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Nintendo Had Initially Expected To Sell 100m Wii U Units

07/10/2016, The Nintendo Wii was a success, and rightfully so considering how unique it was compared to other consoles of its generation. This is why Nintendo had expected the Wii U, which is basically an improved version of the Wii, to sell just as well....

Nintendo Explains Delay Behind The Legend Of Zelda

06/19/2016, Nintendo originally announced that they were going to launch a new Zelda game for the Wii U back in 2013, but unfortunately it has been plagued by multiple delays. It was scheduled for 2015 but it got delayed, leading to Nintendo having to reassure gamers...

Zelda’ Producer Isn’t A Fan Of The Wii U GamePad’s Dual View

06/16/2016, One of the unique features of the Nintendo Wii U is that it has the GamePad which offers up a secondary display. In a way you could almost think of the Wii U as a larger Nintendo DS/3DS where you could control aspects on the main screen via the secondary...

Nintendo Teases Possible New Mario Kart 8 DLC

06/03/2016, The Wii U hasn’t been doing so well at least compared to other consoles, but if you recall, Mario Kart 8 was one of the first-party titles from Nintendo to actually help spur sales. Given how old the franchise is and how beloved it is amongst gamers, we...

Nintendo Boss Says NX Isn’t A Pure Successor To The Wii U

05/16/2016, We’ve all known for some time now that Nintendo is working on a new console that’s known as the Nintendo NX. The company has been providing hints about the new console and the latest suggests that it doesn’t view the upcoming console as...

Super Mario Coming To Minecraft On Nintendo Wii U

05/09/2016, Many Nintendo owners had long been waiting for Minecraft to arrive on their preferred gaming platform and it did finally arrive in December last year. Microsoft released a new version of this popular game for the Wii U, the game was very similar to how it...

Nintendo Will Livestream The New Zelda Title On June 14

05/05/2016, Last month Nintendo confirmed that the Nintendo NX will only be launched in March, 2017, and that they will not be showing off the console at E3 2017. Instead Nintendo stated that their focus at the event will be about the upcoming The Legend of Zelda...

Nintendo Wii U Could Be Discontinued By March 2018

04/27/2016, If you are the sort who loves future proofing your gadgets, then maybe you might want to consider holding off on purchasing a Wii U for now if you haven’t done so already. The reason? Apparently Nintendo could very well discontinue the console by March...

The Legend Of Zelda For Wii U/NX Delayed To 2017

04/27/2016, Last year The Legend of Zelda for the Wii U had its release date set as “TBD” which was admittedly worrying. However Nintendo then reassured gamers that the game would still be arriving on the Wii U, and while that might be true, it looks like gamers...

Nintendo NX Launch Games Could Include Wii U Ports

04/12/2016, Game ports are pretty common as for the most part it saves developers a lot of time from having to redesign the game from ground up. However the only downside to ports is that because they weren’t developed specifically for a platform in mind, sometimes...

Upcoming Zelda For Wii U Rumored To Feature Female Link

04/10/2016, The new Legend of Zelda for the Wii U title has been a long time coming and fans are still waiting for it. However thanks to a new tweet by Nintendo blogger Emily Rogers (via Game Rant), additional details of the upcoming game have been revealed, such as...

Nintendo Denies They Are Ending The Wii U’s Production

03/23/2016, According to a rumor from yesterday, word on the street is that Nintendo will be halting the production of the Wii U sometime later this year. This made a lot of sense, especially when you consider that the rumors are saying that the upcoming Nintendo NX...

Nintendo Wii U Production Rumored To Stop This Year

03/22/2016, While the Wii U gaming system by Nintendo holds a lot of promise and potential, safe to say that it did not exactly take with the public. We’re not sure if it’s because gamers wanted something more powerful, or if there was a lack of triple A titles...