Articles Tagged with wii u

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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?

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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 »

Nintendo Indie Developers Lose Dan Adelman As Indie Program Runner

Nintendo Indie Developers Dan Adelman

Nintendo Indie Developers lost Dan Adelman as the Indie program runner at Nintendo of America. In a tweet from Adelman’s personal Twitter account, he confirmed that he reached an arrangement with Nintendo of America which included his no longer working there. Happy to announce I reached an arrangement w/ @NintendoAmerica whereby I can tweet again…. Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of August 3, 2014

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of August 3

Sony dominates another week of new video game releases for the week of August 3, 2014. With the Xbox 360 receiving two new titles this week and the Xbox One getting nothing until later in August with Metro Redux, Sony is releasing a bevy of indie titles as well as a rather interesting game featuring… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of July 27, 2014

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of July 27

Someone missed the memo about the summer drought with the new video game releases for the week of July 27, 2014. There are a good amount of games dropping this week and while many of them are ports, collections, or remasters, there are some titles that you should give some serious thought to picking up…. Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of July 20, 2014

New Video Game Releases for the Week of July 20

The new video game releases for the week of June 20, 2014 continue the slow drip that defines the summer release schedule. Both consoles and PC are as barren as the desert as it was last week with only a few droppings of spice to liven up the otherwise bleak landscape. Forza: Motorsport 5: Racing… Read more »

‘Super Smash Bros.’ 3DS Tournament Planned for San Diego Comic-Con

Super Smash Bros 3DS Tournament

Nintendo has announced a Super Smash Bros. 3DS tournament to be held during the 2014 San Diego Comic-Con. This is the second official Nintendo sponsored tournament event after the Smash Invitational held at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles during the week of E3. The Super Smash Bros. 3DS tournament will be the first major… Read more »

New Video Game Releases for the Week of July 6, 2014

New Video Game Releases for the Week of July 6

The new video game releases for the week of July 6 signify the start of the traditional summer drought when compared to the previous week’s release schedule. The meager releases for this week’s crop of games does not leave a good deal to be desired in terms of content. A Wolf, a pirate and orange… Read more »

Super Mario 64 Wii U Virtual Console Release Could Be Coming Soon

Super Mario 64 Wii U Virtual Console Release

It is no secret the Wii U has had a hard start, but with strong offerings such as a Super Mario 64 Wii U Virtual Console release in the near future, hinted on the Nintendo Virtual Console site, could help Nintendo’s console turn things around sooner rather than later. The Virtual Console on the Wii… Read more »

‘Mario Kart 8’ Driving Wii U Sales But Will It Be Enough?

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Prior to the release of Mario Kart 8, sales of the Nintendo’s Wii U console could charitably be called disappointing. The latest iteration in the Mario Kart franchise appears to be just what Dr. Mario ordered but will it be enough to turn the tide against three straight annual losses posted by the company? According… Read more »

Zelda Wii U: Where Does It Fall On The Timeline?

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Nintendo made every Zelda fan excited today when they showed off some gorgeous footage from the upcoming Zelda Wii U release (2015). The most impressive aspect – the one that has everyone talking – is the addition of an open world that the player can explore freely (a la Skyrim). The large world building of… Read more »