And welcome back, box art enthusiasts, to the latest entry in Nintendo Life’s Box Art Brawl canon. Yes, this week we’ll be taking another look at some retro game covers and it’ll be up to you to pick the best of them.
Last time we took a look at Blue Ninja Shadow of the Kage Dragon as Natsume’s variously-named 2D side-scroller for NES is not called. It was a close-run, valiant three-way battle, but ultimately North America emerged victorious ahead of Europe, while Japan trailed in third.
After the big Mario news this week and the arrival Super Mario All-Stars as part of the Nintendo Switch Online subscriber offering, we thought it the perfect time for a little plumbing action in the brawl. We’ll be enjoying Super Mario 3D All-Stars in a couple of week’s time, but in today’s Duel we’re looking back at its Super Nintendo predecessor from 1993.
Four games, two covers, one vote. Let’s see what they’ve got…