Ubisoft confirmed Rayman Legends ships worldwide early next year for the Wii U. The game was originally scheduled for release in Europe on November 30 for the console's launch. The North American version was always listed as a launch window title.

"Rayman Legends will launch worldwide in the first quarter of 2013," Ubisoft said in a statement. "We're happy that fans are excited about the game, and we are taking the time to make sure we deliver a game that lives up to and hopefully exceeds their expectations.

"We'll have more details to share soon."