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News: European Gamers Bemoan PAL Version of Super Metroid

European Gamers Bemoan PAL Version of Super Metroid

Les Européens ne sont pas contents

As we're sure many of you are already aware, Super Metroid is now available on the Wii U Virtual Console in North America and Europe for the low low price of 30c/30p, although both versions are not the same. While the North American edition is playable in full 60Hz as it was intended, European gamers have been...

News: This "Printing Miiverse" Art Show Gives a Glimpse of the Network's Potential

This "Printing Miiverse" Art Show Gives a Glimpse of the Network's Potential

Non-profit gallery will be streamed online

Nintendo seems to be rather proud of Miiverse, and rightly so, recently launching a browser-based beta version of the social network — miiverse.nintendo.net — and making it clear that the platform would play a major role in advertising and building awareness of the Wii U. Since its launch plenty of...

News: Miiverse to Arrive on 3DS "Within This Year"

Miiverse to Arrive on 3DS "Within This Year"

3DS game communities will be included, of course

Earlier today Nintendo took the important step of launching a beta for a browser-based Miiverse service — you simply visit miiverse.nintendo.net on a smartphone, tablet or computer and you can browse the communities and "Yeah" posts, though you can't post your own comments yet. Naturally we're...

News: Miiverse Now Available In Your Browser

Miiverse Now Available In Your Browser

Social network makes the leap off of Wii U

Miiverse, that perfectly civil, friendly and downright jovial Wii U utopia of a social network, which doubles as a place to discover just how much patience people have for creating incredibly elaborate works of art using two colors and a stylus, is now available in your browser. You're now free to sit in...

News: Eiji Aonuma Takes To Link To The Past Miiverse To Discuss Zelda 3DS

Eiji Aonuma Takes To Link To The Past Miiverse To Discuss Zelda 3DS

Special mention for Oracle of Seasons and Ages, too

During yesterday's Nintendo Direct, Nintendo landed an unexpected surprise on us towards the end of the broadcast. We were told to expect a new Zelda game for the 3DS before the end of the year — the kind of megaton announcement that would normally wait until E3. Not only that, but we weren't...

Video: Latest Miiverse Update Continues to Improve the Platform

Latest Miiverse Update Continues to Improve the Platform

Socialising on Wii U gets easier and quicker

While not a system-seller in its own right, Miiverse on Wii U is, for some at least, a major part of the console that can absorb as much time as some games. By blending popular features from a number of social platforms with its own "communities" structure, Nintendo has setup a thoroughly decent and...

Video: Is This What Miiverse Will Look Like On Your Smartphone?

Is This What Miiverse Will Look Like On Your Smartphone?

Miiverse made mobile

A video has hit the web which appears to show Nintendo's Miiverse running on a smartphone via its web browser. The footage shows someone navigating through several Miiverse posts in the iPhone's Safari browser — and not via a dedicated application. There's a chance that this may be the only way to access the service from a...

News: Shigeru Miyamoto Makes His Miiverse Debut

Shigeru Miyamoto Makes His Miiverse Debut

Nintendo legend declares 2013 'The Year of Luigi'

Satoru Iwata took to Miiverse for the very first time earlier on to reconfirm that the update Wii U users will receive in April will reduce the time it takes to launch and exit software. Not to be outdone, Shigeru Miyamoto has now made his Miiverse debut by submitting a post to celebrate the Year of...

News: Access Miiverse On Your Smartphone And PC By The End Of May

Access Miiverse On Your Smartphone And PC By The End Of May

Keep up to date on the go

During a talk at the Game Developers Conference today, Miiverse producer Kiyoshi Mizuki said Nintendo's popular social network application would be accessible on smartphones and PCs between April and May. A 3DS version is currently in development and will arrive sometime in the future, though a release date is unknown at...

News: Nintendo Launches Year Of Luigi Miiverse Communities

Nintendo Launches Year Of Luigi Miiverse Communities

Step forward, Luigi

To continue promoting the Year of Luigi this year, Nintendo has launched not only one, but three communities to support the brother-in-green on Miiverse. Wii U users can discuss Luigi or post doodles in his honour through the official Year of Luigi community, a dedicated discussion thread for upcoming 3DS title Luigi’s...

News: Filtering Miiverse Content Is Easier With A New Update

Filtering Miiverse Content Is Easier With A New Update

Cut out the unwanted posts

Nintendo has been busy behind the scenes updating Miiverse, including changes to make filtering content that little bit easier. A verified member of staff, Marty, appeared on the platform today to inform us of the new update. You can now filter for 'Player Posts' in each gaming community. If you touch the option at the...

News: Zelda Miiverse Community Launches Today For Wii U

Zelda Miiverse Community Launches Today For Wii U

Finally, for all us fanboys and fangirls

It's been announced during today's Nintendo Direct presentations that a special Legend of Zelda Miiverse community will be launching today for the Wii U. While we still have some time before The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD and the Wii U Legend of Zelda games release, fans of the series will be able to...

News: Miiverse Friend Requests Restricted For Gamers Aged 12 And Under

Miiverse Friend Requests Restricted For Gamers Aged 12 And Under

Nintendo doing its best to protect younger users

On Miiverse, Nintendo gamers can interact with one another and send friend requests to those they want to stay connected to - even if they do not actually know them. Nintendo has recently made a small announcement regarding the service, saying it will be restricting younger gamers from sending or...

News: Take a Pikmin's Eye View with Pikmin 3's Camera Mode

Take a Pikmin's Eye View with Pikmin 3's Camera Mode

Shutterbug

Just what does life look like from a Pikmin's perspective? You're not going to have to wait long to find out — Pikmin 3 will include a camera mode to let you get right down to sub-ankle height and see the world in a whole new way. We still don't have a solid release date for the third Pikmin game, but a new function of the strategy...

News: Wii Fit U Gets Social With User Created Miiverse Communities

Wii Fit U Gets Social With User Created Miiverse Communities

Get fit together

If you have over-indulged during the festive period and made a New Year’s resolution to get in shape, you will no doubt appreciate any encouragement you receive from friends and family to stay on track. During today’s Nintendo Direct it was announced that the upcoming Wii Fit U will let players create their own user communities...