The latest Iwata Asks tells us many new things about New Super Mario Bros 2. Amidst all the laughter (laughs), we learned about a new Boo, new types of courses and DLC. We also learned that Takashi Tezuka's other name is the "one million coins person" (laughs).
1. There will be night and evening courses
As with Donkey Kong Country Returns, New Super Mario Bros 2 will feature levels that take place at different times of day. According to Art Director Masaaki Ishikawa, this "makes it feels very different than before." Iwata pointed out "that it was always a blue sky." Except when you were underground, Iwata. And it was a bit dark in World 8-1 in New Super Mario Bros Wii.