In more recent years, Nintendo has greatly struggled with providing a steady stream of new releases for its consoles. The early life for the Wii had plenty of releases, but the later years of the last-gen console and the Wii U have been struggling to…..
We are just over a month away from the release of Super Smash Bros. in the US on the Nintendo 3DS, so the hype meter is hitting critical levels, especially with the Japanese release coming in only a couple weeks, which will blow all of…..
At the end of last week, we learned of another new competitor joining the upcoming Super Smash Bros., Shulk from Xenoblade Chronicles. As a result, the timing seems perfect for Masahiro Sakurai to reveal a new Assist Trophy from that game as well, and this…..
Nintendo’s Amiibo line of figurines officially became available for pre-order a few days ago. The figures retail for $12.99 and are currently available on Amazon and Gamestop. Over on Amazon the figures have been doing very well, with many of the twelve available figures jumping…..
SEGA fans and Wii U owners have been waiting for a date on the upcoming Bayonetta 2 and it looks like they have to wait no longer. Bayonetta 2 will be in players hands by this Halloween. The title is set to release on October…..
Nintendo has just announced a new character will be added to the Super Smash Bros. roster and it’s Shulk from Xenoblade Chronicles. Nintendo Direct showed a short new clip of Super Smash Bros. showcasing Shulk kicking some butt with his sword. He looks pretty cool…..
One of Nintendo’s biggest surprises at this year’s E3 was the reveal of a totally new IP called Splatoon. The game was a third-person shooter where players shot ink while trying to cover the map in their team’s color. It starred a band of new characters called…..
The Legend of Zelda series is always one of the most discussed in gaming and that excitement for the series has been at a peak in recent months. Ever since the unveiling of The Legend of Zelda Wii U during the E3 Nintendo Digital Event,…..
We are still about a month away from the release of Hyrule Warriors in the US, but the game already released in Japan a couple weeks ago and the release wasn’t exactly the smoothest, due to a number of bugs that plagued the game. Luckily,…..
Update: Nintendo has now officially announced this DLC and that it will be $7.99 each, or $11.99 if you buy both. Original Story: Mario Kart 8 was easily one of the best games of 2014 so far and it appears that it will be getting even…..
If you’ve been paying attention to the site over the last few days, you’ve likely seen about the number of Super Smash Bros. related leaks that unveiled a number of unknown characters like Shulk and Duck Hunt Dog, as well as other details about the…..
Super Smash Bros for Nintendo 3DS and Super Smash Bros. for Wii U are no strangers to leaks and rumors. We’ve seen a lot of characters teased via supposedly leaked images. Today’s leak is special though as it contains off-screen footage showing three currently unannounced characters coming to the…..
Just about every franchise of any sort out there these days seems to have its own Monopoly game and Pokemon is no different. The series got its own game way back in the early days of the anime, inspired completely on the anime itself in…..
Hyrule Warriors finally launched last week in Japan after much hype and excitement from fans of The Legend of Zelda series. However, the first week sales numbers are in for the game, and I’m very sad to say that they aren’t too pretty. In its…..
Fatal Frame is a long running psychological horror franchise created by Tecmo but the most recent installment is to be exclusive to the Wii U. Zero: Nuregarasu no Miko which is translated to Fatal Frame: The Black Haired Shrine Maiden or simply Fatal Frame V is…..
We have mostly been on quite the roll lately with Super Smash Bros. daily updates, likely due to the impending release of the game in Japan. While yesterday’s was one of the more lackluster updates in awhile, today’s is certainly a lot more interesting. Assist…..
The Wii U console hasn’t been a huge seller in many parts of the world, but it has increased a lot thanks to release of Hyrule Warriors. Hyrule Warriors is out now on the Wii U over in Japan. Needless to say, Japanese gamers went…..
SteamWorld Dig, the massively successful platform/mining/adventure game created by independent developer Image & Form is coming to the Wii U this month. Initially released via the Nintendo eShop for the 3DS in November 2013, it made its way to Windows/Mac/Linux via Steam and finally hit…..
Following the tragic death of comedic genius Robin Williams last week, we saw a few petitions started to see him remembered in some of his favorite game series, Warcraft and The Legend of Zelda. We already saw Blizzard respond to one petition, so now it…..
The upcoming Super Smash Bros. is certainly looking to be the biggest in the series thus far, and one area where that is apparent is with alternate costumes. In past games, we had very few of them to choose from, but this time around we…..
There is a reason why there is a lack of Assassin’s Creed games being released for the Wii U this year. This is because Ubisoft reckons Wii U owners isn’t interested in the series. This is according to Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot who talked with…..
Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire are set to release this coming November for the Nintendo 3DS, but we are already getting teases of another possible game. It has been announced that the NicoNico Stream on August 26 will be holding a special announcement known…..
Hyrule Warriors is out in Japan, although it appears some players are experiencing some technical issues that are plaguing the game right now. Nintendo Everything reports many Japanese Hyrule Warriors owners have expressed their concerns on Twitter and blogs on some technical issues the game…..
Super Mario 3D World released last November on the Wii U to extreme critical acclaim. Personally, it was my favorite game of 2013 and can never get enough of it. However, now it appears that Nintendo might not be completely done with the game yet,…..
Nintendo has announced that Mario Kart 8 has sold over one million units in the United States alone after two and a half months on the market. This makes it the second Wii U game to sell over a million in the US, with launch title New Super…..
Hyrule Warriors just launched yesterday in Japan to much praise thus far, but Koei Tecmo is already talking about the future of the game beyond release. Unlike The Legend of Zelda games of the past where the released game is basically the final product, it…..
In the modern age of gaming, remasters of games seem to be becoming more prevalent in the industry. Most recently, we saw The Last of Us Remastered, even as a game that just released last year, and it has been selling extremely well in the…..
The creator of Minecraft, Markuss “Notch” Persson, has openly expressed his opinion on what he thinks of the Nintendo Wii U console. He didn’t really have any nice things to say about it sadly. Notch sent out some tweets recently bashing the Wii U console…..
Hyrule Warriors officially launches today in Japan, but those of us in the US will have to wait a little longer, as it won’t hit North American until September 26. In the meantime, tons of news is rushing out due to this release overseas and…..
Probably the most exciting addition to the upcoming Super Smash Bros., which is saying something, is Mega Man. One of the iconic characters on the NES, the Blue Bomber makes his triumphant return to Nintendo on both the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. With a…..
During last week’s Hyrule Warriors focused Nintendo Direct, we learned of a few new playable characters for the game, all of the villain variety. One of those happened to be The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword’s Ghirahim and following Ganondorf and Zant’s character trailers, we…..