Category Archives: Wii U

120+ Upcoming Wii U Indie Games: Beat’em Ups

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“Join Jason Lepine as he lists off Indie Wii U titles by genre through a 14 part series. Indie Corner will highlight Indie games through short game previews and put the spotlight on some unknown gems. In this video we go over some Beat’Em Up Games.”

Project Cars – The Journey Begins Trailer

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Slightly Mad Studios has uploaded a brand new trailer for Project Cars. And like always, the game is looking simply spectacular.

Watch Dogs – Brand new PS4 Gameplay Info – PlayStation Access

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The PlayStation Access team has uploaded a brand new interview showing off new gameplay from Watch Dogs on PS4. See the interview and footage past the link.

Watch Dogs – Life of a Hacker Interview

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PlayStation has uploaded a brand new interview revealing new details on Watch Dogs on PS4. Learn about the gameplay, main character, story, and more.

Flashback 2012 – AlphaOmegaSin Talks About Nintendo Owning the Fatal Frame Franchise

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With Fatal Frame being announced for the Nintendo Wii U, I thought it would be nice to show what Alpha Omega Sin said back in 2012 about Nintendo’s acquisition.

Watch Dogs – 9 Minutes of Multiplayer Gameplay Footage

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Ubisoft has uploaded a brand new video showing off 9 minutes of multiplayer gameplay footage. See all the hacking action past the link.

Mario Kart 8 – 18 Minutes of Footage from 16 Different Tracks

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The Wizards of Nintendo, GameXplain, have uploaded nearly 18 minutes footage from Mario Kart 8. What’s unique about this video is they give you at least one lap from 16 different tracks. See all the shell throwing, mushroom boosting action past the link.

Miiverse Updated by Nintendo

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Nintendo has updated Miiverse. Get the full update notes past the link.

Media Create Sales (4/14/14 – 4/20/14) – Yokai Watch & 3DS Lead

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This weeks Media Create Sales Charts are in. Yokai Watch was the top selling title with 34,690 units sold. The 3DS topped hardware with 19,943 units sold. Get the full list of best selling titles and consoles below. 

Famitsu Review Scores: Issue #1325 – Child of Light & Mario Golf Scored

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Famitsu has reviewed Child of Light and Mario Golf in the latest issued. See most of the final scores below.

RMC asks when will StarFox Return in his Latest ‘End of Day’ Thought

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RMC from GoNintendo has posted another interesting ‘end of day’ thought asking the question when will we see Nintendo return to the Star Fox franchise. Get a snippet of what he has to say below, as well as my own take on the matter.

The Wonderful 101 – Hard Mode 1080p Gameplay (Part 3)

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Get over hump day with some nice gameplay of The Wonderful 101 in 1080p. Make sure to Subscribe to my PE Nintendo Channel to get all PE’s Nintendo related videos first! 

Shovel Knight (Wii U) – Off-screen Footage from PAX East 2014

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ThirdRateMinion has uploaded nearly 20 minutes of footage from the near final build of Shovel Knight, check out all the classic awesomeness past the link.

Monster Hunter Frontier X Attack on Titan DLC Trailer

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Monster Hunter Frontier is getting some Attack on Titan DLC. Capcom has released a new trailer showing off the crossover content.

Charizard Takes a bite out of Crime in new Super Smash Bros for 3DS Screenshot

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Masahiro Sakurai has uploaded a new Super Smash Bros for 3DS screenshot showing off Charizard biting a waddle dee.

Wii U & 3DS eShop Charts – Super Mario Bros 3 tops Both Systems

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Super Mario Bros. 3 has taken the top spot on the Wii U and 3DS eShop charts. See the full list for both systems below.

China’s Censorship Rules have been Released for Console Games

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China is getting ready to allow the big three to sell their consoles and games in their country. However, there are rules to follow if Sony, MS, and Nintendo want to be able to sell their games. Get a rundown of all the rules the Chinese government has put in place.

Art of Balance Wii U Screenshot #2

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Manfred Linzer from Shin’en has provided Nintendo Everything with another screenshot for Art of Balance Wii U, as well as giving some inside details on the game. 

Hex Heroes KickStarter Needs $10,000 in 34 Hours

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If you want to play Hex Heroes on the Wii U you might want to donate to the KickStarter ASAP. The team needs a little under $10,000 in the next 34 hours to get the game funded. Check out a trailer below to see if this is the type of game you would like to play. 

NES Remix 2 – Japanese TV Spot

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Nintendo has released a brand new NES Remix 2 commercial in Japan. It shows off a number of classic games and fun to be had in the title. Check it out past the link.

Nic Watt of Nnooo – Exclusive Interview – Mizzah Tee at PAX East 2014

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Mizzah Tee interviews Nic Watt of the Indie Studio Nnooo FOOS!

Please Read the the User Code of Conduct

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Hello PE community! I would like to make sure all users read the PE user Code of Conduct. The rules here are a bit different from other places, and we’ve had a lot of new users come to the site recently. This Code of Conduct was written by a member of the community, so you know he has everyone’s best interest in mind. Thanks again! 

Nintendo Announces Fatal Frame for Wii U – AlphaOmegaSin

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AlphaOmegaSin discusses the news that Fatal Frame is in development for the Wii U.

Call of Duty 2014 – First in-game Character Visual Revealed

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The next big Call of Duty game is coming this fall. At GDC 2014, Sledgehammer Games showed off the first in-game character visual for the PS4, Xbox One, and PC versions of the game. See that single screenshot below.

Wii U 32GB Deluxe System with Mario and Luigi U for $249.99 on eBay

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Buy,com through eBay has another Wii U Deluxe deal. You can grab the Deluxe Mario and Luigi U bundle for $249.99. That is a savings of about $50 off the regular price. This is a brand new unopened system. More details and information can be found right here

Mario Kart 8 Might be Getting a demo (Rumor)

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According to a NeoGAFer who attended Wondercon, a Nintendo rep apparently told him/her that Nintendo will be releasing a demo for Mario Kart 8. Nintendo doesn’t do demo’s very often for first party retail games, so the chances do seem slim. However, if there is one game that can really showcase what the Wii U can do, Mario Kart 8 is that game.  Mario Kart 8 launches on May 30th for the Wii U. Via: GoNintendo

Ubisoft has “Dedicated Experts” on the Wii U Version of Watch Dogs, “Much to Share” in the Future

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Ubisoft has once again reassured the Wii U version of Watch Dogs is not cancelled, in addition to proclaiming they have “experts” looking over each version of the game. Watch Dogs lead Dominic Guy discussed the matter with Gaming Bolt below. 

NES Remix 2 – Classic NES Challenges Trailer

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Nintendo has uploaded a brand new trailer for NES Remix 2, this one shows off some of the classic challenges that await players in the game.

Ubisoft Employee Teases A new Prince of Persia Game

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Ubisoft engineer Drew James has begun asking ‘whats next for #PrinceOfPersia?’ He then shows off a montage of past Prince of Persia heroes. Check out the full shot below. 

Super Smash Bros Franchise Character Models Comparison, from N64 to Wii U/3DS

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MoldyClay has posted a Super Smash Bros franchise character model comparison on Twitter. The posts show off the various models of popular Smash Bros characters from the N64 to the Wii U/3DS. 

One Piece Unlimited World Red – 37 New Screenshots

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Bandai Namco has released brand new screenshots for One Piece Unlimited World Red. See all of the pirate action past the break.

One Piece Unlimited World Red Launching in Europe on June 27th, North America in July, Collector’s Editions Detailed

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Bandai Namco has announced that One Piece Unlimited World Red will launch on the PS3, PS Vita, Wii U, and 3DS on June 27th in Europe. North America has been given a vague July release window. The firm has also detailed the two versions of the game: Straw Hat & Chopper Editions. Get the full details on those below. 

Kingdom Hearts – Did You Know Voice Acting

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Christopher Niosi has uploaded a new Did You Know Voice Acting on the Kingdom Hearts franchise. And like always, it’s packed full of great details.