Entries in 'Wii U' (249)

Nintendo: Zelda Wii U is a system-seller

Nintendo: Zelda Wii U is a system-seller

Nintendo says its HD update of GameCube classic The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker will help shift Wii U consoles.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Sep 24th 2013 at 1:34PM in News
Wii Sports in for HD Wii U re-release as Wii Fit U goes free

Wii Sports in for HD Wii U re-release as Wii Fit U goes free

Nintendo has announced a planned digital release for an HD Wii U version of Wii classic Wii Sports.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 18th 2013 at 12:42PM in News
VIDEO: How does Wind Waker HD compare to the original?

VIDEO: How does Wind Waker HD compare to the original?

A new video has offered a direct comparison between the 1080p visuals offered by The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD and the GameCube original.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 12th 2013 at 10:04AM in News
Nintendo has received Wii U interest "from over 1,000 indie devs"

Nintendo has received Wii U interest "from over 1,000 indie devs"

If the numbers coming from Nintendo are to be believed, indie development interest in Wii U is at astronomic levels.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 11th 2013 at 10:05AM in News

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Cross Plane controller aims to bring Wii U tablet control to Xbox 360 and PS3

Cross Plane controller aims to bring Wii U tablet control to Xbox 360 and PS3

A new Kickstarter project wants to bring some of the Wii U’s key functionality to owners of rival systems.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 6th 2013 at 2:02PM in News
Hines: Nintendo has lost its chance with third parties and Wii U

Hines: Nintendo has lost its chance with third parties and Wii U

It may be too late to convince third parties to support Wii U, claims Bethesda’s VP of PR and marketing Pete Hines.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Sep 3rd 2013 at 12:02PM in News
Wii U version of Rayman Legends outperforms rivals

Wii U version of Rayman Legends outperforms rivals

Rayman Legends may have dropped its Wii U exclusivity, but Ubisoft’s title has still been a success for Nintendo’s machine.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 2nd 2013 at 4:06PM in News
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

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How would Reggie Fils-Aime describe the PS4 and Xbox One launch line-ups? "Meh"

How would Reggie Fils-Aime describe the PS4 and Xbox One launch line-ups? "Meh"

Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime has delivered his verdict over the PS4 and Xbox One software launch line-ups.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 29th 2013 at 12:34PM in News
Nintendo cuts Wii U UK price by around £30, includes new free game

Nintendo cuts Wii U UK price by around £30, includes new free game

Nintendo has cut the trade price of Wii U, with retailers knocking around £30 off the RRP.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 29th 2013 at 12:30PM in News
UPDATED: Zelda: Wind Waker HD Wii U bundles confirmed, special edition announced

UPDATED: Zelda: Wind Waker HD Wii U bundles confirmed, special edition announced

As previously rumoured, Nintendo will be bundling its Wind Waker remake in with the Wii U this Christmas.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 28th 2013 at 5:42PM in News
Nintendo cuts Wii U price in North America, UK to follow?

Nintendo cuts Wii U price in North America, UK to follow?

The price of the Premium Wii U bundle has been slashed by $50 in the US and Canada.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 28th 2013 at 5:05PM in News

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N-Space forced to abandon Nintendo due to lack of publisher demand

N-Space forced to abandon Nintendo due to lack of publisher demand

The CEO of Skylanders: Giants and Swap Force co-developer N-Space has said that his studio currently has no Nintendo games in development for the first time in a decade.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 21st 2013 at 3:32PM in News
Rumour: Nintendo readying Wii U Wind Waker bundle

Rumour: Nintendo readying Wii U Wind Waker bundle

A new Wii U bundle starring The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD appears to be on the way.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 21st 2013 at 6:20AM in News
Pokemon Rumble U figures now available at GAME

Pokemon Rumble U figures now available at GAME

Nintendo’s first foray into the world of NFC collecting is now available at UK retailer GAME.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 15th 2013 at 11:47AM in News
Nintendo targets new audiences with fresh IP

Nintendo targets new audiences with fresh IP

Platfrom holder Nintendo believes The Wonderful 101 can draw in new fans to Wii U.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Aug 13th 2013 at 2:47PM in News

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Iwata dismisses Wii U price concerns, says software is the issue

Iwata dismisses Wii U price concerns, says software is the issue

The Wii U’s full retail price of between £250 and £300 is not the reason for its market struggles.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 12th 2013 at 12:54PM in News
Mario and Luigi skins included in Rayman Legends on Wii U

Mario and Luigi skins included in Rayman Legends on Wii U

The Wii U version of Rayman Legends will offer an extra goodie for Nintendo fans.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 8th 2013 at 12:03PM in News
Wii U still selling at a loss to Nintendo

Wii U still selling at a loss to Nintendo

An impending price drop for the Wii U appears to be out of the question, as Nintendo is still losing money on each console sold.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 8th 2013 at 4:25AM in News
Professor Layton vs Phoenix Wright coming to Europe; Wind Waker HD and others dated

Professor Layton vs Phoenix Wright coming to Europe; Wind Waker HD and others dated

Nintendo has at last confirmed a European release for Professor Layton vs Phoenix Wright on 3DS.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 7th 2013 at 3:53PM in News
Platinum praises 'perfectionists' Nintendo over Bayonetta 2 partnership

Platinum praises 'perfectionists' Nintendo over Bayonetta 2 partnership

Nintendo has been praised by new partner Platinum games over its partnership to bring Bayonetta 2 to Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 7th 2013 at 12:58PM in News
Bethesda: Wii U not on our radar

Bethesda: Wii U not on our radar

Bethesda isn’t developing any of its upcoming games for Wii U and the console is not part of the company’s near-term focus, according to VP of PR and marketing Pete ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 7th 2013 at 7:50AM in News
PlayStation, Xbox and Nintendo: indie developers are our future

PlayStation, Xbox and Nintendo: indie developers are our future

The biggest names in the games industry say that indie developers will define the future of their businesses.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 6th 2013 at 11:36AM in News
(Wii) U are not alone - specialist retail backs console

(Wii) U are not alone - specialist retail backs console

UK supermarkets are ready to drop Wii U unless Nintendo can drastically turn sales around.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 2nd 2013 at 9:45AM in News
Analysis: Can Nintendo turn Wii U sales around this Christmas

Analysis: Can Nintendo turn Wii U sales around this Christmas

Sales of Nintendo’s Wii U have been well below even the bleakest of expectations.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 1st 2013 at 2:02PM in News