Entries in 'Wii U' (166)

PS4, Xbox One and Wii U prices slashed to under £230 in Black Friday showdown

PS4, Xbox One and Wii U prices slashed to under £230 in Black Friday showdown

Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo are going all-out in their approach to this year’s Black Friday.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 27th 2015 at 9:24AM in News
Nintendo now selling standalone Wii U Gamepads

Nintendo now selling standalone Wii U Gamepads

Wii U owners are finally able to buy the Wii U Gamepad separately from the console.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 24th 2015 at 10:22AM in News
Pachter: Nintendo NX is 'doomed' without third-party backing

Pachter: Nintendo NX is 'doomed' without third-party backing

Games industry analyst Michael Pachter has said that third-party support is vital to the success of Nintendo’s next home console.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 17th 2015 at 1:00PM in News
Western Xenoblade Chronicles X does away with boob size adjustment slider

Western Xenoblade Chronicles X does away with boob size adjustment slider

Details of further edits to the European and American versions of Wii U RPG Xenoblade Chronicles X have provoked yet more bizarre censorship allegations.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 16th 2015 at 2:04PM in News

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New Zelda game still set for Wii U and 2016, Nintendo affirms

New Zelda game still set for Wii U and 2016, Nintendo affirms

If you thought the announcement of the NX would result in the new Zelda being pushed off of Wii U, there’s no need to worry.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 13th 2015 at 9:08AM in News
Zelda: Twilight Princess HD coming to Wii U in March

Zelda: Twilight Princess HD coming to Wii U in March

Twilight Princess is the next Zelda game to be remastered by Nintendo – and it will get a brand new Amiibo, too.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 13th 2015 at 8:39AM in News
VIDEO: Star Fox Zero launches in April

VIDEO: Star Fox Zero launches in April

Nintendo has revealed Star Fox Zero will launch on Wii U this April.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Nov 13th 2015 at 8:22AM in News
Minecraft looks to be tunnelling its way to Wii U

Minecraft looks to be tunnelling its way to Wii U

It seems as if the long-awaited debut of Minecraft on Nintendo hardware is upon us.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 12th 2015 at 10:25AM in News

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Sonic creator urges fans to play Wii version of Rodea the Sky Soldier

Sonic creator urges fans to play Wii version of Rodea the Sky Soldier

Rodea the Sky Soldier comes out on Wii U this Friday, but its maker has warned against playing it.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 11th 2015 at 4:06PM in News
Nintendo covers up underage girls in Western version of Xenoblade Chronicles X

Nintendo covers up underage girls in Western version of Xenoblade Chronicles X

The Japanese version of Wii U title Xenoblade Chronicles X features a 13-year-old girl in some of skimpiest clothes you’ve ever seen. The Western release, fortunately, will not.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 2nd 2015 at 11:07AM in News
Mid-level checkpoint feature coming to Super Mario Maker this week

Mid-level checkpoint feature coming to Super Mario Maker this week

A new update is set to arrive for Super Mario Maker this week, bringing the ability to place mid-level checkpoints and a few other notable additions.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Nov 1st 2015 at 10:49AM in News
Wii U sales slightly up as revenue increases

Wii U sales slightly up as revenue increases

Nintendo has said that it sold 1.19m Wii U consoles in the first half of its financial year ending September.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 28th 2015 at 10:17AM in News

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Some US Wii U owners left stumped by Project Zero

Some US Wii U owners left stumped by Project Zero

The digital-only release of Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water (known as Project Zero in the UK) in the US has left some unable to play the game.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 23rd 2015 at 11:54AM in News
Project Zero Wii U's skimpy costumes are gone for its Western release

Project Zero Wii U's skimpy costumes are gone for its Western release

The European and American versions of Wii U horror game Project Zero: Maiden of Black Water will have a big visual difference compared to the original Japanese release.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 20th 2015 at 1:16PM in News
Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD remaster uncovered on Wii U

Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD remaster uncovered on Wii U

Following in the footsteps of Ocarina of Time, Majora’s Mask and Wind Waker, The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess could be set for a revamp.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Oct 14th 2015 at 9:46AM in News
Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash hits Wii U this November

Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash hits Wii U this November

Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash will launch next month for Wii U, Nintendo has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 7th 2015 at 5:50PM in News

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Mario Kart 8 and Splatoon Wii U Premium bundle due out this month, costs £240

Mario Kart 8 and Splatoon Wii U Premium bundle due out this month, costs £240

A new Wii U SKU will include two of the platform’s most popular multiplayer games.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Oct 7th 2015 at 10:18AM in News
Super Mario Maker sells over 1m copies worldwide

Super Mario Maker sells over 1m copies worldwide

Super Mario Maker has sold more than 1m units worldwide in its first three weeks available, Nintendo has revealed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 30th 2015 at 8:04PM in News
Mighty No. 9 now set to launch in February

Mighty No. 9 now set to launch in February

Mighty No. 9 has received new US and worldwide release dates, publisher Deep Silver has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 28th 2015 at 4:15AM in News
Green Man Gaming now sells digital Wii U and 3DS games

Green Man Gaming now sells digital Wii U and 3DS games

Green Man Gaming and Nintendo have teamed up to offer digital Wii U and 3DS titles through the retailer's online store for the first time.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Sep 23rd 2015 at 11:53AM in News
Star Fox Zero delayed to 2016

Star Fox Zero delayed to 2016

Shigeru Miyamoto has personally taken the decision to cancel Star Fox Zero’s pre-Christmas release on Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 18th 2015 at 8:34AM in News
Super Mario Maker dethrones Metal Gear Solid 5 in Japanese retail charts

Super Mario Maker dethrones Metal Gear Solid 5 in Japanese retail charts

Super Mario Maker has made quite the impression during its first week on sale in Japan.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Sep 16th 2015 at 2:00PM in News
VIDEO: Lego Dimensions shows off laundry list of big-name voice talent

VIDEO: Lego Dimensions shows off laundry list of big-name voice talent

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has released a new video showcasing the ridiculous amount of voice acting talent gathered for its upcoming action adventure title Lego Dimensions.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 16th 2015 at 5:59AM in News
Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows arrives this week

Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows arrives this week

Shovel Knight is set to receive a free update packing a completely new campaign later this week, developer Yacht Club has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 16th 2015 at 5:54AM in News
Kimishima predicted Wii U failure, will not change Iwata plans

Kimishima predicted Wii U failure, will not change Iwata plans

The new president of Nintendo expected the Wii U to fail – that’s one of many claims to be made in the Japanese press in the aftermath of the appointment ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 15th 2015 at 3:18PM in News