Tag Archives: Nintendo Land
Sun, Nov 10, 2013 | 22:31 GMT
North American Wii U owners report mini-game collection Nintendo Land has been removed from the region’s eShop. The quiet removal follows a recent discount which was announced as applicable to both in-store and eShop purchases, making the disappearance quite surprising. Nintendo Land was a pack-in at the Wii U’s launch but has since been replaced by other titles. It presents players with a theme park filled with attractions themed around various Nintendo properties.
Fri, Oct 25, 2013 | 13:39 BST
A new Wii U bundle featuring the Skylanders SWAP Force starter pack has been announced for November.
Thu, Oct 10, 2013 | 10:10 BST
Nintendo has confirmed three new Wii U bundles for the UK and Europe. They will all launch before Christmas, starting November 8. Get the details here.
Thu, May 30, 2013 | 06:33 BST
Nintendo Japan has made a bunch of Wii U announcements today, starting with a new white Premium bundle, a larger battery for the Game Pad, a new Nintendo Land and Remote Plus bundle, and an new official charger.
Mon, Feb 11, 2013 | 17:28 GMT
Wii U software isn’t selling well according to data that spilled on to the internet last week. Fresh reports released today back up the numbers, placing software sales on Nintendo’s console at just 1.6% of overall UK sales.
Thu, Jan 31, 2013 | 00:06 GMT
Nintendo revealed total worldwide sales for a select number of titles in its Q3 earnings report this morning. According to the firm’s figures, the best-seller for the period was Pokémon Black and White 2 with 7.63 million units sold. The DS title was followed by New Super Mario Bros. 2 on 3DS for 5.96 million, Animal Crossing: New Leaf on 3DS with 2.73 million sold in Japan-only, New Super Mario Bros. U on Wii U with 2.01 million, and Nintendo Land sold with Wii U moving 2.33 million. The next title on the Pokémon docket is Pokémon X and Pokémon Y for 3DS, slated for release in October. Thanks, Siliconera.
Fri, Dec 07, 2012 | 13:41 GMT
The latest edition of Iwata Asks – in which Nintendo president Satoru Iwata quizzes his internal development teams – focused on party game Nintendo Land and the GamePad’s conception, revealing a crude early prototype that consisted of a monitor, two WiiMote controllers and a shit-load of sticky tape. See it below.
Mon, Dec 03, 2012 | 12:43 GMT
Wii U premium console bundles were shipped via Amazon without copies of Nintendo Land in the box. The retailer has apologised and is now offering download codes for the game to all customers affected. Get the details below.
Mon, Dec 03, 2012 | 09:30 GMT
Thu, Nov 22, 2012 | 13:43 GMT
Wii U launches in UK and Europe from November 30th. Nintendo had released some launch titles for Britain previously, but now it has confirmed a full, final roster of 24 titles waiting to be snapped up from day-one. Check it out below.
Wed, Nov 21, 2012 | 10:14 GMT
Nintendo Land is the Wii U’s mini-game compendium featuring the likes of Mario Chase, Pikmin Adventure and The Legend of Zelda: Battle Quest. Nintendo has released six new TV spots for the collection, showing off snippets of gameplay. Watch them below.
Mon, Nov 19, 2012 | 23:14 GMT
A massive day-one patch, a pile of eShop games, graphical doubts and mixed hardware reviews. Everything you need to know from the Wii U’s first day is here.
Thu, Nov 15, 2012 | 22:18 GMT
Wii U is out this coming Sunday in the US and sites have already started reviewing its Nintendo Land game. Find out what everyone thinks below.
Wed, Nov 07, 2012 | 13:58 GMT
Nintendo Land shots have been released by Nintendo, each showing the various attractions on a television screen, with eerie, floating hands holding a selection of Nintendo controllers. The game with the theme park atmosphere contains 12 minigames based on Nintendo franchises, with some attractions supporting up to five players. Nintendo Land releases alongside Wii U in North America on November 18, and in Europe on November 30.
Wed, Nov 07, 2012 | 09:09 GMT
Wii U is out across Europe from November 30th, but game sites have started receiving their units for review now, revealing that Nintendo’s hardware requires a day-one update at launch. Get the details below.
Mon, Nov 05, 2012 | 10:27 GMT
Wii U is out across Europe from November 30th, and the console’s first software reviews have arrived online courtesy of Games Master. Check out the scores and what was said below.
Tue, Oct 30, 2012 | 01:33 GMT
Nintendo pushed back a number of first-party Wii U games originally intended as launch titles in order to keep the system selling belong the initial excitement of the holiday season.
Wed, Oct 17, 2012 | 12:10 BST
Nintendo Land is the Wii U’s equivalent of Microsoft’s Game Room service, giving players a slew of small mini-games to play with friends. Three new games have been added to the roster, including games based on F-Zero and plucky dinosaur pal Yoshi.
Sat, Sep 15, 2012 | 17:28 BST
Nintendo Land box art has been released, and we’ve posted it since you love ogling retail boxes so much. The game, or experience, whatever you wish to call it, will launch alongside Wii U in November, or you can pick it up as part of the Wii U Deluxe Set Bundle. A list of attractions contained in the title is through here.
Fri, Sep 14, 2012 | 09:01 BST
The Wii U trailer beat continues with this neat little clip of Nintendo Land, the console’s colourful gaming hub that is rammed full of minigames and other attractions. Check out a few of the games below.