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Wii U Is Not Dead, Becomes Top Selling Console In Weekly Japanese Chart
Coming in second to only the Nintendo 3DS XL, the top selling platform and best selling home console in the weekly Japanese sales charts according to new market data. Do you know what this means? It means that the Big 'N' is still in it to win it and they're still kicking butt and taking names, in spite of all the doom and gloom talk surrounding the company.
NBA 2K14 Reviews Completely Skip Over Microtransaction Gouging
I had to read through many different reviews for different platforms of a single game: NBA 2k14. That's right, the golden sports goose from 2K Sports. So why did I have to read through so many reviews for such a highly lauded and highly praised game? Because “Microtransactiongate” has seeped into the new generation of home console gaming in the worst way imaginable.
PS4 Is Fastest Selling Console In Europe, Outsells Lifetime Wii U Sales In UK
The PlayStation 4 is just making and breaking trends all over the place, managing to become the fastest selling home console in the UK while also outstripping the Wii U's year-long install base in the UK by a large margin.
Xbox One Wins Black Friday Sales, Beats Out PS4, Wii U
Target and Walmart have been pulled into the console wars, with new information from InfoScout, a sales and research firm, where it was revealed that the Xbox One has won in the Black Friday sales wars and pulled in more sales at both the aforementioned retailers over the competition.
Top 5 Gaming Items You Didn't Think You Would Be Thankful For
Here at Gaming Blend we have a top 5 list of things gamers probably didn't even think that they should be thankful for, even when the items are especially important and deserve a great amount of thankfulness.
Wii U One Of The Most Accessible Consoles On The Market, Says DAGERS
Reviews for the new generation home entertainment consoles are rolling in from all over the web. One series of reviews unfolding for Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo's latest consoles comes from the DAGER System, a website dedicated to disabled gamers and video game accessibility. Interestingly enough, the Wii U ranked quite high in their review of the system.
Nintendo Gears Up For Holiday Sales
Tis the season to be merry, and what could be merrier than a bunch of deals, bundles and discounts coming out of the Nintendo camp? In honor of Thanksgiving, the Big N is offering up quite a few specials gamers might want to take note of, and most of these won’t even require you to set up a tent outside your nearest Best Buy in order to make good on it, either.
Nintendo Getting Serious About Marketing Wii U In 2014
Thanks to the help of the Xbox One's DRM and a very strong line-up of games in 2014, Nintendo is back on track and Nintendo of America's president, Reggie Fils-Aime, makes it known that Nintendo is in it to win it... in 2014.
Project CARS: Track Days Trailer Showcases A True Next-Gen Racer
While Sony and Microsoft fanboys squabble over scraps from sub-par outings, barely-there 1080p and not-quite-60fps titles, PC gamers get to bask in the greatness of unrestricted hardware limitations, and independent games that can break boundaries and push the limits of interactive entertainment ingenuity.
Xbox One Sells A Million Units In One Day
Coming out to swing gloves and throw haymakers, Microsoft finally has some good PR that doesn't involve shooting their own feet off: The Xbox One has successfully sold through one million SKUs in just 24 hours. Impressive.
Xbox One Launch Titles Obliterated By Wii U Launch Titles On Metacritic
The Xbox One is now the third and final eighth generation home console on the market, competing with Sony's hardware-superior PlayStation 4 and Nintendo's software-superior Wii U. While we already have proof of the former, proof of the latter comes into play when comparing the Metacritic scores of Xbox One launch titles and Wii U launch titles.
Super Mario 3D World And The Legend Of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds Hit Nintendo Consoles This Week
Even with Sony releasing the PlayStation 4 last week and Microsoft launching the Xbox One as of today, Nintendo wants gamers to remember that 1) Their consoles exist and, 2) They still pack a mean punch from time to time when it comes to the games you can play on them. Quite a few of the year’s biggest Nintendo titles are available this week, including a new Zelda game and a new Mario Bros. game. Yowza.
PS4 Launch Titles Murdered By Wii U Launch Titles On Metacritic
Remember the Wii U's exclusive launch line-up? You know, games like New Super Mario Bros. U? Nintendo Land? ZombiU? Well, guess what? They own the PS4's line-up. Yup, those aforementioned games have put a whooping to the PlayStation 4's launch line-up... if we're going by Metacritic scores.
River City Ransom, Zelda Discounts Hit Nintendo Consoles This Week
It’s a pretty busy week on the Nintendo eShop, though most of the buzz will likely be focused on a 20-plus-year-old game and a discount on titles featuring a pointy-eared hero in a green cap.
Call Of Duty: Ghosts Single-Player Review: Logan, Do The Things!
Logan, let me tell you about the Ghosts. Never mind, everything's on fire! Run from the fire! Press A to vault over objects. Dodge that tree!
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