Tag Archives: Wii U

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.

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.

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.

Nintendo Closing down Taiwan Branch Nintendo Phuten, Shifting Operations to Nintendo Hong Kong *Updated*

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Nintendo will be closing the lesser known Taiwan brand Nintendo Phuten by the end of May. All of the operations will be shifted to Nintendo Hong Kong. This could be the first steps for Nintendo entering the Chinese market. There isn’t many details on this story, that’s why I’ve been hesitant to post it, but I’ll update as news comes in. Anti has provided a few more details below on why Nintendo shut down their Phuten operations. 

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.

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

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.

RMC asks when will we see a new F-Zero

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RMC from GoNintendo has posted an interesting ‘End of Day’ thought pertaining to F-Zero making a possible comeback on the Wii U. Get a snippet of his thoughts below, and read a little what I have to say on the matter.

Japanese Gamers seem just as Excited About the Recent Smash Bros Direct as Western Gamers

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Legends of Localization has scowered various Japanese gaming and blog sites to see how gamers from the east reacted to the recent Super Smash Bros for Wii U/3DS direct. Needless to say, Japanese gamers seem just as pumped as Western gamers.

Nintendo Downloads EU (4/24/14) – NES Remix 2 & Bit Boy lead

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Nintendo has published this week’s European downloads and NES Remix 2 is the big ticket game. Super Mario Advance 3: Yoshi’s Island will also be available via the GBA VC. Get the full downloads for this week below. 

Fatal Frame Announced for Wii U! But will it come to the West? – PE Nintendo

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Tecmo Koei and Nintendo are working on a new Fatal Frame game. But the big question is will it come to the West? Hear my thoughts on the matter below. Subscribe to my PE Nintendo Channel for the latest original content.

Smooth McGroove – Fire Emblem: Together We Ride Acapella

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Smooth McGroove busts out one of the most iconic tunes in Fire Emblem history, check out his rendition of Together We Ride. Seriously, it’s quite awesome.

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag and ZombiU get Permanent Price Drops on the Wii U eShop

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Nintendo and Ubisoft has permanently dropped the price of Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag to $39.99 on the eShop. While ZombiU has can be purchased for $29.99 on the Wii U eShop. Nintendo announced the deals on Twitter today

Mario Kart 8: DK Jungle 3DS Head-to-Head Comparison (Wii U vs. 3DS)

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The guys from GameXplain compare DK Jungle on the 3DS, to the enhanced DK Jungle on the Wii U for Mario Kart 8. See all the HD karting action past the link.

New Fatal Frame game Coming to the Wii U

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Tecmo Koei and Nintendo has teaming up to bring a new Fatal Frame game to the Wii U. More details past the link.

Mario Kart 8 – New Preview and Off-Screen Footage

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The Gaming Boulevard has uploaded a new preview and additional footage of Mario Kart 8. Check out the preview below.

The Wonderful 101 – Hard Mode 1080p Gameplay (Part 1)

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PE Nintendo kicks off The Wonderful 101 week in style. We’ve got 1080p direct feed gameplay of The Wonderful 101 all week long. PE Nintendo is busting it up on HARD Mode, make sure to subscribe to get all of our latest videos as soon as they drop!

Fire Bars & Beam Swords get Detailed in new Super Smash Bros for Wii U Screenshot

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Masahiro Sakurai has given a few new details on Super Smash Bros for Wii U/3DS’ Fire Bar & Beam Sword weapons. Get the full screenshot and details below. 

Still Having Doubts Watch Dogs is Coming to the Wii U? This ESRB Rating Should ease them

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I’ve had a lot of my users say that they still don’t believe Watch Dogs is coming to the Wii U. And while I can’t fully understand why people still have these doubts, I can see a slight cause for concern. However, the ESRB has rated Watch Dogs for the Wii U, so that is pretty much a sure bet that the game is coming to the system….if you needed any more assurance other than Ubisoft confirming it multiple times.

Super Smash Bros. Analysis: Wii U Stages (Secrets & Hidden Details)

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The guys from GameXplain are taking a look at some of the new stages in Super Smash Bros for Wii U/3DS.

NES Remix 2 – Tons of new Footage

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NES Remix 2 is launching this Friday on the Wii U eShop. Check out new footage from Nintendaan below.

My NEW Smash Bros. Predictions – Kirblog

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Christopher Niosi discusses his Smash Bros direct impressions and gives his predictions for the games. 

Playeressence X Nintendo Ep. 54 – Smash Bros & Wii U Sales Theories

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Happy Easter to all! Sorry for the late episode, I was busy with Easter festivities. But I am back, and we have a great episode of PE X Nintendo! Super Smash Bros screenshots, a new Kickstarter game, and Game Theory’s Wii U episode are all discussed!

My Body Is Reggie – Nintendo News – The JWittz

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The JWittz discusses some recent Nintendo news in this video.

Transformers Rise of the Dark Spark – Wii U & 3DS Boxart

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Activision has released the boxarts for Transformers Rise of the Dark Spark on Wii U & 3DS. Check it out below. 

Sonic Boom – Off-screen Development shot Surfaces Online

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One off-screen development shot of Sonic Boom has surfaced online. It looks like the game is in debug mode because of the text at the top right hand corner of the screen. Check out the full shot below. 

The Wonderful 101 Week Promo – 1080p Gameplay Starts Monday April 21st!

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PE Nintendo is busting out a The Wonderful 101 Gameplay in 1080p ALL WEEK BABY! Get new gameplay videos of me playing through Hard Mode! Trust me, you’re not going to want to miss this one!

Our Most Anticipated Wii U Indie Games – Nintendo Enthusiast

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“In this episode of NE Radio, the crew, along with special guest developer RCMADIAX, discuss their most anticipated indie games for the Wii U!”

Mario Kart 8: Dry Dry Desert GCN Head-to-Head Comparison (Wii U vs. GameCube)

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GameXplain has compared Mario Kart 8′s Dry Dry Desert, compared to the original Dry Dry Desert on Mario Kart Double Dash. Dry Dry Desert on the Wii U almost looks like a new course.

NES Remix 2 – More Gameplay Videos

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Check out more Gameplay videos for NES Remix 2 for Wii U.