|November 18, 2012.|
|Media Included|| Wii U Media Disc
Nintendo Land is the Wii U's launch title. The game is a party game, featuring many famous Nintendo series in form in a minigame. One of the minigames is based on Luigi's Mansion series, named Luigi's Ghost Mansion.
These minigames involve every player co-operating in some way. However, it is possible to play these minigames with single player only. These are the largest and most expansive attractions in the game. Number of player(s): 1-5
|The Legend of Zelda: Battle Quest||Takes place in a The Legend of Zelda-based world, where the Miis are dressed up as Link, sharing Hearts. They must fight many enemies along the way. The player with the Wii U GamePad is an archer, providing backup, while the other players act as swordsmen.|
|Metroid Blast||Based on the Metroid series, the players dress up like Samus Aran in a space area. The Wii U GamePad player drives a gunship, while the other players combat against him or her on ground.|
|Pikmin Adventure||This single-player minigame is based on Pikmin. The player acts like Captain Olimar, using the Wii U GamePad to control a group of Pikmin through missions to find the lost spaceship.|
These minigames involve the one player with the GamePad to pursue or be pursued by other players. Number of player(s): 2-5.
|Mario Chase||Based on the Super Mario series, this minigame involves four players dressed as Toads running through a Mario-themed park to find a solo player who is dressed as Mario. The solo player can see where the team is on the Wii U GamePad screen. It is harder for the Toads, because Mario runs faster.|
|Luigi's Ghost Mansion||In this minigame, four players are dressed as Mario, Luigi, Wario and Waluigi. Each player tries to attack the solo player (in a Gold Ghost costume) using flashlights. However, the solo is invisible and can only be seen on the GamePad. The setting is a reference to Luigi's Mansion.|
|Animal Crossing: Sweet Day||The solo player controls two guards (dressed as Copper and Booker) and must chase the team players, who try to collect a certain number of candies scattered throughout the town before time runs out. However, they get slower each time they collect a candy.|
These minigames can only be played by a single player. Number of player(s): 1