Quarterly Report: The 25 Best Wii U Games

  • Publish Date: March 31, 2015
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Our "Quarterly Reports" provide a handy list of the 25 best games for each platform, both for the current year so far and for all time. There's a separate report for each platform, and they will be updated again during the first week in July.

Best-reviewed Wii U games of 2015 (as of March 31st)

Games released during the last three months (if any) are marked with a NEW symbol.

  Game Buy It Metascore
1 Box Chariot   76
This downloadable 2D platformer is the best of an extremely limited slate for Nintendo's console so far in 2015.
2Kirby and the Rainbow Curse Buy From Amazon75
3Citizens of Earth  72
4Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Tipping Stars  69
5Mario Party 10 Buy From Amazon66

Includes games released between January 1, 2015 and March 31, 2015 with at least seven reviews in our database. Note that games are ranked by Metascore prior to rounding. The Metascore is a weighted average of critic reviews on a scale of 0 (bad) to 100 (good). All scores are from March 31, 2015.

Best-reviewed Wii U games of all time

Games released during the last three months (if any) are marked with a NEW symbol.

  Game Buy It Metascore
1Super Mario 3D World (2013) Buy From Amazon93
2Super Smash Bros. for Wii U (2014) Buy From Amazon92
3Rayman Legends (2013) Buy From Amazon92
4Bayonetta 2 (2014) Buy From Amazon91
5The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD (2013) Buy From Amazon90
6Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition (2014)  90
7Skylanders Swap Force (2013) Buy From Amazon89
8Deus Ex: Human Revolution - Director's Cut (2013) Buy From Amazon88
9Mario Kart 8 (2014) Buy From Amazon88
10Shovel Knight (2014)  88
11Mario Kart 8 DLC Pack 1 (2014)  87
12Pikmin 3 (2013) Buy From Amazon87
13Need for Speed: Most Wanted U (2013) Buy From Amazon86
14Bayonetta (2014)  86
15Mass Effect 3: Special Edition (2012) Buy From Amazon85
16Assassin's Creed III (2012) Buy From Amazon85
17NBA 2K13 (2012) Buy From Amazon85
18Darksiders II (2012) Buy From Amazon85
19Batman: Arkham City - Armored Edition (2012) Buy From Amazon85
20Shantae and the Pirate's Curse (2014)  85
21Trine 2: Director's Cut (2012)  84
22Child of Light (2014)  84
23Mutant Mudds Deluxe (2013)  84
24Bit.Trip Presents...Runner2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien (2013)  84
25New Super Mario Bros. U (2012) Buy From Amazon84

Games with fewer than 7 reviews are not eligible for inclusion.

For a complete list of all Wii U high (and low) scores, visit Metacritic's Wii U section.

Comments (1)

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