Category WiiU

Nearly Half of Wii U Owners Purchased Mario Kart 8


Nintendo has announced that the outstanding Mario Kart 8 has sold through 2.82 million copies since it launched at the end of May. Mario Kart 8 has only been out for just over a month but the title has been sold to nearly half of the population that own a Wii U. Nintendo has seen a surge in sales for the latest home console and will hopefully ride some of this momentum into the coming holiday season.

Nintendo has a number of high profile titles headed to the system so it will be interesting to see how Nintendo’s latest home console performs.

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Here Are The Official Box Arts For Both Sonic Boom Titles



Here are the official box arts for the upcoming Sonic Boom titles for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. The Nintendo exclusive title features a full redesign of the blue blur and will release with a cartoon show along with the game. Sonic Boom is set to release on November 11 in North America.

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Tomonobu Itagaki has informed Famitsu that he wants Devil’s Third to feature a number of online elements. Itagaki revealed to the Japanese publication that the game’s online mode will support up to sixteen players and will feature some unique Wii U GamePad support. He also mentioned that the game takes place in North America. Here’s what Itagaki had to say regarding the Wii U exclusive:

“It is our policy to make full use of the hardware’s characteristics. I’m currently thinking along the lines of having something other than having you press down on the Wii U GamePad, and something that will make you say, ‘Oh, I see!’”

“Devil’s Third will have up to 16 players for its online mode, and Itagaki also mentioned that they’ll continue building on it after the game is released...

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Hyrule Warriors Link Power Glove Trailer

Here is an all new Hyrule Warriors Link Power Glove trailer for your viewing pleasure. The Wii U exclusive is set to release in September and features a wide array of playable characters from the Zelda franchise. Hyrule Warriors is being developed by Koei Tecmo.

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List of New Updates Available For Wii U


Nintendo has rolled our an all new system update for the Wii U. Here is a full rundown for today’s Wii U OS update:

Wii U to Wii U System Transfer

Users can now transfer (move) all software and data from one Wii U to another
A “System Transfer” option has been added within System Settings
*Process is similar to 3DS to 3DS system transfer.

Changes to Nintendo eShop:

Users can now navigate the Nintendo eShop using a Wii Remote, Wii U Pro Controller, or Classic Controller

Improvements to system stability and usability:

Further improvements to overall system stability and other minor adjustments have been made to enhance the user experience

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Guacamelee: Super TURBO Championship Edition Wii U Review


Here’s the good news; Guacamelee: Super TURBO Championship Edition has been released on nearly every platform and has branched out to reach a whole new audience. Here’s the better news; Guacamelee: Super TURBO Championship Edition is just as amazing as it was on PS Vita and PS3. In case you missed it the first time around, Guacamelee is one outstanding title. The game ingests humor and gives gamers a title that’s reminiscent of Castlevania or Nintendo’s classic Metriod series.

Want to see how Guacamelee: Super TURBO Championship Edition faired on a scale of 1-10? Keep reading our review and find out!

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Terrifying Fatal Frame: The Black Haired Shrine Maiden Trailer

Here is the terrifying world premier trailer for the newly announced Fatal Frame for Wii U. Fatal Frame: The Black Haired Shrine Maiden will be released in Japan on September 27 with no word on a Western release. Check out this crazy trailer and let us know what you think.

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Hyrule Warriors – Fi Character Trailer

An all new character trailer for Hyrule Warriors has hit and this one showcases Fi. Hyrule Warriors is headed to Wii U this September and is really shaping up to be something good.

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Here Are The 3 New Characters For Super Smash Bros

Here Are The 3 New Characters For Super Smash Bros for Wii U and 3DS. The new Super Smash Bros is headed to Nintendo systems later this year and already sports an impressive roster of 36 fighters. There are a number of returning favorites already announced as well as a plethora of newcomers as well.

Stay tuned for more updates and click here for the official page for the title.

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New Project Cars Info For Wii U Next Week

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It has been confirmed that Project Cars for Wii U has been pushed back to sometime in 2015. However, it appears as though we may be getting more information about the game sometime next week. Based on the tweet above, the Wii U version will include steering wheel functionality along with some other goodies (to be revealed sometime next week).

Read over the tweet above and let us know what you think.

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