Unlike the rest of the world, the Wii U console is very popular in Japan as some retailers are selling out. Japanese website, Gamer Life, reports that stock is scarce in Japan for the Wii U console. It notes that Amazon Japan is “out of stock”…..
Mother 3 is the third and final entry to date of the fan favorite RPG series in Japan, the second of the series in which became Earthbound in the US. We finally got a localization of the first game for the first time in the…..
Nintendo recently revealed the details regarding their replacement for the now defunct Club Nintendo, called My Nintendo, revealing it’s coming next month. However, we have now learned that the company is shooting for a very high number when it comes to members they want to…..
While no new information was revealed from Nintendo in regards to their next console, their latest Financial Briefing did reveal some information regarding other endeavors. The company revealed to those in attendance that they are looking into VR, though sadly we have no news beyond…..
Nintendo has announced its financial earnings for the last quarter that ended and it has updated its sales figures for the Wii U, 3DS and more. Nintendo released its latest financial report via two PDF files in which you can read in full detail by…..
Nintendo’s ink shooter Splatoon continues to be a hit on the Wii U even though the free weapon and stage updates are no more, as the tournaments continue to get the community excited. While Inkling Boy, Inkling Girl and Inkling Squid already have their own…..
If you’re planning utilizing the online portion of the Wii U’s Super Mario Maker then I have some bad news for you, as Nintendo has announced an ongoing network maintenance that will last around a day and a half. Nintendo is being very specific when…..
In a couple of more months gamers will be able to experience the world of The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess for the first time in beautiful HD, and now we have even more footage to raise the hype levels. You can check out the…..
The Nintendo Direct presentations quickly became Nintendo’s go-to method of making announcements and giving further details on already announced games a few years ago. Following the track record of the past, we are due for one pretty soon and some recent leaks and announcements seem…..
While the Harvest Moon series has been one that is mostly associated with Nintendo, the series has dabbled in mobile gaming before and the latest game in the series doing the same. Harvest Moon: Seeds of Memories is now available to download on iOS platforms,…..
An official release date for the latest Olympic match-up between Mario and Sonic, Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, has been revealed. The fifth entry in the series will launch on March 18 for the 3DS, though the Wii U version is…..
Nintendo has now released Wii U system update version 5.5.1. Don’t get too excited though as the new update does not come with any huge features. The Japanese Nintendo website posted a little more about the Wii U update. It said: “Further improvements to overall…..
The PS4 might be selling more units than any other console in most countries, but in Japan it has been beaten by Nintendo’s Wii U and 3DS. Famitsu has posted the best selling video games and video games hardware during Christmas week over in Japan……
The ESRB has now rated The Legend Of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD for Wii U. Not a lot has changed from the original version from the sounds of things. The game has been rated T for Teen. The content descriptors says: Animated Blood, Fantasy Violence……
2015 truly was the definition of an up and down year for the Nintendo Wii U, as while we got fantastic games like Splatoon, Super Mario Maker, and Xenoblade Chronicles X, we also had disappointments like Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash and Mario Party 10. The…..
Splatoon will be receiving one of the final pieces of free content tonight or tomorrow depending on where you live. Nintendo of Europe confirmed the Piranha Pit map is coming to the colorful Wii U shooter. Nintendo of Europe posted a Twitter update announcing the…..
In North America, it’s now Christmas Eve. You may want to visit Gamestop’s website to buy a great pre-owned console bundle that includes a PS4, Xbox One and Wii U. If you visit Gamestop’s official website, they are selling a special “Pre-Owned Next Generation Hardware…..
Tomonobu Itagaki was once one of the respected developers in gaming with two well respected franchises, but has since gone way downhill. After departing Team Ninja on less than amiable terms, his latest game Devil’s Third received scathing reviews in Japan upon release and now…..
Nintendo has announced a Wii U console bundle that will include a copy of Pokken Tournament. The announcement for a Pokken Tournament Wii U bundle was announced by Nintendo Japan. Nintendo did not announce if this bundle will be out in other countries just yet……
Unfortunately it looks like the thoughts of a Wii U version of Rare Replay were just a bit too good to be true. If you haven’t been following this chain of events, it essentially boils down to the following. A fan tweeted the official Microsoft…..
The ESRB has now rated Super Mario Galaxy for the Wii U. This might mean the game is coming to the Virtual Console very soon. There was not much information provided in the ESRB listing on their official website. All it showed is that Super…..
The racing genre has easily one of the most diverse libraries of games to choose from that include realistic racers like Forza and the arcade style of Mario Kart. While the futuristic racing genre has not received as much love in recent years, with the…..
After years of speculation and thousands (millions?) of fans asking for it, Mojang has finally announced that Minecraft: Wii U Edition is coming. The marriage of Minecraft and Nintendo has been long desired by fans as the two seemed to match so well in terms…..
In a very interesting interview with Time, new Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima opened up about the current state of Nintendo and their plans going forward. The entire piece is worth a look, going into the company’s mobile strategy, as well as how they feel about their…..
Monolith Soft was initially formed under the umbrella of Namco before being bought completely by Nintendo later. Serving as a first party developer, they released the critically acclaimed Xenoblade Chronicles on the Wii, which served as a spiritual successor to their Xenosaga series. Close to…..
The Nintendo Wii U console managed to beat out both the PS4 and Xbox One on Black Friday judging by buyers ordering on the Target website. Target announced on its website: “Gaming consoles were popular in stores and online, including Nintendo Wii U, which was…..
One of the most annoying things about the Wii U is that you aren’t able to buy a separate gamepad on its own. This is about to change as Japan is starting to see them separately from the console itself. As seen on the official…..
Nintendo has announced that it will be holding special deals on the eShop this coming weekend for various 3DS and Wii U video games. Nintendo of Europe announced on Twitter: “From Friday to Monday we’ll have #eShop Cyber Deals taking place each day on #WiiU…..
Mario may be most renowned for his platforming prowess, but that doesn’t stop him from taking a break to play some sports with friends, with the Mario Tennis series being one of the most well rounded of all. Skipping a brand new game on the…..
North American retailer, Toys R Us, has now revealed its Black Friday deals for PS4, Xbox One and Wii U consoles and games. It appears all North American retailers are offering the same price and deals for PS4 and Xbox One console bundles. Toys R…..
It look like Minecraft will makes it debut on the Wii U console after all as PEGI has rated it on its official website. The game was just rated as of November 12th with Microsoft Studios being the publisher. This makes sense since Microsoft bought…..