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  1. Upgrade Disney Infinity Wii to Wii U free of chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | Joystiq

    Still on the fence about buying a Wii U? Disney Interactive is offering a new reason to move to Nintendo's latest home console by allowing Disney Infinity players on Wii to upgrade to the Wii U version free of charge. Beginning today, those that own the Disney Infinity Starter Pack on Wii can download the Wii U version of the sandbox game from the eShop, including the game's multiplayer components.


  2. How GameLock is Shaking Up the Used Game MarketRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | TMCnet

    ... a definite price for a used game, and stick to it. For instance, under the listing for " Hyrule Warriors" for the Wii U there are two prices. There's a $60 price tag, and a $22.32 price tag. Buying the game from GameLock puts a $60 hold on your ...


  3. Review: 'Super Smash Bros.' does franchise proudRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... on console reflects a new reality for the company. Nintendo's portable system is doing much better than the console Wii U, and by releasing "Super Smash Bros." on the Nintendo 3DS, it will reach more gamers. The move brings up questions for fans, ...


  4. 'Bayonetta 2' wouldn't exist without Nintendo, says Hideki KamiyaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Hideki Kamiya , developer at Platinum Games and creator of "Bayonetta," one again explained online why the sequel exclusive to the Nintendo Wii U will never be ported to other game consoles. In a series of tweets translated by My Nintendo News , Kamiya reiterated there would be no " Bayonetta 2 ' if Nintendo didn't pick up publishing rights from previous game distributor Sega.


  5. Sakurai: Zelda, Sheik couldn't be one Smash Bros. fighter on 3DSRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Joystiq

    ... ers at once in multiplayer battles. Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS premieres this Thursday in North America, and a Wii U version is due out this winter.


  6. 'Thomas Was Alone' (ALL) Coming To Wii U, PS4 And Xbox OneRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WorthPlaying

    Thomas Was Alone is a 2D platform-puzzle game that quickly engages and engrosses the player with its charming storyline and art style. As a cross-buy title, The PlayStation version of Thomas Was Alone will be available free of charge to anyone who owns the original game on PlayStation 3 or PlayStation Vita, including customers who downloaded the game during PlayStation Plus.


  7. Nintendo kicks off Super Smash Bros. college football Tailgate TourRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Gaming Age

    ... good idea. It actually sounds like Nintendo is going to attempt to have fans of rival schools duke it out in the Wii U version so we wish them good luck with that. The Tailgate Tour kicks off this week and runs through the end of November. Check out ...


  8. New 'Alien: Isolation' Stomp video shows another gruesome way to dieRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... tle next Tuesday. Alien: Isolation will be available on October 7 for the Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3, PS4 and the PC. The Wii U appears to be the odd man out when it comes to offering the game.


  9. Zelda and Sheik are separate Smash Bros. characters due to 3DS limitationsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Eurogamer

    Super Smash Bros. for 3DS and Wii U do not feature any transforming characters - such as Zelda and Sheik - due to the 3DS' hardware limitations.


  10. Review: Smash Bros. 3DS is a surprisingly good imitation of the real thingRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Ars Technica

    ... twin screens. I didn't really care for the 3DS version of the game at E3, which was shown off alongside the upcoming Wii U version. Playing it on the small screen for a week has slowly changed my opinion, though. This one won't be a favorite of the ...


  11. Thomas Was Alone out on PS4, Xbox One and Wii U Nov 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Eurogamer

    2D puzzle platformer Thomas Was Alone launches on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Wii U this November, creator Mike Bithell has announced. We don't have an exact release date, but Bithell said on Twitter all three versions will launch within the same ...


  12. 20 Best Nintendo Wii U Games You Need to Know AboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Buzzle.com

    If you own a Wii U console or are planning to buy one, you should keep yourself well-informed about some all time popular video games for this console as well as new releases for the platform. Buzzle furnishes you with a list of the best Wii U games belonging to multiple genres, thus making your choice easier.


  13. Falling Skies Video Game Released, Launch Video AvailableRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | GamersHell.com

    Little Orbit has announced that Falling Skies: The Game is out now at retail and via digital download for PC, PS3, Xbox 360 and Wii U, priced at $39.99. In this tactical strategy RPG, players will dive into a world gone wrong and command a squad of recently-rescued survivors who have been recruited into the human resistance fighting to save the planet.


  14. Bayonetta 2 on PS4 and Xbox One 'is not going to happen'Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Computer And Video Games

    Gamers have regularly been sending Kamiya tweets asking for the Wii U exclusive to be ported over to new-gen systems, but he recently posted a series of responses explaining why it categorically will not happen. "We [Platinum Games] are developers and receive support from publishers by making games that they request or suggest," Kamiya explained.


  15. 3DS mod adds GameCube controller supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Eurogamer

    ... try it themselves - although most Smash Bros. fans will probably find it easier to just wait for the game's upcoming Wii U edition. The USB device will have room for four controllers (including the wireless Wavebird variety). A limited number of ...


  16. Barrels of nostalgia but a bog of button-mashingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Telegram

    Hyrule Warriors The latest release for Nintendo's software famished Wii U isn't quite the "Legend of Zelda" title fans have likely been waiting for. Instead, like 2010's "Metroid: other Mi," it marks a very odd occasion when the Big N contracts an out of house developer to play with some of their toys, and see what manner of magic they cook up.


  17. Gamers Wonder When Fatal Frame Got This "Erotic"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kotaku

    The Fatal Frame games have always been scary. They've been kind of sexy, too. But the latest entry is, flat out, being called an erotic game by Japanese Wii U owners.


  18. This Column Is Terrible And You Shouldn't Read ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Nag.blog

    ... gaming", but rather for playing stuff like Mario Kart and Super Smash Bros. I may have been shovelling shit onto the Wii U like a meth addict at the beach, but damnit that doesn't mean I can't want one, okay? There was a NAG Online lottery recently ...


  19. Nintendo Celebrates 125 Years As Wii U And Nintendo 3DS Get New Firmware UpdatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | International Business Times

    ... in the business, there are new firmware updates that have coincided with Nintendo's anniversary. For starters, the Wii U is getting a new system update coming this week. Joystiq reports that the update will allow players to use folders when ...


  20. Chariot for PS4 Released, Xbox One Version Coming TomorrowRead the original story

    Tuesday | GamersHell.com

    ... 22, 2014 in EU territories. The game will be released worldwide for Xbox One on October 1, 2014, with launch dates for Wii U and Steam to be revealed soon.