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News: Pikmin 3 Mission Mode DLC Launches Today

Pikmin 3 Mission Mode DLC Launches Today

Software update also improves rankings

One title that quickly kicked the software malaise around the Wii U into touch for existing owners in recent months was Pikmin 3, a project clearly of major significant to Shigeru Miyamoto. The real-time strategy title delivered, too, earning strong reviews around the web and positive word of mouth from those...

News: Additional Minigames Confirmed for Spin The Bottle: Bumpie's Party

Additional Minigames Confirmed for Spin The Bottle: Bumpie's Party

Put Your Hat On, Act Like An Animal, and Don’t Laugh

Spin the Bottle: Bumpie's Party is undoubtedly one of the quirkiest games on Wii U, incorporating the Wii Remotes in unique ways alongside the GamePad screen. It's also a title set to incorporate a unique pay structure, where early adopters get more content for less money, whereas those that...

News: Batman: Arkham Origins Season Pass Confirmed for Wii U

Batman: Arkham Origins Season Pass Confirmed for Wii U

Well, that's a first

Nintendo gamers should be familiar with some secondary treatment when it comes to online modes and DLC in triple-A releases; even when major titles bring all DLC to the Wii U, for example, the system often misses out on season ticket deals. While Batman: Arkham Origins on the Wii U will be missing the online multiplayer from...

News: Splinter Cell Blacklist Homeland DLC Available Now on Wii U

Splinter Cell Blacklist Homeland DLC Available Now on Wii U

Missions, weapons and gear included

Splinter Cell Blacklist is Ubisoft's latest entry in one of its most popular franchises, blending its recent focus on action with the option — should you prefer — of reverting back to the classic sneaking for which the series is renowned. As is standard for any high-profile triple-A title, there's optional...

News: New Splinter Cell Blacklist Maps Creeping Onto Wii U

New Splinter Cell Blacklist Maps Creeping Onto Wii U

More action from the Billionaire’s Yacht and Dead Coast maps

With great stealth, a tweet from the official Splinter Cell Twitter account has revealed that two new maps will soon become available for download in Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Blacklist. The new areas, named Billionaire’s Yacht and Dead Coast, will be attainable on all platforms,...

News: Zen Studios Confirms Star Wars Pinball: Balance of the Force DLC Pack for Fall

Zen Studios Confirms Star Wars Pinball: Balance of the Force DLC Pack for Fall

Three new tables included

Zen Studios has released details on more tables to fill some of those empty spaces in Star Wars: Pinball; it's a pack of three tables called Balance of the Force. In its press release the developer has promised that the pack "will integrate seamlessly into existing Star Wars Pinball games and Zen Studios pinball platforms...

News: Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Dual Destinies Has Some DLC in Japan

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Dual Destinies Has Some DLC in Japan

Costumes, quizzes and a brand new case

Capcom has announced a batch of downloadable content for Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Dual Destinies in Japan. The game becomes available in the Land of the Rising Sun tomorrow and the extra content will slowly filter out throughout August and possibly beyond. First up, players can download three new...

News: Shigeru Miyamoto Reportedly Hints at Pikmin 3 DLC

Shigeru Miyamoto Reportedly Hints at Pikmin 3 DLC

Cough up for more Pikmin goodness

Pikmin 3 is just days away in Europe, while North America doesn't have too long to wait before its long awaiting arrival on the Wii U. As you may have read in our Pikmin 3 review we were very impressed, sharing our view that it's "beautifully crafted and filled to the brim with exciting gameplay features". With a...

News: Nintendo Wanted To Take A Different Approach To DLC With New Super Luigi U

Nintendo Wanted To Take A Different Approach To DLC With New Super Luigi U

A distinct move away from the packs found in New Super Mario Bros. 2

New Super Luigi U has been available to download from the Wii U eShop for a short while and has breathed new life into New Super Mario Bros. U. Although, technically deemed DLC, it's a much longer experience than the downloadable software added to New Super Mario Bros. 2 and...

News: Gaijin Games Reveals Remaining DLC Characters For Runner 2

Gaijin Games Reveals Remaining DLC Characters For Runner 2

Make six new friends on Wii U

Gaijin Games recently announced that BIT.TRIP Presents Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien is to receive some extra content in the form of the Good Friends DLC pack. The new download will bring six new characters to the Wii U version of the game, while the Steam edition will get an extra pal thrown in for good...

News: Gaijin Games Announces Good Friends Pack DLC For Runner 2

Gaijin Games Announces Good Friends Pack DLC For Runner 2

Seven new characters join the line-up

BIT.TRIP Presents Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien is expanding before our very eyes; Gaijin Games has announced that the game is to receive the Good Friends DLC pack, which will bring a fresh batch of characters with which to dash through the levels — we suspect you'll recognise some of them. The...

News: Over 200,000 Gamers Have Bought StreetPass Mii Plaza DLC

Over 200,000 Gamers Have Bought StreetPass Mii Plaza DLC

Paid for with real, not Play, coins

Not too long ago Europe and Japan enjoyed an update to the StreetPass Mii Plaza, which brought a fresh layout and a batch of four new games to choose from. The catch is that these additions come at a price — they're £4.49 / €4.99 each, or there's a Combo pack of all four available for £13.49 / €14.99...

News: Injustice: Gods Among Us Update Sneaks Out of the Shadows

Injustice: Gods Among Us Update Sneaks Out of the Shadows

Balance tweaks and DLC support swoop in

Holy patch notes, Batman! NetherRealm has finally made good on their promise to update the Wii U version of DC Comics fighter Injustice: Gods Among Us, bringing a few balance tweaks, a few new free skins and DLC support. Now lurking in the darkest shadows of the U.S. eShop are 19 packs for purchase, bringing...