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Wii U TVii App Gets US December Launch

11/16/2012, The Nintendo Wii U is said to arrive at retail stores throughout the US on Sunday, and it will not only come packaged with 29 games throughout the launch period alongside a bunch of other digital titles, but gamers will also be able to take advantage of...

8GB Wii U Left With 3GB After Compulsory Installations

11/15/2012, It seems that having the standard issue 8GB Wii U is not exactly the best way to go about doing things if you want to pick up the next generation Wii U console from Nintendo. Why do we say so? You might start off with 8GB on paper, but after performing...

Nintendo rolling out 5,000 Wii U kiosks prior to official launch

11/05/2012, Just days after publishing its ever first advert for the highly-anticipated Wii U gaming console, Nintendo is announcing today that it will be rolling out more than 5,000 interactive Wii U kiosks on selected retail stores across the U.S. The Japanese...

Wii U official advertisement shown

11/01/2012, As far as we know, the Nintendo Wii U will be making its way towards America in two weeks or so, hitting our shores this coming November 18th. However, in order to drum up interest in the console and inform every Tom, Dick and Harry with their respective...

Wii U will launch with Hori fight stick accessory in Japan

10/31/2012, Playing fighting styled games on a gaming controller is fine, although some gamers might prefer going old school and getting their hands on arcade stick controllers to emulate the good old days. Well the good news is that if you were planning on picking...

Charizard Nintendo 3DS XL headed for Japan soon

10/26/2012, Earlier this year, there was the Pikachu-themed Nintendo 3DS XL which was introduced on an exclusive basis to the folks in Japan via Pokémon Centers in the Land of the Rising Sun, and this time around, I would presume that success of the Pikachu-themed...

Nintendo’s Wii U expected to be sold at a loss

10/25/2012, Back when Amazon’s Kindle Fire Android tablet was first released, many wondered how Amazon could offer the tablet at such a low price. It was later revealed that Amazon was actually making a loss on every tablet sold, and it looks like Nintendo will be...

Nintendo launches Foxconn investigation of their own

10/18/2012, A couple of days ago, Foxconn admitted that child labor is being used at one of their factories in China. As it stands not many people have very good images of Foxconn in their mind, especially after the various issues that have stemmed from the factories...

Diablo on Game Boy Color was nearly realized

10/15/2012, The Game Boy Color is certainly one handheld console that captured the imagination of millions of kids worldwide, and it had quite a run that lasted for many a year. Now that we are in 2012, it is interesting to read about what some of the other game...

Nintendo Wii sees price slash to $129.99

10/15/2012, We know that the Nintendo Wii U is expected to be launched soon, but at the same time despite it being relatively affordable, there are still those out there who cannot afford or who are unwilling to fork out that money. Well if you don’t think that...

What’s inside the Wii U

10/12/2012, We’ve heard rumblings that the CPU in the Wii U isn’t up to snuff, but we didn’t have the solid information about the Wii U’s guts needed to make that call. However, Nintendo today publised another edition of Iwata Asks, where...

Wii U production goes on normally despite factory fire

10/10/2012, It seems a fire broke out recently at an unnamed assembly plant in Japan, according to Nintendo, but that did not, in any way, impact the production of the Nintendo Wii U. David Gibson, an analyst for the Australian bank Macquarie in Tokyo, Japan, just...