||Yoshi, Mario's loyal dino friend. Yoshi can be rode by finding a Yoshi egg and can finally be taken across levels again like Super Mario World.|
|Super Mushroom||When you are small and on the verge of death, make sure to grab one of these to grow big again!|
|230px||Fire Flower||Grab this, and you are able to shoot fireballs that will knock out your enemies quickly!|
|Super Leaf||Grab this, and you will become a Tanooki, able to flick enemies out of sight with your tail and have slow and swift landings when jumping.|
|Cape Feather||An old favorite from Super Mario World! Grab one of these and you will be able to run up walls, backflip, and fly for short periods.|
|Super Bell||When you get a Super Bell, you can become a cat. You can pounce and knock your foes and scamper up walls!|
Getting one of these will cause a clone to appear! Use different strategies with your clone's movement!
The more cherries you collect, the more clones you have!
|Poison Mushroom||DON'T GRAB THIS! This mushroom is a phony! Grabbing it will cause you to take damage!|
|Penguin Suit||Grab this, and you can become a penguin! Sliding around on your belly, shooting Ice Balls!|
|Propellor Mushroom||Getting one of these will allow you to soar the skys with your Propeller Suit and land slowly and safely!|
|Mega Mushroom||Grab one of these to temporarily become a giant and thrash anything in your path!|
|Lightning Rod||This is new! Getting a Lightning Rod will allow you to throw lightning and release lightning forcefields that will things in a bolt!|
|Light Mushroom||If you get one of these, you can transform into Light Mario. Though it's really only useful in dark caves.|
Woah, watch out! Getting this will turn you into Bomb Mario. As Bomb Mario you look like a Bob-Omb.
You can explode once around enemies and then you turn back to normal.
|Planet Coin||Planet Coins are necessary towards defeating Bowser and saving the Planetverse. There are 3 hidden in each level. They are used to unlock levels, and castles.|