Renegade Kid co-founder Jools Watsham broke the news on Twitter, also confirming that the console edition will come with "unique content".
He wrote: "Well, it's going to have even more unique content for a start! And, out Q1 2013."
Mutant Mudds, a retro-themed platformer, was released for the Nintendo 3DS earlier this year before landing on the PC with a host of bonus features.
An iOS version for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch devices is due to arrive on the App Store this week.
A specific launch date for the Wii U version is expected to be announced soon.
Watch a trailer for Mutant Mudds below: