Nintendo Co.’s New Super Mario Bros. 2 for the Nintendo 3DS ranked in the top five pre-order sales at GameStop Corp.’s online division due to increased demand.
This week, New Super Mario Bros. 2 ranked as the No. 4 best-selling pre-order game title at GameStop.com.
The brand new 2D side-scroller will include Mario, Luigi and other trademark characters in a pick-up-and-play experience.
It will be sold Aug. 19
Nintendo launched the Nintendo 3DS handheld with 18 software titles Mar. 27.
The hardware includes two screens, a 3D Depth Slider, a Circle Pad, a 2GB SD Card and 3-D display technology that does not require the use of special glasses.