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7 hrs ago | 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.


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

11 hrs ago | 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.


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

16 hrs ago | 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.


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

20 hrs ago | 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 .


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

Yesterday | 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.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Video Games

Thu Jul 24, 2014

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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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

Wed Jul 23, 2014


Learn More About Devil's Third Multiplayer

Ninja Gaiden director Tomonobu Itagaki dropped some new details recently about Devil's Third multiplayer, such as the fact that his latest game features 16 players online.


Related Topix: Valhalla Game Studios, Devil's Third, Video Games, THQ, Nintendo


Sonic Comes to Comic-Con on Wii U and 3DS

Earlier this month, it was announced that Nintendo would have its "biggest presence ever" at this year's Comic-Con, and that the Sonic games would show up in some form.


Related Topix: Sega, Video Games, Sonic, Nintendo


Core gamers warmed to Wii U after E3, market report suggests

Today, GameSpot Trax has released data that suggests that the editorial site's audience has significantly warmed to Nintendo's Wii U, following on from the company's strong E3 showing.


Related Topix: Nintendo

Tue Jul 22, 2014


Project CARS to Release on PS4, Xbox One in November

This holiday season should see no shortage of good next-gen racing games. Bandai Namco hopes Project CARS will be one of them, as the company has announced it picked-up the distribution rights to Project CARS for PS4, Xbox One and Wii U. Project CARS will be available for all three platforms in November.


Related Topix: Slightly Mad Studios, CARS , Video Games, Project CARS, Nintendo

Cinema Blend News

Wii U's Consumer Interest Skyrockets By 50% Thanks To E3

A new survey report commissioned by IHS and measured purchasing intent and interest for the current generation consoles, the Xbox One, the PlayStation 4 and the Wii U. What the report uncovered was rather fascinating.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Video Games, Halo, 343 Industries, Microsoft Game Studios, The, Deep Silver, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE, X360, Microsoft Xbox

Report: Wii U purchasing intent surges by 50% following E3

A new survey commissioned by IHS in partnership with parent company Gamer Network has shown that E3 gave a huge boost to the number of people interested in buying a Wii U, with purchasing intent growing by 50 per cent over the course of the event.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Video Games, Halo, 343 Industries, Battlefield!, Microsoft Game Studios, X360, Microsoft Xbox, Activision, Destiny, Bungie Software


Nintendo's 'Wii U to Wii U' Transfer Feature Doesn't Go Far Enough

Nintendo adds a system-to-system transfer option, but Wii U owners still can't backup save files or move data around conveniently.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Video Games


You Can Now Transfer Your Wii U Data to Another Wii U

An update allowing you to transfer your Wii U data to another Wii U is currently being rolled out by Nintendo.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Video Games

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Editorial Report: Zelda Wii U

Ready for an open-world Zelda game? Nintendo has just announced it's in developmenta and that you'll be able to bring a friend.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Zelda Wii U, Video Games


NEWTuesday 22nd July - Morning Inbox

It's my destiny to buy it So I've been playing a lot of Destiny over the last few days and if I had to opine on the experience thus far using two words they would be: pretty good.


Related Topix: Activision, Destiny, Video Games, Bungie Software, Asylum, Senscape, Nintendo