South Wales Hardcore Gamer
|Ease of use|
Published on: 19 August 2015
Turn your world upside down! Take on these twisting gravity-defying courses in Grand Prix, Time Trials, and VS Race modes.
Sometimes victory is only an item away!
Unleash powerful items to turn the tables on your opponents!
New racers hit the track!
With Bowser's minions, Baby Rosalina and Pink Gold Peach all making their debuts behind the wheel, you'll have more character choices than ever before.
Mix and match parts to build your perfect vehicle!
Combine a chassis, tyres, and a glider to create a dream machine that suits your driving style and a character's stats.
Connect and compete with racers from around the world*!
Compete with up to 12 players from around the globe**
Set up custom tournaments with your own rules
Voice chat with friends between races
Download ghost data from racers around the world and try to beat them
*A broadband internet connection is required for online functionality. For more info, please visit our Support section.
**To play online, all participants must own a copy of Mario Kart 8.
Mega Man, Little Mac, PAC-MAN and more new challengers join the longest roll call of famous fighters the Super Smash Bros. series has ever seen. You can even take on these gaming greats yourself as your Mii character – become a Sword Fighter, Gunner or Brawler and see how you stack up in a scrap!
Whoever you choose, customise their special moves and equipment to make them your own. Collect equipment during gameplay and equip them to strike the perfect balance of attack, defence and speed, or maximise one attribute to suit your personal play style. Special moves can be collected and customised too, enabling you to craft your perfect fighter to bring into battle!
Power up your Super Smash Bros. for Wii U experience with amiibo, a brand new range of interactive figures releasing alongside the game. In Super Smash Bros. for Wii U you can transfer the data from your amiibo so it can appear in the game and fight for you. As your amiibo fights, it will develop its own unique attributes and skills, becoming stronger and learning new moves. You can even add your own twist to combat by customising special moves!