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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...

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...