Tag Archives: Nintendo
Fri, Dec 07, 2012 | 04:02 GMT
Wii U sales combined with strong Black Friday sales have helped shoot Nintendo’s hardware sales for November past 1.75 million units.
Fri, Nov 23, 2012 | 11:00 GMT
The clock is ticking towards the Wii U’s UK launch on November 30. Nintendo has confirmed details of its main midnight launch event, which will be held at HMV’s flagship London store on Oxford Street.
Thu, Nov 15, 2012 | 16:27 GMT
Scott Moffitt, executive vice president of sales and marketing at Nintendo America, is understandably quite excited by the Wii U’s launch. He believes gamers are ready to feel something new and different.
Thu, Nov 15, 2012 | 12:27 GMT
Did you pre-order the basic 8GB Wii U just to download console exclusives? If so, you’re going to be disappointed. Nintendo has revealed the smaller models only have 3GB of space left once the system has finished downloading its mandatory installs.
Thu, Nov 15, 2012 | 10:06 GMT
Pucker those luscious lips up: Spin the Bottle is set to be the focus for a Wii U party title. (Un)Fortunately, Danish developer KnapNok Games is aiming to provide a title full of collaborative challenges rather than endless germ swapping.
Sat, Nov 03, 2012 | 13:22 GMT
Nintendo has officially unveiled the list of specifications for the forthcoming Wii U’s internet browser. Get all the details below.
Thu, Nov 01, 2012 | 17:33 GMT
The Wii U is coming to America in only a couple weeks, on November 18, but today Nintendo has released the first official advertisement for its next-gen console. Check out the colorful, bouncy, and dubstep-y vid below.
Thu, Nov 01, 2012 | 14:10 GMT
A new batch of Nintendo downloads are fresh out of the oven, but the pickings this week are pretty slim.
Tue, Oct 30, 2012 | 19:08 GMT
Nintendo first talked about the Wii U’s “Deluxe Digital Promotion” back when the two SKUs were initially unveiled, but details about the initiative have since been scarce. Today, however, Nintendo has revealed what exactly purchasers of the 32GB, Deluxe version of the Wii U will be getting for their efforts.
Tue, Oct 30, 2012 | 13:16 GMT
This week’s list of various Nintendo European store downloads has been unveiled, and other than classic shmup Gradius, the pickings are pretty slim.
Mon, Oct 29, 2012 | 09:49 GMT
The Legend of Zelda franchise could theoretically be entrusted to Metroid Prime developer Retro Studios, Shigeru Miyamoto has stated. The Nintendo exec has discussed the value of the studio and its compatibility with the Zelda brand.
Thu, Oct 18, 2012 | 12:32 BST
Wii U manufacturer Foxconn is being investigated by Nintendo for using child workers in a Chinese factory.
Mon, Oct 01, 2012 | 02:00 BST
The EVP of Sales and Marketing for Nintendo, Scott Moffitt, has gone into details on the launch of the Wii U, including pricing, games and all the services included.
Wed, Sep 26, 2012 | 16:28 BST
The Wii U’s launch line-up has been the subject of much speculation across the past few weeks. As we get closer to the North American release of November 18, Nintendo has finally outlined which games will be available.
Tue, Sep 18, 2012 | 14:12 BST
Residents of the United States will soon see a host of celebrities discussing their love for all things Nintendo 3DS and 3DS XL. The company is preparing a campaign designed to show how girls and women can enjoy the handheld.
Fri, Sep 14, 2012 | 11:04 BST
Pokemon Mystery Dungeon has been announced for 3DS.
Fri, Sep 14, 2012 | 04:02 BST
The latest LEGO City: Undecover trailer was revealed in the Wii U presentation, showing the sandbox style gameplay and some of the GamePad interaction.
Tue, Aug 28, 2012 | 11:32 BST
Nintendo has announced and dated the next instalment of Nintendo Direct. The webcast will focus purely on Wii and 3DS, so don’t expect any Wii U snippets.
Fri, Aug 24, 2012 | 09:52 BST
Zombi U has received a new dev diary that gives further insight into how the game functions with the Wii U tablet controller, and how its brutal respawn system works. Ubisoft Montreal has also stressed that it wants to deliver a hardcore, slow-paced horror experience similar to the founding fathers of the genre.
Fri, Aug 17, 2012 | 09:29 BST
It was all yellow.