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Less Than 5% Of Developers Show Interest In The Wii U [Poll]

02/18/2014, Nintendo’s Wii U platform is doing so hot at the moment and there are a variety of reasons why. It could be the hardware which is limiting developers from creating games on it. It could also be because there aren’t that many games on it that are...

Mario Kart 8 Given 30th May Release Date

02/14/2014, Earlier in January, it was revealed that Nintendo’s upcoming Mario Kart 8 title for the Nintendo Wii U would be seeing a release in May. The game was originally given a vague spring release but now thanks to an announcement made by Nintendo’s...

Watch Dogs For Wii U Will Be Delayed

02/11/2014, Watch Dogs is an upcoming intended for multiple platforms, such as the PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and the Nintendo Wii U. The game is scheduled to be released later this year, sometime between the 1st of April to the 30th of...

Nintendo Wii U Will Not Receive A Price Cut

01/30/2014, One of the defining features of the Nintendo Wii U would be its GamePad. The GamePad, for those unfamiliar, is essentially a second screen for the Wii U, always gamers to stream games from the Wii U onto it for times when the television might be in use....

Not Targeting Children Could Be Why The Wii U Is Failing

01/29/2014, The Nintendo Wii U is not doing very well at the moment. According to the latest figures, Nintendo only managed to sell 2.4 million Wii U units in the last 9 months, a number which was dwarfed by the likes of Sony and Microsoft who sold just as many, if...

Mario Kart 8 For Wii U Will Be Released In May

01/29/2014, Good news gamers! If you have been looking forward to getting Mario Kart 8 for the Wii U, you might be interested to learn that Nintendo has officially announced that the game will be making its way onto the console in May. Previously it was reported that...

Nintendo Only Manages To Sells 2.4m Wii U Units In 9 Months

01/29/2014, Could the Nintendo Wii U go through the same growing pains the Nintendo 3DS did before it went on to become one of the best selling handheld consoles? Or is the Wii U doomed to fail, thus leaving a stain in Nintendo’s books? Naturally the first scenario...

EA Has No Plans For Future Titles On The Wii U

01/22/2014, The Nintendo Wii U is definitely a console that is losing out on its position in the market, especially with the advent of the Xbox One as well as the Sony PS4. Developers play a very important role in making sure that any console has a steady stream of...

Nintendo Reassures They Are Not Done With Consoles

01/20/2014, Following the announcement that Nintendo would be slashing its estimated Wii U sales by 70%, Nintendo’s President, Satoru Iwata, took to the stage and admitted that Nintendo might have misread the market and that the company is planning a new business...

Nintendo Admits They Misread The Market

01/19/2014, Nintendo is definitely not in a good place right now. Despite the company’s best intentions, they have recently been forced to slash their sales estimate of the Wii U by a whopping 70%. This is not only a bad sign for Nintendo, but their investors as...

Nintendo Slashes Wii U Sales Estimate From 9 Million To 2.8 Million

01/17/2014, It seems like Nintendo might not be overly optimistic about its Wii U sales. According to the company’s latest reassessment, it seems that they will be slashing estimated sales of the Wii U from 9 million units from April 2013 until March 2014 to a mere...

Wii U Developer Explains Some Of The Console’s Shortcomings

01/13/2014, While the original Nintendo Wii proved to be a success for the company, its successor, the Wii U, has proven to be anything but. Retailers have called the console’s sales disappointing, and despite having a head start on the PS4 and Xbox One, both...

Wii U GamePad Reverse Engineered To Stream PC Games

12/30/2013, One of the nifty features of the Nintendo Wii U system is its GamePad. This allows gamers to stream games from their Wii U onto the GamePad to keep playing if the main television is in use, basically transforming the living room console into something of...