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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...

Wii U Production Has Officially Ended For Japan

01/31/2017, With the Nintendo Switch set for a release in the next month or so, we can only imagine that the company will be focusing their efforts and resources on the new console instead of its older model, the Wii U. In fact last year Nintendo confirmed that...

The Legend of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Is A 13.4GB Download

01/16/2017, When Nintendo officially revealed some additional details about the Switch last week, one of those details they revealed was the amount of storage that the console would come with. Unlike the PS4 or Xbox One, the Switch does not pack 500GB or 1TB of...

Zelda ‘Breath Of The Wild’ Nintendo Switch VS Wii U

01/16/2017, It has been confirmed that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will be launched alongside the Nintendo Switch. The game will also be finding its way onto the Wii U, so gamers who don’t plan on upgrading to the Switch will still be able to get in on...

Nintendo Confirms Wii U Production Ending ‘Soon’

11/10/2016, It was reported recently that Nintendo is going to end production of the Wii U console in a couple of weeks but the company played down the report and said that this wasn’t happening in the near future. The company has now quietly confirmed that...

Nintendo Says Wii U Production Not Being Halted This Week

11/02/2016, It was reported recently that Nintendo is taking final orders from retailers for the Wii U console which led many to believe that eventually the company is going to cease production. It was even reported yesterday that Nintendo will finally stop...

Nintendo Is Taking Final Orders For The Wii U From Retailers

09/23/2016, Many are wondering what Nintendo has planned for the Wii U once the Nintendo NX is released. After all why would gamers bother with an older console when a newer and potentially better console is available, right? That being said, it seems that Nintendo...

GameStop Accepting Console Trade-Ins For The Xbox One S

07/29/2016, Are you planning on getting your hands on the upcoming Xbox One S? We know, it might seem like a waste to have two consoles at home since you can only play one at a time, but the good news is that it looks like according to a report from DualShockers,...

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...