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Mario Kart 8 Helps Boost Wii U Sales In Japan

06/04/2014, Mario Kart 8 is one of the more anticipated Nintendo Wii U titles to be released this year, and with the sluggish sales of the console, we guess many are wondering if first-party games like Mario Kart 8 and Super Smash Bros. will be able to help generate...

Nintendo Wii U System Update Released

06/02/2014, Japanese gaming company Nintendo has just rolled out a brand new system update for their current generation console, the Nintendo Wii U, which would bump up the console’s software version to 5.0.0, where it will see the inclusion of the long awaited...

Call Of Duty: Advanced Warfare Listed With Wii U Support

06/02/2014, Nintendo’s Wii U is a perfectly fine console, although we guess in terms of hardware it might not be able to match up with next-gen consoles, which is why some developers have chosen not to launch games on the Wii U platform in favor of a console with...

Nintendo Japan Reportedly Phasing Out Black Wii U

06/02/2014, The Nintendo Wii U is available in two colors: black and white, with the premium versions of the Wii U being the ones in a black finish. Unfortunately it seems that Nintendo will be discontinuing the black version of the Wii U. According to reports,...

GameCube Controller Adapter Heads For Wii U For Smash Bros.

05/29/2014, It seems that those of you who are looking forward to some gaming goodness with Super Smash Bros. for the Wii U will be pleased to hear that it is playable using Nintendo GameCube controllers. Talk about a throwback to the past, where the gap between the...

Super Smash Bros. Wii U Demos Headed To Best Buy

05/27/2014, According to Nintendo about a month ago, they confirmed that Super Smash Bros. would be seeing a release on the Nintendo 3DS console this summer, and a release on the Nintendo Wii U later in winter. Given that Super Smash Bros. is a brawler game that...

Nintendo NFC Will Feature In Wii U Smash Bros

05/22/2014, Nintendo has promised to have NFC technology featured in their games, but so far nothing concrete has been seen for all intents and purposes. Still, it looks as though this long awaited feature will finally make its way to Super Smash Bros. for the Wii U...

Mario Kart 8 Will Catalyze Wii U Sales, According To Nintendo

05/19/2014, Mario Kart 8 will be released for the Nintendo Wii U at the end of this month and safe to say it is one of the more highly anticipated Wii U titles this year. However the question remains, will it be enough to generate interest in the Wii U consoles to...

Philips Sues Nintendo, Seeks Wii U Injunction

05/14/2014, Nintendo is not doing so hot at the moment. Based on the company’s recent financials, they failed to meet sales expectations, despite slashing those estimations earlier. What this means is that the company will probably want to focus its efforts on...

Nintendo Wii U & 3DS Sales Falls Short Of Nintendo’s Expectations

05/07/2014, Nintendo hasn’t been doing very well for quite a while now, and we’re guessing that the low sales of the Wii U console probably has not helped the company either. Some have compared the Wii U to the Nintendo 3DS handheld console which struggled at the...

Classic Mortal Kombat Titles Will Not Be Arriving For Wii U

05/05/2014, NetherRealm Studio is famous for its Mortal Kombat franchise and in the past, we have seen the game released on various Nintendo platforms, like the SNES, Nintendo 64, and the Nintendo Wii, which is why we can’t say we’re surprised that there are Wii...

Ubisoft To Focus On Wii U Watch Dogs Port

05/02/2014, Ubisoft’s Watch Dogs is certainly shaping up to be a very promising game in both gameplay and visuals, at least from what we’ve seen so far. The game is expected to see a release on the 27th of May for a variety of platforms, such as the PS3, PS4,...