Category Archives: Wii U
Fri, Dec 20, 2013 | 00:25 GMT
Call of Duty: Ghosts’ Season Pass includes four planned DLC packs and a bunch of bonuses, and if you pick one up before the end of May you’ll be able to import it to a next-gen console when you make the jump.
Thu, Dec 19, 2013 | 12:26 GMT
Watch Dogs marketing seems to have woken from its extended slumber just long enough to produce these three screenshots. Gaze upon them and wonder how this generational launch would have looked with such a title to bolster its ranks; Ubisoft certainly thinks it would have walked home with a prize or two. Probably shouldn’t have insisted on polishing it for another six months then, eh?
Thu, Dec 19, 2013 | 03:53 GMT
Watch Dogs wasn’t initially conceptualised as the hacking-themed open world adventure we’re expecting next year; its core ideas were salvaged from a shuttered project.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 21:21 GMT
Batman: Arkham Origins is full of brutal villains, but few are as fluidly animated as the lithe Copperhead. This behind the scenes video shows how Warner Bros. Montreal called on the services of two motion capture actors to create the assassin’s deadly moves.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 15:26 GMT
Media Create has published its weekly game charts revealing 3DS newcomer Puzzle & Dragons Z in first. Wii U console sales have jumped, propelling Nintendo’s format to second in the hardware category.
Thu, Dec 19, 2013 | 08:04 GMT
Rosalina in Smash Bros. and Mario Kart 8! A Zelda and Dynasty Warriors crossover! A new Chibi Robo game! Dr. Luigi on Wii U! NES Remix! Get all the news and trailers in here, friends.
Tue, Dec 17, 2013 | 16:25 GMT
Nintendo has announced that it will post a new web-stream tomorrow, dedicated to its releases across all formats between now and Spring 2014.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 04:18 GMT
Watch Dogs missed the launch of PS4 and Xbox One, but Ubisoft’s North American president Laurent Detoc has stressed that the decision to delay the title wasn’t made lightly. He added that had Watch Dogs released on time, it could have been the best-rated launch title on next-gen formats.
Tue, Dec 17, 2013 | 09:19 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag – Freedom Cry is the first story DLC for Ubisoft’s sea-faring adventure. It stars Kenway’s first mate Adewale as he frees slaves and builds an army of rebels. We’ve got the epic launch trailer here.
Tue, Dec 17, 2013 | 08:59 GMT
Call of Duty: Ghosts is one of the best-selling games this year, but it’s not living up to previous entries in the series, according to market analysis firm Cowen & Company.
Mon, Dec 16, 2013 | 16:43 GMT
Although it was all but confirmed that CastleStorm would arrive on Wii U in December, we now know for sure. Zen Studios has confirmed that the tower defense game will hit the Nintendo eShop on December 26, so you can play it while stuffing down your Christmas leftovers
Mon, Dec 16, 2013 | 14:28 GMT
Mon, Dec 16, 2013 | 13:10 GMT
The latest Super Smash Bros. Miiverse update from director Masahiro Sakurai shows off the Dr Wily’s Castle stage on Wii U. As of yet it’s unconfirmed for the 3DS iteration. Have a look after the break.
Mon, Dec 16, 2013 | 12:21 GMT
Zombie survival game How to Survive will finally arrive on Wii U next year, according to publisher 505 Games. It won’t feature online multiplayer on the console.
Mon, Dec 16, 2013 | 10:53 GMT
The latest EU Nintendo eShop update completes the Sega 3D Classics collection by adding 3D versions of Streets of Rage and Shinobi 3. It’s slim pickings on Wii U, the only full release being Nifflas’ Knytt Underground. Get the full list after the break.
Mon, Dec 16, 2013 | 08:36 GMT
Nintendo has been quick to smash the rumour that circulated recently claiming that Super Smash Bros. will be released in Spring 2014. Now the game’s director Masahiro Sakurai has personally debunked the rumour on his Twitter, saying that the release remains nebulously pencilled in for sometime during 2014.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 20:57 GMT
SuperData Research has issued a digital market report showing 25% growth in the sector year-over-year to over $1 billion. The figures do not represent physical data in the US, which will be reported by NPD later this evening – and will be worth staying up for as the November report will note the first sales figures for PS4 and Xbox One.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 16:03 GMT
Nintendo has updated the North American end of its eShop offerings with a quite a few titles, but the big news is the 3DS system update which adds Miiverse and Nintendo Network IDs to the handheld.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 12:00 GMT
Bayonetta 2 developer Platinum Games is bringing its hack-and-slash sequel to Wii U via Nintendo, yet gamers are still asking the studio for a PS3 and Xbox 360 edition. Creative Producer JP Kellams has said on Twitter that he’s tired of “pedantic port-begging.”
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 08:59 GMT
Call of Duty: Ghosts publisher Activision has confirmed a piece of wolf DLC that turns your guard dog killstreak into a pack of rabid white beasts of death. There’s even a trailer.