Wii U Launch Day Games In North America Revealed

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Nintendo of America have announced which Wii U games will be available on launch day (and beyond) in North America. Launch day for the Wii U is November 18th, and its “launch window” goes all the way to March 31st, 2013. Here’s the list (note that it includes download titles as well):


505 Games

Funky Barn – Launch Window


2K Sports

NBA 2K13 – Launch Window


Activision Publishing, Inc.

Call of Duty: Black Ops II – Nov. 18

Skylanders Giants – Nov. 18


Wipeout 3 – Nov. 18

007 Legends – Launch Window

Cabela’s Dangerous Hunts 2013 – Launch Window

Rapala Pro Bass Fishing – Launch Window


Broken Rules

Chasing Aurora – November


Pwnee Studios

Cloudberry Kingdom – November



Rise of the Guardians: The Video Game – Launch Window

Ben 10 Omniverse – Launch Window

Family Party: 30 Great Games Obstacle Arcade – Launch Window

Disney Interactive

Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two – Nov. 18


Electronic Arts

EA SPORTS FIFA Soccer 13 – Nov. 18

Madden NFL 13 – November

Mass Effect 3 – Launch Window



Trine 2: Director’s Cut – November


Gaijin Games

Runner2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien – January



Mighty Switch Force HD – November


NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc.

TEKKEN TAG TOURNAMENT 2 Wii U Edition – Nov. 18

TANK! TANK! TANK! – November



New Super Mario Bros. U – Nov. 18

NINJA GAIDEN 3: Razor’s Edge – Nov. 18

Nintendo Land – Nov. 18

SiNG PARTY – Nov. 18

Game & Wario – Launch Window

LEGO City: Undercover – Launch Window

Pikmin 3 – Launch Window

Wii Fit U – Launch Window

The Wonderful 101 – Launch Window



Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed – Nov. 18

Aliens: Colonial Marines – Launch Window



Nano Assault Neo – November


Tecmo Koei America Corporation

WARRIORS OROCHI 3 Hyper – Nov. 18



Darksiders II – Nov. 18

JEOPARDY! – Launch Window

Wheel of Fortune – Launch Window


Tomorrow Corporation

Little Inferno – November


Two Tribes

Toki Tori 2 – November



Assassin’s Creed III – Nov. 18

ESPN Sports Connection – Nov. 18

Just Dance 4 – Nov. 18

Rabbids Land – Nov. 18

Your Shape: Fitness Evolved 2013 – Nov. 18

ZombiU – Nov. 18

Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth –  Launch Window

Rayman Legends – Launch Window


Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Scribblenauts Unlimited – Nov. 18

Game Party Champions – Nov. 18

Batman: Arkham City Armored Edition – Nov. 18


As previously detailed, the Wii U will be launched in two different packages in North America. The Basic Set will be available in white for $299.99, while the Deluxe Set, which includes higher storage capacity, additional accessories and Nintendo Land bundled in, will be available in black for $349.99.

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Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.