The Wonderful 101

WIIU / Action / Release: Sep 15, 2013 / ESRB: T

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Weekend Confirmed 182 - Final Fantasy XIV, Puppeteer, The Wonderful 101

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 13, 2013 11:00am PDT

Weekend Confirmed is ready to formally wrap up another week. Hosts Garnett Lee and Jeff Cannata welcome in the Shacknews tandem of Andrew Yoon and Ozzie Mejia to discuss the latest news to come from Sony and games by the dozen.


The Wonderful 101 video review: strength in numbers

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 10, 2013 10:00am PDT

It's going to take you time to get the hang of The Wonderful 101, the latest from Nintendo and Platinum Games, but stick with it! Once you learn it, it becomes one of the strongest action titles of the year across all platforms, not just the Wii U.


Wonderful 101 'wasn't exactly fun' until recently

By Steve Watts, Sep 03, 2013 5:00pm PDT

Wonderful 101 director Hideki Kamiya says it took time and iteration to get the feel of the game right, and it wasn't "exactly fun" as recently as a year ago.


Wonderful 101 originally starred characters from other Nintendo franchises

By Steve Watts, Aug 22, 2013 1:30pm PDT

The Wonderful 101 originally starred "an all-star cast of Nintendo characters plus characters from other games," according to Hideki Kamiya.


The Wonderful 101 demo available soon on eShop

By Steve Watts, Aug 09, 2013 10:30am PDT

A demo for The Wonderful 101 has hit the Wii U eShop today.


The Wonderful 101's first playthrough 'a tutorial' for lifelong play

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 08, 2013 3:00pm PDT

Platinum's Hideki Kadima is touting the depth of The Wonderful 101, going as far as to say that the first playthrough of the game will feel more like a "tutorial."


The Wonderful 101 DLC looking unlikely as Platinum already 'put all we want to do' in

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 08, 2013 7:30am PDT

DLC can be a welcome extension to a game, but every now and then the odd pack frustratingly feels like content which would or should have been in the main game. How lovely, then, that it seems The Wonderful 101 won't be getting DLC as developer Platinum feels it's already cr...


Pikmin 3 coming August 4, The Wonderful 101 coming September 15

By Steve Watts, May 17, 2013 7:57am PDT

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The Wonderful 101 director warns haters of short games

By Steve Watts, Apr 30, 2013 7:30am PDT

The Wonderful 101 director warned players who "hate to finish a game the next day" after buying it that they shouldn't play his game. This set off some controversy that the executive producer tried to temper.


The Wonderful 101 trailer shows little heroes, big bad aliens

By John Keefer, Jan 23, 2013 7:30am PST

Not much was revealed about Platinum Games upcoming superhero smash-em-up The Wonderful 101 (formerly Project P-100) in today's Nintendo Direct,...


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