Pre-order sales for Nintendo Co.’s New Super Mario Bros. Wii U for the Wii U hardware ranked in the top five at Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s online division due to building demand.
This week, New Super Mario Bros. Wii U ranked as the No. 4 best-selling pre-order title at Walmart.com.
New Super Mario Bros. Wii U will include brand new 5-player co-op gameplay that utilizes the Wii U GamePad.
New power-ups include the Flying Squirrel and multiple new baby Yoshi characters.
The final game includes a new Miiverse social window to allow users to commincate between levels.
It will be sold Nov. 18.
The Wii U will be released Nov. 18 in two SKUs – Basic Set at $299.99 and Deluxe Set at $349.99.