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News: Saints Row 4 is Skipping Wii U

Saints Row 4 is Skipping Wii U

Will only be on "current-gen consoles" and PC

When THQ sold off its assets at auction earlier this year, Volition ended up in the hands of Koch Media, which has naturally now taken on the Saints Row franchise as a result. Koch Media denoted the series to Deep Silver, which has now confirmed the first game to be released post-THQ will be Saints...

News: The Amazing Spider-Man: Ultimate Edition Not Releasing Down Under

The Amazing Spider-Man: Ultimate Edition Not Releasing Down Under

Australia misses out on yet another Wii U title

Australian Wii U owners are having a tougher time than those in other regions, with a handful of games not making the trip Down Under. Activision has confirmed that another of its Wii U titles will not be releasing in Australia. This time it's The Amazing Spider-Man: Ultimate Edition. This is the...

News: Bioware: "No Plans" To Bring New Mass Effect 3 DLC To Wii U

Bioware: "No Plans" To Bring New Mass Effect 3 DLC To Wii U

Citadel and Reckoning DLC unlikely to see the light of day on Wii U

Mass Effect 3 was released for Wii U on launch day, and included all of the downloadable content that had been made available up to that point. Since then Bioware, the game's developer, has released further DLC for the epic sci-fi adventure in the form of the Omega Pack, which saw...

News: It Doesn't Look Like Bungie's Next Epic Is Coming To Wii U

It Doesn't Look Like Bungie's Next Epic Is Coming To Wii U

Halo creator keeps silent on Nintendo version

Former Halo studio Bungie has revealed more information about its next project — including hints about the platforms it is coming to — but sadly it would appear that the Wii U won't be getting any action. Destiny is being billed as a "shared-world" shooter, and has a strong focus on co-operative...

News: Sorry Australia, You're Not Getting The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct

Sorry Australia, You're Not Getting The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct

Demand isn't there, apparently

Activision is launching The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct on the Wii U next month in North America and Europe, but sadly fans of the hit TV series who happen to live Down Under will just have to sit it out — or contemplate importing a copy of the European version — because the game won't be getting a release in...

News: Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Online Play Will Be Region Locked For Wii U

Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Online Play Will Be Region Locked For Wii U

The world isn't in play

In a recent interview with Monster Hunter producer Ryozo Tsujimoto on Gamereactor it has been revealed that Monster Hunter 3: Ultimate online servers will be region-locked. This means that players won't be able to experience online gameplay with other players in another region - so North Americans can't play with gamers in...

News: Rayman Legends No Longer a Wii U Exclusive, Delayed to September

Rayman Legends No Longer a Wii U Exclusive, Delayed to September

Oh dear...

When talking about upcoming releases that will give the Wii U a timely boost and sell systems, one that's been consistently mentioned, including here on Nintendo Life, is Ubisoft's Rayman Legends. In a blow for Nintendo's system, it's been revealed that not only is the title now also coming to the Xbox 360 and PS3, but it's also delayed...

News: Scribblenauts Unlimited Delayed In Europe

Scribblenauts Unlimited Delayed In Europe

"Changes need to be implemented before we launch across Europe"

Nintendo has confirmed that Scribblenauts Unlimited has been hit by a delay in Europe. The Wii U and 3DS versions of the game were supposed to launch on February 8th. No details have been given about a new release date. Here's the official PR: We are sorry to announce that...

News: You Can't Use Your Wii Virtual Console Saves With the Wii U Virtual Console

You Can't Use Your Wii Virtual Console Saves With the Wii U Virtual Console

Quelle surprise!

Last week, Nintendo confirmed that the Wii U would be getting its very own Virtual Console service, allowing owners to play retro classics from yesteryear. If you're a longstanding Wii owner who likes to play NES, SNES and Mega Drive games, you may be wondering to yourself if all those hours of effort you put into The Legend of...

News: "All The Bravest" Square Enix Trademark Was for iOS Game, Not Bravely Default Localisation

"All The Bravest" Square Enix Trademark Was for iOS Game, Not Bravely Default Localisation

Darn

Late last year it emerged that Square Enix had trademarked the name "All The Bravest" and purchased a number of related web domains, which prompted excitable rumours that it could be an indication of a much-desired localisation of 3DS title Bravely Default: Flying Fairy. Unfortunately that dream has been crushed — which seems to be standard...

News: Blockbuster UK Joins HMV In Administration

Blockbuster UK Joins HMV In Administration

UK games retail suffers its second blow in the space of a week

This week, HMV - the UK's last major high street entertainment retailer - slid into administration after suppliers declined to help the ailing chain, putting around 4,350 jobs at risk. The bad news for UK retail doesn't end there, however - Blockbuster UK has also announced its...

News: Trine 2 Magic Mayhem DLC Appears Unlikely To Happen

Trine 2 Magic Mayhem DLC Appears Unlikely To Happen

Developer confirms Trine 3 will happen, eventually

Trine 2: Director's Cut has proven to be a popular title in the Wii U eShop for many reasons. It's a very good game for a start, something we pointed out in our Trine 2: Director's Cut review, and it has some of the most glorious HD visuals ever seen on a home console; it really showed what Wii U...