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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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There are 15 other screenshots from other versions of this game or official promotional screenshots.


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Alternate Titles

  • "新超级马里奥兄弟U" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "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 (793) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars

Critic Reviews

NintendoWorldReport Nov 21, 2012 9.5 out of 10 95
Gaming Age Nov 26, 2012 A- 91
Impulse Gamer Feb, 2013 9 out of 10 90
WiiDSFrance Dec 10, 2012 9 out of 10 90
Gamegravy Dec 12, 2012 9 out of 10 90
Digital Chumps Nov 26, 2012 8.8 out of 10 88
4Players.de Nov 30, 2012 85 out of 100 85
GBase - The Gamer's Base Nov 29, 2012 8.5 out of 10 85
Hey Poor Player Nov 23, 2012 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Anime News Network Dec 12, 2012 B 75

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