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Super Smash Bros. for Wii U

Rating Summary

Based on 68 critic reviews
Mighty Man

OpenCritic Rating

92

Top Critic Average

100%

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Based on 68 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:Wii UNov 21, 2014

Publisher: Nintendo

Genre: Fighting

Mario! Link! Samus! Pikachu! All of your favorite Nintendo characters are back, along with plenty of new faces, in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, the next entry in the beloved Super Smash Bros. series. Up to four players can battle each other locally or online across beautifully designed stages inspired by classic Nintendo home console games. With a variety of control options and amiibo compatibility, the timeless Super Smash Bros. battles come alive.

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Eurogamer

8 / 10
Eurogamer

The result is almost certainly the definitive version of Smash. Not all of it works, but plenty does, leaving us with a fine solo game and a wonderfully, wilfully chaotic multiplayer brawler. Smash is still too unrefined to be the choice of the Nintendo connoisseur, perhaps, but as long as you don't take it too seriously, it is riotously good fun.

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IGN

9.8 / 10.0
IGN

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U is an amazing game with a deep roster and diverse modes to choose from.

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Metro GameCentral

9 / 10
Metro GameCentral

The search for the perfect offline mode continues, but even without it this is the best Smash Bros. so far and one of the best fighting games of all-time.

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GamesRadar+

GamesRadar+

Same great Smash Bros. gameplay, amazing new presentation on the Wii U. Whether you're looking for technical depth or enjoyable chaos, you'll find it here.

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