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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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Alternate Titles

  • "ニュー・スーパーマリオブラザーズ・U" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

Gaming Comfort Food krisko6 (745) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars

Critic Reviews

Nintendojo Nov 26, 2012 A- 91
WiiDSFrance Dec 10, 2012 9 out of 10 90
Mag'64 Nov 30, 2012 85 out of 100 85
4Players.de Nov 30, 2012 85 out of 100 85
VicioJuegos.com / uVeJuegos.com Feb 18, 2013 84 out of 100 84
Wiiloveit Jan 25, 2013 25 out of 30 83
Gameplay (Benelux) Nov 28, 2012 80 out of 100 80
RetroGame Man Sep 06, 2017 8 out of 10 80
Darkstation Nov 27, 2012 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Gamekult Nov 26, 2012 7 out of 10 70

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