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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...

Super Smash Bros. For 3DS Delayed Until October

06/11/2014, Bad news gamers, if you were looking forward to getting your hands on Nintendo’s upcoming Super Smash Bros. title, it looks like you could end up waiting a little longer than expected. According to our report a couple of months ago, Nintendo is expected...

Sony Overtakes Nintendo In Game Console Sales

06/08/2014, History is made today, as for the first time in 8 long years, Sony has finally surpassed bitter Japanese rival Nintendo in the world of game consoles, with the former having managed to sell more game consoles compared to the latter. In the previous...

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...