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News: Fast & Furious: Showdown Speeding To Wii U

Fast & Furious: Showdown Speeding To Wii U

Australian retailer outs new racing title

Australian retailer EB Games has confirmed that Fast & Furious: Showdown is coming to the Wii U. The game looks set to coincide with the release of the sixth movie in the long-running movie franchise. EB Games has a release date May 22nd. VG247 has

News: Turns Out Destiny Could Be Coming To The Wii U After All

Turns Out Destiny Could Be Coming To The Wii U After All

Game's official preorder page contains Wii U listing

Yesterday we were sad to report that Bungie's promising online sci-fi epic Destiny wasn't looking likely for a Wii U release. The guys behind the game revealed that although the final platforms haven't yet been 100% decided, PlayStation and Xbox versions of the game were almost certain — and...

News: Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Bundles Soaring Into Europe For Wii U and 3DS XL

Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Bundles Soaring Into Europe For Wii U and 3DS XL

The 3DS Circle Pad Pro XL arrives on the same day

It seems that Fire Emblem: Awakening isn't the only game to receive the special bundle treatment in Europe, as Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate will also be getting its own set of limited edition packs for both the Wii U and 3DS XL when the game arrives on 22nd March. The Wii U Limited Edition Premium Pack...

Developer Interview: Why The 90's Arcade Racer Is The Ultimate Love Letter To Sega's Daytona USA

Why The 90's Arcade Racer Is The Ultimate Love Letter To Sega's Daytona USA

Antonis Pelekanos talks exclusively about the hottest racer on the Wii U eShop

The news that The 90's Arcade Racer is coming to the Wii U eShop courtesy of Nicalis has pretty much made our week — this colourful love letter to Sega's arcade racers is shaping up to be one of our most eagerly-awaited download releases of 2013. We spoke to the...

Developer Interview: Rebellion On Why Sniper Elite V2 Wii U Is The Definitive Version

Rebellion On Why Sniper Elite V2 Wii U Is The Definitive Version

"The GamePad offers something completely new to developers that you just don’t see elsewhere"

The news that Sniper Elite V2 is coming to the Wii U has us very excited indeed. The WW2 epic launched on PS3, Xbox 360 and PC last year, and gained positive reviews for its tense action and innovative "Kill Cam". We were understandably keen to speak to...

Developer Interview: WaterMelon On Kickstarter, Nintendo And Bringing Pier Solar To The Wii U

WaterMelon On Kickstarter, Nintendo And Bringing Pier Solar To The Wii U

"Working with Nintendo is much easier than one would think"

We reported last year that WaterMelon's 16-bit RPG Pier Solar would be gracing the Wii U in the near future, having secured funding for a HD remake via Kickstarter. The team is busy working on the HD version as we speak, so we thought it would be a good time to get in touch and talk...

News: Don't Worry, There's A Cavalcade Of Fan-Favorite Wii U and 3DS Games Incoming

Don't Worry, There's A Cavalcade Of Fan-Favorite Wii U and 3DS Games Incoming

The only way is up

Sectors of the gaming press would have you believe that Nintendo is in serious trouble. From revised earnings to poor Wii U sales, the outlook isn't as bright as we'd hope. However, in an statement to investors, Nintendo has issued a bullish assurance that from March onwards, things are going to change: Beginning in March and...

News: Zen Pinball 2 Release Date Arriving "Any Day Now"

Zen Pinball 2 Release Date Arriving "Any Day Now"

Don't panic, it's still coming

Zen Pinball 2 developer Zen Studios has taken steps to assure fans that the Wii U version of the game is still on course for release. Originally expected back in December, the launch slipped to January - but there's still no sign of the game as yet. We know what you're thinking - delays of this kind can only mean one...

Developer Interview: Fuzzy Wuzzy Games Talks Armillo And Developing For The Wii U eShop

Fuzzy Wuzzy Games Talks Armillo And Developing For The Wii U eShop

Rolling ever onwards

Yesterday we exclusively broke the news that Fuzzy Wuzzy Games' Armillo is coming to the Wii U eShop. Keen to know more about the development and history of this interesting title, we sat down with James Saito and Yanni Fyssas for a little chat. Nintendo Life: Can you give us a bit of information on your respective...

News: Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Taking A Bite Out Of 3DS And Wii U On March 19th

Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Taking A Bite Out Of 3DS And Wii U On March 19th

Back for seconds three days later in Europe

Capcom and Nintendo have confirmed that Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate will be released in North America on March 19th. The game will be available on both the Wii U and 3DS. Europe will have to wait just three days longer to get its hands on the epic title. Downloadable versions are also expected to be made...

News: Need For Speed: Most Wanted Screeching On North American Wii U Consoles March 19th

Need For Speed: Most Wanted Screeching On North American Wii U Consoles March 19th

Update: New Wii U exclusive features detailed

EA's popular racing title Need For Speed: Most Wanted will be hitting the Wii U in North America on March 19th. This is just a short while after the Japanese launch, which is due to occur on the 14th of the same month. The game was originally launched on PS3 and 360 last year, and met with a positive...

News: Fist of the North Star: Ken's Rage 2 Is Download-Only In North America, Too

Fist of the North Star: Ken's Rage 2 Is Download-Only In North America, Too

Following Europe into digital realms

Last week, we revealed that Wii U slugfest Fist of the North Star: Ken's Rage 2 would be only available as a digital download in Europe. Today, we've been told that the game will adopt the same distribution platform for North America. That means that Japan is only region to get a physical copy of the game -...