Pre-order sales for Nintendo Co.’s Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo 3DS ranked in the top 15 pre-order sales at Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s online division due to building demand.
This week, Super Smash Bros. ranked as the No. 11 best-selling pre-order product at Walmart.com’s Video Games division.
The 3DS SKU, to be sold Oct. 3, will feature 60 frames-per-second graphics fidelity in stereoscopic 3D. In addition, it will include an exclusive mode called Smash Run which four players have five minutes to explore the dungeon and enter the battle arena with newly acquired items.
New challengers in the title include Greninja, Zero Suit Samus, Sheik, Yoshi, and Charizard.
Super Smash Bros. will include online multiplayer functionality to battle users on their respective platforms. The 3DS SKU will have a distinct set of battle arenas.
Previously announced characters in the final game include Luigi, Princess Peach, Little Mac, and Sonic the Hedgehog.