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Aqua Moto Racing Utopia Will Solve Your Wave Race Craving on Wii U

October 20, 2014, 10:35 pm | news | 1 comment(s)

Let's face the facts, there is no better way of getting around than by jet ski. They are the motorcycles of the sea, mechanical stallions ready to carry you over the waves like Poseidon himself.

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Final Fantasy II: Ultima Spell Was Intended to be More Powerful, but Designer Refused

October 20, 2014, 7:03 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Many have wondered why the Ultima spell within Final Fantasy II was always so weak, when it is always the most powerful spell in other Final Fantasy entries. According to a recent

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Square "Will Try" to Bring Final Fantasy Games to VC

October 20, 2014, 6:19 pm | news | 2 comment(s)

Earlier today, Nintendo of America announced the release of two Gameboy Color Pokemon games for November. It seems like Square Enix has joined the Virtual Console train, as it announced today that

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Without Adelman, Shovel Knight "Wouldn't Exist at All"

October 20, 2014, 6:03 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

In a recent interview, David D’Angelo of Yacht Club Games revealed that Shovel Knight may not have existed had it not been for Dan Adelman, and it definitely would have never released

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Nintendo Announces Two GBC Pokemon Games Coming to 3DS VC

October 20, 2014, 5:59 pm | news | 1 comment(s)

This morning, Nintendo of America announced two Gameboy Color Pokemon titles that will be arriving on the 3DS Virtual Console. Both titles, Pokemon Puzzle Challenge and Pokemon Trading Card Game will launch next

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NE Forum Members Share Their Thoughts On Ubisoft

October 20, 2014, 4:42 pm | article | 6 comment(s)

While Ubisoft made a lot of poor choices, they had faith in the system when not many others did. I've had a lot of fun with Ubisoft games on my Wii U, but with them

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Guns, Gore & Cannoli Launches on Kickstarter and It Looks Epic

October 20, 2014, 4:29 pm | news | 1 comment(s)

 Crazy Monkey Studios have launched a Kickstarter campaign for their joint project with the Caerys Brothers, Guns, Gore & Cannoli. The game is billed as an over-the-top, fast-paced, comical action game with

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Zombie Panic in Wonderland DC Dated For Europe

October 20, 2014, 4:12 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Akaoni Studio have announced that their latest game, Zombie Panic in Wonderland DX for the 3DS eShop is scheduled to launch in Europe in just over a weeks time! Good Morning! Zombie Panic

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Kickstarter - Video Games Live - Level 4

October 20, 2014, 3:53 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Tommy Tallarico, renowned industry veteran, has launched a new Kickstarter campaign for the fourth Video Games Live album, titled Level 4. Video Games Live is an award winning immersive world touring concert event featuring music

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This Week's European Downloads - Bayonetta 1 + 2, Donkey Kong Country 2 & Disney Magical World

October 20, 2014, 3:40 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Out this week: Releasing this week on the Nintendo eShop on Wii U is Bayonetta, Bayonetta 2, Just Dance 2015 & My Style Studio: Hair Salon. For the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS

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Pier Solar Releases on Wii U October 23rd

October 20, 2014, 3:25 pm | news | 1 comment(s)

Pier Solar and the Great Architects comes to the Wii U eShop on October 23rd. The 2010 Sega Genesis game began as a homebrew project and became a cult hit.

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Bandai Namco UK Announce Biggest Ever Stand at MCM London Comic-Con

October 20, 2014, 3:21 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Bandai Namco Games UK has announced it's largest and most ambitious exhibition stand to date for this year's MCM London Comic-Con. The stand will showcase an "incredible line-up of unmissable games" including the

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Shantae and the Pirate's Curse Launch Trailer Released

October 20, 2014, 3:11 pm | news | 2 comment(s)

WayForward Technologies have released a launch trailer for their latest Shantae game, the eagerly anticipated Shantae and the Pirate's Curse. In this new game, following the events of Risky's

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Smash Bros. for Wii U: 50 New Things Revealed on October 23rd

October 20, 2014, 3:07 pm | news | 2 comment(s)

The special Smash Bros. for Wii U Nintendo Direct will air live on October 23rd at 3:00 PM PST/6:00 PM EST. Likely announcements include...

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Wii U Sales Up 60% in UK; Expected to Grow More

October 20, 2014, 1:48 pm | news | 1 comment(s)

The Wii U finally seems to be hitting it's stride with the recent release of games like Hyrule Warriors and Mario Kart 8, plus upcoming releases such as Super Smash Bros. and Bayonetta

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Oddworld New N Tasty Too big for 8GB Wii U model - Indie Corner Weekly Wrap-Up Oct 20 2014

October 20, 2014, 11:12 am | news | 0 comment(s)

This week there are 4 new Kickstarters to check out and 2 new Indie games including one where you shoot down zombies as a classic Italian mobster.

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IronFall for 3DS 95% Complete

October 19, 2014, 6:25 pm | news | 1 comment(s)

IronFall is one of the more ambitious projects on the 3DS eShop. With a gritty and high resolution graphical style and a gameplay style akin to a Gears of War game, many fans

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Mad Men Football Gets a New Look with Pre-Alpha Trailer

October 19, 2014, 6:14 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Mad Men Football was one of the more interesting indie stories on the Wii U. What many thought was a bit of a clever ruse by the title (similar to Madden Football) and

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High Capacity Wii U GamePad Battery in Stock on Nintendo's Website

October 19, 2014, 11:46 am | news | 0 comment(s)

The Wii U GamePad may be the most unique controller on the market right now, but if it has one drawback, it would be the battery life on the GamePad isn't quite up

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The Score: Will You Buy Bayonetta 2?

October 18, 2014, 8:55 pm | article | 15 comment(s)

In this week's episode of The Score, we hear your thoughts about the Nintendo Seal of Quality. Additionally, we ask if you plan on picking up Bayonetta 2. Are you getting it at launch, or

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Masuda Discusses Pokemon Snap U

October 18, 2014, 8:47 pm | news | 2 comment(s)

In a recent interview, Pokemon director Junichi Masuda was asked whether a future Pokemon Snap release would be possible. In short, Masuda commented that since the original Pokemon snap was actually developed

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Sakurai Reveals Why Super Smash Bros. Came Out on 3DS before Wii U

October 18, 2014, 8:06 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

When it was announced that Super Smash Bros. would be hitting the 3DS before Wii U, many people questioned the decision, myself included, since the Wii U seems to have the higher need

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Guns, Gore & Cannoli Coming to Wii U in Early 2015

October 18, 2014, 5:59 pm | news | 2 comment(s)

Have you ever wanted to play as an old-school Italian mobster in a 2-D setting with violence and hijinx? While it may not sound like the most common situation, Guns, Gore & Cannoli

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New Smash Wii U Details, Nintendo Succeeds in NPD, Watch Dogs Wii U Update - WiR 10/16/14

October 18, 2014, 4:04 pm | article | 0 comment(s)

Saturday means you are chilling on the computer or playing some video games, so why not check out the latest edition of Week in Review? Join me as I break down some Nintendo

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Toys "R" Us - Pre Order Super Smash Bros. U get Free Amiibo

October 18, 2014, 2:09 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Toys "R" Us is turning heads with their offer of 1 free Amiibo figure when you pre-order your copy of Super Smash Bros. U.

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Super Smash Bros. One-Hit Wonders Who Deserve Another Game

October 18, 2014, 1:50 pm | article | 1 comment(s)

What are some lost franchises that have gotten brilliant redesigns from Smash that might deserve another chance, and what kind of games could they be in?

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Smash Bros, Hyrule Warriors, and More! -- September Nintendo Sales Analysis

October 17, 2014, 6:35 pm | article | 1 comment(s)

A few days ago, we brought you an anticipation video for September's NPD numbers. In that video, we discussed important games to watch when NPD was finally released. Yesterday, September's NPD numbers

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Project Cars Delayed for other Consoles, May be Delayed for Wii U as Well

October 17, 2014, 4:28 pm | news | 1 comment(s)

This morning, Bandai Namco and Slightly Mad studios announced that Project Cars, originally slated to launch this year, will be delayed to March, 2015. Interestingly enough, many Wii U owners hoped that

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Why Pokken Tournament is Coming to Arcades First

October 17, 2014, 4:21 pm | news | 1 comment(s)

In a recent interview, Tekken series chief producer Katsuhiro Harada was asked why Pokken tournament is slotted to come to arcades first, before any consoles are considered. In response, Harada commented that

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Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty Working to Ensure 8GB Wii U Model Support

October 17, 2014, 4:07 pm | news | 3 comment(s)

It's been a while since we've heard how far along Oddworld Inhabitants was at porting their game Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty to the Wii U.

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