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Nintendo Switch Has More Games Than The Wii U Did At This Point

02/06/2018, It seems that the Nintendo Switch is outdoing the Wii U in all kinds of ways. Recently Nintendo confirmed that the Switch had managed to outsell the Wii U’s lifetime sales in less than a space of a year, and now it looks like less than a year into its...

Bayonetta On Nintendo Switch Compared To Its Wii U Counterpart

02/05/2018, In terms of hardware, it is obvious that the Nintendo Switch is an upgrade over its predecessor, the Wii U. So what does this mean for titles like Bayonetta 1 and 2? While the games have yet to be released, the folks at Nintendo World Report TV have...

The Nintendo Switch Has Already Outsold The Wii U

01/31/2018, Based on the rate that the Nintendo Switch was selling, it was expected that the console would have no problems surpassing its predecessor, the Wii U, in terms of lifetime sales within a year. Based on Nintendo’s latest financials (via The Verge), it...


Valve’s Gabe Newell Almost Worked With Nintendo On A Wii U Game

01/30/2018, Valve’s games are pretty much exclusive to the PC, but can you imagine if Valve had made games for consoles? Turns out that the company nearly had because apparently Valve’s founder Gabe Newell met up with Nintendo to discuss a possible joint venture...

Nintendo Switch Surpasses Wii U’s Lifetime Sales In Japan

01/08/2018, Based on the rate that Nintendo has been selling the Switch, it has been suggested that the Switch could easily surpass the Wii U’s lifetime sales within a year and it seems that for some parts of the world, it is true. According to numbers from...

Nintendo Credits The Wii U’s Failure For The Switch’s Success

11/10/2017, By all accounts the Nintendo Switch has proven to be a success and a win for the company. Just last month Nintendo announced that they have managed to sell a little under 8 million units of the Switch, and it seems that the company also expects that...

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Expansion Pass Announced

06/14/2017, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild was released alongside the Nintendo Switch a couple of months ago, although it seems that it didn’t take players long before they finished the entire game. Given that the game is an open world concept, unlike...

Pokken Tournament DX Will Be Able To Use The Wii U Controller

06/06/2017, Back in 2015, the official Pokken Tournament Wii U controller was launched. For those unfamiliar, this was a controller designed for the Wii U made specifically for playing Pokken Tournament, and if you’re wondering about its compatibility with the...

Video: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Switch) VS Mario Kart 8 (Wii U)

04/19/2017, One of the more anticipated games that will be released for the Nintendo Switch is Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. At its core this is still Mario Kart 8 that was originally released for the Nintendo Wii U several years ago, but it is expected to feature updated...

Zelda’s ‘Breath Of The Wild’ Can Be Played On 4K On The PC

04/03/2017, At the moment Nintendo’s The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is only available on consoles like the Wii U and the Switch. However thanks to the Wii U emulator CEMU, Wii U games have managed to find their way onto the PC albeit in a very unofficial...

Nintendo Confirms Wii U Production Has Ended Globally

02/01/2017, Yesterday it was reported that the production of the Wii U had ended, but given that the information was gleaned from Nintendo’s Japanese website which stated that this was in regards to the Japanese market, it was unclear as to what this meant for the...