Tag Archives: Wii U
Tue, Jan 29, 2013 | 10:39 GMT
With the Wii U’s Virtual Console announced, many wondered whether save files from the Wii’s Virtual Console can be brought over. In a rather bold move, Nintendo says no.
Thu, Jan 17, 2013 | 10:32 GMT
Wed, Jan 16, 2013 | 09:10 GMT
Have Nintendo lost the plot? The company will be attending this year’s Sundance Film Festival with a number of events based around the Wii U.
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.
Fri, Nov 09, 2012 | 13:56 GMT
Peter Molyneux may have just launched Curiosity: What’s Inside the Cube? on smartphone and tablets this week, but he’s not convinced by the way tablet devices are being used by Wii U and via Xbox SmartGlass. He reckons it’s a case of tech guys running wild with ideas without thinking of the logistics.
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.
Fri, Nov 02, 2012 | 20:37 GMT
Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor’s Edge is launching alongside the Wii U in just a couple weeks (in North America at least), and it’s bringing Dead or Alive’s Ayane along with it. Team Ninja has released a new trailer for the game today, with this one showing off the new purple-haired character and an overall ridiculous amount of blood. See it for yourself below.
Fri, Nov 02, 2012 | 15:39 GMT
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.
Wed, Oct 31, 2012 | 15:24 GMT
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 | 18:44 GMT
Nintendo continues to drip feed details about New Super Mario Bros. U as the platformer gets closer and closer to its launch next month. Today, the company detailed a new character and game mode called Nabbit.
Tue, Oct 30, 2012 | 14:20 GMT
According to a GameStop advertisement in Ireland, Splinter Cell: Blacklist could be coming to Nintendo’s next-gen hardware.
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.
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 08, 2012 | 12:08 BST
Wii U’s game interface has been snapped by a gamer who went hands on at a Nintendo open day in New York. The clip reveals the console’s game library interface and more. It’s all looking rather slick. Check it out below.