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News on Wii U continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

4 hrs ago | Boy Genius

How 'Last Blockbuster Syndrome' dooms empires like Nintendo

For years, Nintendo has believed it could reject smartphone and tablet apps, yet still flourish.

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Related Topix: Nintendo, Video Games, 3DS, DS, iPhone, Cellphones

11 hrs ago | Computer And Video Games

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker delayed into January 2015 in Europe

Confirmed in a recent financial report, the Wii U title is listed as "Jan. 2015" in Europe, while the game is given a "Winter 2014" window in Japan and the United States.

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Related Topix: Nintendo, Video Games, Super Mario 3D World, The, Deep Silver

15 hrs ago | Gamasutra

More losses for Nintendo, despite Mario Kart 8 success

Nintendo continued to see decreased profits and notable losses during the last three months, despite the launches of big name titles like Mario Kart 8 and Tomodachi Life .

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Related Topix: Pokemon, Nintendo, Ambrella, Video Games, Kirby, HAL Labs, Mario Kart 8, 3DS

Tue Jul 29, 2014

IGN

Another Great Indie Game Announced for Wii U

Curve Studios continues to showcase support for Nintendo and Wii U by revealing that the company is porting Lone Survivor to the home console later this year.

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Related Topix: Nintendo, CBS Software, Survivor, Mindscape Inc., superflat games, Lone Survivor, The Swapper, Facepalm Games

Finextra Research news

Nintendo brings NFC payments to Wii U in Japan

Japanese gamers can now buy the latest titles on Nintendo's eShop by tapping their contactless payment cards against their Wii U controllers.

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Related Topix: Nintendo, Video Games

Cinema Blend News

5 Fantasy Reasons Why Nintendo Should Buy Capcom

A lot of people have been clamoring to beg Nintendo to purchase Capcom. In fact, Nintendo asked gamers what are the top five games they would like to see made for the Wii U, and one of the top answers given was that Nintendo should just dip into their piggy bank and purchase Capcom.

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Related Topix: Nintendo, Super Mario, Mega Man Legends, Capcom

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Eurogamer

NES Remix 1 and 2 getting disc-based compilation

Wii U games NES Remix and NES Remix 2 are getting a combined physical release as the NES Remix Pack, Nintendo has announced.

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Related Topix: Nintendo, Video Games

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Ubergizmo

Wario Could Appear In New Super Smash Bros. Title

Wario is a character that many people love, never mind the fact that he is somewhat an anti-hero and has a greed that is seemingly insatiable.

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Related Topix: Bandai Namco Games, Nintendo, Super Smash Bros. 3DS, Video Games, Gadgets

Examiner.com

'The Order 1886' PS4 exclusivity, graphics and uniqueness discussed

J Goldberg has made several comments in regards to the PS4 video game, " The Order 1886 ."

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Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Nintendo, Sega, London, X360

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Polygon

NES Remix collection coming to Wii U this holiday

NES Remix Pack , a disc-based release featuring NES Remix and NES Remix 2 , is coming to retail in North America later this year, Nintendo announced today on its Comic-Con livestream .

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Related Topix: Nintendo, Video Games, Metroid, The Legend of Zelda, Team Ninja

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Joystiq

Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2 gobbles up an October release

Ohhhhhhhh no / Those ghosts have got to go / Go go Paczilla Pac-Man and his pals are back for another round of 3D platforming with the upcoming release of Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2 for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii U, and Nintendo 3DS, publisher Bandai Namco announced this week.

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Related Topix: Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures, Namco Bandai Games America, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, X360, Nintendo

Metro

NEWWhy the PS Vita is dead to me a " Reader's Feature

A reader and avowed portable gaming fan explains why he's selling his PS Vita, and what part the Wii U had to play in his decision.

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Related Topix: Nintendo, Video Games, Golden Sun, Metroid, Team Ninja, DS, Nintendo Gameboy

Computer And Video Games

Watch Super Smash Bros. 3DS Comic-Con tournament live

Nintendo's showing off Super Smash Bros. for 3DS in its first ever public tournament at San Diego Comic-Con.

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Related Topix: Nintendo, Super Smash Bros. 3DS, Bandai Namco Games, Video Games

IGN

The Swapper Coming to Wii U

Curve, which is working on Stealth Inc. 2 exclusively for Nintendo's home console, made the announcement on Twitter .

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Related Topix: Facepalm Games, The Swapper, Video Games, Nintendo

Computer And Video Games

3DS system update released

Nintendo has launched 3DS system update 8.1.0-18 in North America, with a European release expected to follow shortly.

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Related Topix: Nintendo, Video Games

Thu Jul 24, 2014

411mania.com

New Trailer Released For Hyrule Warriors

Nintendo has released a new trailer for Hyrule Warriors, which will be released on the Wii U on September 26. The game features the gameplay of Tecmo Koei's Dynasty Warriors with characters and worlds from The Legend of Zelda.

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Related Topix: Koei, Warriors, Video Games, Nintendo, The Legend of Zelda, Koei Tecmo Games, Omega Force, Dynasty Warriors

Business Wire

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.

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Related Topix: Video Games, 3DS, Nintendo, DS, WII

Overclockers Club

Trine Enchanted Edition Now Available on PC

Last month, Frozenbyte announced that it was porting the original Trine to the Trine 2 engine, providing improved visuals, improved gameplay, and additional features such as online multiplayer.

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Related Topix: Trine, Video Games, Atlus Co., Nintendo

Computer And Video Games

New Bayonetta 2 multiplayer screens released

A fresh batch of Bayonetta 2 screenshots have been published online by Siliconera , showing off the Wii U title's multiplayer offering.

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Related Topix: Nintendo, Bayonetta 2, PlatinumGames, Video Games

Sys-Con Media

Five Sports, One Package: Wii Sports Club Launches in Stores on July 25

It's a full count. One more out will win you the game. Standing on the pitcher's mound, you study the batter and aim for the outside corner.

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Related Topix: Video Games, The, Deep Silver, WII, Golf?, _No Company, Chronic Logic, Gamepads, Nintendo

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