New Super Mario Bros. U

Mario's Wii U debut is the most enjoyable entry in the New Super Mario Bros. series to date.

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Key events

24th June 2013

New Super Luigi U review

15th November 2012

New Super Mario Bros. U review

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New Super Mario Bros U is coming to Switch

Out in January, includes New Super Luigi U.

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The best Wii U games: June 2015

UPDATED: Our picks from the quirky Nintendo console's small but enviable catalogue.

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Nintendo hires Bowser as new US sales chief

A guy called Doug Bowser, that is.

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John Lewis couldn't fulfil any £112 Wii U orders

Retailer cites website "error", says some people were charged.

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UK retailer John Lewis sells Wii U cheap as chips

UPDATE: It's "out of stock"! That was quick.

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Nintendo announces three new Wii U hardware bundles

UPDATE: Nintendo selling them for £250 each.

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Nintendo Japan reveals generous new Wii U bundles

Premium console, three games, Wii Remote and Karaoke sub for £220.

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Nintendo confirms Pikmin 3, The Wonderful 101 UK release dates

New Super Luigi Bros. U DLC getting standalone release.

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Nintendo makes surprise profit despite lower than expected Wii U sales

Currency exchange gains push results into the black.

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New Mario & Luigi RPG and Mario Golf for 3DS

Plus Luigi-themed NSMB U DLC and a Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon 3DS release date.

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Nintendo hails Wii U sales success in the US

Shares jump on positive Christmas.

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Digital FoundryNew Super Mario Bros. U - a whole new world?

HD Wii emulation vs. Wii U - Digital Foundry on how the Mario makers have utilised Nintendo's new hardware.

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Wii U sees healthy US launch, numbers in line with Wii

But Xbox 360 outsells both combined.

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UK chart: Wii U games miss top 10 as Call of Duty retains crown

Far Cry 3 enters second with 9th biggest launch of the year.

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The UK Wii U eShop digital launch line-up in full

Five games, one demo and ten retail titles to download.

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Nintendo removes Mario Wii U 1080p claim

Now promises simply "high definition".

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FeatureWii U: Hunting for the star of the launch line-up

Asymmetry and a focus on local multiplayer suggest great promise for Nintendo's new box of tricks.

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EGXNintendo taking Wii U on post-Eurogamer Expo UK tour

Mario and Luigi set to make an appearance.

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Nintendo: there's no danger of creating too many Mario games

"Every edition in the series is foundationally sound."

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Every Wii U UK launch game listed

Just seven retail titles confirmed for launch day.

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Nintendo responds to Mario sequelitis criticism

Iwata: "We only create a New Super Mario Bros. title once per platform."

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FeatureNew Super Mario Bros. U Preview: Out With the Old

Mario's HD debut feels fresh yet familiar.

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VideoEurogamer plays New Super Mario Bros. U

Hands on with the plumber's new moves.

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Nintendo president Iwata defends GDC 2011 speech

Talks free-to-play Wii U games, SmartGlass, third-party support.

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Digital FoundryNew Super Mario Bros U E3 Performance Video

Nintendo hits a locked 60FPS with the latest Mario adventure for Wii U.

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VideoNintendo president Iwata celebrates end of E3

Thanks Miyamoto, Reggie, special guest.

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Nintendo "human resources" must approve your Miiverse posts

Iwata: "I think 30 minutes [delay] should be acceptable".

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Nintendo lists Wii U games line-up

Retail releases and eShop downloads.

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VideoNew Super Mario Bros. U trailer

Nintendo's mascot arrives on Wii U.

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Retailer leak names 25 Wii U games - report

UPDATE: Ex-Blockbuster staffer says they're speculative.

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Wii U to support two tablet controllers - report

Nintendo upgrading hardware from E3 design.

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Iwata: Wii U will appeal to core

Wii didn't meet "every gamer's needs".

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Wii U: Nintendo kept own devs in dark

Secrecy a detriment to first-party line-up?