Entries in 'Wii U' (391)

Nintendo enjoys best Q1 since 2012 as Wii U finally hits 10m units

Nintendo enjoys best Q1 since 2012 as Wii U finally hits 10m units

Profit is back on the cards at Nintendo after the company reported an upturn in fortunes for the quarter ending June 2015.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 29th 2015 at 9:51AM in News
Itagaki: Devil's Third 'is going to be a breakthrough for the industry'

Itagaki: Devil's Third 'is going to be a breakthrough for the industry'

Ninja Gaiden creator Tomonobu Itagaki has claimed that Devil’s Third is so good it will mark a watershed moment in the action game genre.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 27th 2015 at 12:42PM in News
Super Mario Maker bundle and Amiibos dated in the UK

Super Mario Maker bundle and Amiibos dated in the UK

Nintendo has revealed a Super Mario Maker Wii U bundle heading to UK retail.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 22nd 2015 at 1:05PM in News
Project CARS Wii U cancelled

Project CARS Wii U cancelled

The troubled Wii U edition of Slightly Mad Studios’ Project CARS has been axed.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 21st 2015 at 2:28PM in News

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Devil's Third is getting a free-to-play PC release

Devil's Third is getting a free-to-play PC release

We’re already getting accustomed to Nintendo publishing on smartphones – now a Nintendo title is coming to PC.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 21st 2015 at 9:42AM in News
Itagaki blames Devil's Third previews on lack of player skill

Itagaki blames Devil's Third previews on lack of player skill

Dead or Alive and Ninja Gaiden creator Tomonobu Itagaki has said Devil’s Third’s scathing previews are due to previewers not being sufficiently skilled.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 20th 2015 at 9:57AM in News
Itagaki warns against playing Devil's Third with Wii U GamePad

Itagaki warns against playing Devil's Third with Wii U GamePad

The creator of upcoming Wii U title Devil’s Third has said that the game should not be played using the console’s standard controller.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 17th 2015 at 12:21PM in News
The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth hits Xbox One, Wii U and New 3DS this month

The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth hits Xbox One, Wii U and New 3DS this month

The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth will arrive on Xbox One, Wii U and New 3DS later this month, developer Edmund McMillen has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 14th 2015 at 3:02AM in News

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ZombiU heading to PS4 and Xbox One as Zombi - report

ZombiU heading to PS4 and Xbox One as Zombi - report

Wii U launch title ZombiU looks to be in the works for a PlayStation 4 and Xbox One release, according to multiple ratings board listings.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 9th 2015 at 6:11AM in News
Nintendo executive set to compete in Super Smash Bros tournament at Evo 2015

Nintendo executive set to compete in Super Smash Bros tournament at Evo 2015

It seems that Nintendo’s hesitance over promoting Super Smash Bros as a competitive fighting series is coming to an end.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 8th 2015 at 10:19AM in News
Shovel Knight receiving physical release in October

Shovel Knight receiving physical release in October

Shovel Knight is heading to retail in North America and Europe this October, developer Yacht Club Games has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 1st 2015 at 6:06AM in News
Miyamoto: 'Star Fox Zero is not so far from a VR experience'

Miyamoto: 'Star Fox Zero is not so far from a VR experience'

Despite previously dimissing the potential for virtual reality, Nintendo exec Shigeru Miyamoto has hinted that one of the firm's upcoming titles would work well with the technology.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jun 30th 2015 at 10:45AM in News

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Wii U and 3DS software support will continue, Nintendo vows

Wii U and 3DS software support will continue, Nintendo vows

Fans left disappointed by Nintendo’s anaemic E3 showing should not worry about ongoing software support for their current systems, the platform holder says.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 29th 2015 at 11:47AM in News
Nintendo is looking into its own Early Access program

Nintendo is looking into its own Early Access program

Early Access games could become a reality on all three console platform following Nintendo’s confirmation of interest.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 26th 2015 at 2:23PM in News
Splatoon has sold 1m units worldwide

Splatoon has sold 1m units worldwide

Nintendo says that more than 1m copies of Splatoon has sold worldwide.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 24th 2015 at 9:45AM in News
Nintendo approached Burnout dev Criterion to make F-Zero game

Nintendo approached Burnout dev Criterion to make F-Zero game

The Wii U was meant to launch with a new F-Zero title when it came out in 2012.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 23rd 2015 at 1:58PM in News

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Price and tablets to blame for Wii U's struggles, Miyamoto claims

Price and tablets to blame for Wii U's struggles, Miyamoto claims

Nintendo design legend Shigeru Miyamoto has openly discussed the Wii U’s market struggles, blaming the machine’s high RRP and the rise of tablets for its inability to take off.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 22nd 2015 at 10:09AM in News
Nintendo held back Zelda Wii U from E3 as it 'didn't want to frustrate' people

Nintendo held back Zelda Wii U from E3 as it 'didn't want to frustrate' people

The Legend of Zelda for Wii U was not shown at E3 this week as Nintendo didn’t want to frustrate people who hoped it might be released this year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 18th 2015 at 1:27PM in News
Metroid Prime 4 will never be made for Wii U, could be an NX title

Metroid Prime 4 will never be made for Wii U, could be an NX title

If Samus Aran is to grace home consoles again, it’s not going to happen on Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 18th 2015 at 10:09AM in News
Platinum is helping develop Star Fox Zero

Platinum is helping develop Star Fox Zero

Nintendo is working alongside Platinum Games to make Star Fox Zero.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 17th 2015 at 10:12AM in News
NINTENDO E3 2015 Roundup: The quiet before the storm?

NINTENDO E3 2015 Roundup: The quiet before the storm?

This E3 has been an absolute belter, brimming with announcements, new games and surprises. But it seems Nintendo didn’t want in on that party.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 16th 2015 at 6:11PM in News
NINTENDO: Mario and Luigi Paper Jam and Mario Tennis Ultra Smash announced

NINTENDO: Mario and Luigi Paper Jam and Mario Tennis Ultra Smash announced

Nintendo has announced two new Mario titles for release this year and the next.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 16th 2015 at 5:48PM in News
Nintendo offering indie game discounts and demos during E3 week

Nintendo offering indie game discounts and demos during E3 week

Nintendo is embracing independent developers for this year’s E3.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jun 15th 2015 at 3:46PM in News
Mother released on Virtual Console in the West

Mother released on Virtual Console in the West

The original game in the EarthBound series has been released digitally on the Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 15th 2015 at 12:22PM in News