Wii U Latest Update: System Transfers and Wii Remote Enabled Shopping

Wii U Latest Update: System Transfers and Wii Remote Enabled Shopping

Wii U has made some major changes on the console interface recently. Considering the Wii U is one of the most interactive systems next to the Kinect, it’s nice to see that Nintendo is utilizing it’s technological capabilities. They’re going to be including a few new changes to the latest update, including Wii U to Wii U system transfers, which will allow players to transfer save data, Mii’s, user settings, […]

Survey Shows Nintendo E3 Success

Survey Shows Nintendo E3 Success

Nintendo pull back their deficit after impressive response to their E3 showing. A recent survey has done much to re-enforce the idea that Nintendo ‘won’ E3. The survey, which was carried out by IHS in partnership with Gamer Network, showed Nintendo’s strong showing at the expo and how they had piqued gamer interested in the Wii U. Around 1000 ‘core’ gamers were surveyed about their intent in purchasing any of […]

Pokemon Ruby and Sapphire – Then and Now

Pokemon Ruby and Sapphire – Then and Now

Fans of this classic series are certainly ready for the release of the revamped Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, so it’s no surprise to see Pokemon fans, new and old, in an uproar over the new and improved versions of the beloved Ruby and Sapphire generation. But sometimes things, including our own nostalgia, can skew the way we see or think of a game. If it’s been a few […]

Nintendo Reveals NFC Payment Card Exclusively For Wii U

Nintendo Reveals NFC Payment Card Exclusively For Wii U

A brand new payment option will be coming to Wii U, Nintendo have announced today. In partnership with Japanese company Suica, the movement will introduce a rechargeable smart card that will offer players the ability to pre-load cash, and pay via NFC. Typically used on public transport in Japan, the Suica cards will pave the way for this innovative new payment method. The swipe cards will allow gamers to pay […]

Kinectless Xbox One Is Still No Match For The PS4

Kinectless Xbox One Is Still No Match For The PS4

The NPD Group released their monthly sales statistics yesterday, and to the surprise of many, it was Sony’s PS4 that managed to be the top-selling console for the sixth month in a row. Many games industry watchers thought the release of a cheaper Kinectless Xbox One would guarantee Microsoft at least one NPD victory, but that doesn’t seem to be the case. It’s difficult to say how many skus Sony’s […]

Legend Of Zelda: Majora’s Mask Leaked!

Legend Of Zelda: Majora’s Mask Leaked!

Oh what a leaky day this has been. First the Arkham Knight possible plot leak and now this. The Legend Of Zelda: Majora’s Mask remake for the 3DS is now assumed to be confirmed as a real thing, as told by a Target employee. Majora’s Mask was first released on the Nintendo 64 console in the year 2000. The game featured a 3 day time system that was unique to […]

19 Nintendo Games Will Be Playable At Comic-Con 2014

19 Nintendo Games Will Be Playable At Comic-Con 2014

This year’s Comic-Con International, which takes place in San Diego, is to feature a total of nineteen Nintendo games, all of which are fully playable. Getting access to the games means going to the ‘Nintendo Lounge’ section, located on the first floor of theĀ Marriott Marquis & Marina hotel. Also keep in mind a number of these titles will be the first time they have been allowed public access. Check out […]

The Line Between “Indie” & “Triple A”

The Line Between “Indie” & “Triple A”

A few years ago when you thought of an indie game developing team you couldn’t help but imagine some guy and his friend in a room making a small game, and for the most of it you would be right – a lot of games started out that way. There has always been that line between an indie game and a AAA block buster; on the indie side you had […]

Sakurai Explains Chrom’s Absence In Super Smash Bros 4

Sakurai Explains Chrom’s Absence In Super Smash Bros 4

Fans of Fire Emblem have been given the star treatment in Super Smash Bros for Wii U and 3DS, with 4 confirmed characters from the Fire Emblem series appearing in the new game. However, those who played Fire Emblem Awakening have been severely disappointed with the lack of one major protagonist: Chrom. Nintendo recently announced that Lucina, Robin and Captain Falcon will be joining the roster of Smash Bros 4; […]

Nintendo Announces Fatal Frame: The Black Haired Shrine Maiden For Wii U

Nintendo Announces Fatal Frame: The Black Haired Shrine Maiden For Wii U

A lot of people look at Nintendo and think of them as a children’s version of a gaming console, with games often targeted towards family’s or younger players. This is true for the most part, and doesn’t mean that they don’t offer any quality gaming titles, rather that fans of the horror genre would have to look elsewhere for their edge-of-your-seat fix. Wii U’s launch title ‘ZombieU’ really came as […]