The only thing Nintendo loves more than bananas are games!

Nintendo has really pulled out all the stocks for the release of their new home console on November 18. The Wii U has now claimed the title of having the largest launch-day line-up of games, with 23 games from both first and third party developers.

The games coming out at the Wii U launch are listed below:

  • Assassin’s Creed 3
  • Batman: Arkham City Armored Edition
  • Call of Duty Black Ops 2
  • Darksiders 2
  • Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two
  • EA Sports FIFA Soccer 13
  • ESPN Sports Connection
  • Game Party Champions
  • Just Dance 4
  • Skylanders Giants
  • New Super Mario Bros. U
  • Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor’s Edge
  • Nintendo Land
  • Rabbids Land
  • Scribblenauts Unlimited
  • Sing Party
  • Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed
  • Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Wii U Edition
  • Transformers Prime
  • Warriors Orochi 3 Hyper
  • Wipeout 3 (The tv-series)
  • Your Shape: Fitness Evolved 2013
  • ZombiU

Nintendo also listed a bunch of games to be released during the launch-window of November 2012 – March 13. This list includes much anticipated games such as Pikmin 3 and the beautiful-looking Rayman Legends:

  • 007 Legends
  • Aliens Colonial Marines
  • Ben 10 Omniverse
  • Cabela’s Dangerous Hunts 2013
  • Chasing Aurora
  • Cloudberry Kingdom
  • Family Party 30 Great Games Obstacle Arcade
  • Funky Barn
  • Game & Wario
  • JEOPARDY LEGO City Undercover
  • Little Inferno
  • Madden NFL 13
  • Marvel Avengers Battle for Earth
  • Mass Effect 3
  • Mighty Switch Force HD
  • Nano Assault Neo
  • NBA 2K13
  • Pikmin 3
  • Rapala Pro Bass Fishing
  • Rayman Legends
  • Rise of the Guardians The Video Game
  • Runner2 Future Legend of Rhythm Alien
  • The Wonderful 101
  • Toki Tori 2
  • Trine 2 Director’s Cut
  • Wheel of Fortune
  • Wii Fit U

So there you have it! With a mighty list like this there’s bound to be something for everyone.  And if not, no need to worry. NoA’s president, Reggie Fils-Aime, assures us that “a steady stream of fun new games is always on the way”.

What do you think about this line-up? What games will you be picking up at launch, if any at all? Let us know in the comments.


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Ben Clarke
Former Volunteer- Ben was an author for oprainfall