During Nintendo's E3 2011 press conference, president Reggie Fils-Aime took to the stage and confirmed that Super Mario 3D, the 3DS title briefly teased back at GDC, would launch before year's end. Also, the Tanooki Suit is back -- gameplay footage showed a blend of 2D and 3D gameplay, highly reminiscent of Super Mario Galaxy. It makes sense, since the same team is handling the 3DS game.
The world's most famous plumber embarks on an all-new adventure on the Nintendo 3DS in Super Mario 3D Land. Players can jump and punch their way through a colorful 3D environment without having to put on special glasses.