Nintendo Insider writes:
The sprawling realm of the Mushroom Kingdom proves resplendent in this, Mario’s high definition debut.
Abruptly thrown from Princess Peach’s Castle by a giant mechanical hand, Mario, Luigi, Blue Toad and Yellow Toad tumble into the Acorn Plains. The Princess isn’t kidnapped this time around, instead findind herself besieged by the menacing rogue Bowser and his airship fleet.
New Super Mario Bros. U delivers a joyous experience that very much kick starts Nintendo’s Wii U ambition. 88/100