New Super Mario Bros. U (Wii U)

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Description

New Super Mario Bros. U is the second console installment of the New Super Mario Bros. sub-series, and the first on Wii U. As with all New Super Mario Bros. games, the game is a throwback to the original 2D Mario games, but with new levels and features for a modern experience.

NSMBU allows for a multiplayer experience on the Wii U. Up to four players can join in, with a fifth player using the GamePad to place "Boost Blocks". The game can also be played on the GamePad in single player mode.

In addition to the core campaign, there are also challenge modes. The challenge modes ask players to complete certain challenges. There is also boost rush and coin battle modes.

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Critic Reviews

The Video Game Critic Jan 05, 2013 A 100
God is a Geek Nov 26, 2012 9 out of 10 90
Nintendo-Online.de Nov 29, 2012 9 out of 10 90
FNintendo Dec 11, 2012 9 out of 10 90
New Game Network Dec 27, 2012 89 out of 100 89
Jeux Vidéo Network Nov 15, 2012 17 out of 20 85
Gamereactor (Sweden) Nov 16, 2012 8 out of 10 80
Thunderbolt Games Dec 26, 2012 8 out of 10 80
Hey Poor Player Nov 23, 2012 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Giant Bomb Nov 18, 2012 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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Sales

According to publisher Nintendo, New Super Mario Bros. U sold 4.88 million copies worldwide (as of September 30, 2015).

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krisko6 (472) added New Super Mario Bros. U (Wii U) on Jan 03, 2013