Entries in 'Wii U' (283)

DICE Frostbite April Fool taunts Wii U

DICE Frostbite April Fool taunts Wii U

Developer DICE has in an almost cruel April Fool taunted Wii U owners with a mock announcement of support for the console.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 1st 2014 at 4:17PM in News
Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate delayed on Wii U

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate delayed on Wii U

The Bat’s uneasy relationship with Nintendo’s home console continues.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 1st 2014 at 2:59PM in News
Animal Crossing could hit non-Nintendo platforms and future home console

Animal Crossing could hit non-Nintendo platforms and future home console

Animal Crossing could not only be making a console return, but also be branching out onto non-Nintendo hardware.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 31st 2014 at 4:16PM in News
Game Boy Advance titles arriving on Wii U next week

Game Boy Advance titles arriving on Wii U next week

Nintendo has confirmed that it will begin offering Game Boy Advance titles on the Wii U eShop next week.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 26th 2014 at 1:47PM in News

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Over 50 Unity games are on the way to Wii U, Nintendo claims

Over 50 Unity games are on the way to Wii U, Nintendo claims

Nintendo has attempted to assert that while mainstream publishers may be shunning Wii U, the indie community is not.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Mar 24th 2014 at 10:00AM in News
Never underestimate Nintendo, Molyneux warns

Never underestimate Nintendo, Molyneux warns

Peter Molyneux says Nintendo is one hardware release away from leading the way in games again.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Mar 21st 2014 at 9:32AM in News
PS4 outsold Xbox One in US in February as Wii U hardware sales climb

PS4 outsold Xbox One in US in February as Wii U hardware sales climb

Sony continues to dominate the next-gen hardware market in America, NPD numbers show.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 14th 2014 at 12:05PM in News
Pure Chess dated for Wii U and 3DS; Features smartphone cross-play

Pure Chess dated for Wii U and 3DS; Features smartphone cross-play

Ripstone has confirmed that Pure Chess will be available on the Nintendo eShop later this month.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Mar 13th 2014 at 10:16AM in News

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Nintendo launches indie-centric eShop hub

Nintendo launches indie-centric eShop hub

The Nintendo website has been updated with a new section looking to emphasize the company’s indie credentials.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 11th 2014 at 3:20PM in News
Ward slams Nintendo and EA over Wii U's Need for Speed: Most Wanted

Ward slams Nintendo and EA over Wii U's Need for Speed: Most Wanted

Criterion founder Alex Ward has attacked both Nintendo and EA over their treatment of Need for Speed: Most Wanted on Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 10th 2014 at 12:56PM in News
Wii U version of Watch Dogs is "still alive"

Wii U version of Watch Dogs is "still alive"

Ubisoft insists that the Wii U versions of Watch Dogs is still in development.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 7th 2014 at 9:33AM in News
VIDEO: Mario Kart 8 Limited Edition comes with Spiny Shell

VIDEO: Mario Kart 8 Limited Edition comes with Spiny Shell

Nintendo has detailed the Limited Edition release of Wii U racer Mario Kart 8.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 6th 2014 at 12:24PM in News

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Watch Dogs release date announcement near?

Watch Dogs release date announcement near?

It looks as if Ubisoft may be on the cusp of confirming a new release date for Watch Dogs.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 3rd 2014 at 2:20PM in News
Darksiders II returns to Wii U eShop

Darksiders II returns to Wii U eShop

Nordic has announced that Darksiders II is once again available on the Wii U eShop.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 28th 2014 at 3:57PM in News
Wii U finally overtakes Xbox 360 in Japan

Wii U finally overtakes Xbox 360 in Japan

Almost 15 months after it was released in the territory, Nintendo’s Wii U has finally overtaken Xbox 360 in Japan.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 27th 2014 at 2:55PM in News
New Batman: Arkham Origins DLC dated

New Batman: Arkham Origins DLC dated

Warner Bros has confirmed the release date of its Arkham Origins DLC Cold, Cold Heart.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Feb 26th 2014 at 3:08PM in News

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Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate swooping onto consoles and PC

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate swooping onto consoles and PC

Warner has announced a console and PC release for former handheld exclusive Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 20th 2014 at 2:42PM in News
GDC survey claims devs prefer PS4 over Xbox One and Wii U

GDC survey claims devs prefer PS4 over Xbox One and Wii U

More developers are looking to release games on the PS4 than any other home console, according to a GDC survey.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Feb 18th 2014 at 2:15PM in News
Mutant Mudds finds most success on Nintendo platforms

Mutant Mudds finds most success on Nintendo platforms

Developer Renegade Kid has revealed a surprising statistic about its action platformer Mutant Mudds Deluxe.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 17th 2014 at 10:44AM in News
Mario Kart 8 gets UK release date

Mario Kart 8 gets UK release date

The biggest game on the Wii U release calendar has a UK release date.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Feb 13th 2014 at 11:21PM in News
Watch Dogs Wii U delayed

Watch Dogs Wii U delayed

The Wii U version of Watch Dogs is still in development, but won't launch alongside the rest of the game's platforms this spring.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Feb 11th 2014 at 7:05AM in News
Sonic receives a makeover as series is handed to Western dev

Sonic receives a makeover as series is handed to Western dev

Sega has lifted the curtain on a brand new look for iconic mascot Sonic the Hedgehog.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 7th 2014 at 9:43AM in News
Nintendo could merge handhelds and home consoles into single machine, Iwata admits

Nintendo could merge handhelds and home consoles into single machine, Iwata admits

A single system combining both home and handheld consoles could be the future of Nintendo’s hardware business.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 4th 2014 at 10:44AM in News
Iwata reiterates no Wii U price cut; Says "it is never too late" for console to succeed

Iwata reiterates no Wii U price cut; Says "it is never too late" for console to succeed

Nintendo’s financial plans for the year ahead have not been designed to accommodate a Wii U price drop.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 4th 2014 at 9:48AM in News
Flipkart lists Wii U limited edition consoles at Rs 39,990

Flipkart lists Wii U limited edition consoles at Rs 39,990

Flipkart is now selling two variants of the Wii U at the same price as the PlayStation 4 – Rs 39,990.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Feb 4th 2014 at 7:07AM in News