| Nintendo Land
| Game Information
Nintendo Land is a game for the Wii U, released as a launch title for the console. The game is also packaged with the Wii U Deluxe Set. The game's setting is based upon that of a theme park, and is intended to serve as a demonstration of the functionality of the Wii U, utilizing the Wii U GamePad alongside Wii Remotes. Nintendo Land will feature 12 different minigames based on various Nintendo franchises, some of which support up to five players, with four using the Wii Remote and Nunchuk, and one using the Wii U GamePad.
Nintendo Land features games based upon several different Nintendo series. According to a picture released on Twitter, the games are the following: The Legend of Zelda, Pikmin, Metroid, Mario, Luigi's Mansion, Animal Crossing, Yoshi, Donkey Kong, Nazo No Murasome Jō, F-Zero and Balloon Fight. The last one remaining is yet to be fully confirmed. This icon either features either Birdo, a character from the Mario series, or else Octopus, from the G&W series.