Tag Archives: e3 2011

NINTENDO: Five Ubisoft games set for Wii U

Ubisoft has outlined its game line-up for Nintendo’s freshly announced Wii U console and controller system. This consists of an Assassin’s Creed title, a new Rabbids game and Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Online. In a statement the publisher said it will also be working on two new brands including a …

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NINTENDO: EA backs Wii U

Electronic Arts is on board to develop games for the newly announced Wii U console. John Riccitiello took to the stage during Nintendo’s E3 press conference. Having made several appearances at Microsoft and Sony conferences, this was the first time he has spoken at a Nintendo E3 event. "This a …

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NINTENDO: Wii U gets LEGO City exclusive

LEGO City Stories will be one of the first games to arrive on the Nintendo Wii U next year. The title – which will also be available on 3DS – will be an open world action title with a style following in the footsteps of previous LEGO video games. It …

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NINTENDO: Smash Bros for 3DS and Wii U

Nintendo is working on not one, but two new versions of its popular fighting game, Super Smash Bros. During the firm’s E3 press conference, Nintendo’s Satoru Iwata announced that new instalments in the series are being developed for both 3DS and the newly-announced Wii U console. The games will be …

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NINTENDO: Mario Kart 3DS detailed

Nintendo has confirmed that Mario Kart 3DS will be released this Christmas. The game was introduced during the firm’s E3 press conference by Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime, who assured fans that this would be a completely new iteration of the popular racing series. In addition to the traditional …

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NINTENDO: Luigi’s Mansion 2 heads to 3DS

Nintendo has lifted the lid on a new Luigi’s Mansion game for its 3DS handheld. The firm’s US president Reggie Fils-Aime revealed a host of new games for 3DS which he described as headline titles”. One of them was Luigi’s Mansion 2 – a follow-up to the Gamecube launch title. …

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NINTENDO: Zelda downloads start tomorrow

Nintendo will make two Zelda titles available for download by the end of the year. The platform holder’s E3 press conference kicked off with a musical celebration of the Zelda series, with a medley of themes played by a full orchestra, before franchise creator Shigeru Miyamoto took to the stage. …

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E3 2011: Xbox Summer of Arcade detailed

Microsoft has unveiled the line-up for this year’s Summer of Arcade promotion, which it uses to showcase a select ensemble of new and imaginative Xbox Live Arcade releases. The promotion starts in July, bringing a new XBLA title for five consecutive weeks. This year’s Summer of Arcade games will be …

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E3 2011 LIVEBLOG: Nintendo

And we come to the moment we’ve all been waiting for. There are few things as exciting in this industry as a new Nintendo console. What to expect? Who knows. And that’s the beauty of Nintendo – never try and predict it. Surprises surely await. For all the news the …

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