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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...

Notch Confirms Minecraft For Wii U Not In The Works

12/29/2013, The other day we reported on a rumor that Minecraft would be making its way onto Nintendo’s Wii U platform in the near future. This sort of made sense because not only would this spread the game’s popularity, but also because of the Wii U’s GamePad...

Minecraft For The Nintendo Wii U Rumored To Be In The Works

12/25/2013, Minecraft was originally released for the PC, but due to its popularity, the game eventually made its way onto platforms like the Xbox 360 and the PS3, and with over 33 million units of the game reportedly sold to date, it looks like the game is a huge...

Wii Sports Club – Golf Appears On Nintendo eShop

12/18/2013, Golf can be said to be a rich man’s sport, and while it might have come down in price in this day and age compared to a couple of decades ago, the entry level cost is still prohibitive to many. After all, why pay for the green fees when you can just...

Mario Kart 8 And Super Smash Bros. For Wii U Detailed

12/18/2013, One of Nintendo’s strengths has always been its ability to roll out first party titles that ooze with quality, and even until the Wii U, it seems that this particular DNA has continued. In fact, we now know that one of the more popular characters found...