Tag "Wii U"

What you need to know this week: Hermoine graduates, 21-year-old astro-genius, Brad Pitt attacked and more

Emma Watson Shares Cap and Gown Selfie On Graduation Day Emma Watson can add yet another credential to her already impressive resume: Brown University college graduate. The actress, 24, shared

Nintendo will give out 3,000 wristbands for the Super Smash Bros. E3 Tournament

For the second year Nintendo won’t be holding a press conference at E3. Instead it will be holding an invitational 16-man Super Smash Bros. Tournament on June 10th, which is also the

Mario Kart 8 revs up for release with a blistering new trailer

The latest Mario Kart 8 trailer brings with it a few new tidbits to whet your appetite while waiting for the races to start. Mario can be seen throwing brotherly

Top issues with your PS4, Xbox One and Wii U

With the new generations of consoles coming in, it’s always a risky investment for gamers to plunge in first during its launch year. Some console gamers would wait a couple

Nintendo planning on merging their next console and portable systems

Thanks to the evolution of phone hardware, progressing to the point that they are edging ever so closely to the power of home consoles, it made me wonder if we’d

EA on the Wii U: ‘Nintendo was dead to us very quickly’

It’s no secret that the Wii U is not performing as well as Nintendo would have hoped. With minimal support and low sales, it has become a general consensus around

Rumor: Nintendo Fusion, the future of Nintendo

Perhaps you’re one of the few who attended the Nintendo tour called Nintendo Fusion when you were young. It happened in 2003 and was last active in 2006. It was

Batman: Arkham Origins Initiation trailer

You play as Batman as he begins his quest in Origins to protect the city of Gotham, and now a new add-on takes you further back as Bruce Wayne trains

The console war between the PS4, Xbox One and Wii U gets a musical

In one corner we have the PS4, and in the other corner we have the Wii U. With the Xbox One launching today, the console war between the next-gen consoles is

Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures Review

While booting up Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures, I felt like I was warping to the past; to the 16 and 32-bit eras in which the platformer genre was king.

Finally, your 3DS and Wii U eShop balances can be tied together

What if you had $50 in Nintendo Credit and wanted to put it on your Wii U to buy Earthbound and the rest of the credit to buy Ace Attorney:

Marth revealed as a character in Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS

As many know, Nintendo has been updating their Smash Bros. 4 page with pictures and new character release announcements every so often. As of 11:30 PM PST last night, they

New Wii U Deluxe set packages New Super Mario/Luigi U

Nintendo today has revealed plans for yet another new deluxe edition for their Wii U console, this time packaging two games in the box, those being New Super Mario U

Shovel Knight digs into gaming history, IndieCade hands-on preview

Having lived through (and thoroughly enjoyed) the 8-bit era, I can spot the probable influences that Shovel Knight has contained within it. Indie team Yacht Club Games is forging a

Aban Hawkins and the 1001 Spikes, a 2D Dark Souls-like platformer

Aban Hawkins and the 1001 Spikes is one of the types of games that catches my eye. Right up front it lets you know that there are going to be

Super Mario 3D World trailer: the system-seller Wii U needs

At E3 I played a bit of Super Mario 3D World. My favorite level had us four players all trying to control a floating dinosaur while breezing through some rapids,

Sonic the Hedgehog added to Super Smash Bros. Wii U roster

Nintendo has announced during its Nintendo Direct video that Sonic the Hedgehog will be a playable character in its upcoming game, Super Smash Bros. for the Wii U and 3DS

Toon Link joins the Super Smash Bros. Wii U, 3DS roster

Here comes a new challenger! Considering the launch date of Super Smash Bros., we could be saying that for a long while now. Today, as you can see by the

Mighty No. 9 coming to the PS3, Xbox 360 and Wii U

The Mighty No. 9 Kickstarter has been blasting through not only the original goal but also plenty of the stretch goals, the stretch goal that just passed will get Mighty

Platinum Games’ Hideki Kamiya says don’t expect a Bayonetta 3

Bayonetta was that crazy/fun Devil May Cry-style game developed by Platinum Games. The cool thing about Platinum Games, was that it was founded by former members of Capcom’s Cover Studios