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Rumour: Wii U launch line-up leaked

Blockbuster apparently lists the games set for release with Nintendo's next-gen console

The Nintendo Wii U seems set for a launch in the run up to Christmas 2012, and thanks to a helpful Blockbuster employee, we might have an idea on the games that’ll be released alongside the new console.

GoNintendo has posted some snaps that appear to show the games listed on Blockbuster UK’s internal network. So far we have:

Aliens: Colonial Marines

Assassin’s Creed

Batman Arkham City

Darksiders II

Dirt 3

Formula 1 All Stars

Game Party

Ghost Recon Online

Just Dance 4

Killer Freaks From Outer Space

Marvel Super Heroes

Metro Last Light

Monsters Party

New Super Mario Brothers Mii

Ninja Gaiden 3


Rabbids Party Land

Raving Rabbids

Rayman Legends

Shield Pose

Splinter Cell 6

Sports Connection


Your Shape 2013


There’s also mention of a white Wii U console, but no other colours. What do you think of this line-up, assuming it’s accurate? Let us know in the comments section below.

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