Entries in 'nintendo wii u' (20)

OPINION: A Nintendo tablet? Is it now only a matter of when, not if?

OPINION: A Nintendo tablet? Is it now only a matter of when, not if?

Nintendo has an annoying habit of defying what many people expect them to do.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Aug 29th 2013 at 4:39PM in News
New Super Luigi DLC gets standalone retail release

New Super Luigi DLC gets standalone retail release

Nintendo's first major console downloadable content pack is getting a boxed release.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on May 17th 2013 at 3:37PM in News
Nintendo promises more stock of sell-out Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate

Nintendo promises more stock of sell-out Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate

The newest Monster Hunter has been a much-needed success story for Wii U - so much so that the game is selling out.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Apr 5th 2013 at 9:55AM in News
Wii U sales rebound in the UK

Wii U sales rebound in the UK

Wii U sales are up by almost 125 per cent last week, retail sources have told MCV.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Apr 2nd 2013 at 10:11AM in News

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Miyamoto: Pikmin 3 should have been a Wii U launch title

Miyamoto: Pikmin 3 should have been a Wii U launch title

Nintendo's creative mastermind Shigeru Miyamoto says Pikmin 3 ought to have been a Wii U launch title.\

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 11th 2013 at 12:20PM in News
Asda slashes £50 off Wii U

Asda slashes £50 off Wii U

Supermarket giant Asda has cut the price of Wii U, with the Premium Pack with Nintendo Land now on sale for just £249.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 4th 2013 at 12:20PM in News
Wii U backs two key MCV Awards for retail

Wii U backs two key MCV Awards for retail

The first Retail Concept prize at the MCV Awards will be sponsored by Nintendo Wii U.

on Jan 24th 2013 at 9:30AM in News
Retro game catalogue Virtual Console coming to Wii U

Retro game catalogue Virtual Console coming to Wii U

Nintendo plans to introduce a massive catalogue of retro game downloads to the Wii U, starting with a special offer on cheap classic titles.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Jan 23rd 2013 at 4:21PM in News

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30p game offer leads Nintendo's retro download service campaign

30p game offer leads Nintendo's retro download service campaign

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the NES console, Nintendo will sell a bunch of games for 30p each starting this month.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Jan 23rd 2013 at 4:10PM in News
Smartphone link and user-generated content functions coming to Wii U Miiverse

Smartphone link and user-generated content functions coming to Wii U Miiverse

Nintendo plans to launch two big system updates for the Wii U and add a range of new features to Miiverse.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Jan 23rd 2013 at 3:53PM in News
Nintendo adding Twitter-style verified accounts to Wii U online service Miiverse

Nintendo adding Twitter-style verified accounts to Wii U online service Miiverse

Nintendo today announced it will add verified accounts to its online Miiverse service to help single out brands, Nintendo VIPs and celebrities.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Jan 23rd 2013 at 3:36PM in News
Nintendo apologises for lack of Wii U releases as it reveals two March release dates

Nintendo apologises for lack of Wii U releases as it reveals two March release dates

The January and February release slate for Nintendo's Wii U is pretty bare - but that changes in March.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Jan 23rd 2013 at 3:06PM in News

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Two Zelda games, 3D Mario and Mario Kart all due for Wii U

Two Zelda games, 3D Mario and Mario Kart all due for Wii U

Well, of course they were coming out - but Nintendo has name-checked the lot, and a few will be playable at E3.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Jan 23rd 2013 at 2:58PM in News
Nintendo Japan shake-up merges handheld and console hardware teams

Nintendo Japan shake-up merges handheld and console hardware teams

3DS and Wii creator Nintendo will merge its handheld and console teams in Japan as part of what Japanese paper Nikkei calls major organisational changes. 

Michael French
by Michael French
on Jan 16th 2013 at 7:31AM in News
Yoshi's Land Wii U retail listings sprout up

Yoshi's Land Wii U retail listings sprout up

The unannounced Yoshi’s Land title for Wii U has popped up once again, this time in a pair of retail listings.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Nov 29th 2012 at 5:15AM in News
Big three throw weight behind Gadget Show Live Christmas

Big three throw weight behind Gadget Show Live Christmas

Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony will exhibit at Gadget Show Live Christmas with their largest ever public showing since 2004.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Oct 17th 2012 at 10:00AM in News

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Rumour: Wii U launch date set in US, delayed in Europe

Rumour: Wii U launch date set in US, delayed in Europe

A US launch date for the Wii U has been confirmed according to one report, while another has the console missing its launch window in Europe due to manufacturing issues.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 13th 2012 at 7:19AM in News
E3 2012: Wii U to get 'Pro Controller' gamepad

E3 2012: Wii U to get 'Pro Controller' gamepad

Nintendo will introduce a core games controller for its new console, called the Wii U Pro Controller. And you might think it looks a bit familiar.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Jun 4th 2012 at 12:24AM in News
E3 2012: Wii U controller christened 'Wii U GamePad'

E3 2012: Wii U controller christened 'Wii U GamePad'

Nintendo used a surprise pre-E3 video announcement to show off the final form of the Wii U controller today.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Jun 4th 2012 at 12:02AM in News
Wii U only available to media at CES

Wii U only available to media at CES

Nintendo will be showing off its upcoming Wii U console at the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show – but don't expect anything new.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Dec 20th 2011 at 9:54AM in News