Articles Tagged with wii u

Mario Kart 8: New Trailer Shows Awesome New Features [VIDEO]

Mario Kart 8

Nintendo released a brand new trailer for their next installment in the Mario Kart series, Mario Kart 8. This new trailer also showed off some brand new features never before used in previous titles, and they are interesting. According to the Official Nintento Magazine UK, the new trailer for Mario Kart 8 focused primarily on… Read more »

New Video Game Releases for the Week of March 30, 2014

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The new video game releases for the week of March 30 make the middle of spring feel like fall. There are a lot of games this week ranging from heavy hitters to nostalgia filled virtual console releases. The biggest new video game release for the week is almost certainly The Elder Scrolls Online MMO which… Read more »

New Video Game Releases for the Week of March 9 2014

New Video Game Releases Week of March 9

With the New Video Game Releases for the week of March 9, 2014 Titanfall arrives as the “killer app” and the reason many of us bought an Xbox One. While it will feature parity with the Xbox 360, Microsoft is hoping Titanfall will continue to help turn the tide on the PlayStation 4 which, according… Read more »

Watch Dogs Release Date on Wii U Delayed Again

Watch Dogs Release Date Wii U

The Watch Dogs release date on Wii U will be delayed past the May 27th release for the other platforms. While it is possible the game will still ship in 2014, the news coming from the game’s producers has many looking to a 2015 release date. As reported earlier, the Watch Dogs release date is… Read more »

‘Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze’ Review for the Wii U

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Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze is the latest game from Nintendo for the struggling Wii U console. With sales at dangerously low numbers and 3rd party publishers falling off like rotten bananas, a lot of pressure is on Retro Studio’s next entry in the Donkey Kong series to perform well and move a few Wii… Read more »

Xbox One Patch Could Unlock GPU, But Will It Beat The PS4?

Xbox One Patch Could Unlock GPU, But Will It Beat The PS4?

The Xbox One GPU could be unlocked with a possible patch, but would the performance increase be enough to rival the PlayStation 4? In a related report by The Inquisitr, Microsoft is considering selling a cheaper $399 console by removing the Xbox One disc drive and increasing the size of the hard drive. The idea… Read more »

Nintendo Pay Cuts Ahead for President, Board and Mario Creator

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The Wii U has been a financial ball and chain leading to Nintendo pay cuts for its top brass. On Wednesday, the President of Nintendo announced that he would take a self inflicted 50% pay cut after a disastrous earnings report for Q4. As The Inquisitr reported earlier, Nintendo slashed their 4th quarter earnings over… Read more »

Lie Of The Year: Xbox One GPU Just As Fast As The PS4 Hardware?

Lie Of The Year: Xbox One Just As Fast As The PS4?

The lie of the year, at least in regards to gaming, probably has to be Microsoft claiming the Xbox One vs PS4 hardware battle isn’t that lopsided. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the actual lie of the year is related to President Obama and Obamacare… But that’s just boring! Microsoft has been playing damage… Read more »

Xbox One, PS4 Launch Could Be Good For Business, Says Nintendo

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While some folks think the launch of the Xbox One and PS4 could easily bury the Wii U, Nintendo firmly believes the new consoles could be good for business across the board. Company president Satoru Iwata doesn’t seem too worried about Microsoft and Sony’s new machines. In fact, Iwata seems to think the consoles will… Read more »

Nintendo Wii U Price Drop Coming This September

Wii U Price Cut

The Nintendo Wii U is expected to drop its price by $50 starting at the end of next month. With the new batch of next-generation consoles looming on the horizon, the company might be a little worried about getting lost in the proverbial shuffle. In order to compete with Xbox One and Playstation 4, Nintendo… Read more »

‘Super Mario Bros. 3’ Heading To Wii U, 3DS Virtual Consoles

'Super Mario Bros. 3' coming to Wii U, 3DS virtual consoles

Super Mario Bros. 3 is heading to the Wii U and 3DS Virtual Consoles. If you haven’t heard of Super Mario Bros., you’re probably not a gamer. Super Mario Bros. was part of the great comeback of the video game industry after the movie tie-in E.T. for Atari crashed it. Super Mario Bros. starred a… Read more »

‘Call of Duty: Ghosts’ May Not Be Coming To The Wii U

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Despite recent reports to the contrary, Call of Duty: Ghosts may not be coming to Nintendo’s Wii U console after all. During E3 last week, GameSpot was shown a live demo of the game by Call of Duty: Ghosts executive producer Mark Rubin. During the demo, Rubin was asked whether or not a Wii U… Read more »

Wii U Basic Pulled From GameStop

Gamestop pulls Wii U Basic console package from shelves

Wii U Basic is being pulled from GameStop shelves. Following significantly disappointing sales of Wii U, used game retailer GameStop is pulling Wii U Basic off their shelves. Even in spite of Xbox One’s equally disappointing reveal unleashing a legion of gamers on an unsuspecting Nintendo to boost the sales of the failing console, Wii… Read more »

Nintendo Launches Official E3 2013 Website

Nintendo unleashes official E3 2013 website

Nintendo has launched its official E3 2013 website. The first adapter to the next generation of consoles, Nintendo has been suffering with consumer apathy toward their Wii U. Most Nintendo gamers have been sticking with their Wii and 3DS due to seeing no point in owning Nintendo’s latest console. Even an impending price drop wasn’t… Read more »