New Super Mario Bros. U (Wii U)

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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

Common Sense Media 2012 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Gaming Age Nov 26, 2012 A- 91
Softpedia Dec 18, 2012 9 out of 10 90
Jeux Vidéo Network Nov 15, 2012 17 out of 20 85
Wiiloveit Jan 25, 2013 25 out of 30 83
Console Obsession Mar 04, 2013 8 out of 10 80
Darkstation Nov 27, 2012 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
videogamer.com Nov 16, 2012 8 out of 10 80
Anime News Network Dec 12, 2012 B 75
The Guardian Nov 30, 2012 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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Sales

According to publisher Nintendo, New Super Mario Bros. U sold 4.16 million copies worldwide (as of March 31, 2014).

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krisko6 (261) added New Super Mario Bros. U (Wii U) on Jan 03, 2013