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Hyrule Warriors Kicks off a “Steady Stream of new Wii U Games” says Nintendo


Nintendo has sent out a big list of titles coming to the Wii U for this fall and next year. One thing to note is this list does not contain all the games coming in 2015, nor does it have unannounced projects. 

Shigeru Miyamoto is Leading a new Group Developers called ‘Garage’


Games like Splatoon, Project Guard, Star Fox, and Project Robot are from Shigeru Miyamoto and his new team of young developers. This team is called “Garage,” and the focus of this team is create new types of games while compiling ideas outside of their divisions within the company. 

The Super Smash Bros. Show – Shulk FTW, Starting Roster, and more!

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Got a stacked episode of the Super Smash Bros. Show for you guys today! Shulk has been confirmed, an amazing deal if you buy the 3DS and Wii U version of Smash, and the potential starting roster for Smash on 3DS! PLUS the matchup of the week returns with a match that ends….supremely! Subscribe to PE Nintendo for more awesome content!

New 3DS, MK8 AOC, Smash Bros. & Wii FPS – ActiveGamerLife Returns!

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The Red Knight is back with all sorts of info on Nintendo. Check out his return video below! Subscribe to ActiveGamerLife here! 

Super Smash Bros for Wii U/3DS – Riki Assist Trophy & Indicator


Sakurai has a new Miiverse post detailing Riki as an assist trophy, he also goes into assist trophy indicators.

Miyamoto’s ‘Pathetic’ and Casual Gamer Comments Might have been Taken out of Context


Earlier, I published an article where it ‘seemed’ that Nintendo’s games boss Shigeru Miyamoto’s comments signaled Nintendo would focus on core gamers more. However, some of his comments might have been taken out of context by EDGE. Check out this article on GamesIndustry Biz to see what I’m talking about.  Thanks to Digital Green TeaV for the heads up! 

Hyrule Warriors – Update 1.2.0 is live, 16 Minutes of Gameplay


Hyrule Warriors’ September update is live. The update adds bug fixes, frame-rate stability, a new weapon, a new challenge mode, and the option to play any song in each stage. Get 16 minutes of gameplay footage below.

Legend of Zelda Wii U News – Episode 9 Gamepad, New Nintendo 3DS Trailer, Gameplay predictions


Macintyre Productions discusses The Legend of Zelda the New Nintendo 3DS, and more.

Kickstarter Roundup (8/31/14) – Nintendo Everything


Nintendo Everything has rounded up all the latest KickStarter campaigns coming to the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. See the full list below. 

Teslagrad Release date, Price, Launch Trailer Revealed


Rain Games has announced that Teslagrad will be hitting the Wii U on September 11th in North America and Europe! The pricing will be as follows: £13.99 / €14.99 / $14.99. Check out the launch trailer below. 

Reggie lays down the law with Amiibo & the Difference Between Skylanders/Disney Infinite

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Nintendo of America President and COO Reggie Fils-Aime has discussed why you will want the Amiibo figures, 3rd party support, and what makes Amiibo different from Skylanders. 

Top Ten Wii U Games of 2013 – CGR Undertow


Classic Game Room Undertow counts down their top 10 Wii U games of 2013.

High Quality Amiibo Packing Shots – All Twelve


Nintendo has released some high quality pack shots for all twelve Amiibo figures. See all of them below.

Hyrule Warriors – Nintendo Confirms Retailer Specific DLC will be Available for Purchase After Release


Hyrule Warriors will be getting a free day one download that adds a new mode, weapon, and options to background music. Nintendo has also confirmed the retailer specific DLC for alternate skins will be available for purchase at a later date.

New 3DS System & Shulk Smash Reveal Discussion (Nintendo Direct)

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The Japanese Nintendo Direct focused on the 3DS has come and gone, and we’re left with the shocking reveals of not only Shulk in Super Smash Bros for Wii U & 3DS, but a new 3DS system. What did we think of all this news and the games revealed? Find out in our latest Nintendo Direct discussion!

Source: GameXplain

Hyrule Warriors – North American site Open


The North American Hyrule Warriors website is now open. You can view various info, see screenshots, and pre-order the game from the page.

Reggie Fils-Aime and Other NOA Brass take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge


Reggie Fils-Aime and other top brass at Nintendo take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in style. Check out this video below.

Nintendo of Europe lays off 320 People


While Nintendo usually never lays off people, Europe has been getting hit hard lately. Nintendo has confirmed that 320 employees have been let go. More details can be found here.

Wii U – Games of Past, Present and Future


Nintendo highlights some of the best games currently on the Wii U, while giving a preview of what Wii U owners can look forward to.

Nintendo Amiibo – First Pack in Shots look nice

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Nintendo will be launching 12 Amiibo this fall for $12.99 each. check out the first pack in shots of the 12 Amiibos below. 

Bundle Pack Shots – Mario Kart 8 & Super Mario 3D World


Nintendo will be bringing two great value bundles to the market this fall in North America. Check out the first pack shots for The Super Mario 3D World Deluxe Set and  Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Set.

Bayonetta 2 Launching on October 24th in North America …oh and Bayonetta can Transform into a Snake!


Nintendo has unveiled that Bayonetta 2 will be launching in stores and on the eShop on October 24th in North America. Nintendo’s PR release also mentioned that Bayonetta can actually transform into a snake while she is underwater…..wow…GOTY

Amiibo Pricing and Pre-orders Revealed – 12 Amiibos at Launch, $12.99 each


Nintendo has pulled back the curtain on the Amiibo lid. Nintendo fans can pick up 12 different Amiibo figures, at a MSRP of $12.99. More details can be found below. 

Two new Wii U Bundles for this Fall – Super Mario 3D World & Mario Kart 8


Nintendo has two brand new Wii U bundles coming to North America this fall. The Super Mario 3D World Deluxe Set and the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe bundle. Details on both bundles below. 

Super Smash Bros for Wii U/3DS – Amazing Shulk Reveal Trailer


Check out this amazing reveal trailer for Shulk in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U/3DS. I’ll be completely honest…..I’m going to main Shulk…. and whoop all of you guys in For Glory Mode.

Bayonetta 2 Developer Blog – Angel/Demon Sound Design


Platinum Games has penned another developer blog update on Bayonetta 2. This time, we take a look at the sound design for angels and demons in the game. 

Mario Kart 8: Mercedes-Benz DLC Gameplay – Part 2 – PE Plays

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Check out some Mario Kart 8 gameplay with the new Mercedes-Benz DLC. There is also commentary! Subscribe to PE Nintendo for more awesome content.

Pokken Tournament – Trailer Analysis (Secrets & Hidden Details)

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Even though Pokkén Tournament has only been announced for Japanese arcades so far, we decided to analyze its debut trailer. We take a look at Lucario’s and Machamp’s moves, the arenas, and even what the fighting system could be like! All this and more in our Pokkén Tournament analysis!

Bayonetta Giveaway Update #2 – PE Network


Terminator Juice goes over the Bayonetta 2 sweepstakes.

Capcom isn’t Focused on Bringing Resident Evil Remaster to Wii U

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Capcom has given a half-assed, and completely horrible reason for not bringing Resident Evil Remaster to the Wii U (And yes, I’m calling it like I see it). Basically saying they are not focused on brining this game to Wii U. Instead, want to bring it to every single other home console on the market. However, the game was not completely ruled out for Wii U, but the chances are slim it seems. Source: RelyHorror

This doesn’t surprise me, Capcom did the same thing with Strider on Wii U.