Freaking thing includes the four original SNES remakesâ€”which are awesomeâ€” a soundtrack CD, and an illustrated commemorative booklet, just like Japan. Following is the official press release:
Starting Dec. 12, the Super Mario All-Starsâ„¢ Limited Edition will be available for purchase while supplies last. This collectible package features four classic Marioâ„¢ games playable on the Wiiâ„¢ system, a soundtrack CD and an illustrated commemorative booklet. Sure to be a sought-after item among holiday gift-seekers, Super Mario All-Stars will be offered at a suggested retail price of $29.99.
The games included in the Super Mario All-Stars collection are Super Mario Bros., Super Mario Bros.: The Lost Levels, Super Mario Bros. 2 and Super Mario Bros. 3. Each game features the enhanced graphics and updated sound from the Super NESâ„¢ Super Mario All-Stars collection, and all four can be played on the Wii system using one of several controllers: the Wii Remoteâ„¢ controller, Classic Controllerâ„¢, Classic Controller Proâ„¢ or the Nintendo GameCubeâ„¢ controller.
Also included is a Super Mario History soundtrack CD, a compilation of memorable music from the Mario franchise. Containing classic theme songs and fun sound effects from the original Super Mario Bros. game all the way up to this yearâ€™s acclaimed Super Mario Galaxyâ„¢ 2 game, this special disc also marks the first official release of the â€œSuper Mario Bros. Ground Theme,â€ widely recognized as one of the most famous pieces of video game music in history.
Rounding out the Super Mario All-Stars collection is a 32-page Super Mario History booklet featuring interviews, behind-the-scenes details and rare concept art. Fans from every generation can enjoy firsthand insights into the beginnings of Mario, illustrated with candid photos and never-before-seen design sketches. Together with the game software and soundtrack, itâ€™s the ultimate tribute to a unique game series.
For more information about the 25th anniversary of Super Mario Bros., visit http://mario25.nintendo.com.