Europe got the game a LONG time ago, and who knows why North America had to wait so long, but according to Zen the game will be released next week. March 31st to be exact. Been waiting for some pinball action, so this should be fun.

From the press release:

    Zen Pinball 2 will be available for download on the Nintendo eShop on Wii U next Thursday, March 21, 2013 as a free platform download for all users, including free trials for each table and a huge library of exciting pinball tables for purchase, including the Super Hero themed Marvel Pinball™ series, and the zombie themed Plants vs. Zombies™ table.

    Zen Pinball 2 on Wii U will release with a huge content library available, including three Marvel Pinball packs, a collection of Zen Studios’ original designs, and several individual tables:

    Zen Classic Pack featuring Tesla, El Dorado, V12, Shaman
    Marvel Pinball featuring Spider-Man, Wolverine, Blade and Iron Man
    Marvel Pinball: Avengers Chronicles featuring Marvel’s The Avengers, Infinity Gauntlet, World War Hulk, Fear Itself
    Marvel Pinball: Vengeance and Virtue featuring X-Men, Thor, Ghost Rider, Moon Knight
    Individual DLC Tables: Excalibur, Earth Defense, Sorcerer’s Lair, Paranormal, Mars, Epic Quest, Plants vs. Zombies, Fantastic Four, Captain America, Civil War