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Category Archives: Wii U

Wii U Update 5.2.0 is live – Adds Folders, Adjustments to Layout, and more

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Nintendo has just released the newest firmware update for the Wii U. This brings things up to version 5.2.0. This update is quite good, as it finally adds folders to the Wii U layout. Get the full details of the update below.

Is the 8th Gen Really Outdated Already? – Rule of 2 Review

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Rule of 2 Review has uploaded a discussion whether 8th generation is already dated.

Hyrule Warriors – The Red Knight’s Impressions

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The Red Knight gives his first impressions of Hyrule Warriors for the Wii U.

Nexis Games is Developing U Craft for Wii U, Hopefully out by Christmas 2014

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The mystery developer behind U Craft, a clone of Minecraft for the Wii U, has been revealed. Nexis Games, the studio behind BrickBlast U and Dance of the Damned will be developing the title. The indie studio hopes to have the game out by Christmas 2014. Via” Nintendo Everything, Source: Nintendo Life

Hideki Kamiya had Jeanne’s Chest Size Reduced in Bayonetta 1 Wii U port

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According to Platinum Games’ producer JP Kellams, Hideki Kamiya was not happy with Jeanne’s chest size in Bayonetta 1 on the PS3 and Xbox 360, so he told the team to reduce it in the Bayonetta 1 Wii U port.

Fast Racing Neo – 720p, 60fps Confirmed

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According to Nintendo Everything, Shin’en has confirmed that Fast Racing Neo will run in native 720p, 60fps. Source: NeoGAF

Nintendo Minute – Smash-tember: Kno’ Yo’ Nintendo

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Hello, Smash-tember continues on with another video. Kno’ Yo’ Nintendo is back by popular demand and this time we wanted to test your knowledge of the Super Smash Bros. games. We also made the questions a lot harder since many of you said the questions from the last Kno’ Yo’ Nintendo episode were too easy. Let us know what you think in the comments. Did you know all the answers?

Upcoming Nintendo Indie Games & News – Indie Corner Weekly Wrap-Up Sep 29 2014

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Nintendo Enthusiast’s Jason Lepine goes over all the best indie and eShop news for the past week.

Game Theory: Which Link Rules them All? (Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Warriors)

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MatP theorizes about which Link rules them all in Hyrule Warriors. This is a pretty good episode and comes just in time with the release of Hyrule Warriors!

Used Games Discussion – Nintendo Reviewer

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The Nintendo Reviewer discusses used games, and its impact on the industry.

Top 7 Moments Every Smash Bros. Players love – GameRadar

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GamesRadar has uploaded a new video discussing the 7 moments that every Smash Bros. player loves.

Splatoon – EGX 2014 Gameplay

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Eurogamer has uploaded a small Let’s Play of Splatoon from EGX 2014. See 7 minutes of footage below. As a side note, the tilt controls with the Gamepad are completely optional.

Classic Game Room – RIVAL SCHOOLS 2 review for Sega Dreamcast

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Lord Karnage reviews Rival Schools 2 for the Sega Dreamcast.

The Video Game Years 1985 Part 5: Oregon Trail, Gradius, F-15 Strike Eagle, City Connection

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It’s The Video Game Years 1985 Part 5 covering Oregon Trail, Gradius, F-15 Strike Eagle, and City Connection.

Zombie Nation (NES) James & Mike Mondays

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This might be the weirdest game James & Mike has played on James & Mike Mondays.

Koei Tecmo Europe says ‘as far as they know’ Fatal Frame 5 is a Japan Release only

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Koei Tecmo Europe’s Twitter has been getting spammed with #WeWantFatalFrame tweets since Fatal Frame 5 was announced. The firm has announced that “as far as we know,” the game is a Japanese release only.

Bayonetta 2 Sales Bias Exposed – Major Media Ignores bad Western Game Sales in Japan (Part 3)

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I will be releasing a series of videos exposing the bias and agenda against Nintendo from the major gaming media. Subscribe to PE Nintendo for more awesome videos in this series.

Tsutaya Charts (9/22/14 – 9/28/14) – Smash Bros. Tops the Charts

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Super Smash Bros for 3DS is the top game in the Tsutaya Charts for the past week. Fatal Frame 5 charted in at 8th, while Bayonetta 2 took the 12th spot. Trajectory II took the 2nd and 4th spots on PS Vita and PS3 respectively. See the full charts here. (Side note: Tsutaya charts do not include digital sales nor are they an absolute factor in determining which game sold more for the Media Create.)

Sonic Boom Rise of Lyric – 15 New Screenshots

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Sonic Boom Rise of Lyric has just received 15 new screenshots, and I have to say, they look really good. 

Famitsu Most Wanted (9/28/14) – MH4 Ultimate & Persona 5 Lead

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Famitsu readers have been pulled for their most anticipated games. Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, Persona 5, Final Fantasy XV, and Pokemon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire lead. Get the full charts below. 

PE X Nintendo Special – Hyrule Warriors: Extended Thoughts

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Hyrule Warriors has its issues, but I can’t stop playing it! In this episode, I discuss why Hyrule Warriors is amazing, and how Nintendo should streamline development in the future. Subscribe to PE Nintendo for more awesome content. This story will be stuck to the front page for a little bit, updates will be posted underneath.

Did You Know Gaming – The Nintendo DS

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Check out this amazing Did You Know Gaming on the Nintendo DS, Nintendo’s highest selling system ever.