Nintendo Co.’s Super Smash Bros. for the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS ranked in the top 10 software sales in Apr. at U.S. retail.
In data by NPD Group Inc., Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS ranked as the No. 9 best-selling software across all platforms.
Super Smash Bros. includes brand new features including Smash Tour: World Smash, a board game mode; Special Smash Mode to fight with special parameters; Coin Battles to compete to collect coins; Stamina Matches to fight until hit points reach zero; Classic Mode to allow one or two players to fight through a series of battles; All-Star Mode to fight opponents in chronological, and Event Mode for one or two players to take on set character and theme-based battles.
The 8-player Smash Mode allows eight players to fight simultaneously in local multiplayer in larger stages.
In addition, the title includes custom stage creation functionality via the Wii U GamePad, and the option to import custom Nintendo 3DS fighters to the Wii U SKU.
Both the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS SKU include online multiplayer functionality to battle users on their respective platforms.
Each SKU includes a distinct set of battle arenas.