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  1. 'Kirby and the Rainbow Curse' is unique, challengingRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Deseret News

    A charming claymation look and fun touchscreen controls make otherwise trite platforming elements feel fresh again in Kirby's latest adventure on the Wii U. Developer HAL Laboratory, the team also behind Nintendo's popular Super Smash Bros. series, has ditched the charming yarn and cloth motif from 2010's "Kirby's Epic Yarn" in favor of a "Wallace & Gromit"-esque claymation look.

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  2. 32GB Nintendo Wii U Deluxe Bundle + Super Mario 3D World/Nintendo Land $259.99 at Buy via eBayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Cheap Ass Gamer

    ... has been a great deal. I bought mine last year and never regretted it! Though I might start regretting when a Zelda U Wii U console is announced... Dammit it will be gold plated I KNOW it Believe me, that's been in the back of my mind. If I didn't ...

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  3. Etrian Mystery Dungeon introduces the NinjaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Gaming Age

    ... of what waits among the deepest depths. Kirby and the Rainbow Curse marks the first Kirby title to be released on the Wii U, and it's also a ...

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  4. All The Indie Game News Out Of GDCRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Kotaku

    ... for American 3DS owners this Spring . Cute! Speaking of Nintendo, there were a bunch of cool games announced for the Wii U as well. In no particular order: Yesterday, I saw nine people play a single Wii U game. How'd they do that? One person (in ...

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  5. This Week in the Nintendo eShopRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | IGN

    It's the week of crossbuy on the Wii U and 3DS eShops. Today, Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Tipping Stars and OlliOlli are both coming out and all you have to do is buy the game once on Wii U and 3DS and then you get the other version for free.

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  6. Don't Starve Coming to Wii U This SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Electric Playground Network

    Klei Entertainment has announced that their hit survival game Don't Starve is coming to the Wii U this spring. It will be available in a fancy new Giant Edition, which includes the original game along with everything from the Reign of Giants expansion.

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  7. Rock Band 4 Headed to PlayStation 4 and Xbox OneRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Neowin.net

    ... What consoles is RB4 coming out for? A: Rock Band 4 will be released for Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Q: Why not Wii / Wii U / PC? A: Due to shifting production priorities and capabilities of the studio, we don't currently have plans to release RB4 ...

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  8. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... Platform for desk... )--This week's Nintendo Download includes the following featured content: Nintendo eShop on Wii U on Nintendo 3DS Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Tipping Stars - Get that "aha!... )--GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME), today announced that the ...

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  9. 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.

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  10. Don't Starve, Never Alone headed to Wii U eShopRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Eurogamer

    Top of the bill is a new version of Don't Starve, dubbed the Giant Edition, as well as the heart-warming Arctic platformer Never Alone. But by far the bigger list of games is reserved for Wii U. Other games coming to the console include Swords & Soldiers 2, sci-fi platformer Affordable Space Adventures and quirky 9-player title Runbow.

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  11. Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Takes Game of the Year at GDC AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | IGN

    ... Far Cry 4 (Ubisoft Montreal/Ubisoft),Dragon Age: Inquisition(BioWare/Electronic Arts), Super Smash Bros. for Wii U (Sora Ltd. and Bandai Namco/Nintendo) Honorable Mentions: Crypt of the Necrodancer (Brace Yourself Games), Extrasolar (Lazy 8 ...

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  12. Don't Starve Coming to Wii U with Exclusive FeaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IGN

    A "definitive version" of survival-adventure game Don't Starve: Giant Edition is coming to Wii U with exclusive features this spring. The GamePad will be used to display the in-game map, which was a "much-requested fan feature," Nintendo announced.

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  13. Daily Roundup: Nintendo and indie gaming, HTC's attempt at VR and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Engadget

    ... messaging, and a contributing factor to the system's blockbuster success. They are not for Nintendo -- neither for the Wii U, nor the 3DS. An unsurprising strategy given the Japanese company's reliance on Mario and Zelda, its familiar, first-party ...

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  14. Nintendo Details Upcoming Wii U/3DS eShop GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WorthPlaying

    ... and Swords & Soldiers II, the newly announced Don't Starve: Giant Edition and Never Alone games will be coming to the Wii U console with exclusive GamePad features and functionality. For Nintendo 3DS, puzzle platformer BOXBOY! is set to arrive this ...

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  15. First print of Rodea the Sky Soldier to include original Wii version in Wii U releaseRead the original story

    Wednesday | Gaming Age

    NIS America announced today that the original Wii version of Rodea the Sky Soldier will be included in addition to the Wii U copy with the game's first print. The first run will be printed in both NA and EU territories.

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  16. Nintendo updates their 2015 Wii U, 3DS eShop release scheduleRead the original story

    Wednesday | Gaming Age

    Those wondering what Nintendo has in store for the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS eShop in 2015 should wonder no longer as today the company has announced new titles and revealed an updated digital release schedule. First up, we received confirmation that Don't Starve: Giant Edition and Never Alone are headed to the Wii U this year along with BOXBOY! for the 3DS.

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  17. 'Rodea: The Sky Soldier' on Wii U to include Wii versionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Examiner.com

    Video game publisher NIS America , today announced that early purchasers of the Wii U version of "Rodea: The Sky Soldier" would be in for a little treat, as the game will also come with the Wii version of the game. "Rodea: The Sky Soldier" follows a robot named Rodea, who after saving the sky kingdom of Garuda from the Naga Empire, awakens 1000 years later thanks to the help of a spirited inventor named Ion.

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  18. Xbox One Is Getting These 45 Indie GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cinema Blend News

    Microsoft is finally amping up their efforts to bring more indie titles to the Xbox One. The system struggled to attract a larger indie following due to some issues with the way developers perceived the release parity clause that made the Xbox One look less inviting than the PS4 and Wii U. Well, on Tuesday Microsoft announced that they have more than 30 games coming down the pipeline for the Xbox One via their ID@Xbox program , which is headed up by Chris Charla.

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  19. 'Meme Run' pulled from Wii U eShop for copyright claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Examiner.com

    The sudden removal of "Meme Run" from the Nintendo Wii U eShop was revealed Wednesday, which states a copyright claim being the cause. Yesterday, the Nintendo community at Reddit noticed the endless runner game filled with internet memes was removed from the Wii U eShop.

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  20. It's complicated: Nintendo's relationship with indie gamingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Engadget

    Independent games are a cornerstone of Sony's PlayStation 4 messaging, and a contributing factor to the system's blockbuster success . They are not for Nintendo -- neither for the Wii U , nor the 3DS .

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