Nintendo Co.’s Super Smash Bros. for the Wii U ranked in the top 20 pre-order products at Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s online division this week due to building demand.
This week, Super Smash Bros. ranked as the No. 18 best-selling pre-order product at Walmart.com’s Video Games division.
The new entry, to be sold for the Nintendo 3DS Oct. 3 and the Wii U holiday 2014, will add new challengers, including Sega Corp.’s Sonic the Hedgehog and Capcom Co.’s Mega Man.
Both the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS SKU will include online multiplayer functionality to battle users on their respective platforms.
Each SKU will have a distinct set of battle arenas.