Nintendo president Satoru Iwata revealed multiplayer details for Platinum Games' The Wonderful 101 at today's Nintendo Direct address.

The game will feature five-player cooperative multiplayer, which each player controlling his or her own group of heroes. By drawing out symbols on the Wii U gamepad, you can unite an army in various ways to attack enemies and defend against incoming threats.

The Wonderful 101 is set to launch in August 2013 in Europe. Iwata promised more information about the title in future Nintendo Direct videos. 

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