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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...

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...