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Wii U Games See Spike In Pre-Orders During Gamescom

08/22/2014, While Nintendo might have been pretty popular back in the day, safe to say that when it comes to consoles, they have started to lose ground to the likes of Sony and Microsoft with their PlayStation and Xbox consoles. However according to a report from...

Mario Kart 8 DLC Will Add Three Mercedes-Benz Cars To The Game

08/06/2014, One of the fun aspects of games like Mario Kart is the fact that all the karts have been designed to look whimsical, thus taking out the serious nature of other racing games where the cars are all sleek and shiny. However as you must have heard, it was...

New Fatal Frame Trailer For Wii U Debuts

07/17/2014, If you’re a fan of scary video games, then you might be pleased to learn that Nintendo and Koei Tecmo have recently unveiled the first trailer for the upcoming Fatal Frame title that is expected to make its way onto the Nintendo Wii U console. The game...

No SEGA Titles For The Wii U Virtual Console Anytime Soon

07/11/2014, Back in the day, SEGA used to be a pretty big name in gaming in terms of the creation of both software and hardware. However fast forward a decade or so later, SEGA’s business is now primarily software. The company has developed titles for a variety of...

2 Million Mario Kart 8 Copies Sold Worldwide

06/27/2014, It turns out that a lot of gamers were waiting for Mario Kart 8 because according to the recent figures shared by Nintendo through the company’s 74th Annual General Meeting of Shareholders, it turns out that the game has managed to sell 2 million copies...

Wii U Sales In Japan Go Back To “Normal” Post-Mario Kart 8

06/26/2014, Prior to the release of Mario Kart 8, Nintendo’s Wii U console wasn’t exactly selling like hotcakes. However after the release of the game, reports revealed that there was a surge in the sales of the console. Prior to the game’s release, it was...

Nintendo: Wii U Has a Very Long Life Ahead Of It

06/22/2014, With all the attention focused on Sony and Microsoft’s next-gen consoles, the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One, there isn’t much love being shown to Nintendo’s Wii U, especially by developers who have recently announced a bunch of new games at E3...

Nintendo Vs. Philips: UK Judge Rules In Philips’ Favor

06/20/2014, Some of you guys might recall that back in May, Nintendo was hit with a lawsuit from Philips who claimed that Nintendo had infringed upon their patents when they made the Wii U console. Philips was seeking an injunction against the sale of Wii U consoles...

Mario Kart 8 Mercedes DLC Coming To America And Europe This Summer

06/20/2014, You might recall that back in May, it was revealed that Mario Kart 8 gamers in Japan could look forward to a Mercedes-Benz DLC that would essentially put the serious and sporty-looking car into a game populated by cartoony and sometimes silly-looking...

Nintendo 64 Games Could Arrive On Wii U Virtual Console

06/20/2014, The Nintendo Wii U, the latest generation console from Nintendo, is not exactly doing gangbusters sales figures although the gaming giant claims that it is in second place where the current generation console wars are concerned. Well, the Wii U has not...

Dual GamePad Wii U Games Not Happening Anytime Soon

06/20/2014, The Nintendo Wii U, like most consoles, offer support for more than one controller, which makes sense since there are plenty of multiplayer games out there that will need the extra controller. However when it comes to the GamePad, there is only one that...

Wii U In Second Place, According To Nintendo Of America Boss

06/16/2014, It is no secret that Nintendo’s Wii U isn’t doing so well at the moment. In fact last we heard, the Wii U had failed to live up to Nintendo’s expectations, even after Nintendo had previously drastically slashed their earlier estimates. Also with the...

Mario Kart 8 Selling Better Than Mario Kart 7 At Launch

06/11/2014, One of the things that many fans and gamers of Nintendo’s Wii U were hoping for is that first-party titles like Mario Kart 8 would help to boost the console’s sales. Well as you might have heard, it did help to boost sales in Japan, and now it looks...