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Shin Megami Tensei IV Final Announced for 3DS – First Details | PlayerEssence

Shin Megami Tensei IV Final was recently announced for the Nintendo 3DS. Get my thoughts on the game and the first details here. More »

Star Fox Zero Delayed to get That “Platinum Feel” – My Thoughts

We all know Star Fox Zero has been delayed to Q1 2016, but now Platinum Games has elaborated a bit on the delay. Get my thoughts here. More »

Big Channel Update – New PC Specs, Better Quality, More Content!

I’ve got a lot of new content coming to PlayerEssence which some of you guys have already seen. I go over all the changes and content already up and coming soon! More »

Hyrule Warriors (Wii U): A BIT RUSTY – Part 1 (1080p/60fps) | PlayerEssence

YO!!!! I got a new let’s play for you guys on Hyrule Warriors! This one is going to be shaped by you guys! Let me know what characters, stages and weapons you want me to play NEXT in the comments section below More »

PE Plays - Main Playthrough | BioShock Infinite (PC)

Catch all the latest episodes of BioShock Infinite here! More »

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U: For Glory ‘Chalk Talk’ #1

Got a brand new series for you guys called For Glory Chalk Talk! In this show, I’ll be playing Super Smash Bros. for Wii U with my main characters and detailing tips to improve together! More »


Category Archives: Wii U

Nintendo is Laying Down the System BanHammers to Cheaters in Splatoon


Yo, this is what I like to see! Nintendo is laying down the BanHammer on jackasses cheating and hacking in Splatoon. Some hackers have been deleting people’s save files and accessing weapons not available to everyone at the moment.

Nintendo is actively laying down system bans on these idiots. Sorry for my language,  but I can’t stand people who cheat in video games. It’s not that important!

Via: MNN

Nintendo Owns Over 32% of the Market Share in Japan


Nintendo is doing quite good in their home country in terms of market share. Dengeki has revealed the top 10 publishers in Japan, and Nintendo beats second place by nearly triple.  Check out the top 10 below.

1. Nintendo – 32,1%
2. Level 5 – 11,9%
3. Square Enix – 11%
4. Bandai Namco – 10,7%
5. Konami – 5,3%
6. Capcom – 4,9%
7. Sony Computer Entertainment – 3,1%
8. GunHo – 2,3%
9. Spike Chunsoft – 1,8%
10. Marvelous – 1,5%

Via: MNN

Skylanders Superchargers (Wii U) – Over 60 Minutes of Co-op Footage with DK & Bowser | cobanermani456


Cobanermani456 checks out co-op in Skylanders Superchargers on the Wii U. They are using Bowser and Donkey Kong!

BIG Nintendo News Incoming Soon? | PlayerEssence


Rumor has it that Nintendo will have some big news to share with us soon. Get my take on the matter below. Subscribe to PlayerEssence here.

A Wii U Price Drop “Now” is Pointless | PlayerEssence

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A certain website and various YouTubers are calling for Nintendo to drop the price of the Wii U to compete with Sony dropping the price of the PS4 in the US. But I have to ask ONE question….why? It makes ZERO business sense. Subscribe to PlayerEssence for those massive knowledge drops.

Shovel Knight Retail Release Canceled on Xbox One, Confirmed for November 3rd


Yacht Club Games has confirmed the Xbox One release of Shovel Knight has been canceled due to “publisher policies”. However,  the retail release is now confirmed for November 3rd, for $24.99. The Wii U, PS4, and 3DS retail versions will come with a bonus soundtrack, the game and Plague of Shadows DLC. Via: VGChartz

The Gaming “Five”: Introduction | ZyroXZ2

Welcome to a channel that welcomes you with open arms! No no, it doesn’t matter what systems or games you play, you can come here and enjoy any of it, or all of it! ;D

Can you handle the girth of changes I made to my channel?! If so, you could win a $20 code!

Yoshi’s Woolly World Gameplay + Boss Fight


Check out some more footage from the 3+ month delayed Yoshi’s Woolly World North American version.

Splatoon Strategy, Tips, Guide. Mind of “S” Rank Player | OBE1plays


OBE1 shows you have to splat some squids in Splatoon on Wii U!

Smash Bros . Wii U – The Big House 5 Grand Finals | Liquid Nairo vs. TSM ZeRo


Check out the HYPE grand finals set between Liquid Nairo and TSM ZeRo at The Big House 5.

Resident Evil 7, Dragon’s Dogma & Devil May Cry – Capcom Status Update

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Capcom has given some much needed, but small updates on Resident Evil 7, Dragon’s Dogma and Devil May Cry. I give my thoughts on each franchise, and what they need to do going forward. Subscribe to PlayerEssence for more awesome content!

Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem Unleashes It’s Awesomeness on Wii U – My Thoughts

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So we got new screenshots and trailers for Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem for Wii U. And wow…. just wow. Subscribe to PlayerEssence for more awesome content!

Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem – 38 New Screenshots

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Atlus has uploaded 38 new screenshots for Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem on Wii U. See all of them below. Via: Nintendo Everything

Huge Nintendo News Incoming Within the Next two Weeks – Rumor


Popular Nintendo YouTuber RogersBase is teasing some HYPE Nintendo news within the next two weeks. Rogersbase isn’t known as an insider, nor does he say stuff like this at all, so it will be interesting to see if it pans out. Here are his tweets on the matter.

Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem – In-game Combat Clip is Stunning

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OK….. I have to contain myself. Yo, Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem is looking quite good. Check out this new combat clip showing off the in-game graphics.

Media Create Sales (9/28/15 – 10/4/15) – PS4 and Tokyo Xanadu Lead


This week’s Media Create charts are in. The PS4 was the top-selling system, getting a sizable boost due to the recent price drop. Sony’s 8th gen machine sold 46,177 units for the week. Tokyo Xanadu was the top-selling piece of software, with 88,879 units sold on PS Vita. Get the full hardware and software charts below.

The Juice is Loose! #61: Gaming Ads, Star Wars Gameplay, and Q&A | Terminator Juice

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“This week we will be discussing our most memorable TV ads for a video game, the current trend for game advertisements, and then we’ll be punching holes in our Nintendo armor by admitting major franchises that we have never played! Should be fun!”

Splatoon & Tomb Raider Definitive Edition LiveStream – ZyroXZ2

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ZyroXZ2 is back with some livestreams of Splatoon and Tomb Raider Definitive Edition. ZyroXZ2 is an official partner of PlayerEssence, so I would appreciate if you guys sub his channel, and check out his content.

Super Smash Bros. Wii U – For Glory with Bowser #1 | Moon Monkey


Moon Monkey is back with another For Glory episode in Super Smash Bros. Wii U. Warning, some suggestive language. 

Let’s talk about Mario Maker! | Butterworthy


Jamie Butterworth discusses Mario Maker for the Wii U.

Miiverse Website Completely Redesigned, Looks Great


Nintendo has just redesigned the Miiverse website to fall in line with how it looks on Wii U. And I have to say, it looks pretty good. Check out the new layout yourself right here.Via: Nintendo Everything 

Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem – New Japanese Trailers Looking Amazing

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You guys have to check out these Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem Japanese trailers. The game is looking absolutely stunning.