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System-to-system transfer now possible for Wii U owners in latest console update
Coming as part of Nintendo's latest Wii U system update , Wii U owners will now be able to transfer all software and data from one Wii U to another.
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Mon Jul 21, 2014
Deals: PS4 Battlefield Bundle Giveaway, Wii Fit U
Joystiq Deals is giving you the chance to join the new console generation in style with our PlayStation 4 Battlefield Bundle Giveaway .
Millions of Android Gaming Consoles on the Horizon: Jon Peddie Research
However, Android console offerings from Amazon, Google, Nvidia and others are projected to grow at a much faster rate, and offer the casual to mid-core gamer an affordable way to play from the couch.
Sony wants you to hang up your Wii for a shiny PS4
Are you one of those 100 million consumers who purchased a Wii when they first came out and has since sat looking at the device wondering what you can use it for? Well, Sony thinks your Wii is no more than a coaster for your tea now as they move your casual gaming experience into 2014.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
LeapFrog outs the Wii and Kinect-inspired LeapTV games console for kids
Following on from its LeapPad tablets , LeapFrog is introducing the LeapTV games console specifically for younger kids.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
New Games This Week: Dearthly, Hollow - Regular
If you're heading down to the high street, shopping centre or mall this weekend, skipping happily at the notion of grabbing a brand new game for your PC or console, then you're in for a fat slice of disappointment pie.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Violetta: Rhythm & Music Announced
The musical rhythm game will immerse players into Violetta's star-studded world playing as Violetta and performing hits from the hit television show Little Orbit today announced that Violetta: Rhythm & Music , a video game based on the hugely successful tween telenovela, Violetta, will launch in Europe, Australasia and Latin America on September ... (more)
Kirby and the Rainbow Curse is fun, but does it need to be on Wii U?
Kirby and the Rainbow Curse is the follow-up to 2005's Kirby: Canvas Curse , a Nintendo DS title in which players controlled the eponymous puffy pink ball with the handheld's stylus.
Disney Planes: Fire & Rescue Unveiled
Fasten your seatbelts and prepare for sky-high fun as you embark on fire-and-rescue emergencies with all your favorite characters from the movie Video game publisher Little Orbit and Disney Interactive have announced that Disney Planes: Fire & Rescue , a video game based on Disney's new animated feature film, Planes: Fire & Rescue , will arrive ... (more)
The Raw Story
No charges for GA cop with questionable past in fatal shooting of teen holding Wii controller
A Georgia police officer won't be charged in the fatal shooting of a teenager holding a video game controller - even though a previous grand jury found the use of force was not authorized.
LeapFrog Launches Smart TV For Kids
Known for its kid-focused tablet, children's electronics company LeapFrog released a smart TV aimed at encouraging child education through entertainment.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Remember When... You Had to Be Kind and Rewind? Let's All Journey Back to the Age of VHS Tapes
Remember When... is a weekly feature every Thursday where we look back on a moment that changed the world of pop culture forever.
Philips Win Patent Infringement Suit Against Nintendo
This moggy has not played a computer game since the Atari console system in the early 1980s, and so felt technically and culturally unqualified to write about the Philips and Nintendo litigation which has resulted in the recent judgment from the Patents Court.
New York Daily News
'Video Games: The Movie,' movie review
This film's opening images are like Proustian madeleines for Gen-Xers, who grew up in the late '70s and early '80s.
Nintendo News: Nintendo Download Highlights New Digital Content for Nintendo Systems
In addition to video games available at retail stores, Nintendo also offers a variety of content that people can download directly to their systems.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Court Excludes Defense Damage Expert's Royalty Base Where Expert...
ThinkOptics, Inc. filed a patent infringement action accusing several Defendants of infringing three patents: U.S. Patent Nos.
Fantasy Zone II: The Tears of Opa-Opa
The sequel to the cartoonish Sega Arcade shoot-em-up Fantasy Zone. It was developed for the Sega Master System and has seen releases for NES, MSX, PS2 and the Wii Shop.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
LeapFrog's Latest Idea Is LeapTV, a Wii-Like Video Game System for Kids
LeapTV is LeapFrog's bid to hop into the set-top video game market, but with a system aimed squarely -- and solely -- at children aged 3 to 8. LeapFrog, the company you may know for its popular line of computerized children's toys like My Pal Scout or the Leapster handheld game system, says it's getting into the video game space in a big way later ... (more)
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Sony Wants Wii's Audience For The PS4
Things are beginning to really heat up in this eighth generation of the console war.
LeapTV combines Wii-style controls with educational games
Plopping kids down in front of the boob tube can be a great way for parents to snatch a few seconds of peace, but now kids can be entertained with LeapFrog's LeapTV active video game console.