35 News

Wii U Sales Pass 2.5 Million Units in Japan

If you look at sales across the world, the Wii U is struggling to compare to the newer PS4, but in Japan the two consoles are more balanced ...Read More

on August 23, 2015 11:31 AM
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Nintendo Is Willing To Turn Their Games Into Movies, Says Shigeru Miyamoto

People are always asking for movie adaptations of their favorite video games, and Nintendo has several critically acclaimed and fan-favorite franchises, which have great potential to succeed as ...Read More

on August 21, 2015 8:35 PM
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Dr. Mario amiibo Confirmed Target Exclusive in U.S.

With the new wave of Super Smash Bros. launching in the U.S. on September 11, fans have been concerned about retailer exclusivity, making it more difficult to pick ...Read More

on August 21, 2015 10:39 AM
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Pokken Tournament Confirmed for Spring 2016 Wii U Release

As it was reported yesterday that Pokken Tournament was trademarked in Europe, today the Pokemon company confirmed that the fighting game will indeed be coming to Wii ...Read More

on August 21, 2015 10:13 AM
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Splatoon eSports Tournament Held In Japan With $1 Million Prize Pool

Nintendo’s Wii U exclusive, Splatoon, is getting the eSports treatment soon in Japan. Famitsu owner, Kadokawa, alongside Dwango, owner of Japanese games video site, Nicovideo, are the organizers ...Read More

on August 21, 2015 8:49 AM
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Check Out Disney Infinity 3.0’s Toy Boxes in New Trailer

Another promo video has been released for the upcoming action-adventure epic Disney Infinity 3.0. ...Read More

on August 20, 2015 1:15 PM
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Retro amiibo 3-Pack No Longer Available Online

Fans who were hoping to get their hands on the Mr. Game & Watch, R.O.B. or Duck Hunt amiibo figures may run into trouble if they haven’t already ...Read More

on August 20, 2015 11:50 AM
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New Splatoon Map Coming Tonight

On the heels of the big Splatoon update earlier this month that added several new game modes and pieces of gear, Nintendo has announced a new map that ...Read More

on August 20, 2015 10:44 AM
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Guitar Hero Live Pre-Orders Include Hero Cash

GameStop has launched their pre-order incentives for Guitar Hero Live, launching on October 20. Fans who buy the game early will get a double-sided exclusive poster as ...Read More

on August 19, 2015 11:27 AM
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Anakin Fights the Dark Side in New Trailer for Disney Infinity 3.0’s Twilight of the Republic Campaign

2015 has already proven itself as the year of Star Wars between numerous new game releases based on the franchise and leading up to this December’s release of ...Read More

on August 19, 2015 10:29 AM
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Octodad: Dadliest Catch Scrambles to Xbox One Next Week; Wii U Version Coming Soon

With its release last year, the lovable (but completely uncoordinated) Octodad scrambled, fell, and finagled his way into our hearts through developer Young Horses’ Octodad: Dadliest Catch, with ...Read More

on August 19, 2015 10:19 AM
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Freedom Planet Delayed Again On The Wii U Due to Freezing Issues

Freedom Planet has been delayed yet again on the Wii U due to their latest patch not fixing all of the freezing issues that were present in the ...Read More

on August 18, 2015 10:30 PM
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Fight for Domination in Siegecraft Commander

If you build it, chances are someone will knock it down with a cannonball. Siegecraft Commander will bring out your inner architect or demolitions expert. ...Read More

on August 18, 2015 4:02 PM
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Splatoon’s Next Splatfest Pits Autobots Against Decepticons

Nintendo has announced the date of the next Splatfest event for their well received shooter Splatoon. ...Read More

on August 18, 2015 1:06 PM
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Test Your Will to Survive in Zombi’s Launch Trailer for PS4, Xbox One, and PC

When the Wii U debuted in 2012, Ubisoft unveiled its own unique take on the zombie survival genre with ZombiU, with the survival-focused action title now available on ...Read More

on August 18, 2015 11:21 AM
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Upcoming Splatoon Splatfest will Feature Transformers

In a very surprising announcement, Nintendo of America revealed today that another Splatfest is coming to Splatoon, this time with a surprising theme. Starting at 9 P.M. PST ...Read More

on August 18, 2015 11:09 AM
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New Splatoon Trailer Shows Off New Content

After Splatoon‘s big August update, Nintendo has released a brand new trailer that highlights the new features and content. This quick video highlights the new squad feature, private ...Read More

on August 17, 2015 5:43 PM
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Play Splatoon for Free in the Testfire This Week

Are you still on the fence about Splatoon after missing your chance to sample it for free in the global Testfire events? ...Read More

on August 17, 2015 1:35 PM
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Disney Infinity 3.0 Reveals Keyblade Unlock, New Figures, Original Story, and More at D23 Expo

The D23 conference focusing on games ended on a very high note, with a ton of new details for Disney Infinity 3.0 being revealed, as well as new ...Read More

on August 16, 2015 4:10 PM
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Tingle Amiibo Costume Rumored for Super Mario Maker

We have known for a while that tapping an amiibo figure to your Wii U gamepad while playing Super Mario Maker will allow you to turn 8-bit Mario ...Read More

on August 16, 2015 1:44 PM
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Pre-Ordering Devil’s Third On Nintendo UK Store Comes With Free T-Shirt

When you pre-order Devil’s Third over at the Nintendo UK Store you’ll receive a free T-Shirt of the game that comes in three sizes which are medium, large ...Read More

on August 13, 2015 11:49 PM
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Runbow Coming To The Wii U On August 27th in North America

Runbow, the upcoming nine-player Wii U-exclusive title will be releasing on August 27th in North America and shorty after in Europe and Japan. The game will cost $14.99. ...Read More

on August 13, 2015 11:30 PM
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Wind-up Knight 2 Finally Arrives on Wii U, Pandora’s Tower and More Hit the eShop

Sometimes a game will be free for mobile devices or the PC but will grow a price tag when it moves over to a console of any sort. ...Read More

on August 13, 2015 12:47 PM
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ShockCast Ep. 212 – “!”

The Metal Gear Hype is real. The team talks Gamescom, Metal Gear and Konami. ...Read More

on August 13, 2015 12:00 PM
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Freedom Planet on Wii U Has Been Delayed, Releasing On August 20th Instead

Freedom Planet, the 2D platformer title was originally scheduled to release on August 3rd on the Wii U, but it was never actually released on the Nintendo eShop, ...Read More

on August 12, 2015 7:15 PM
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You Can Pre-Load Super Mario Maker Now On The North American eShop

North American Wii U owners can now pre-load Super Mario Maker on the Nintendo eShop. The pre-purchase comes with a free idea booklet that details the many course ...Read More

on August 12, 2015 6:15 PM
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See What You Can Create in Super Mario Maker in the Latest Trailer

Fans have but one more month to wait for the Wii U exclusive Super Mario Maker and Nintendo has today released a new promotional video for the game to keep the hype train chugging along. ...Read More

on August 12, 2015 12:32 PM
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Rodea the Sky Soldier Delayed Again Until November, Reversible Cover Art Revealed

NIS America announced that upcoming Wii U/Wii title Rodea the Sky Soldier has been delayed again from its October release. The game will now be coming out November ...Read More

on August 11, 2015 9:36 PM
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Yo-Kai Watch Dance: Just Dance Special Version Confirmed For Wii U

This month’s issue of CoroCoro has revealed that a new Yo-kai Watch title is coming to the Wii U, but it’s certainly not what you expect. Unfortunately, the ...Read More

on August 10, 2015 9:41 PM
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Super Mario Maker “Hackathon” Contest Winner Revealed

Back in July Nintendo announced a special “Hackathon” contest for Facebook employees: design a level for upcoming Wii U title Super Mario Maker and the winner will get their level included in the game. ...Read More

on August 10, 2015 4:06 PM