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Hyrule Warriors 1.2 Update Revealed - Adds New Challenge Mode, BGM Settings & 8-Bit Sword & Shield Combo

August 27, 2014, 12:46 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

The first details about the previously announced update for Nintendo and Tecmo Koei's Hyrule Warriors have been revealed. The 1.20 update is scheduled to launch across Japan on September 1st, and will also

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Weekly Japanese Sales Charts - Nintendo Have Five Titles In Top 10 Including Two For Wii U

August 27, 2014, 12:10 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

No new releases on Nintendo platforms this week in Japan but that doesn't mean much as Nintendo still occupy half of the top ten. Level-5's Yo-kai Watch 2 i still holding into the

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Mario Kart 8 DLC Leaked: Other Nintendo Characters, New Courses (UPDATED)

August 26, 2014, 7:44 pm | news | 10 comment(s)

For some time, many have wanted non-Mario characters to make appearances in Mario Kart, or for Super Smash Kart to be a reality. Well, it now kind of is! Through DLC, Mario Kart

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Zelda Wii U Open World Won't be like What Other Companies are Doing

August 26, 2014, 6:47 pm | news | 3 comment(s)

The short snippet trailer we saw at E3 for The Legend of Zelda for Wii U had people going insane. From the art style to the promise of an open world adventure, fans

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Tezuka Says There Needs to be Online Course Sharing in Mario Maker

August 26, 2014, 6:39 pm | news | 1 comment(s)

Mario Maker is going to be a Mario fans dream. Using sprites and graphics from Super Mario Bros. and New Super Mario Bros. U (so far the only two confirmed, although speculation leads to think

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Activision: "You Can't Count Nintendo Out For the Long Term"

August 26, 2014, 6:31 pm | news | 4 comment(s)

It came as a bit of a surprise to many when it was announced that Activision's Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare was skipping the Wii U. While Black Ops 2 and Ghosts didn't

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Platinum Games' Kellams Will Wear an Operation Platinum Shirt to TGS

August 26, 2014, 1:02 pm | news | 2 comment(s)

One of the creative producers at Platinum Games, JP Kellams, announced earlier today that if he were to surpass 4,000 Twitter followers then he would wear an Operation Platinum t-shirt to TGS later

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Xenoblade Chronicles X Will Be More Than 5 Times Bigger Than Xenoblade Chronicles

August 26, 2014, 12:55 pm | news | 5 comment(s)

In the latest issue of Edge, several high profile Nintendo developers were interviewed, amongst them Shinya Takahashi. Takahashi revealed a very interesting new tidbit concerning the scope and size of Xenoblade Chronicles

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Image & Form Talks SteamWorld Dig Sales, Teases New SteamWorld Game

August 25, 2014, 10:44 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

In a recent interview, Olle Hakansson of Image and Form revealed several details concerning both the sales of the original SteamWorld Dig, as well as a tease for when the next game in

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Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric Amazon Pre-Order Costume Pack Exclusive Announced

August 25, 2014, 1:49 pm | news | 1 comment(s)

Starting today, customers looking to pre-order a copy of Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric for the Wii U will receive an exclusive costume set for all 4 playable characters which seem to draw

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Leaked Super Smash Bros Footage Reveals New Characters

August 25, 2014, 10:33 am | news | 3 comment(s)

Last week, we got some sketchy images suggesting that Duck Hunt Dog, Shulk from Xenoblade Chronicles, Dark Pit from Kid Icarus: Uprising, Bowser Jr., and Doctor Mario are joining the roster for the

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The Score: Does The Wii U Need Third-Parties?

August 24, 2014, 12:00 pm | news | 12 comment(s)

In this week's episode of The Score we find out your thoughts on indie collaborations. In addition, with the recent news of Ubisoft's abandonment of mature titles on the Wii U and the

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Operation Platinum: Get Bayonetta 2 To Sell 1 Million Units

August 24, 2014, 11:21 am | news | 1 comment(s)

A few days ago, many of you readers were outraged that Ubisoft claimed that Wii U gamers simply do not want mature titles and would rather play games such as Just Dance. 

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Gamestop Positive About Future of Wii U

August 24, 2014, 9:42 am | news | 1 comment(s)

During a recent earnings call with investors, Gamestop's President Tony Bartel was asked about the state and sales of the Wii U console. Interestingly enough, Bartel was incredibly optimistic about the future

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Falling Skies Release Date Announced

August 24, 2014, 12:15 am | news | 0 comment(s)

Little Orbit, the publisher behind Falling Skies: The Game, has announced a release date for the title. Falling Skies: The Game will be making its way onto the Wii U eShop on September

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