- Number of Players
- Single Player
- Release Date
- 16th Jul 2007 (USA), 1,000 points
- 13th Jul 2007 (UK/EU), 1,000 points
- 10th Jul 2007 (JPN), 1,000 points
- 11th Aug 2000 (JPN)
- 5th Feb 2001 (USA)
- 5th Oct 2001 (UK/EU)
Wii U eShop
- 30th Apr 2015 (USA), $9.99
- 21st May 2015 (UK/EU), £8.99
- Paper Mario, Mario
- Controller Support
- Classic, Gamecube
Wii U eShop / N64
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/ Nintendo 64
A two-dimensional adventure which is anything but thin!
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About The Game
In this sprawling action-RPG, Mario may be two-dimensional but his adventure is anything but thin! Paper Mario brilliantly blends the heroic plumber's platform antics with a hilarious quest full of offbeat characters and wacky challenges.
Released to critical acclaim in 2001, Paper Mario takes you on an exciting journey through the Mushroom Kingdom to release the Star Spirits imprisoned by a power-hungry Bowser.
Along the way you'll fight enemies in entertaining turn-based battles, team up with a variety of uniquely skilled partners, discover secret minigames and even bake a cake!