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Nintendo Thinks The Switch Can Match The Wii’s Sales

05/03/2017, The Nintendo Wii is one of Nintendo’s best-selling consoles in recent times, which is why when the Wii U was launched, many had expected it to build on the success of its predecessor. However we all know how that story ends, but it seems that Nintendo...

Ubisoft Believes Nintendo Switch Will Have Same Impact As The Wii

01/18/2017, When the Nintendo Wii was launched, it was an odd console but it worked and gamers took to it. This led to Sony and Microsoft coming up with motion-based gaming solutions of their own. Then came the Wii U which was the successor to the Wii and in many...

Shigeru Miyamoto Reveals Why Nintendo Pursued Motion Controls

12/18/2016, Mr. Miyamoto shares his thoughts behind the creation of Wii motion controls in episode 3 of @UnlockedTVShow. https://t.co/WXMQRtv12v pic.twitter.com/3VK4gVZ3Me — Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) December 16, 2016 While companies like Sony and...

Wii Reportedly Burnt A Man’s Entire Belongings

05/24/2015, A report out of Colorado brings news of a man who claims that his Nintendo Wii burnt all of his belongings. The man lives in his RV and he says that the fire caused by his console burnt down everything he owns, including the RV. According to the report...

Sony & Microsoft Passed On The Wii Technology Before Nintendo

05/11/2015, When Nintendo first announced the Wii, it was a bit of a revolutionary device as it offered up motion-controlled gaming, allowing Nintendo to beat Sony and Microsoft to the market with the feature back in 2006. However it seems that the technology was...

The Legend Of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D Limited-Edition Bundle

01/06/2015, If you have yet to jump into any Zelda games all these years, you absolutely have no idea on what you are missing out on. Why not put a stop to this madness and look around, picking up The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D limited edition bundle while...

US The Last Bastion For The Nintendo Wii As Europe Folds

10/25/2013, All good things must come to an end, that is one of the cardinal rules of life. The Nintendo WIi, which was originally scoffed at by certain quarters for its “waggle controls”, managed to have quite a fair run in its lifetime to date. The thing is,...

Nintendo Wii Discontinued In Japan

10/20/2013, Boy, how fast time flies. Just a few weeks after Nintendo announced that they would cease the manufacturing of the Nintendo Wii for Japan, the gaming company has listed the console as “discontinued” (after some translation work, of course) on its...

Nintendo Wii Production In Japan To Cease Soon

10/01/2013, It was reported earlier today that Nintendo had updated its Japan website to add a note revealing that the company is going to cease production of the Wii console in Japan soon. A spokesperson for Nintendo Europe has confirmed this, saying that the...

Wii U Updated To Allow Off-Screen Play For Wii Games

10/01/2013, Nintendo promised earlier this year they would roll out updates to its Wii U in the spring and summer to help improve the video game console in a number of important areas. The company released the Wii U’s spring update this past April, although...

‘Wii Sports Club’ Brings Classic Wii Sports Games To The Wii U

09/19/2013, One of the most popular titles for the Nintendo Wii has got to be its Wii Sports titles as they allowed players to make full use of the system as they wave around their Wii remote to play a number of sports-related mini-games. Unfortunately, there...