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The Swapper Coming To Wii U, Graphics Equivalent To PC Build
The Wii U will be receiving The Swapper this November and the game is being designed to run at the equivalent graphics from the PC build, opposite of the PlayStation 3, which had to undergo massive downgrades in key graphic departments.
Wii U's Consumer Interest Skyrockets By 50% Thanks To E3
A new survey report commissioned by IHS and GamesIndustry.biz measured purchasing intent and interest for the current generation consoles, the Xbox One, the PlayStation 4 and the Wii U. What the report uncovered was rather fascinating.
Nintendo Weekly Downloads All About Drills And Choppers
A tumbleweed bounces across an empty desert road. Vultures circle overhead. In the distance, a blinding sun peeks out from behind a crag-scarred mountain, illuminating the vast expanse of emptiness below. Welcome to your weekly Nintendo downloads highlights. We’re experiencing a bit of a dry spell.
Super Smash Bros, Amiibo Bundles Rumored For Wii U
There are some new rumblings happening within the Nintendo news circles indicating that Super Smash Bros could become a bundled item for the Wii U, and that the newly announced Amiibo devices could also be included in the bundle.
Nintendo Announces 2014 Club Nintendo Elite Gifts For Loyal Customers
Nintendo of America has finally announced the crop of “Elite Status Gifts” for 2014, this year abandoning any physical goodies and opting instead to dish out a collection of free Wii U or 3DS games for members who have achieved Gold or Platinum status throughout the year.
The Best Wii U Games... So Far
In continuing the trend of rolling out some of the best games available on the eighth generation home consoles, here's a list for the best Wii U games released on the system... so far.
Bandai Namco Explains Project CARS Delay For Wii U
Things quickly turned sour when it was revealed that Bandai Namco made it known that the Wii U version of Project CARS had been delayed to 2015. The company finally came forward to explain why the delay took place.
Super Smash Bros. Trailer Reveals Fire Emblem Characters, Captain Falcon
We get to see quite a few new characters on display for Nintendo's prime-time fighting game, including several new characters from Fire Emblem and the always indomitable Captain Falcon.
Project CARS Delayed To 2015 For Wii U
Bandai Namco recently made it known that they are delaying the Wii U version of Project CARS to 2015. There has been no explicit reason given and gamers who crowd-funded the game are left in the dark as to why they won't be receiving the game in a timely manner.
One Piece Unlimited World Red Gets Punchy On Wii U, 3DS This Week
Summer is a great time to adopt the pirate lifestyle, so it’s a good thing that Luffy and his crew are ready to roll in One Piece Unlimited world Red, the latest game in the long-running series about a mischievous group of scallywags and their ridiculous adventures. You can pick that up on the Nintendo Wii U and 3DS this week, and not much else.
Ubisoft Will Make More Games For Wii U When The Console Sells More Units
Ubisoft has been reticent about any new games coming to the Wii U beyond Watch Dogs, mostly because the company feels as if the console hasn't tapped into a mass market of consumers, yet. Because of this, they don't feel as if it's worth investing into Nintendo's console at the moment.
July Club Nintendo Rewards Include Kid Icarus And Paper Mario
A new month means it’s time to once again rake in a fresh batch of Club Nintendo rewards, where loyal customers of The Big N can redeem imaginary Coins for virtual games that, this month, feature a mustachioed plumber, the son of a legendary gorilla and an angel with wicked bow skills.
PS4 Continues To Struggle And Fail Against Wii U In Japan
Nintendo is now dominating Japan hand-over-fist. Sony has the rest of the world in its coffers and Microsoft is still trying to find their place. One thing that has been made obvious is that Nintendo's lead in Japan doesn't appear to be in any kind of jeopardy from Sony... at all.
Hyrule Warriors' Trailers Introduce Agitha And Midna Gameplay
Tecmo Koei and Omega Force released two new trailers for the upcoming Dynasty Warriors-style Zelda game called Hyrule Warriors. The Wii U exclusive will feature a number of playable characters based around Nintendo's iconic franchise.
Bayonetta 2 May Feature Multiple Playable Characters In Co-op
New information has surfaced indicating that Platinum Games' upcoming Bayonetta 2 – the Wii U exclusive due for release this October – may have multiple characters for players to choose from in the multiplayer cooperative mode.