Super Mario 3D World for Wii U is a platform game in the Super Mario series developed by Nintendo EAD Tokyo and published by Nintendo. This is the sixth original 3D platformer in the series and this game received critical acclaim. This game combines the free-range gameplay of 3D Mario titles with mechanics of 2D side-scrollers. Each level includes flagpole and timer like days of old and there are five playable characters including: Mario, Luigi, Princess Peach, Toad, and Rosalina. Endless hours of fun!