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Category Archives: Wii U
While I might get on EA a lot, they are doing the right thing in this case. EA’s Humble Origin Bundle raised $1.65 million for the American Cancer Society. So I commend EA for that. Thanks Amigaengine for the tip!
In the market for a new WiiMote and Nunchuck? Nintendo has you covered, as you can buy refurbished ones for $20 on Nintendo’s online store. There are different colors as well. Buy white here, black here, or blue here.
New details on No Man’s Sky have been revealed. The game features space combat, exploration, resource gathering, and more. See the new screenshots and details below.
GameXplain has tweeted out that Nintendo is making copyright-claims via YouTube again. See the tweet and my take below.
Steel Diver will be getting a special torpedo projectile weapon in Super Smash Bros for Wii U. See the full screenshot below, along with a message from Sakurai.
The Media Create is on the only Japanese sales tracking organization. Dengeki online also tracks sales, and they include download card/bundles. One thing to note is this isn’t 100% accurate. See all the hardware and software numbers from Japan here. Use google translate to see in English.
With The Legend of Zelda A Link Between Worlds doing so well globally, Nintendo has finally got around to adding The Legend of Zelda A Link to the Past on the Wii U VC in Europe. See all the downloads below. Another game of interest is AeternoBlade, there is a demo up on the eShop.
That “award” show was a total sham and no one should have expected any better. Newsflash: It’s ALWAYS been shit. The fact that Nintendo went there with as underwhelming an announcement as Cranky Kong and came out smelling like roses PROVES beyond the shadow of a doubt, that that show is a f**king abomination!
Ever since the Kinect was announced, some people had their concerns about potential spying. A new report on America’s National Security Agency claims that the organizations is using Xbox Live, World of Warcraft, Second Life, and more to spy on people. Read the full report here. My Take past the link. Thanks Anti for the tip!
Emily Rodgers has reiterated that the Miiverse and NNID 3DS update is coming tonight, after Nintendo’s scheduled maintenance. See here tweet below.
Game Informer will have a big feature on Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze in this month’s issue. Nintendo Everything has rounded up all the information from it. New Kong Pow’s, Dixie Kong info, and more.
People need to understand that at its core games need to be treated like games and mot just a form of entertainment, cause the convolution of movies being virtual movies its actually messing up video games.
On the VGX 2013 Awards, Reggie Fils-Aime was asked about the PS4 and Xbox One. The NOA COO went on to congratulate Sony and Microsoft on their console launches.
Some of you guys might have noticed many of the VGX trailers I posted were removed by the user. I just wanted to let you guys know that I’m re-posting those trailers with the official trailers from GT. Thanks for your patience.
No Man’s Sky was one of the big surprises from the VGX awards. See the debut trailer from the show below, as well as the interview after the trailer.
Ripstone Games have been big supporters of the Wii U. Check out Knytt Underground’s launch trailer below. The game is out now on the eShop.
Francis discusses the latest news from the craptastic VGX 2013 Awards. Subscribe to PE YouTube Channel to get all of our videos first.
Best Buy is having a buy one get one 50% off deal on select Wii U and 3DS games. Meaning you can pick up games like Super Mario 3D World for $60, then get your next game for $30. Luigi’s Mansion, A Link Between Worlds, Pokemon X & Y, Mario Kart 7 and Animal Crossing are on there as well. Best Buy is also offering a $25 gift card with Wii U purchases. See all the games here.
YouTuber Dathip, has made a really nice video promoting Playeressence. Thank you so much man, I really appreciate the support. Watch the video below.
Just wanted to give a quick thank you to ALL the Playeressence users out there that came to the site today, for my coverage of the VGX awards. We had a record day for traffic, and I know it’s because you guys are spreading the name of Playerssence to other gamers. Thanks again, and I’m even going to work harder to bring you guys the best damn site I can bring you!
Marcus Beer, the Annoyed Gamer, discusses the pros and cons of each 8th generation console. Thanks Terminator Juice for the heads up!
Once again, Nintendo proves that they march to the beat of their own drum. The VGX Awards is over. All of the big, huge next-gen trailers were shown. And the only announcement trending on Twitter is …..Cranky Kong, from Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze. Well played Ninty, well played. See the craziness here.
GameXplain discusses Cranky Kong’s inclusion in Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze. Hear what they have to say below.
Here are gamers and popular YouTuber’s reactions to Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze being shown at the irrelevant VGX Awards.
Mizzah Tee shares his “Onions” and his impressions of Nintendo online and Wii U’s first year. This is a excellent video, make sure you watch it.
At the VGX Awards tonight, One of the lead developers on Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze outed that the game will support the Wii U Gamepad for Off TV play, Pro Controller Support, plus Wii Mote and Nunchuck support. My Take past the link.