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Guacamelee, Tomodachi Life Demo Make Friends With Wii U And 3DS
This week's batch of Nintendo updates is all about friendship and luchadors as games like Tomodachi Life make their way to the 3DS and Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition puts the Wii U in a headlock.
Pac-Man Was Scrapped From Super Smash Bros. Brawl, Here's Why
Bandai Namco had confirmed that Pac-Man would be in the upcoming Super Smash Bros. for both the Nintendo 3DS and the Nintendo Wii U. However, this wasn't the first time that Pac-Man was supposed to appear in a Smash Bros. outing.
Project CARS Coming To Retail Stores Thanks To Bandai Namco
Bandai Namco Games recently announced that they will be handling the worldwide distribution of Slightly Mad Studios crowd-funded game, Project CARS. The game will be landing on a retail shelf near you on the Xbox One, PS4 and Wii U this November.
EA Doesn't See A Lucrative Future For Wii U, 3DS, Vita Games
Electronic Arts' Chief Operating Officer, Peter Moore, really let loose a bevy cache of thoughts in a recent interview, discussing and explaining why the company is moving in the direction it's currently headed in.
Mario Kart 8 Gives Wii U Bigger Boost Than First-Party Titles For Xbox One, PS4
As the old saying goes, just because a system is more powerful doesn't mean it's better. In this case, we learn that software really does sell hardware, especially in the case of the Wii U.
Review: Shovel Knight Strikes Gold
Every year, a handful of smaller titles take the video game industry by surprise. Developed by a smaller crew with a much smaller budget, these indie games make us rethink what is necessary to craft a great experience, providing as many thrills and chills as their AAA counterparts, and often 10 times as much heart. This year, Shovel Knight leads the charge for the “little guys,” and it's doing it in a big way.
Mario Kart 8 Sells 2 Million Copies; Iwata Gets Re-Elected As Nintendo's President
Company's overall operating revenue has been down for the past two years, all in no small part due to the Wii U's poor start in the first half of 2013. However, things are turning around and both the software and hardware at Nintendo are seeing a huge uptick since the release of Mario Kart 8.
Bayonetta 3 Could Be A Wii U Exclusive
Even though Bayonetta 2 has yet to launch, there are already talks about what the third game could be like and, furthermore, how it could still end up being a Wii U exclusive.
Shovel Knight, Castlevania 3 Hit Wii U And 3DS
Somebody apparently forgot to tell Nintendo that summer is when new game content tends to dry up, because this week’s release schedules for both the Wii U and 3DS are pretty beefy. Sure, there’s a lot of stuff here that will only appeal to a niche crowd, but there are a few solid core offerings, too. And did I mention Shovel Knight comes out this week? Because it does. And that’s rad.
5 Best Games Of 2014 So Far
This weekend I talked about some of the big disappointments from the first half of 2014. It's easy to get cynical after seeing that many highly anticipated games fail to live up to expectations. So much potential was wasted with those titles.
Wii U Continues To Outsell PS4 In Japan On A Weekly Basis
The gaming community has slowly turned around their perception of Nintendo and this has greatly affected their sales both in the U.S., and in Japan.
Will Legend Of Zelda Wii U Have Co-op?
Link could have some help in Legend of Zelda on Wii U. Producer Eiji Aonuma hinted in a new interview that the open-world action game could include multiplayer.
Watch Kids React To Luigi Death Stare In Mario Kart 8
Millions of gamers worldwide have been transfixed by the "Luigi Death Stare" in Mario Kart 8. Now some madman has decided to show the footage to our precious children.
Capcom Announces 15 Games For Wii U's eShop
Capcom has a huge catalog of titles scheduled to arrive for the Nintendo Wii U and Nintendo 3DS later this year on Nintendo's digital eShop.
Splatoon Offline Multiplayer Confirmed For Wii U
One of the big questions about Splatoon at E3 was whether or not the multiplayer-focused title would allow for local, offline multiplayer play on the Wii U? Well, it has... but not quite in the way you might have imagined.