Entries in 'Wii U' (391)

Wii U-exclusive Devil's Third set for August release

Wii U-exclusive Devil's Third set for August release

Hack and slash title Devil’s Third is coming to the UK at the end of August.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 11th 2015 at 9:39AM in News
Splatoon holds on for a second week in Japanese charts as Wii U sales rise

Splatoon holds on for a second week in Japanese charts as Wii U sales rise

It seems that Nintendo’s latest shooter still has legs (tentacles?) in Japan, as it outdoes a slew of new releases to remain top of the retail charts.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jun 10th 2015 at 2:00PM in News
ZombiU port in development for PS4 and Xbox One, report claims

ZombiU port in development for PS4 and Xbox One, report claims

Ubisoft’s ZombiU might be returning from the grave.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 10th 2015 at 10:53AM in News
Bloodstained Vita port confirmed as Kickstarter campaign nears end

Bloodstained Vita port confirmed as Kickstarter campaign nears end

Koji Igarashi's Kickstarter sensation Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night has met a stretch goal promising a PS Vita port for the upcoming title.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 9th 2015 at 7:45AM in News

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Nintendo UK marketing boss Shelly Pearce joins Anki

Nintendo UK marketing boss Shelly Pearce joins Anki

Nintendo’s UK marketing and PR director Shelly Pearce has left the platform holder after 17 years with the business.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 5th 2015 at 10:00AM in News
Splatoon mania in Japan pulls Wii U back to top of hardware charts

Splatoon mania in Japan pulls Wii U back to top of hardware charts

Nintendo’s inky shooter has topped the software charts in Japan, helping Wii U become the best-selling console in the country.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jun 3rd 2015 at 2:00PM in News
Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games races into view

Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games races into view

Nintendo has announced a Wii U and 3DS release for Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 2nd 2015 at 9:40AM in News
No FIFA game for handheld or Nintendo this year

No FIFA game for handheld or Nintendo this year

EA will not release this year’s FIFA 16 on handheld or Nintendo systems, it seems.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 1st 2015 at 2:05PM in News

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BBC iPlayer is now available on Wii U

BBC iPlayer is now available on Wii U

Wii U owners can now stream and catch up with their favourite BBC shows on their console.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 28th 2015 at 4:28PM in News
UPDATE: Nintendo and Humble team up for Humble Nindie Bundle

UPDATE: Nintendo and Humble team up for Humble Nindie Bundle

Nintendo has partnered with Humble for its first ever Humble Bundle promotion to feature Wii U and 3DS titles.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 27th 2015 at 7:42AM in News
Project CARS Wii U release looking unlikely

Project CARS Wii U release looking unlikely

It’s starting to look unlikely that the Wii U version of Project CARS will ever be released.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 26th 2015 at 4:14PM in News
New Wii U Art Academy game pencilled in for June release

New Wii U Art Academy game pencilled in for June release

After a two year wait, the first fully-fledged Art Academy title has been revealed for Wii U.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on May 21st 2015 at 9:54AM in News

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8GB Wii U Basic to be discontinued in Japan

8GB Wii U Basic to be discontinued in Japan

Nintendo’s lowest-tier Wii U offering is to be halted in Japan.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on May 21st 2015 at 9:07AM in News
Nintendo abandons plans to release consoles in China, report claims

Nintendo abandons plans to release consoles in China, report claims

Wii U and 3DS platform holder Nintendo will not follow Sony and Microsoft into the Chinese market, it has been claimed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 11th 2015 at 1:54PM in News
This is how Nintendo hopes to grow 3DS and Wii U sales

This is how Nintendo hopes to grow 3DS and Wii U sales

While Nintendo’s return to profit this week was welcome, the fact that both 3DS and Wii U missed sales targets was most certainly not.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 8th 2015 at 2:43PM in News
Zelda on Wii U now has 'TBD' release date

Zelda on Wii U now has 'TBD' release date

Nintendo’s forward release schedule no longer lists a release window for the Wii U version of The Legend of Zelda.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 8th 2015 at 12:03PM in News

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Download the Splatoon demo and get a 10% discount on the game

Download the Splatoon demo and get a 10% discount on the game

There’s a Splatoon demo hitting Wii U this weekend, and downloading it will net a financial reward.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 7th 2015 at 4:14PM in News
Nintendo reverses three years of losses to get back in the black

Nintendo reverses three years of losses to get back in the black

A fourth year of losses has been avoided at Nintendo, despite the Wii U and 3DS failing to meet sales expectations.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 7th 2015 at 10:19AM in News
Find out how to get your games on Nintendo eShop at Interface

Find out how to get your games on Nintendo eShop at Interface

Indies questioning whether or not to release their games on Nintendo’s platforms would do well to attend next week’s Interface, thanks to the latest session confirmed for our live stage.

on May 6th 2015 at 3:01PM in News
Nintendo discontinuing Super Nintendo releases on Virtual Console

Nintendo discontinuing Super Nintendo releases on Virtual Console

Nintendo is no longer interested in bringing SNES games to Wii U, according to virtual console developer and publisher Natsume.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 25th 2015 at 7:21PM in News
Wii U game Rodea the Sky Soldier includes a boxed Wii copy as a bonus

Wii U game Rodea the Sky Soldier includes a boxed Wii copy as a bonus

The first run of a recently released Wii U game in Japan has included an unusual extra – boxed copy of the same game for the Wii.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 24th 2015 at 2:56PM in News
Don't Starve: Giant Edition hits Wii U in May

Don't Starve: Giant Edition hits Wii U in May

A special edition of Klei Entertainment's popular survival game Don't Starve is heading to Wii U next month.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 22nd 2015 at 4:42AM in News
US gets Splatoon Wii U bundle, exclusive to Best Buy

US gets Splatoon Wii U bundle, exclusive to Best Buy

Nintendo of America has revealed a Wii U hardware bundle for upcoming shooter Splatoon.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 21st 2015 at 2:30PM in News
Nintendo hardware up year-on-year in the US

Nintendo hardware up year-on-year in the US

Both the 3DS and the Wii U have sold more so far in the US throughout 2015 than they had at this stage in 2014, the platform holder has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 17th 2015 at 2:43PM in News
PS4, Battlefield: Hardline top US retail in March

PS4, Battlefield: Hardline top US retail in March

NPD's March 2015 report shows PlayStation 4 on top in a down period for hardware at US retail, while Battlefield: Hardline and Bloodborne duked it out for the top spot ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 17th 2015 at 8:42AM in News