The rating of the new Mario Bros. game exceeds that of the PS5 Spider-Man sequel

Just ‘great games’. This Friday, October 20, two of the most anticipated video games of 2023 will be released. On Sony’s side, Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 comes to PS5, while for the Nintendo Switch, it is Super Mario Bros. Wonder.

And although they are focused on different player profiles, comparisons are not long in coming and the first reviews from the specialized media have been the first figure to consider. Who had the best reception?

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Metacritic has spoken

The first online reviews came from Marvel’s Spider-Man 2a game developed by Insomniac Games exclusively for the PS5.

To date, the game has an outstanding 90 out of 100, an average score from over 120 reviews.

Most of them praise the great graphics section and show how this game makes its two previous installments “obsolete” (the original game and the spin-off of Miles Morales). Likewise, it highlights the great narrative weight of this title, which is compared to that of a film.

But this Wednesday the reviews arrived Super Mario Bros. Wondera title in which Mario returns to 2D for the Nintendo Switch console.

With more than 80 reviews, the game has positioned itself as one of the best rated of the year with a 93/100 and a “Must Play” tag on the forum.

The formula is still very fun and refreshing despite being a classic in the saga. The new transformations and the context of the Kingdom of Flowers They also help to feel this freshness in the delivery.

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For the GOTY

The score of both video games places them as strong candidates for Game of The Year, a statuette awarded annually to the best in the industry.

Among the possible opponents are games like The Legend of Zeld: Tears of the Kingdom, Baldur’s Gate 3, Resident Evil 4 Remake y Street Fighter 6.

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