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News: Siesta Fiesta Patch Goes Live in Europe

Siesta Fiesta Patch Goes Live in Europe

Fixes a medal saving issue we didn't know existed

We're big fans of Siesta Fiesta here at Nintendo Life, as it takes the classic Breakout formula and shakes it up with scrolling levels, power-ups and varied environments. At a budget price it's a reminder that enjoyable, great value games with a high level of polish are still possible. It clearly...

News: Patch 1.01 For ZaciSa’s Last Stand On The Wii U Goes Live

Patch 1.01 For ZaciSa’s Last Stand On The Wii U Goes Live

Half-price to celebrate!

Wii U owners familiar with the 2D tower defence title ZaciSa’s Last Stand — released last month on the eShop — will be pleased to hear the latest patch adds extra meat to the game, bringing many improvements such as refined balance – helping ensure the experience remains challenging – and a plethora of new content...

News: Sonic Lost World Gets Patched Up On Wii U

Sonic Lost World Gets Patched Up On Wii U

100 rings finally grants an extra life

It's fair to say that we didn't think all that much of Sonic Lost World when it arrived on the Wii U a short while ago. However, you have to give Sega credit for trying to improve things after release, as the company has released a patch which aims to fix some of the title's many problems. Here's the full list...

News: The Wonderful 101 Update Now Available To Download

The Wonderful 101 Update Now Available To Download

The Wonderful 101 ver.1.1.0

The Wonderful 101 smashed onto the scene earlier this year on Wii U and plenty of people have been enjoying the insane adventures of Wonder Red and his band of merry men and women. However, there were a few very minor niggles with the game that needed to be fixed and Nintendo has now released a patch to make the...

News: Zen Studios Releases A Patch For Star Wars Pinball On 3DS

Zen Studios Releases A Patch For Star Wars Pinball On 3DS

Those crashing issues should now be no more

Star Wars Pinball was released on Wii U and 3DS earlier this year but unfortunately the handheld version was liable to crash at certain points. Indeed, as we detailed in our review when you head over to the leaderboards the game simply stalls and throws you to the 3DS menu. It's fair to say we were a...

News: Splinter Cell: Blacklist Receives A Fresh Patch

Splinter Cell: Blacklist Receives A Fresh Patch

A few more issues are now fixed

Ubisoft released a patch for Splinter Cell: Blacklist last month that fixed a few small problems some players were encountering, including the timer issue the progress bar was having in the daily challenges and a couple of animation glitches. It has now followed up that update with a new one that will tweak the...

News: Wii U Version of Splinter Cell: Blacklist Gets Patched Up

Wii U Version of Splinter Cell: Blacklist Gets Patched Up

A few small problems have been fixed

Ubisoft has released a patch for the Wii U version of Splinter Cell: Blacklist, which will see a number of niggling issues fixed in a range of different modes. Most of the problems appear to be in the Spies vs Mercs multiplayer mode, but there are also a few in the co-op and single player campaign too. The...

News: Mighty Switch Force! Hyper Drive Edition Update Now Live in Europe

Mighty Switch Force! Hyper Drive Edition Update Now Live in Europe

Fixes "a few bugs"

A new patch for Mighty Switch Force! Hyper Drive Edition is now available to download from the Wii U eShop in Europe. Players won't need to do anything as the update will be applied automatically once you're connected to the internet. Matt Bozon, creative director at WayForward, made the announcement on his Twitter page, where...

News: Virtue's Last Reward Glitch Resolved in eShop Version, Maybe

Virtue's Last Reward Glitch Resolved in eShop Version, Maybe

When in doubt...

Zero Escape: Virtue's Last Reward is now available on the 3DS eShop in North America, offering another avenue to this well-received visual novel/puzzle adventure. Players of the original physical copy of the game, however, have been wondering whether the download version still contains one grief-bearing issue: a save-corrupting bug...

News: Cloudberry Kingdom Will Have Online Leaderboards Soon

Cloudberry Kingdom Will Have Online Leaderboards Soon

Pwnee Studios is working on a patch

Cloudberry Kingdom precipitated into the Wii U eShop a few days ago and has seen many a gamer rack up insanely high scores. However, those who did download it have found something missing - the promised online leaderboards are nowhere to be found. A few people got in touch with the developer Pwnee Studios about...

News: Ghostlight Confirms Devil Survivor Overclocked Patch is Finished

Ghostlight Confirms Devil Survivor Overclocked Patch is Finished

Soon Europe will have the full experience

A little under a month ago, Ghostlight released the much-anticipated Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor Overclocked in Europe. Unfortunately, however, the game was marred by game-breaking bugs that stops players in their tracks. Using the summon ability or being lied to by an auction seller causes the...

News: First Toki Tori 2 Patch Submitted to Nintendo

First Toki Tori 2 Patch Submitted to Nintendo

Second, more substantial update still being hatched

Toki Tori 2 was on a number of Wii U eShop wishlists when it was pushed back from launch day to an early April release, and has delivered a substantial twist on the formula that gamers became accustomed to in the preceding Toki Tori releases. It's placed pretty well in the Wii U eShop charts in...

News: Runner 2 Patch Now Available To Download

Runner 2 Patch Now Available To Download

A few niggling issues fixed

BIT.TRIP Presents: Runner 2 Future Legend of Rhythm Alien was released for the Wii U eShop around a month ago but unfortunately some gamers experienced a few problems with it - one of which involved the game freezing upon trying to exit the software. The developer Gaijin Games impressively got a patch made up and sent it...

News: New Patch Released For Call of Duty: Black Ops II On Wii U

New Patch Released For Call of Duty: Black Ops II On Wii U

Patch 'em up, mate

For those who have been having problems with Call of Duty: Black Ops II for the Wii U, you'll be pleased to know that Treyarch has released the latest update to fix a couple of issues with the popular first-person shooter title, details of which you can see outlined below. Changes specific to the Wii U version include: Feature...

News: ZombiU Developer Announces A Patch Is On The Way

ZombiU Developer Announces A Patch Is On The Way

Fix announced in the game itself

Gamers who've been playing through ZombiU know all about the interesting messages the development team leave plastered and pasted to the walls and floors of various areas in the game environment. One such message appeared very recently revealing that a patch is on the way. There were previously a few murmuring...

News: New Update Incoming For Sonic & All Stars Racing Transformed

New Update Incoming For Sonic & All Stars Racing Transformed

Will address Boost Challenge and Ninja Tag issues

Sonic & All Stars Racing Transformed is the only racing title currently available on Wii U, and it looks as though many people who picked up the game have found a few minor issues with it. The issues in question happen during non-race modes like Boost Challenge and Ninja Tag where, according to...

News: Cave Story Fix is "Coming Soon"

Cave Story Fix is "Coming Soon"

Curly Story will be saved

If you haven't read our Cave Story review, then let us sum it up for you: we loved it. The eShop version of the indie game that started it all is fantastic, except for one issue. It turns out that some people are having problems with the Curly Story mode. Specifically, they can't get past the first couple of screens...