Popular online retailer Amazon has uploaded the official packaging for the Super Smash Bros bundle for the Wii U. The bundle includes the Super Smash Bros Game for the Wii U, GameCube Controller Adapter for Wii U, and Super Smash Bros Edition of the GameCube Controller and is available for $99. We’ve yet to get a release date for the Wii U version of Smash Bros, but rumours seem to indicate it’s coming November 21st.
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During today’s San Diego Comic Con Nintendo of America announced that they will be releasing a NES Remix pack which will be coming later this year as a physical product. Pricing for the bundle has yet to be announced, but it shouldn’t be too expensive.
Those of you hoping to get your hands on the special edition Mario Kart 8 bundle from UK retailer GAME are currently out of luck. The UK retailer has now sold out of the limited edition bundle which comes with the Spiny Shell Collector’s item and Super Mario Kart Racing Wheel. The online store currently only has the standard edition left for pre-order. Nintendo of America announced that the limited edition bundle is available in the US, but can only be purchased at Nintendo World Store.
The Nintendo World Store has today confirmed that you’ll be able to get hold of the special Mario Kart 8 bundle, which comes complete with the blue shell statue, when you pre-order the game with them. The bundle is limited edition and pre-orders start right now.
Nintendo of America has provided a closer look at the Mario Kart 8 Wii U Deluxe bundle that will be rolling into stores on May 30th. The newly announced bundle revealed during today’s Mario Kart 8 themed Nintendo Direct includes a Wii U Deluxe Set system, a Mario Kart 8 game, a red Mario Wii Wheel accessory and a red Mario Wii Remote Plus controller, all at a suggested retail price of $329.99.
With just over a month to go until gravity-defying racing comes to Wii U in the shape of Mario Kart 8, Nintendo has today announced that a Mario Kart 8 Premium Pack – Special Edition Wii U hardware bundle will accompany the launch of the game on 30th May.
The release of the Mario Kart 8 Premium Pack – Special Edition represents an ideal offering for first-time Wii U owners, with a black Wii U Premium console with 32GB* of storage packaged alongside a black Wii U GamePad controller, Sensor Bar, and the all-important Mario Kart 8 game disc. With Mario Kart 8 set to feature 16 remixed classic courses, as well as 16 courses that are brand new to the series, both newcomers and veteran drivers alike will face fresh karting challenges with the added twist of a new antigravity feature allowing Mario and company to race upside down or up vertical surfaces.
While the likes of Bowser’s minions – all seven of the pesky bunch – will be playable for the first time in Mario Kart history from 30th May, experienced drivers such as Princess Peach and Yoshi have featured in all games in the series to date. Fans wishing to pay tribute to these two legendary racers can get their hands on new Wii Remote Plus Peach and Wii Remote Plus Yoshi controllers, both of which will release on 30th May, the same day as Mario Kart 8 launches in stores and on Nintendo eShop. Decked out in all pink with signature flashes of blue and yellow, the Wii Remote Plus Peach features a regal touch on the front of the controller in the form of a white crown. Meanwhile, the Wii Remote Plus Yoshi controller comes complete in a green and white shell, with an iconic Yoshi egg adorning its front.
As a reminder, fans looking to pick up Mario Kart 8 alongside a special collectible can also get their hands on a Mario Kart 8 Limited Edition software bundle, which comes complete with a Spiny Shell Collector’s Item alongside a physical copy of the game. The Mario Kart 8 Limited Edition software bundle is available to pre-order while stocks last including from the Official Nintendo Online Store.
Just over one month remains until Mario and other legendary racers from the Mushroom Kingdom line up at the starting grid in Mario Kart 8, complete with 32 new and remixed classic courses influenced by antigravity, new items to unleash during the heat of a race, and a host of ways to enjoy the action including 12-player online competitive play, and four-player local multiplayer
French gaming website Gamesblog is reporting that a Mario Kart 8 Wii U bundle will be sold in Europe. The bundle includes a 32GB Wii U Premium console with a copy of the highly anticipated karting title. It also includes a one week trail of Wii Karaoke U. The bundle will apparently retail for 299 Euros.