The long awaited and long overdue Super Mario Galaxy 2 (SMG2) for the Nintendo Wii video game console will be released this Sunday in North America, followed by Japan on May 27th and Europe on June 11th.

Gameplay is similar to that of the first Super Mario Galaxy and game reviews released today have been extremely positive. Edge Magazine and IGN awarded the game a score of 10 out of 10 while the Official Nintendo Magazine gave SMG2 a score of 97%.

Super Mario Galaxy 2 goes on sale in Canada this Sunday and will sell for $60. Discuss in Digital Home's Video Gaming forum .