Wii U

Nintendo claims Amiibo shortage was due to exceeded expectations

by 4 days ago

While Nintendo continues to have problems with supplying Amiibos to meet demand, the company is apparently very much aware of the issue and is hoping to rectify it in the …

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Sakurai defends Smash Bros. DLC model, condemns others

by 4 days ago

While Nintendo is rolling out DLC for Super Smash Bros. for 3DS and Wii U, game lead Masahiro Sakurai isn’t happy with how some of the industry handles post-release content. …

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Activision doesn’t plan to release a new Guitar Hero next year

by 6 days ago

Activision has confirmed that it doesn’t plan to annualize the Guitar Hero series after the launch of Guitar Hero Live later this year. Speaking with GameInformer, Activision’s Tyler Michaud said …

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Nintendo announces Best Buy is getting an exclusive Splatoon Wii U bundle

by 7 days ago

Nintendo has announced that there will be a Splatoon Wii U bundle released alongside the game on May 29th. The bundle will be exclusive to Best Buy, and will come …

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FreeStyle offers a behind-the-scenes look at Guitar Hero Live’s new direction

by 7 days ago

Last week, Activision and FreeStyle Games announced Guitar Hero Live, which features a new guitar, live action setup, and a crowd that will react in real time to how you …

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Adventure on a budget — Affordable Space Adventures review

by 2 weeks ago

When Wii U launched in 2012 it came with promises of unique gameplay experiences that could only be found on Nintendo’s latest console.  The GamePad was meant to revolutionize the …

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Update files hint at Ryu from Street Fighter coming to Smash Bros.

by 2 weeks ago

It appears that Street Fighter’s Ryu might be joining the roster of Super Smash Bros. for 3DS and Wii U. Reddit users have been sifting through files of the most …

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Project Cars appears to have gone gold

by 2 weeks ago

After multiple delays, it appears that Project Cars has finally gone gold. News of this comes from Slightly Mad Studios’ Andy Tudor, who posted the hex color code for gold …

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Mewtwo now available as DLC to owners of Smash Bros. 3DS and Wii U

by 2 weeks ago

For those unaware, Mewtwo is now available as DLC for Super Smash Bros. for 3DS and Wii U to those that own copies of both versions. Eligible players will be …

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Retail listings reveal how much Yoshi Woolly World Amiibo cost

by 2 weeks ago

It looks like the wool Yoshi Amiibos will be slightly more expensive than standard figures. News of this comes from listings on UK retailer GAME, which has multiple bundles for …

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Activision announces Guitar Hero Live with a new guitar and direction

by 2 weeks ago

After a brief teaser yesterday, Activision has revealed Guitar Hero Live for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Wii U, Xbox One, and Xbox 360. Guitar Hero Live will forgo the in-game …

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Six ways Nintendo can alleviate their amiibo situation

by 3 weeks ago

When Nintendo released its first wave of amiibo figures alongside Super Smash Bros. for Wii U last fall, few people could have guessed just how popular they would become.  With …

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