NINTENDO SELECTS LINE-UP FOR Wii TO EXPAND ON 18th OCTOBER

                           

12 th September 2013 - As Christmas approaches Nintendo is adding an array of popular Wii titles on 18 th October 2013 to its existing range of Nintendo Selects games. Joining the range will be Mario Kart Wii, Super Smash Bros. Brawl, Donkey Kong Country Returns and Pok éPark Wii: Pikachu’s Adventure, a line-up representing a choice of fun gameplay experiences and added extra value for fans on either their Wii or Wii U console in the run up to Christmas this year.

  • Mario Kart Wii allows you to enjoy the blood-pumping kart-racing game that is loved by Nintendo fans worldwide. Use a variety of fun items that can turn the tide of your race; from the Green Shell to the Mega Mushroom! You can use the Wii Wheel with Wii Remote to race on 32 new for Wii or classic action-packed courses, the Wii Wheel can also be bought separately. Race or enjoy the Battle Mode in single or multiplayer and play with up to 4 players in split-screen.
 
  • Super Smash Bros. Brawl is the ultimate fighting game that pits a roster of Nintendo characters against each other in wild, item-filled battles on Nintendo-themed stages. Choose between the popular characters from famous franchises such Mario, Link and Kirby and duke it out in single player, or with up to 4 friends in multiplayer. With the tons of content such as Adventure Mode The Subspace Emissary to enjoy and a huge collection of trophies and stickers to complete, there is never a dull moment in Super Smash Bros. Brawl.
 
  • Donkey Kong Country Returns sees our ape hero attempt to recover his stolen banana stash from the Tiki Tak Tribe in this exciting side-scrolling platform adventure. Swing on vines, ride minecarts and use exploding barrels to pass obstacles in an array of beautiful environments. Enjoy the classic platform gameplay, bright colours and catchy music, and you can bring a friend along for the ride as  Diddy Kong, with the co-operative multiplayer feature. Time to go bananas!
 
  • Pok é Park Wii: Pikachu’s Adventure lets you take on the starring role of Pikachu in its very own adventure game to find the missing Sky Prism Pieces and save PokéPark. Meet a variety of Pokémon, such as Piplup and Chatot, and befriend them as you explore PokéPark, competing in exciting Attractions, which make use of the Wii Remote in different fun ways. Win Attraction challenges to unlock bonuses and locate the Sky Prisms pieces to restore PokéPark!
 

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For further information:

Nintendo website http://www.nintendo.co.uk

Wii website http://wii.co.uk

Nintendo of Europe on Twitter https://twitter.com/nintendoeurope

Nintendo UK on Twitter https://twitter.com/nintendouk

Nintendo UK on YouTube http://www.youtube.com/nintendouk

About Nintendo:

The worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan, manufactures and markets hardware and software for its Wii U™ and Wii™ home consoles, Nintendo 3DS™ and Nintendo DS™ family of portable systems. Since 1983, when it launched the Nintendo Entertainment System™, Nintendo has sold more than 4.1 billion video games and more than 655 million hardware units globally, including the current-generation Wii U, Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi™ and Nintendo DSi XL™, as well as the Game Boy™, Game Boy Advance™, Super NES™, Nintendo 64™ and Nintendo GameCube™ systems. It has also created industry icons that have become well-known, household names such as Mario™, Donkey Kong™, Metroid™, Zelda™ and Pokémon™.  A wholly owned subsidiary, Nintendo of Europe, based in Grossostheim, Germany, was established in 1990 and serves as headquarters for Nintendo's operations in Europe.

 


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