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Wii-U Specs Mostly Revealed At E3

Wii-U Specs Mostly Revealed At E3 At E3 this year during a developers roundtable Nintendo announced most of their Wii-U’s system specifications. These specs are mostly things like control layouts and the like, but also include a very undetailed technical readout on processing information. Here are the parts that stick out – IBM...
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E3 2012: Wii U Developers Discussion

E3 2012: Wii U Developers Discussion Following their E3 2012 press conference Nintendo held a developers roundtable in which they gave developers a chance to discuss their upcoming titles. They have now begun streaming the developers discussion on their official youtube. The developers discussion video features a particularly interesting...
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Nintendo’s E3 2012 Conference: Recap in Photos

Nintendo’s E3 2012 Conference: Recap in Photos Nintendo know how to put on a show, and love or hate the reveals, they still put on a solid event this year, with all the famous characters that we all know and love. Our very own Phillip Federico, Travis Bruno, and Jed Bradshaw were in attendance, and were snapping shots of the show in a frenzy. What you...
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Pikmin 3 screenshots released, looks gorgeous

Pikmin 3 screenshots released, looks gorgeous Without a doubt the biggest news to come out of Nintendo’s E3 2012 press conference was the official announcement of the long rumoured and long awaited Pikmin 3 coming to the Wii U as a launch title. Well immediately after their E3 2012 conference Nintendo released a bunch of gorgeous screenshots...
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Project P-100 screenshots released, looks badass

Project P-100 screenshots released, looks badass Following their E3 2012 press conference, Nintendo released some new screenshots for the newly announced Project P-100 (tentative title) which look freaking awesome. Project P-100 is being developed by Platinum Games and published by Nintendo for the Wii U. It appears to be some kind of cross between the...
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New Super Mario Bros. 2 will have Co-op; One Million Coins

New Super Mario Bros. 2 will have Co-op; One Million Coins Nintendo have a big task this year in releasing two New Super Mario Bros. titles, and making them feel completely different from one another. In a new Iwata asks, all of this was detailed by Takashi Tezuka. You see, New Super Mario Bros. 2 is a completely different game than the Wii U version, as the main...
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Scribblenauts Unlimited 3DS Trailer Shown at E3

Scribblenauts Unlimited 3DS Trailer Shown at E3 Who doesn’t love Scribblenauts? Well, as promised, Nintendo and 5th Cell will be bringing back Maxwell on both the Nintendo 3DS and the Wii U, and after getting a warm taste of the latter version yesterday, a new 3DS trailer has been revealed to give us a nice creative glimpse of what to expect. This...
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Fire Emblem: Awakening confirmed for US and Eurpoean release

Fire Emblem: Awakening confirmed for US and Eurpoean release While it was somewhat disappointing to see that no specific details of Fire Emblem Awakening were shown off at E3 this year, today Nintendo of America released a twitter feed that revealed that Fire Emblem Awakening is indeed receiving a US release. There has been no shortage of speculation amongst Fire...
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Threediots is Coming to Nintendo Video

Threediots is Coming to Nintendo Video So…E3 is moving along nicely, and Nintendo just showed their big line-up for the 3DS which was both expected and impressive. One announcement that stuck out from the crowd was a new show for Nintendo Video, which is supposed to be a comedy by the name of Threediots. It’s nice to see Nintendo...
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New Super Mario Bros. 2 Trailer is Full of Loot

New Super Mario Bros. 2 Trailer is Full of Loot Though it went a bit under the radar for most at E3 thus far, Nintendo are steadily preparing for New Super Mario Bros. 2 for the 3DS. A new trailer was shown off recently, which shows the game in action and for the most part, the gameplay is what you would expect to see from this series. The Power-ups...
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Trine 2 looks just as Beautiful on the Wii U

Trine 2 looks just as Beautiful on the Wii U Words cannot describe the beauty that is Trine 2. Today, Trine 2: Director’s Cut was revealed as a launch title for the platform, and this game indeed looks to show off the power of the Wii U with the stunning visuals on full display. For those unfamiliar, Trine 2 released a while back for the PSN,...
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Join Nintendo for a tour of the Wii U Gamepad

Join Nintendo for a tour of the Wii U Gamepad Want to see a tour of the Nintendo Wii U’s Gamepad? Well, you are in luck as Nintendo have posted one in video form, showing off the functionality for the controller – with details about what every button can do. Most of it is pretty basic for the most part, as the Gamepad’s main scheme is...
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Nintendo announce Wii U streaming services

Nintendo announce Wii U streaming services During their E3 2012 conference, Nintendo announced that their upcoming Wii U console will feature support for multiple streaming services. They confirmed that the Wii U will implement the following video streaming services; Hulu, Netflix, Amazon on Demand and Youtube. Nintendo plan to implement these...
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F-Zero and Metroid revealed for Nintendo Land

F-Zero and Metroid revealed for Nintendo Land Nintendo have revealed in their developers roundtable that two of the mini-games available in the recently announced Nintendo Land game for the Wii U, will be based upon F-Zero and Metroid. Nintendo were sure to keep a lot details close to their chest on these mini-games, but did mention that both games...
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Nintendo 3DS Conference Tomorrow

Nintendo 3DS Conference Tomorrow During their E3 2012 Conference, Nintendo announced they will be holding a second conference tomorrow which focuses solely on the Nintendo 3DS console and new titles that will be heading to the platform. Tomorrows Nintendo 3DS Conference is scheduled to take place 6.00pm PDT for the United States and...
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E3 2012: Paper Mario – Sticker Star announced by Nintendo

E3 2012: Paper Mario – Sticker Star announced by Nintendo Fans of the both the Super Mario RPG titles and Paper Mario titles alike will have something to be excited about this holiday season! While the Nintendo Conference of E3 2012 focused primarily on releases and gameplay details of Nintendo’s soon to be released Wii U console, a small segment of the...
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E3 2012 Tank! Tank! Tank! trailer for the Wii U

E3 2012 Tank! Tank! Tank! trailer for the Wii U What did we all think of the E3 2012 Nintendo conference? apart from some big first party announcements (Pikimin 3 YAY!) it’s pretty clear that unlike the original Wii and the Gamecube before it, Wii U seems to have a very strong third part developer support. Numerous third party Wii U titles were...
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Wii U Software Features – Iwata Asks E3 2012 Edition

Wii U Software Features – Iwata Asks E3 2012 Edition Nintendo fans should be quite used to the Iwata Asks video series by now. In Nintendo’s latest E3 2012 edition, Iwata posed questions to Katsuya Eguchi, the man behind Animal Crossing and Wii Sports, who is also now the lead software producer for the Wii U. Iwata poses some interesting questions to...
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New Pokemon Conquest Trailer Revealed at E3 2012

New Pokemon Conquest Trailer Revealed at E3 2012 Although the international release of the newest Pokemon spinnoff title is only 3 weeks away, Nintendo have revealed a new trailer at E3 to build the hype for this particular title even more. Unlike the other more “childish” spinoffs of the Pokemon series, like the Mystery Dungeon and Ranger...
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Rayman Legends ‘Platforming Hero’ E3 Trailer

Rayman Legends ‘Platforming Hero’ E3 Trailer E3 is epic right? Well here comes one of the a gameplay trailer deserving of that word. Following their E3 2012 conference Nintendo began to stream a new E3 trailer for the Wii U exclusive Rayman Legends. The trailer is called ‘Platforming Hero’ and is undeniably epic. Rayman Legends is an...
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Project P-100 revealed for Wii U

Project P-100 revealed for Wii U During their press conference at E3 2012, Nintendo revealed a new title set to launch alongside the Wii U console. The game is currently tentatively titled Project P-100 and is said to be a spiritual successor to Viewtiful Joe with some Pikmin-like elements. The game is described as ‘mass-hero...
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NintendoLand Shows Off Wii U’s Capabilities

NintendoLand Shows Off Wii U’s Capabilities With the release of the groundbreaking Wii six years ago, Nintendo understood the need for an easy-to-use game to act as a tutorial for the whole system’s capabilities – thus Wii Sports was packaged free with every Wii console. The task ahead of the Wii U is less daunting, with people now used to...
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E3: 2012 SiNG (Working Title) Impressions

E3: 2012 SiNG (Working Title) Impressions The music and singing game trend continues with Nintendo’s Press Conference at E3 2012 as Nintendo announced their 1st Party music game SiNG.  While it is just a working title right now, SiNG is set to make the players more a part of the action then just reading what is on the screen by having the...
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E3 2012: ZombiU Gameplay Trailer

E3 2012: ZombiU Gameplay Trailer ZombiU’s appearance at Nintendo’s conference may not have had the impact it did when revealed at Ubisoft’s, but thankfully, they saved some of the details for Nintendo to present. We’ve already had the mechanics explained, including how the Wii U GamePad was to be utilized in-game,...
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Wii U Lineup E3 Trailer

Wii U Lineup E3 Trailer It was pretty clear this year that Nintendo had stolen the show for E3 2012.  The Nintendo E3 Press Conference focused primarily on Wii U games that will be available at launch. These games are: New Super Mario Bros. U Nintendo Land Scribblenauts Unlimited Just Dance 4 LEGO City: Undercover Batman: Arkham...
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Batman Arkham City Armored Edition E3 Trailer And Details

Batman Arkham City Armored Edition E3 Trailer And Details   During the Nintendo E3 conference the game Batman Arkham City: Armored Edition was showcased for the Wii U. The Wii U edition of the game will be featuring a few enhancements to cater for the Wii U control scheme as well as console specific hidden levels and activities. The game looks amazing on the...
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