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Mario Kart 8 DLC Released With 200cc Mode In Tow

04/23/2015, Earlier this month we reported that Nintendo would be releasing a free DLC for its Mario Kart 8 title that would add a 200cc mode to the game. This is basically a much faster mode compared to the previous 150cc which has been more or less a staple in the...

Nintendo Bringing Fatal Frame For The Wii U To The West

04/03/2015, Last year we reported that a new Fatal Frame game for the Nintendo Wii U console was being developed, although at that time it was only available for the Japanese market. What this meant is that gamers in the West weren’t able to play the game, or at...

Nintendo Cancels TVii Launch Plans In Europe

02/16/2015, A few years ago, Nintendo launched a new TV guide-like service called the TVii, but it seems that despite Nintendo’s best intentions, the service wasn’t exactly met with glowing reviews. In fact in our own review of the Wii U, we weren’t...

Wii U Ends 2014 On A High Note

01/15/2015, The Nintendo Wii U has certainly had a tumultuous time ever since it was released – although in recent times, there seems to be a renaissance to the console. In fact, the Nintendo Wii U actually saw off 2014 with a bang – having achieved its...

Mario Kart 8 For Wii U’s Secret Tune Discovered

01/13/2015, It has been close to a quartet of a century that Nintendo sound designer and composer Kazumi Totaka has sneakily included a song into the Japanese firm’s video games on the quiet. This song comprises of a simple 19-note melody, where it is more commonly...

Nintendo Already Exploring Ideas For Future Wii Consoles

12/26/2014, There have been rumors in the past that Nintendo is working on a successor to the Wii U system, a console which hasn’t been doing particularly well as of late. The rumors suggested that the company was working on a brand new system which has since been...

Discontinued Amiibos Could Be Available In Card Version

12/23/2014, Earlier this month it was reported that there were some Nintendo Amiibo figurines that appeared to have been discontinued by Nintendo. We can’t be sure why Nintendo has decided to discontinue some of the figurines, especially when analysts have...

Wii U Sales Cross 2 Million Mark In Japan

12/03/2014, The Nintendo Wii U was launched in 2012 and we’re sure some gamers are wondering how well the console has done for itself so far. Well according to the latest numbers released by Media Create, they have revealed that the Wii U console has managed to...

Super Smash Bros. For Wii U Breaks Plenty Of Records

11/25/2014, I am quite sure that if you are a Nintendo Wii U owner, you would have given Super Smash Bros. a go by now. In fact, this particular title has broken plenty of records along the way, just like how Lionel Messi of FC Barcelona has bulldozed his way into...