Pre-order sales for Nintendo Co.’s Mario Party 9 for the Wii hardware ranked in the top five pre-order sales at Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s online division this week due to building demand.
This week, Mario Party 9 ranked as the No. 5 best-selling pre-order product in Walmart.com’s Video Games division.
Mario Party 9, to be sold Mar. 11, will include 80 all-new mini-games.
The final game will feature all players moving through game boards together in a vehicle for competitive and cooperative play.