When Super Smash Bros. launched for Wii U last November, we saw the arrival of not only the popular amiibo line, but also the Wii U GameCube Adapter. This accessory allowed gamers to use any GameCube controller in the new game with ease, with up…..
YouTube made its grand debut just about a decade ago and quickly led to the rise of many internet personalities, though most struggled to remain relevant for an extended period of time. One of the most prominent of the early personalities was that of James…..
Ever since it launched in 2012 the Wii U has struggled to justify itself and the Gamepad that acts as its core gameplay innovation. Nintendoland, ZombiU, and a few other games put up a good effort, but since then there have been few games that…..
It was a foregone conclusion that the Nintendo 64 would eventually make its way to the Wii U Virtual Console, but it was somewhat surprising when they revealed that Nintendo DS games would be coming to the service as well. That was a good awhile…..
The very popular Angry Video Game Nerd has been around for about a decade now, as hard as that may be to believe, but the last couple years have been about as big as they get for James Rolfe himself. Last year saw the release…..
A Gamestop Italy store suggests that The Legend of Zelda Wii U will be coming out in Spring 2015. As reported by My Nintendo News, a photo was taken at Gamestop Italy showing a pre-order box-art for The Legend of Zelda Wii U. The cover…..
Nielsen did a study recently asking people the reasons why they bought one console over the other. It appears the most important reason among PS4 gamers was its resolution. Nielsen asked people over the age of 13 what were the deciding factors on their 8th…..
After a strong holiday showing from Microsoft’s Xbox One in November and December, NPD data for January shows Sony regaining their top selling spot on the hardware charts for the PlayStation 4 in North America. The PlayStation 4 remains the top selling console in North…..
Video gaming has come in many forms over the years, with companies delivering us content in a variety of ways, from cartridges to discs. As we’ve moved into the digital age, there is always constant talk of abandoning the physical copies of games and going…..
The Wii U debuted over two years ago and certainly had quite a rough start for a number of reasons. From the confusing name to very little game support early, the console was basically written off by many. However, the console bounced back strongly in…..
Nintendo has just announced its latest financial report and the Wii U is selling comfortably, although not as high as the 3DS console. As of December 31st, 2014, total hardware sales for the Wii U and 3DS have been impressive. Nintendo has managed to sell…..
The Xbox One console sold pretty well in France in 2014, but it still didn’t manage to pass the Wii U when it comes to overall sales. French publication, Le Figaro, reported on the sales figures for the major console companies in France for the…..
Mario Party 10 was one of Nintendo’s titles that they kind of stealthily revealed last year, which was further detailed as the year went on in future Nintendo Directs. Now, in the midst of the first Nintendo Direct of the year, it was revealed that…..
One of the first bombshells in today’s Nintendo Direct came early on, as Satoru Iwata revealed that the Wii U was going to be getting something that many people were hoping we’d see one day, downloadable Wii games through the Nintendo eShop. This news is…..
2014 might have been a so-so year for gaming in general, but 2015 is shaping up nicely, at least in theory. While we can’t account for possible problems and delays that might arise throughout the year, 2015’s line-up of expected video game releases is looking…..
At the launch of the Nintendo Wii U a little over two years ago, Nintendo offered two different models of the console, one of which was the superior Deluxe 32 GB edition. With that edition also came something special, known as the Nintendo Deluxe Digital…..
Gamestop has more GameCube Adapters in stock, although it’s now part of a new bundle that you have to buy. Just before Christmas, Gamestop was selling the GameCube Adapter as a bundle that came with four GameCube controllers. This bundle was quite expensive since it…..
2014 saw many gamers finally transitioning from the longest console life cycle on record, to newer, more powerful machines. There were plenty of options. Nintendo made a great case to own a Wii U. Microsoft made a complete about face with the Xbox One, offering their biggest…..
The GameCube adapter for Wii U released a little over a month ago, alongside Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, and if you’ve been following the events in that time, you know that it has been almost impossible to find in the time since. GameStop briefly…..
Christmas is almost here and one of the most popular items every year that people ask for are video games. We’ve already told you about the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, which did share a number of games. However, the Wii U is basically its…..
It looks like the choices you will do in The Legend of Zelda Wii U will have an affect on the gameplay environment. ABC News recently interviewed Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto and he talked more about how the development is going with The Legend of Zelda…..
Alongside the release of Super Smash Bros. for Wii U last month came the release of a special adapter for the Wii U that allows players to use their GameCube controllers instead of the variety of native Wii U control schemes. Pretty much right at…..
One of the more compelling elements of last year’s fantastic Super Mario 3D World was the inclusion of mini-games starring the adventurous Captain Toad. They were short, fun segments that involved more puzzles than the usual run-and-jump action of the main Mario series, becoming an interesting diversion to the main game thanks…..
According to a report by Bloomberg, which pulls in various predictions given by industry analysts, Nintendo is shaping up to have a much better year than anyone expected. Multiple analysts have raised their predictions as far as how much profit Nintendo looks to take in,…..
The Wii U came out just over two years ago and the console has now surpassed over two million units in Japan. The Wii U came out in Japan on December 8th, 2012 and has now managed to sell 2,009,513 units since that time. This…..
Some bad news for people living in Australia and New Zealand, you can no longer purchase the Gamecube Adapter for the Wii U console. The Nintendo Australia and New Zealand Twitter page announced: “Due to overwhelming demand, the GameCube Controller Adapter for Wii U is…..
The graphical style of The Legend of Zelda Wii U is unique and this is because it has been inspired by Japanese anime. Zelda Informer reported that The Legend of Zelda Wii U director, Eiji Aonuma, was recently interviewed by Famitsu magazine. He talked more…..
According to EB Games Canada, Nintendo is not making anymore Gamecube Adapters for the Wii U at the moment. A fan asked EB Games Canada on Twitter if they can get more Gamecube Adapters for the Wii U. As reported a few days ago, these…..
The release of Super Smash Bros. for the Wii U is causing huge demand for the Gamecube controller adapter that is used to plug into the Wii U console. As reported by Kotaku, Gamestop told them that several of their stores don’t have the Gamecube…..
SEGA hit the jackpot in the early 1990s with the introduction of the character that would become their mascot, Sonic the Hedgehog. After a string of highly successful and critically acclaimed titles, Sonic seemed nearly unstoppable, even when transitioning to the 3D plane with Sonic…..
The latest issue of Famitsu has a new interview with Eiji Aonuma. Aonuma is the director for The Legend of Zelda Wii U and has spoken how things have gotten along. Nintendo impressed a lot of people went it first revealed The Legend of Zelda…..