Articles Tagged with wii u

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of February 22, 2015

New Video Game Releases February 22 Pneuma

Resident Evil, one of the most iconic franchises in video games, is receiving its first episodic release amongst the new video game releases for the week of February 22, 2015. The critically-acclaimed Resident Evil:Revelations first debuted on the Nintendo 3DS in 2012 and was hailed has a return to form for the series after a… Read more »

Nintendo Confirms Amiibos Will Come As Cards — Out This Year

Amiibos and AR Cards

One of the Nintendo’s newest products, the Amiibo figurines, are selling like hotcakes, especially now that the New Nintendo 3DS XL has released in North America. Amiibos are miniatures of Nintendo characters that can connect to a New 3DS and interact with the game. But the figures may not be the only way to get… Read more »

Rayman Is Not Joining The Super Smash Bros. Battle

The Fake Rayman Smash Bros Leak

The fake video leak featuring Rayman in Super Smash Bros. Wii U is now a confirmed hoax. Freelance graphic designer Omni Jacala is the perpetrator whose convincing artistry trickery had Smash fans across the globe believing Ubisoft’s limbless wonder just might enter the fray to slap fellow gaming icons silly with his floating appendages. Jacala,… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of February 8, 2015

New Video Games Feb 8 Majoras Mask New 3DS

The new video game releases for the week of February 8 are set to Evolve as the giant monster hunter game releases on Windows PC and consoles this week. The PC receives the majority of releases this week, while Evolve is the dominant release for the consoles. Gamers who are planning to bypass the safari… Read more »

The Wii U Looks Like It’s Finally Getting Its Sales Footing

The Wii U is finally getting some sales

Has Nintendo finally found a winning formula for the Wii U. The Wii U was the first “next generation” console to hit the market, beating both Sony and Microsoft by almost a full year. Despite that fact, the Wii U has been suffering from bad sales numbers almost from the start, but new numbers seem… Read more »

Club Nintendo Closing In June For New Nintendo Loyalty Program

Club Nintendo Closing

Nintendo has announced that its loyalty program “Club Nintendo” will be closing in June of 2015 to make way for a new Nintendo loyalty program. The program which launched a little more than six years ago in North America allowed owners of Nintendo hardware and software to register their merchandise online at the Club Nintendo… Read more »

New Nintendo Direct Scheduled For Wii U and 3DS, What To Expect

Nintendo Direct, and what to expect

On January 14, 2015, at 6 a.m. PST, Nintendo will be broadcasting their first Nintendo Direct of 2015. 2014 was a great year for the Japanese company. After a few years of serious struggles, they finally managed to turn a profit in the second half of the year. They successfully launched titles for two big… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of January 4, 2015

New Video Game Releases January 4 Funk of the Titans

The new year of 2015 does not exactly start off with a bang. The new video game releases for the week of January 4, 2015 are of a better caliber than the previous week’s, which you can view on theInquisitr’s weekly column here. Looking at the new video games for the week, the PC still… Read more »

Nintendo’s Miyamoto: We’re Already Working On The Wii U Successor

nintendo shigeru miyamoto wii u

Say what you will about Nintendo, but you can’t say they’re a company that likes to sit still. Even as the Japanese gaming giant tries to right the ship with regard to the Wii U, Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto says that they’re already at work on Nintendo’s next home console. Last week, Miyamoto, the legend behind… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of December 21, 2014

New Video Game Releases December 21 Broken Sword 5 Trine Duck Hunt

Sony is continuing to pump out new video game releases with the week of December 21, 2014. Like the week previous, Sony continues its strong indie support across all three active platforms. The Wii U is taking us down memory lane with an old classic on the Virtual Console, and the Xbox platforms are once… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of November 30, 2014

New Video Game Releases November 30

The new video game releases for the week of November 30, 2014 are plentiful, with the The Crew leading the charge. Compared to the the Inquisitr’s previous list of new video games, there may be a good deal more games. The biggest profile release of the week is The Crew from Ubisoft, and it is… Read more »

Super Smash Bros. Wii U Gets Rave Reviews, Pummels Competition

Smash Bros for Wii U screenshot.

Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo 3DS has been out for a few months now, giving gamers a portable slice of the full HD action that was to come on the Wii U. This week, Super Smash Bros. for Wii U has finally been released and it’s already demolishing the competition. According to Forbes, Super… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of November 23, 2014

New Video Game Releases Persona Q Geometry Wars 3

The new video game releases for the week of November 23, 2014 give us a bit of a breather to catch up on the deluge of games that launched last week, which you can see in the Inquisitr’s weekly column. With no major AAA releases for the week, the stage is filled with a good… Read more »

‘Watch Dogs’ For Wii U Leaves Bad Blood DLC Behind

Watch Dogs Wii U No Bad Blood DLC.jpg

Watch Dogs for Wii U launches today in North America giving owners of the struggling Nintendo console a chance to experience a portion of what the PlayStation, Xbox and PC gamers have had for the last 6 months. The Inquistr has reported on the success of the game for Ubisoft as it has sold upwards… Read more »

‘Far Cry 4,’ Other Ubisoft Games Having Connectivity Issues

Far Cry 4 connectivity issues

Far Cry 4 and other Ubisoft games are having some rather striking connectivity issues on Far Cry 4‘s launch day. While this was supposed to be a big day for Ubisoft, it is turning out to be a bit of a nightmare as it appears the company’s servers cannot handle the load. It’s possible the… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of November 16, 2014

New Video Game Releases November 16 Far Cry GTA V Smash Bros

The sheer amount of new video game releases for the week of November 16 is enough to make any gamer feel like they are destined for the poor house. With Ubisoft racing to fix the issues that are plaguing Assassin’s Creed: Unity, there are plenty of new games ready to take its place. The biggest… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of November 9, 2014

New Video Game Releases Master Chief Assassins Creed.jpg

Hold onto your wallets, as the sheer amount of AAA games in this week’s new video game releases will probably set you back well over $300 depending if you order collector’s editions or not. Assassin’s Creed Unity, Assassin’s Creed Rogue, Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham, and HALO: The Master Chief Collection are just four of… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week of November 2, 2014

New Video Game Releases Week Of November 2

The flow of new games video games does not show any sign of slowing and this week hits hard with one of the biggest franchises in gaming. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare drops on the console and PC this week alongside several indie darlings on the PlayStation platform, which has seen more indie love in… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of October 19, 2014

New Video Game Releases October 19

The new video game releases for the week of October 19, 2014 are here, and the notable releases this week are not on the platforms you would probably expect. Instead of the PlayStation 4 juggernaut and the Xbox One leading the pack, the Wii U and the PC are leading the charge with some of… Read more »

First ‘Mario Kart 8’ DLC Includes Link Master Cycle

Link Master Cycle Mario Kart 8 DLC

Nintendo gave more details on the first Mario Kart 8 DLC on Twitter today including Link’s Master Cycle. The Master Cycle is part of the first DLC pack for #MK8 and has plenty of horse power. pic.twitter.com/FbrW7r977R — Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) October 15, 2014 Nintendo has planned to release two DLC packs for Mario… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of October 12, 2014

New Video Game Releases Week of October 12

The new video game releases for the week of October 12, 2014 will continue to thin your wallet, as the final months of the year continue their deluge of big releases. Headlining the new video games for this week is a new port of Minecraft, the latest survival horror game from Resident Evil creator Shinji… Read more »

New Smash Bros. Game Finally Released — Is It As Good As The Others?

Smash Bros. 3DS Cover art

The highly anticipated new addition to the Super Smash Bros. series has finally been released for Nintendo 3DS. Six years have passed since the last Smash Bros. game, Super Smash Bros. Brawl for the Wii. This Smash Bros. game marks the first time that the hit fighting franchise has migrated to handheld gaming platforms. How… Read more »