Tag archive for "Wii U"

7 News

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Gets Striking European Box Art; Different from NA Release

The upcoming and highly-anticipated The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has revealed its European box art for the title. ...Read More

on January 13, 2017 1:13 PM
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In the UK: FIFA 17 Was The Top Selling Game at Retail for 2016; Hardware and Software Sales Fall for the Year

Research institute GfK has released its information and full year figures for the UK physical games market in 2016. ...Read More

on January 13, 2017 11:26 AM
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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Announced for Nintendo Switch; Coming April 28

Mario Kart 8 is indeed coming for Nintendo Switch. Time to warm up those engines! ...Read More

on January 13, 2017 12:35 AM
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Hive Jump Receives a Thrilling PC Launch Trailer

Graphite Lab released a PC launch trailer for their rougelike action-platformer Hive Jump.

The game has been in Early Access on Steam since last July. If you are curious about Hive Jump, here is a list of ...Read More

on January 12, 2017 6:20 AM
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Shovel Knight Coming to Nintendo Switch; New Updates, Two-Player Co-op, and More Announced

The acclaimed 2014 2D platformer has been confirmed for a new version coming to Nintendo Switch, along with numerous updates on previous platforms. ...Read More

on January 11, 2017 4:29 PM
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Chinese Indie Game Koi Gets an Introduction Trailer

Circle Entertainment is bringing over the charming Chinese indie game Koi for the Wii U. ...Read More

on January 11, 2017 1:53 PM
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PS4 and Super Mario Maker Top Japanese Sales This Week According to Media Create

It's Wednesday, which can only mean one thing: Media Create has released its weekly sales charts of the Japanese market. For the week of January 2, 2017 through January 8th it is once again the PS4 reigning ...Read More

on January 11, 2017 8:34 AM
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New The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Images Released Showing off Hyrule Worker and Encampment

Nintendo has posted two new images for its highly anticipated  entry into the Zelda series: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. The two new images are part of an ongoing series where the the ...Read More

on January 9, 2017 7:41 PM
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Pokémon Sun/Moon and PS4 Top Japanese Sales This Week According to Media Create

Media Create has released its weekly sales charts of the Japanese market for the post-Christmas week of December 26, 2016 through January 1, 2017, revealing two familiar faces atop the software and hardware charts: Pokémon Sun/Moon and ...Read More

on January 6, 2017 10:13 AM
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Iga’s Bloodstained: Ritual of The Night Gets New Gameplay Video Showing Beautiful New Level

Today the development team of Koji Igarashi's Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night released a brand new gameplay video showcasing a never-seen-before level of the upcoming game, the village. ...Read More

on January 5, 2017 3:52 PM
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Tour December’s Nintendo eShop Highlights in New Video

Nintendo UK has released a new video highlighting December's best Nintendo eShop releases for the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. ...Read More

on January 5, 2017 1:22 PM
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Freedom Planet 2 Gets a Gameplay Trailer Starring Carol

GalaxyTrail has released another game-play trailer for their anticipated retro platformer sequel Freedom Planet 2. ...Read More

on January 4, 2017 1:44 PM
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Game Developers Choice Awards Nominees Announced: Inside, Overwatch, Firewatch, Uncharted 4 and More

Today the organizers of the 17th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards announced via press release the list of nominations for the ceremony, that will be held on Wednesday, March 1st at San Francisco's Moscone Convention Center during ...Read More

on January 4, 2017 12:31 PM
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Nintendo Kicks Off 2017 with The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Art and a Nifty Throwback

With 2017 having officially begun, Nintendo fans are now closer than ever to the long-awaited Nintendo Switch and the upcoming The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, and to celebrate a new piece of artwork has ...Read More

on January 2, 2017 12:04 PM
8 Reviews

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Review — All Bark, No Bite

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero is a bright, vibrant, and energetic action platformer that mixes elements of some of the best from the genre without every really offering a substantial challenge. There are some aspects of Metroid, with new ...Read More

on December 31, 2016 5:00 PM
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Reversi 32 Comes to Wii U in 2017; Sneak Peak Video Released

Developer Cragworks has revealed its newest title set to debut for the Wii U in 2017, called Reversi 32. ...Read More

on December 30, 2016 1:16 PM
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Media Create: 3DS and PS4 Sell Like Hotcakes in Japanese Christmas Week, but Wii U Slump Still Hurts

With a slight delay due to the Holidays, Media Create released its weekly sales chart, giving an clear idea of how the Japanese market fared in the Christmas week, between December 19th and December 25th. ...Read More

on December 30, 2016 7:24 AM
134 Editorials

DualShockers’ Game of the Year Awards 2016 – Vote for the Readers’ Choice Awards

2016 is almost at its end, an 2017 is coming, so it's that time of the year again. You may think that we're late, but we feel that we're right on time, as the year doesn't end ...Read More

on December 29, 2016 4:40 PM
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Devil’s Third Online Features Officially Shut Down

The online features of Valhalla Game Studio's Devil's Third on Wii U have officially been shut down. ...Read More

on December 29, 2016 12:25 PM
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New The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Screenshot Shared by Nintendo; Link Does Battle with a Guardian

Nintendo has shared a new The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild screenshot courtesy of the franchise's official Facebook page. ...Read More

on December 29, 2016 11:31 AM
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Mario Kart 64 Coming to North American Wii U Virtual Console Tomorrow

Nintendo revealed today that Mario Kart 64 will be coming to the North American Wii U eShop tomorrow through the Nintendo 64 Virtual Console for $9.99. ...Read More

on December 28, 2016 4:03 PM
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Nintendo Europe Announces eShop Happy New Year Sale

As part of their Happy New Year Sale, Nintendo Europe has listed a number of titles will be discounted at up to 30% off from December 29th until January 8th, United Kingdom time, for Wii U and ...Read More

on December 28, 2016 12:37 PM
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My Nintendo Accounts Get New QR Code Check-In Feature

Nintendo has added a QR code check-in function to My Nintendo.

Everyone with a My Nintendo account has access to a custom QR code, and can use this code to "exclusive My Nintendo member benefits" at Nintendo ...Read More

on December 27, 2016 4:30 PM
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Drop It: Block Paradise! Gets a Colorful Final Trailer

ZeNfA Productions has released a new trailer for their unique upcoming puzzle game Drop it: Block Paradise! . ...Read More

on December 27, 2016 3:53 PM
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Wii U’s Demise Blamed for Significant Sales Drop in Japanese Holiday Season by Media Create

While the Holiday shopping season is basically ended in the west, in Japan it's different, with the biggest sales period of the year extending all the way to the first week of January due to the gifting ...Read More

on December 26, 2016 4:07 PM
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Platformer Freedom Planet 2 Gameplay Revealed; Sample Version Available Soon Including All Playable Characters

Developer GalaxyTrail has taken to Twitter today to make a few announcements regarding their upcoming retro platformer sequel Freedom Planet 2. ...Read More

on December 26, 2016 1:12 PM
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Sony Japan Studio Opens YouTube Channel With Wild Appearance of The Legend of Zelda and Sea of Thieves

Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan and Asia opened today an official YouTube channel for its main studio SCE Japan Studio today. ...Read More

on December 26, 2016 6:11 AM
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New The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Art Revealed Wishing Fans a Merry Christmas

In celebration of the holidays, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild's official Japanese Twitter account shared some new art of the game wishing fans a merry Christmas. ...Read More

on December 25, 2016 2:53 PM
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Mario Party 2 Now Available for Wii U Virtual Console

Nintendo has released Mario Party 2 onto the Wii U Virtual Console just in time for holiday frustrations. Developed by Hudson Soft and released in 2000 for the Nintendo 64, Mario Party 2 was released onto the ...Read More

on December 24, 2016 12:58 PM
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More Concept Art of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Shared by Nintendo

Staying true to a steady stream of updates Nintendo promised last week, a new piece of concept art for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been shared, this time centering around protagonist Link. ...Read More

on December 23, 2016 10:59 PM