New Super Mario Bros. U

New Super Mario Bros. U News for Wii U

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Wii U launch title New Super Mario Bros. U will run in full 1080p, Nintendo has confirmed.

It had been assumed the Wii U platformer would run at a maximum of 720p, given that the game has thus far only been demoed using this resolution.

However, the game's official website states: "Experience Mario like never before... in full 1080p HD, only on the Wii U console!"

NSMBU isn't the first Wii U game to make use of the Full HD resolution, with downloadable 2D platformer Toki Tori also confirmed as a 1080p title.

Wii U will launch in the UK on November 30 and is available to pre-orer from

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Woffls's Avatar


Hopefully that will make it easier for players to see what the hell they're doing.
Posted 00:15 on 12 October 2012


1080p? What is this futuristic technology?
Posted 16:48 on 11 October 2012
MJTH's Avatar


Yay! My sister pre ordered this for me for my birthday yesterday so this great news!
Posted 16:27 on 11 October 2012

Game Stats

Release Date: 30/11/2012
Developer: Nintendo
Publisher: Nintendo
Genre: Platformer
No. Players: 1-5
Rating: PEGI 3+
Site Rank: 1,808 264
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