Entries in 'Wii U' (541)

EA decides against Wii U port of Crysis 3 for "business" reasons

EA decides against Wii U port of Crysis 3 for "business" reasons

Crytek will not be bringing Crysis 3 to Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 7th 2013 at 12:22PM in News
Iwata: Wii U sales are "steady"

Iwata: Wii U sales are "steady"

Nintendo president Saturo Iwata has described sales of the Wii U as “steady”.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 7th 2013 at 10:42AM in News
Pre-owned Wii U consoles can access former owner's downloads - report

Pre-owned Wii U consoles can access former owner's downloads - report

Claims are circulating that pre-owned Wii U consoles are able to access digital content purchased by the machine’s previous owner.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 4th 2013 at 11:04AM in News
Analyst: GameStop's Wii U sales were "below expectations"

Analyst: GameStop's Wii U sales were "below expectations"

Sales of Wii U hardware and software failed to meet expectations at leading US games retailer GameStop, an analyst has claimed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 4th 2013 at 8:45AM in News

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Miyamoto wants Pikmin 3 to stress you out

Miyamoto wants Pikmin 3 to stress you out

Pikmin may be one of the cutest IP on the planet, but don’t expect the next game to be a walkover.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 3rd 2013 at 1:41PM in News
Capcom unlikely to port back-catalogue to Wii U

Capcom unlikely to port back-catalogue to Wii U

Recent releases Resident Evil 6, Street Fighter X Tekken and Okami HD are unlikely to be ported to Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 2nd 2013 at 2:05PM in News
Wii U app Nintendo TVii arrives tomorrow in US, Canada

Wii U app Nintendo TVii arrives tomorrow in US, Canada

Nintendo's Tvii app will launch in the US and Canada tomorrow on the Wii U, but don't expect it to be fully functional.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 20th 2012 at 8:00AM in News
Nintendo decides it can transfer Network IDs to a new Wii U console

Nintendo decides it can transfer Network IDs to a new Wii U console

It now seems as if it IS possible to transfer Nintendo Network IDs from one Wii U to another.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 12th 2012 at 9:54AM in News

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Hackers make first step toward cracking Wii U

Hackers make first step toward cracking Wii U

Nintendo’s Wii U hasn’t even been out for two weeks in the UK and hackers are already enjoying early success in cracking the console.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 11th 2012 at 9:40AM in News
Wii U sold 307k in its first week in Japan - report

Wii U sold 307k in its first week in Japan - report

Unconfirmed reports suggest that the Wii U sold 307,471 units in its first week on sale in Japan.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 11th 2012 at 9:27AM in News
Nintendo blames German laws for Wii U adult content download restrictions

Nintendo blames German laws for Wii U adult content download restrictions

German youth protection regulations are being blamed for Nintendo’s decision to block the downloading of adult-rated games content on the Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 10th 2012 at 10:57AM in News
Black Ops claims 4th No.1 as Wii U software dips in UK charts

Black Ops claims 4th No.1 as Wii U software dips in UK charts

Activision’s Call of Duty: Black Ops II is the UK’s best selling game for the fourth week in a row.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 10th 2012 at 10:40AM in News

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Wii U owners can only download adult games between 11pm-3am

Wii U owners can only download adult games between 11pm-3am

Mature-rated video games like Ubisoft's ZombiU can only be downloaded from Nintendo's eShop between the hours of 11pm-3am.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 7th 2012 at 5:43PM in News
OPINION: All I want for Christmas is U?

OPINION: All I want for Christmas is U?

Those looking for a way to criticise the Wii U launch last week had plenty of material at their disposal.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Dec 7th 2012 at 12:16PM in News
Rayman Legends UK date confirmed

Rayman Legends UK date confirmed

Nintendo has confirmed the UK release date for Ubisoft’s Rayman Legends.

Billy Langsworthy
by Billy Langsworthy
on Dec 7th 2012 at 10:06AM in News
Wii U sells 425,000 at launch in US

Wii U sells 425,000 at launch in US

Nintendo has revealed sales figures for its newest console after its first week on sale in the United States.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Dec 7th 2012 at 9:58AM in News

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Retailers tell us what they really think in this week's MCV

Retailers tell us what they really think in this week's MCV

This week's MCV is now available to view online – and it boasts our huge annual retail survey.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 6th 2012 at 12:26PM in News
Nintendo delays Pikmin 3 in Europe

Nintendo delays Pikmin 3 in Europe

Fans waiting for the next outing in the long-absent Pikmin series will have to wait a little while longer.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Dec 6th 2012 at 9:30AM in News
Nintendo Direct: All the announcements rounded-up

Nintendo Direct: All the announcements rounded-up

Nintendo has announced a variety of items as part of today's Nintendo Direct presentations, including launch targets for several first and third party titles.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 6th 2012 at 7:05AM in News
LoveFilm launches on Wii; Wii U version "coming soon"

LoveFilm launches on Wii; Wii U version "coming soon"

Amazon’s digital movie and TV service LoveFilm has today arrived on the Nintendo Wii.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 4th 2012 at 1:38PM in News
Reggie Fils-Aime passes verdict on Wii U's launch: We're doing something very, very positive

Reggie Fils-Aime passes verdict on Wii U's launch: We're doing something very, very positive

It will be impossible to draw any meaningful conclusion from the Wii U launch until the New Year, but that hasn’t stopped some quarters of the press adapting an almost ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 4th 2012 at 12:55PM in News
Analyst believes Xbox 360 was the big Black Friday winner in the US

Analyst believes Xbox 360 was the big Black Friday winner in the US

Analyst Doug Creutz believes Xbox 360 was the star performer in the US video games market in November.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 4th 2012 at 9:20AM in News
The first Wii U Top 20 is in

The first Wii U Top 20 is in

The Wii U is finally with us, and with it comes the first weekly Top 20 for the machine thanks to data from UKIE GfK Chart-Track.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 3rd 2012 at 2:28PM in News
Amazon offers Nintendo Land download codes after "supplier error"

Amazon offers Nintendo Land download codes after "supplier error"

Retailer Amazon has apologised to customers who found that their copies of Nintendo land were missing from their Premium Wii U bundles.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 3rd 2012 at 1:04PM in News
Wii U sells 40k units in the UK in its opening weekend

Wii U sells 40k units in the UK in its opening weekend

Nintendo’s Wii U console sold around 40,000 units in its first 48 hours on sale in the UK, MCV understands.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 3rd 2012 at 11:43AM in News