Super Mario Bros: Shine Expedition

Synopsis: Is there a way to stop Bowser once and for all? Embark on a quest to collect shines so that you can use them all to permanently kick Bowser out of the Mushroom Kingdom.

Release Date: April 19, 2009

Genre: Platform/Collectathon

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  • Super Mario Bros: Shine Expedition is an open world style game just like Super Luigi and the Golden Shrooms, but this time, with multiple open world areas connected together by a central hub. This gameplay style is later improved upon again in Super Mario Bros: Mythical Mushrooms.
  • You need to collect blue coins in order to unlock new levels.
  • The toads in the hub area have randomly selected dialogue.
  • Some toads give you a quiz that you need to complete in order to get their shine.

Developer Map

The maps that were used during the development of the game.