Tag "Wii U"

Slender: The Arrival Wii U review

Slender Man has gained quite the popularity these past few years. First he was a meme, then a hit web-game, and now a bigger released game on PC and consoles

Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water review – How U will be spooked

The most I’ve heard about Fatal Frame (Zero in Japan; Project Zero in Europe) was that it’s a universally appreciated Japanese horror game series that involves using a camera to fight ghosts. How awesome is that? The

Star Fox Zero delayed to Q1 2016

Just when we thought Nintendo’s holiday lineup couldn’t get any smaller. Star Fox Zero‘s producer, Shigeru Miyamoto, announced over Nintendo’s Console Gaming page on Facebook that the game won’t be coming out

Nintendo’s new President Tatsumi Kimishima predicted Wii U would fail

Earlier today, Nintendo named Tatsumi Kimishima the new President of the company. He previously served as President of the Pokemon Company and Nintendo of America along with being its CEO

Pikmin 4 is ‘very close to completion’

In an interview with Eurogamer, Nintendo developer Shigeru Miyamato has not only confirmed the existence of Pikmin 4, but also stated that it’s “very close to completion.” The article reads: “It’s actually very close

Hands-on preview: Poncho, the side-scrolling game with the three-plane system

I’ve only played a good 15 minutes of Delve Interactive’s upcoming game Poncho and I can already say that it is one of the most unique platformers I have ever

Shulk, Sonic and Mega Man will be playable in Super Mario Maker

At E3 we had a first-hand look at the new Super Mario Marker which will release on September 11th in North America. It adds Link and Wii Fit Trainer as

Nintendo President Satoru Iwata has passed away

As of 2 days ago, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata died at the age of 55. A statement published yesterday by Nintendo reads: “Nintendo Co., Ltd. deeply regrets to announce that President

E3 2015: Where Nintendo’s Digital Event went wrong

Last year at E3 2014, Nintendo proved that they could do so much more with a pre-recorded presentation instead of a traditional press conference; with Amiibos, Super Smash Bros, Zelda

Smash Bros’ Lucas comes out of nowhere June 14

Nintendo just tweeted this morning that Nintendo’s other PK fighter, Lucas, will joining the fight on June 14th. There is major hype for his return to the Smash Bros. scene,

Rodea the Sky Soldier officially soars into stores this September

Earlier this year I had a chance to attend a press event for NIS America. While most games made by NIS end up on Sony platforms, this year they had

Xbox One consumes $250 million worth of energy a year

A simple change could potentially save America’s Xbox One users up to $250 million annually on their energy bills; however, Microsoft is avoiding making any such changes. Even when your

Game Awards 2014: The Legend of Zelda Wii U

The 2014 Game Awards happened yesterday and both Shigeru Miyamoto and Eiji Aonuma were happy to bring some joy to every Nintendo fan with a world premiere. This year they

Amiibo launch day hands-on first impressions

  November 21’st marked the launch day that Nintendo fans have been waiting for, and that is the launch of both Pokemon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire, and Super Smash Bros. Wii

Nintendo Direct reveals the world of Xenoblade Chronicles X

According to Nintendo, President Satoru Iwata announced that Xenoblade Chronicles X is still on track for a 2015 release. He showed off new gameplay footage of the upcoming Wii U-exclusive RPG.

Japan’s Hyrule Warriors Premium Box is filled with a ‘treasure’

Japan releases a lot of premium sets that are usually exclusive to a particular store or website, so it’s no surprise to see that Nintendo and Temco Koei are releasing a really

Conan plays Smash Bros Wii U

For those of you who don’t know, Conan O’Brien does the Clueless Gamer sketch every once in a while where he plays a video game and has absolutely no idea what’s

1001 frustrations! 1001 Spikes (PC review)

So the Dark Soul series has kicked your butt all over the gaming world, and you seem to enjoy the tedious difficulty that it brings, but you want something new

Mario Kart 8 sells 1.2 million copies on launch weekend

Mario Kart 8 released on Friday, May 30th (May 29th in Japan), and now Nintendo reports Mario Kart 8 on the Wii U has sold 1.2 million copies worldwide. This