Articles Tagged with wii u

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

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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

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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

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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 »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of October 5, 2014

New Video Game Releases Week of October 5

The new video game releases for the week of October 5, 2014 are here, and if you thought you were poor after last week’s games, hold onto your wallets. There are a lot of games that are vying for your attention (and money) this week. Alien: Isolation is leading the charge for this week’s list… Read more »

‘Super Smash Bros.’ for 3DS Bug Causes Giant Characters

Super Smash Bros 3DS Giant Bug

A Super Smash Bros for 3DS bug is making the rounds on YouTube today, adding to what is already good sized list of bugs for the debut of Super Smash Bros. on the handheld Nintendo 3DS. Most bugs are fairly innocuous, and unless they affect game play, most people find them fodder for internet memes… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of September 28, 2014

New Video Game Releases For The Week of September 28

One thing is certain, and that’s the fact that Sony continues to dominate the quantity of content for the new video game releases for the week of September 28. The PlayStation platform holder has been holding a steady stream of content week after week while the Xbox platform is slowly catching up as we move… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of September 14, 2014

New Video Game Releases Week Of September 14

The amount of new video game releases for the week of September 14, 2014 is surprisingly robust considering the giant sphere of Destiny is still looming over the gaming world. While none of these games are first person shooters or MMO’s, they are still brave to come out from under The Traveler’s shadow. In the… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of August 24

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Its Madden season as evident by the new video game releases for the week of August 24. The annual football franchise releases its latest chapter ahead of the official start of the NFL season and the traditional signal for the end of the summer drought with the giant white sphere of Destiny slowly rising in… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week of August 10, 2014

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Sony is going to great lengths to keep the summer drought at bay with another solid batch of new video game releases for the week of August 10, 2014. Absolutely nothing is releasing on the Xbox One this week, continuing a very long stretch for Microsoft’s latest next-gem console. The Xbox 360 will see the… Read more »