Articles Tagged with wii u

The Wii U Is Dead, Long Live The Wii U

The Wii U is one life support

The Wii U has been thought of as being on life support almost since the console was first launched by Nintendo. Having said that, it’s hard to know exactly when the company gave up on the Wii U, but industry analysts from every corner of the globe seem to agree that it has indeed given… Read more »

New Video Games For The Week Of April 5, 2015

New Video Games Dark Souls II Bastion Etrian Mystery

The new video games for the week of April 5, 2015, are almost upon us. There are not a great deal of AAA titles this week. In fact, only one title fits that bill which is Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin for the last and current-gen video game consoles. A smattering of… Read more »

Wii U Getting ‘Mario Party 10’ This Week

Mario Party 10 coming soon

The Wii U might be kicking off its spring and summer of success with the release of Mario Party 10 this week. The Wii U will get the newest edition of the long-running series on March 20. It’s possible the game is the first of many that are going to be hitting store shelves this… Read more »

Video Games Releases For The Week Of March 15, 2015

New Video Games Battlefield Hardline Type-0

Battlefield: Hardline is the undisputed heavy weight for the week for new video game releases. The spinoff entry into EA’s Battlefield franchise takes the action away from a generic war setting to a cops and robbers setting, although the cops and robbers are as well armed as a small army. If you find yourself looking… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week of March 1, 2015

New Video Game Releases March 1

Digital content is king in this week of new video game releases. The week of March 1, 2015, will see the release of primarily indie titles suck as OlliOlli2 and Helldivers, along with the continuation of Resident Evil Revelations 2 with the second episode in the series, entitled Contemplation. Resident Evil Revelations 2: Episode 2… Read more »

Wii U Crossbuy Will Feature Third-Party Games As Well As Nintendo Titles

Wii U Crossbuy

The Wii U and Nintendo 3DS crossbuy service officially launching this month is apparently going to be available to third-party games, as well as those published by Nintendo. The revelation regarding the Wii U came about thanks to the announcement from Curve Digital regarding its hit game, OlliOlli. The announcement sheds a little more light… Read more »

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 »