Winter!: Prepare for holiday gaming!
Prolly the main reason this one sold so well on the NES was because of the movie, "the Wizard". Awesome movie, see it now if you haven't.
Fun game, and was an actual sequal to the Mario series (Lost Levels and Mario USA don't count for me ~.^)
Game Traits applied to Super Mario Bros. 3 (WII) by KatrinaTheLamia