Number of Players
1 (Single Player)
Release Date

Game Boy Advance

  • JP 13th Jan 2005
  • US 28th Mar 2005
  • EU 10th Jun 2005

Wii U eShop

  • EU 25th Dec 2014, £6.29
  • US 25th Dec 2014, $6.99
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  • Review Mario Party Advance (Wii U eShop / GBA)

    Party of One

    Given the palm-rending popularity of the Mario Party series on Nintendo 64, it was only a matter of time before Nintendo brought the festivities to a handheld venue, and in 2005 Mario Party Advance arrived to fulfil the dreams of on-the-go party people everywhere. Developed by the busy bees at Hudson Soft - best known as the house of...

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Mario Party Advance Guides

  • Guide Best Mario Party Games Of All Time

    Every Mario Party game, as ranked by you

    Update: With Mario Party 3 now available on Nintendo Switch Online's Expansion Pack, we're republishing this list to celebrate. Let's-a-go! If you had a Nintendo 64, there's no doubt you managed to wrangle your family (or friends) in for a few games of a few multiplayer games featuring the Italian plumber...

Mario Party Advance News

  • Poll What's The Best Mario Party Game?

    Which entry deserves the most stars?

    Ahh, Mario Party. The destroyer of friendships. The ice-breaker. The game you get out every holiday season, lose at, only to hide it away for another 365 days but hold a grudge for a lifetime. The Mario Party series has been going since 1998 on the Nintendo 64, causing family squabbles and fabled rivalries ever...

  • Mario Memories A Portable Warp Pipe To Lost Adventures

    Catching up on history

    In this series of not-quite-daily articles celebrating the upcoming 30th Anniversary of Super Mario, various members of the Nintendo Life extended family will share their memories and thoughts on the iconic franchise. This time we have reviewer and contributor Conor McMahon. SEGA's dominance over the UK and Irish market meant...

  • Nintendo Download 25th December (Europe)

    Duck Hunting, Kuru Kuru Kururining and lots more festive fun

    Christmas is nearly upon us. What better way to celebrate than vegetate on the sofa after all the festivities and play some Nintendo games with your loved ones? There are lots of new goodies for you to download on this week, not least a Wii Remote-enabled Duck Hunt on the Wii U Virtual...

About The Game

Mario and friends bring the party to Game Boy Advance with a dizzying range of activities for single players plus their pals.

Mario Party Advance also introduces Professor E. Gadd's Gaddgets: wacky toys and tricks that bring the fun outside of the game. Bowser has crashed the party and scattered all the minigames around Shroom City. Collect them all by completing the single-player game boards. Once unlocked, minigames can be played as often as you like. Earn coins to unlock Gaddgets such as the Compatibility Meter which lets you see how strong your friendships really are!