The Wii U was one of the first homes for Yacht Club Games' now-legendary platformer, Shovel Knight. It's one of the best independent games available on Wii U. In fact, it's one of the best independent games available, period. With its perfect mix of retro style and challenge with sleek, fast-paced modern game design, Shovel Knight set a high bar for other platform game developers to reach for.
Read the full review here. (PC review, but the Wii U version is the same)