Entries in 'Wii U' (299)

Watch Dogs on Wii U will get some DLC after all

Watch Dogs on Wii U will get some DLC after all

Ubisoft is going to release some DLC for the Wii U version of Watch Dogs.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 18th 2014 at 12:30PM in News
Reggie Fils-Aime: Wii U is better value than PS4 or Xbox One

Reggie Fils-Aime: Wii U is better value than PS4 or Xbox One

The boss of Nintendo America has said that customers get more for their money with Wii U than they do with PS4 or Xbox One

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 18th 2014 at 8:39AM in News
Super Smash Bros pre-orders ahead of Mario Kart 8

Super Smash Bros pre-orders ahead of Mario Kart 8

Nintendo America boss Reggie Fils-Aime has said that pre-orders for the Wii U version of Super Smash Bros have passed those received for Mario Kart 8.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 12th 2014 at 10:31AM in News
Amiibo figures can only hold info for one game at a time

Amiibo figures can only hold info for one game at a time

Nintendo has confirmed that its Amiibo toys-to-life figures are only able to store information for one game at a time.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 12th 2014 at 9:01AM in News

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Wii U's Captain Toad release date pulled forward

Wii U's Captain Toad release date pulled forward

Nintendo has moved forward the release date of Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker a whole week.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Nov 7th 2014 at 10:07AM in News
Splatoon due Q2 2015 while Kirby's Wii U game gets a new name

Splatoon due Q2 2015 while Kirby's Wii U game gets a new name

Nintendo has issued a slightly more definitive release date for one Wii U game and confirmed a new title for another.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 6th 2014 at 3:05PM in News
Duck Hunt aims sights on Wii U Virtual Console

Duck Hunt aims sights on Wii U Virtual Console

Nintendo has announced that NES light gun classic Duck Hunt is heading to Wii U’s Virtual Console.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 6th 2014 at 11:52AM in News
Nintendo touts indie release schedule for Wii U and 3DS

Nintendo touts indie release schedule for Wii U and 3DS

PC and PlayStation may be seen as the current darlings of the indie gaming scene, but Nintendo wants to prove that it hasn’t been left out in the dark.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 6th 2014 at 10:14AM in News

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Amiibos will unlock costumes in Mario Kart 8

Amiibos will unlock costumes in Mario Kart 8

Now-removed information on the Mario Kart 8 website has revealed exactly what Nintendo’s Amiibo figure will unlock in Wii U racer Mario Kart 8.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 5th 2014 at 1:14PM in News
Super Smash Bros arriving a week earlier on Wii U in the UK

Super Smash Bros arriving a week earlier on Wii U in the UK

Nintendo has edged forward the release of Super Smash Bros in the UK.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 31st 2014 at 10:39AM in News
Watch Dogs ships 9m copies

Watch Dogs ships 9m copies

Ubisoft's open-world action adventure game Watch Dogs has shipped 9m units, the company's latest financial report reveals.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 30th 2014 at 8:37PM in News
Nintendo introducing pre-loads with Super Smash Bros on Wii U

Nintendo introducing pre-loads with Super Smash Bros on Wii U

Super Smash Bros will be the first game that can be pre-loaded onto a Wii U prior to its release.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 30th 2014 at 1:37PM in News

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UPDATED: Wii U sales double year-on-year

UPDATED: Wii U sales double year-on-year

Sales of the Wii U in the half year ending September hit 1.12m – over double the 460k sold in the same period the year before.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 29th 2014 at 9:36AM in News
Slender: The Arrival ratings surface for PS4, Xbox One, Wii U

Slender: The Arrival ratings surface for PS4, Xbox One, Wii U

Slender: The Arrival is heading to PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Wii U platforms, fresh PEGI ratings suggest.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 26th 2014 at 11:20PM in News
Costume Quest 2 launches on PS3, PS4 this week

Costume Quest 2 launches on PS3, PS4 this week

Costume Quest 2 is heading to PS3 and PS4 this week, with the PlayStation editions offering an exclusive Sackboy costume.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 26th 2014 at 10:35PM in News
Amiibo support being added to Hyrule Warriors

Amiibo support being added to Hyrule Warriors

Nintendo has revealed that existing Wii U title Hyrule Warriors will support its Amiibo figure range.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 12:26PM in News

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Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty facing Wii U 'dev' challenge

Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty facing Wii U 'dev' challenge

Oddworld Inhabitants has admitted that it is having trouble with the planned Wii U version of Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 20th 2014 at 3:52PM in News
Has Nintendo's Wii U turned a corner?

Has Nintendo's Wii U turned a corner?

“Wii U has had quite a good year so far,” said Nintendo’s UK marketing boss Shelly Pearce when MCV came to visit the company in Windsor this week.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Oct 17th 2014 at 2:41PM in News
Nintendo now allows digital purchases to be made on the web

Nintendo now allows digital purchases to be made on the web

Digital Wii U and 3DS games can now be purchased on the Nintendo web store.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 16th 2014 at 12:43PM in News
Shovel Knight digging up Wii U and 3DS European release next month

Shovel Knight digging up Wii U and 3DS European release next month

Yacht Club games has announced that Shovel Knight will hit Nintendo platforms in the UK in November.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 15th 2014 at 3:51PM in News
Off-screen play confirmed for Watch Dogs Wii U

Off-screen play confirmed for Watch Dogs Wii U

Ubisoft has explained how Wii U owners will be able to use their GamePad when playing upcoming release Watch Dogs.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 14th 2014 at 12:46PM in News
Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker unearths a UK release date

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker unearths a UK release date

Wii U title Captain Toad’s: Treasure Tracker won’t arrive in the UK in time for Christmas, Nintendo has confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 10th 2014 at 12:28PM in News
Nintendo bringing 15 games to IndieCade 2014

Nintendo bringing 15 games to IndieCade 2014

Nintendo has announced it will be in official attendance at IndieCade's annual festival this weekend, showing off a batch of Wii U and 3DS indie games the company has dubbed ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 9th 2014 at 3:38AM in News
Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker lands on Wii U in December

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker lands on Wii U in December

Upcoming Wii U release Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker will launch in North America on December 5th, Nintendo of America has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 7th 2014 at 6:43PM in News
Super Smash Bros Wii U and Amiibo dated for UK, six new figures announced

Super Smash Bros Wii U and Amiibo dated for UK, six new figures announced

Nintendo has announced a UK release date for both the Wii U version of Super Smash Bros and its toys-to-life Amiibo figures.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 7th 2014 at 12:14PM in News