Wii U News


Xbox One and NBA 2K17 top the sales charts in September, according to NPD

By Asif Khan, Oct 20, 2016 7:45pm PDT

Overall spending on software, hardware and accessories declined year over year.


Our Dream Nintendo NX Launch Game Lineup

By Cassidee Moser, Oct 14, 2016 4:15pm PDT

We consider  some of the games we'd really love to see launch on the NX, including F-Zero, Pokemon, and Metroid. 


"More like a list of things that we won't get. Except the HD Remakes, of course. "

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Here's Yooka-Laylee's Complete Toybox Experience in 20 Minutes

By Daniel Perez, Jul 29, 2016 2:00pm PDT

Curious to see what Yooka-Laylee's Toybox is all about? Watch our video and be curious no more!


"I'm pretty sure it just looks like this because it's the Toybox Experience. I've seen stuff ..."

- Gwyndion see all 4 comments

Fan-made uncensored version of Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE is currently in development

By Daniel Perez, Jun 27, 2016 9:21am PDT

A group of fans have taken it upon themselves to work on a patch that will remove all forms of censorship from Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE in North America and Europe.


"You guys can't cover Fishing Planet but you find the time to cover someone putting the titties ..."

- Crabs Jarrard see all 12 comments

How Eiji Aonuma teased The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild's creative direction years ago

By David Craddock, Jun 22, 2016 11:00am PDT

Any Zelda fan who gave headlines over the last five years at least a cursory glance knew just how radical a departure Aonuma had planned years before Breath of the Wild's 2016 unveiling.


"Yeah I guess they can put more feathers and grass and shit out there, but not much more at this ..."

- zolointo see all 6 comments

Someone may already be hacking The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild E3 2016 demo

By Daniel Perez, Jun 14, 2016 12:18pm PDT

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild was just revealed, and reports are coming in that someone has already attempted to copy the game to leak online.


"If this is true, everyone in that twitter feed is about to get asked a lot of questions. It's ..."

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E3 2016: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will get simultaneous Wii U, Nintendo NX release

By Daniel Perez, Jun 14, 2016 11:35am PDT

Nintendo has confirmed what we've suspected all along: Nintendo Wii U and Nintendo NX owners will be able to pick up The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild at the same time next year.


"What an arbitrary statement. What about 720p60? You're ruling out quite a few Xbox One games if ..."

- EnhancedInterrogator see all 7 comments

Skylanders Introduces Character Creation with 'Imaginators'

By Steve Watts, Jun 01, 2016 5:00am PDT

The next Skylanders game cleverly leverages the series' strengths to deal with a shifting toys-to-life market, by letting you make your own Skylander.


"I was sure you could buy your figurine from a 3d printing factory"

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E3 2016: Nintendo invites fans to play The Legend of Zelda Wii U in NYC

By Daniel Perez, May 25, 2016 6:46am PDT

You better start packing now if you want a chance to play The Legend of Zelda for Wii U.


Super Smash Bros getting 1.1.6 update for Wii U and 3DS

By John Keefer, May 17, 2016 10:30am PDT

Expect it sometime this month.


Super Mario jumps his way to Minecraft: Wii U Edition for free next week

By Daniel Perez, May 09, 2016 6:43am PDT



"That texture pack and world look really cool. I hope someone figures out a way to get that to ..."

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Watch Bowser twirl around gracefully in this Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games clip

By Daniel Perez, May 04, 2016 12:46pm PDT

You know - Bowser doesn't look as intimidating when he's twirling around Rhythmic Clubs.


Legend of Zelda for NX and Wii U to launch with new console in March 2017

By John Keefer, Apr 27, 2016 6:25am PDT

The game is being delayed for Wii U to give it more polish.


"I honestly don't know what to think of nintendo. I have owned ever system cept the wiiu. I ..."

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New 'Humble Friends of Nintendo' Bundle nets you 3DS, Wii U games

By David Craddock, Apr 26, 2016 1:05pm PDT

Pay what you want for Darksiders 2, Super Street Fighter 4 3D Edition, and more.


"I found it very unwieldy to control, but it did look pretty great when the 3DS was new."

- Entity see all 8 comments

Star Fox Zero Review: Crash Course

By Steve Watts, Apr 20, 2016 8:00am PDT

Star Fox Zero is nearly a remake of the series' most popular installment, but is this series still clever as a fox? Our review.


"Maybe so, but the technology innovations did made those versions a big deal at the time. Without ..."

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