Entries in 'Wii U' (267)

Zelda Williams 'doing something extra special' at E3

Zelda Williams 'doing something extra special' at E3

Is Nintendo going to finally give us a ‘proper’ reveal of the new Legend of Zelda game on Wii U at E3 next month?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 28th 2014 at 12:37PM in News
VIDEO: LEGO Batman 3 announced for autumn release

VIDEO: LEGO Batman 3 announced for autumn release

Warner Bros has confirmed that TT Games is working on LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 27th 2014 at 3:07PM in News
Ubisoft won't be showing any Nintendo games at E3

Ubisoft won't be showing any Nintendo games at E3

There will be at least five games from Ubisoft at E3 next month – but none of them will be for Nintendo platforms.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 23rd 2014 at 1:09PM in News
Wii U Music looks like it might be on the way

Wii U Music looks like it might be on the way

One of Nintendo’s less successful IPs could very well be on track for a Wii U resurrection.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 23rd 2014 at 10:56AM in News

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Wii U nearly catches PS4 in Japan

Wii U nearly catches PS4 in Japan

Console sales fell this week in Japan despite a number of new titles coming to stores, Japanese sales data from Famitsu reveals.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 21st 2014 at 1:00PM in News
Buyers of John Lewis £112 Wii U bundle miss out

Buyers of John Lewis £112 Wii U bundle miss out

The internet was last week set alight for a few brief moment as John Lewis offered an unbelievable discount on Wii U hardware.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 20th 2014 at 3:41PM in News
Tecmo Koei says Wii U's Hyrule Warriors will sell a million copies

Tecmo Koei says Wii U's Hyrule Warriors will sell a million copies

One million sales and beyond – that’s the expectation Tecmo Koei has for its in-development Wii U exclusive Hyrule Warriors.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 20th 2014 at 11:37AM in News
Next-gen console power consumption criticised by NRDC

Next-gen console power consumption criticised by NRDC

US pressure group Natural Resources Defense Council has urged both Sony and Microsoft to reduce the amount of power their consoles use in stand by.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 19th 2014 at 11:09AM in News

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Can Mario Kart 8 save the Wii U?

Can Mario Kart 8 save the Wii U?

Did you know the blue ‘spiny’ shell in Mario Kart can now be stopped?

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on May 19th 2014 at 10:15AM in News
Philips is trying to halt Wii U and Wii sales in the US

Philips is trying to halt Wii U and Wii sales in the US

Electronics firm Philips has asked the Delaware courts to force Nintendo to stop selling Wii U in the US.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 15th 2014 at 11:39AM in News
Nintendo hosting pop-up shop at MCM Comic Con

Nintendo hosting pop-up shop at MCM Comic Con

MCM Comic Con has been named as the host of Nintendo's first ever pop-up shop.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on May 15th 2014 at 11:03AM in News
Mario Kart 8 and Super Smash Bros WILL save Wii U, Iwata insists

Mario Kart 8 and Super Smash Bros WILL save Wii U, Iwata insists

This year’s release of Mario Kart 8 and Super Smash Bros will sell Wii U hardware and help the machine hit its 3.6m unit sales target.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 13th 2014 at 4:16PM in News

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Nintendo confirms it has 'clear ideas' for Wii U successor

Nintendo confirms it has 'clear ideas' for Wii U successor

Satoru Iwata has confirmed to investor that the company already knows what it has planned for its follow-up to the struggling Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 13th 2014 at 3:31PM in News
Retailers to Nintendo: Mario Kart 8 is great, but please cut the Wii U price

Retailers to Nintendo: Mario Kart 8 is great, but please cut the Wii U price

The UK High Street has called on Nintendo once again to lower the price of Wii U.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 9th 2014 at 10:45AM in News
Bayonetta 2 still on track for 2014

Bayonetta 2 still on track for 2014

Wii U exclusive Bayonetta 2 is still due out in 2014.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 8th 2014 at 3:43PM in News
Nintendo unveils NFP Platform for both Wii U and 3DS

Nintendo unveils NFP Platform for both Wii U and 3DS

A range of Mario-themed figures will use near field communication have been unveiled by Nintendo.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 8th 2014 at 8:37AM in News

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Nintendo posts third year of losses as Wii U misses targets, expects machine to increase sales in year ahead

Nintendo posts third year of losses as Wii U misses targets, expects machine to increase sales in year ahead

Wii U fell just short of Nintendo’s already reduced sales forecasts in Nintendo’s last financial year, leading to a third straight annual loss for the firm.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 7th 2014 at 9:31AM in News
Ubisoft 'fully focused' on Watch Dogs Wii U port

Ubisoft 'fully focused' on Watch Dogs Wii U port

With Watch Dogs ready to launch on all other platforms, Ubisoft Romania says it’s now shifting its focus on the Wii U edition of the game.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on May 2nd 2014 at 10:22AM in News
New Nintendo hardware for E3, reports claim

New Nintendo hardware for E3, reports claim

(UPDATE: Nintendo has denied the reports to both CVG and Videogamer, with a rep telling the latter: "I can confirm Nintendo is not revealing any hardware at this year's ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 2nd 2014 at 9:16AM in News
Mario Kart 8 Wii U (including extra game) is £200 at Tesco

Mario Kart 8 Wii U (including extra game) is £200 at Tesco

A Premium Wii U with two games for £200 is exactly what Nintendo should be talking about.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 1st 2014 at 11:37AM in News
Stealth Inc 2 dev: Iwata sets indie development milestones personally

Stealth Inc 2 dev: Iwata sets indie development milestones personally

(UPDATE: Curve has contacted MCV to say that while the quotes below are accurate they reference the Nintendo published Fluidity.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 1st 2014 at 10:21AM in News
Wii U gets a new third party exclusive title

Wii U gets a new third party exclusive title

Well, this isn’t something that happens every day – Nintendo has signed an exclusive third party title for Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 1st 2014 at 10:19AM in News
Free Wii U game offered with Mario Kart 8

Free Wii U game offered with Mario Kart 8

Nintendo is offering a free game from a selection of ten to anyone who buys and registers a copy of Mario Kart 8 Limited Edition.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 30th 2014 at 1:09PM in News
Nintendo plans year-long Mario Kart 8 marketing campaign

Nintendo plans year-long Mario Kart 8 marketing campaign

Nintendo’s marketing campaign for Mario Kart 8 will run until the end of the year, the firm says.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Apr 25th 2014 at 1:34PM in News