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News: More Nintendo Characters Heading To Scribblenauts Unlimited

More Nintendo Characters Heading To Scribblenauts Unlimited

Guess who?

5th Cell could be giving us Nintendo fans a special treat with the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS versions of Scribblenauts Unlimited according to a promotional teaser image posted on the GameStop Facebook page. We're guessing Yoshi and Peach are in there on the left side. Yoshi's tail seems to be poking out to the far left, while Peach's...

News: The Amazing Spider-Man is Swinging Onto Wii U Next Year

The Amazing Spider-Man is Swinging Onto Wii U Next Year

Our spidey sense is tingling

Marvel has announced, at this year's New York Comic Con, that The Amazing Spider-Man will be available next Spring for Wii U. The port was announced during Marvel's panel at the convention, and the game will be taking advantage of the GamePad's touchscreen controls, as well as having the option to use motion control...

News: Ken's Rage Cannot Be Contained By PS3 And 360 Alone, Wii U Version Confirmed

Ken's Rage Cannot Be Contained By PS3 And 360 Alone, Wii U Version Confirmed

Fist of the North Star sequel says you're already dead

The sequel to 360 and PS3 brawler Fist of the North Star: Ken's Rage has been confirmed as coming to the Wii U. Based on one of the most famous anime franchises of all time, Ken's Rage 2 looks disarmingly similar to its prequel and uses Koei's long-running Dynasty Warriors template as its...

News: Want to Know How to Play Spirit Hunters?

Want to Know How to Play Spirit Hunters?

Developer videos explain forthcoming DSiWare AR title

Each week up until the release of Spirit Hunters on DSiWare on November 22nd, developer Nnooo will be releasing videos which give a little more detail on the inner workings of this interesting augmented reality title. Using your 3DS or DSi's camera, Spirit Hunters lets you do battle with ghosts...

News: Wii U Epic Mickey 2 May Not Feature Off-TV Play

Wii U Epic Mickey 2 May Not Feature Off-TV Play

Golly, Pluto!

At a preview event on Tuesday, a Disney Interactive employee apparently confirmed that Disney Epic Mickey: The Power of Two will not include off-TV play. This means that you won’t be able to play the game solely on the Wii U GamePad. Off-TV play was something Junction Studios would have liked to achieve, but due to time restrains it...

News: More Nintendo Costumes For Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Wii U Edition

More Nintendo Costumes For Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Wii U Edition

Dress up as Sheik, Captain Falcon and Toad

Last month, Namco Bandai announced that gamers would be able to dress up as certain Nintendo characters in Tekken Tag Tournament 2: Wii U Edition; including big N's mascot Mario. New outfits have been added to the wardrobe, with players be able to dress characters up as Sheik (Zelda), Captain Falcon...

News: Casual And Hardcore Gamers, Madden NFL 13 Has Something For You Both

Casual And Hardcore Gamers, Madden NFL 13 Has Something For You Both

But will it be enough to make up for missing features?

Developers at EA Tiburon have stated that they are doing their best to take advantage of the Wii U's unique capabilities in ways that they hope will be the best for both casual and more experienced gamers, and hopefully will make users feel that they are not missing out too much on features that...

News: Kylie Sing & Dance Coming To Wii Next Month

Kylie Sing & Dance Coming To Wii Next Month

We just can't get you out of our heads

This year will mark Kylie Minogue's 25th year in music, and what better way to celebrate by singing and dancing the night away with Kylie Sing & Dance for the Wii in November. The game will feature 25 of Aussie starlet’s globally recognised smash hits, including tunes such as ‘Spinning Around’, ‘I...

News: Will LEGO City Undercover Have Multiplayer? Not Even Nintendo Seems to Know

Will LEGO City Undercover Have Multiplayer? Not Even Nintendo Seems to Know

Confusion reigns

For the longest time, we've been labouring under the belief that the forthcoming LEGO City Undercover will boast a two-player mode. Heck, we've even listed it as such on the game's profile page on this very site. However, it would appear that the number of players that will be able to enjoy the game on a single Wii U console at any...

News: EnjoyUp's Zombie Skape Shuffling To DSiWare Soon

EnjoyUp's Zombie Skape Shuffling To DSiWare Soon

Skateboards and Zombies galore

EnjoyUp Games, the publisher behind La Mulana and Chrono Twins, has announced Zombie Skape today for DSiWare and the 3DS eShop. It's described as an arcade game with a 'terrifying' atmosphere. Oo-er. Protagonist Ethan dreams to become number one number one at skateboarding and outdo his idol Johnny Eagle. Unlucky for...

News: Retro City Rampaging To WiiWare Later This Year

Retro City Rampaging To WiiWare Later This Year

We've not been forgotten about

With WiiWare entering the final stages of its life, you might assume that developer support is going to dry up massively. However, we've recently been given one of the best games ever seen on the platform in the shape of La-Mulana. Thankfully, it would appear that it's not going to be WiiWare's final notable release,...

News: Pokémon Mystery Dungeon 3DS Getting Japanese November Release

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon 3DS Getting Japanese November Release

Enter the Magna Gate and the Infinite Labyrinth

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Magna Gate and the Infinite Labyrinth will launch on the Nintendo 3DS in Japan on November 23rd, it has been confirmed. The latest instalment in the Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series, this first 3DS entry apparently allows you to take photos of real-world objects using the 3DS...

News: Zero Escape To Get Second Wave Of Pre-Order Watches

Zero Escape To Get Second Wave Of Pre-Order Watches

"VLR infection" runs rampant, officials to produce more inoculation devices

Last week, Aksys Games announced a pre-order bonus item for Zero Escape: Virtue's Last Reward. The item in question was a digital watch, which is based on an 'inoculation device' featured in the game. Unfortunately, the pre-order bonus, which was limited to Amazon, sold out...

News: Angry Birds Trilogy Achievement Requires 300 Hours Of Play

Angry Birds Trilogy Achievement Requires 300 Hours Of Play

Got plenty of spare time on your hands?

Angry Birds creator Rovio has cheekily revealed that the forthcoming Angry Birds Trilogy contains an achievement that is expected to take around 300 hours to unlock. The achievement is to clear all 700 stages with 100% destruction using the 'Mighty Eagle' bird. Speaking to Digital Spy, executive producer...

News: We Sing 80s Hits The Nintendo Entertainment System

We Sing 80s Hits The Nintendo Entertainment System

In the fictional world of video game promotion, at least

We Sing 80s is the latest in a long line of Wii-based music titles, so it's a given that the promotional campaign for the game needs to be something special for it to get noticed. Publisher Nordic Games has done just that by mocking up a video which shows what the game would have looked like...