Nintendo Co.’s Mario Kart 8 for the Wii U ranked as the No. 2 best-selling software in May in new U.S. retail sales data.

Mario Kart 8NPD Group Inc. this week said Mario Kart 8 ranked as the N. 2 best-selling video game software across all platforms.

Nintendo in June said Mario Kart 8 for the Wii U sold 1.2 million copies in the first weekend of sale in global markets.

The title is now the fastest-selling Wii U game to date.

Mario Kart 8 includes vehicle transformations that allow each kart to race through anti-gravity tracks. The final game will allow users to drive against the wall, paraglide after a jump, and cruise underwater.

New characters include Rosalina, Baby Mario, Baby Luigi, and all seven Koopalings.

The Mario Kart 8 Wii U Bundle will include the Wii U Deluxe System, Mario Kart 8, Red Mario Wii Wheel Accessory, and Red Mario Wii Remote Plus Controller at $329.99.

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