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Nintendo Adds Four More Games to Value-Minded ‘Nintendo Selects’ Collection for Wii

Nintendo Adds Four More Games to Value-Minded ‘Nintendo Selects’ Collection for Wii

by Steve CullumAugust 16, 2011

Nintendo has added four more titles to their “Nintendo Selects” collection. This value-priced set will now include Super Paper Mario, Mario Strikers – Charged, Punch-Out!!, and Super Mario Galaxy. Each game will drop to a new low price of $19.99 on August 28 in the United States. It will join four other titles, which dropped earlier this year. For more information, check out the official press release posted below.

Nintendo News: Nintendo Adds More Games to Value-Minded ‘Nintendo Selects’ Collection for Wii

REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Consumers and their families soon will be able to experience even more must-play games for the Wiisystem at an excellent value. Nintendo has announced the addition of four games to the Nintendo® Selects collection, a hot-selling series of fun, family-friendly Wii games offered at a suggested retail price of $19.99 each. Starting Aug. 28, the Nintendo Selects lineup grows to include Super Paper MarioMario Strikers ChargedPunch-Out!! and Super Mario Galaxy, which is recognized as one of the most acclaimed Wii games of all time.

Already enjoyed by millions of players around the globe, games in the Nintendo Selects collection offer boundless fun at an enticing price for Wii users of any experience level, whether they want to expand their own game libraries or find affordable, fun-packed gifts for loved ones. The Wii console, which comes bundled with the Mario Kart Wii game and the Wii Wheelaccessory, delivers extraordinary entertainment value for families and is available for a suggested retail price of $149.99.

Three of the four new additions to the Nintendo Selects collection invite players to interact with Nintendo’s iconic Mario character in imaginative and entertaining ways: Super Mario Galaxy is an out-of-this-world adventure in which Mario must travel through outer space to rescue Princess Peachfrom the devious BowserSuper Paper Mario offers classic Mario RPG action that can be switched from flat 2D worlds to a full open-world perspective; and Mario Strikers Charged finds the Mushroom Kingdom crew storming the soccer field for fast-paced athletic kicks. Also, the fan-favoritePunch-Out!! game delivers motion-controlled boxing thrills with a host of memorable characters. All four games feature multiplayer modes that let friends and family members have fun together.

Previously announced games in the Nintendo Selects collection include The Legend of Zelda: Twilight PrincessAnimal Crossing: City FolkMarioSuper Sluggers and Wii Sports.

For more information about the Nintendo Selects game collection, visit

[PR Email from Nintendo of America]

About The Author
Steve Cullum
Steve is a Senior Editor for NintendoFuse. He has been a Nintendo fan since the NES and Game Boy. His favorite types of games are action platformers, multiplayer “party” games, and any game that is pure fun and pulls him in for hours. Steve has been blogging for NintendoFuse since 2008.

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