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News: Wii Street U Update Allows You to Walk the Virtual Streets

Wii Street U Update Allows You to Walk the Virtual Streets

Time to bust out the Balance Board

Wii Street U powered by Google may not be a major part of the Wii U software library, but it can be a fun extra and, essentially, a bit of a tech-demo to show friends. So far the app allows you to check out worldwide locations and utilise the GamePad motion sensors for that classic "window to the world" feel, while...

News: There's a Shiny New StreetPass Mii Plaza Update in Europe

There's a Shiny New StreetPass Mii Plaza Update in Europe

The mystery update does something, right?

Update: It seems that the purpose of the update has been identified by eagle-eyed members of the Nintendo Life community. The previous update removed the overall total figure in the counter for puzzle pieces collected, and now it's back. Photographic evidence is at the bottom of the article, thanks...

News: Miiverse Update Adds Facebook and Twitter Sharing

Miiverse Update Adds Facebook and Twitter Sharing

Or Google+ and Tumblr, if you prefer

While most attention is currently drawn to the floor at E3, Nintendo has applied a Miiverse update that now allows you to share posts on Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and Tumblr. It's another smart move for the bespoke network, especially as those with a Nintendo Network ID can now view individual posts when...

News: New Super Mario Bros. U Update Arriving with Luigi's DLC

New Super Mario Bros. U Update Arriving with Luigi's DLC

Remember that Wii U Pro Controller you bought?

While the updates to the browser-based Miiverse attracted the most attention yesterday, it seems that an additional message was posted in Japan to confirm a planned update for New Super Mario Bros. U, which will arrive shortly before or on the same day as the arrival of the downloadable version of New...

News: Wii Street U Finds Some Miiverse Support

Wii Street U Finds Some Miiverse Support

Find a spooky house and tag it as "scary"

The Wii Street U app on Nintendo's system, which is anxious to remind you that it's "powered by Google", is a nice freebie that lets you explore the world, famous locations and, of course, to spy on friends, enemies and neighbours. Some of the images may be out of date, but you can still find a foe's house...

Guide: The Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Wii U Update is Now Live

The Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Wii U Update is Now Live

We tell you how to make the most of it

With a game like Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate, it's easy to see why a number of gamers would be tempted by the 3DS version. This is an experience that devours dozens of hours of your life, and indulging in the quest to that degree can be tricky if you're fighting over access to a shared TV in order to enjoy it...

News: Colors! 3D Update Available To Download On 5th April

Colors! 3D Update Available To Download On 5th April

Colour us excited

Collecting Smiles has announced its popular artistic application Colors! 3D has finally had its major update approved by Nintendo - it will be available to download from 5th April. The update comes with several new additions. Firstly, you'll be able to follow your favourite artists in the gallery, which will allow you to see their...

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: Gaijin Games: Runner 2 Fix is On The Way

Gaijin Games: Runner 2 Fix is On The Way

The patch is with Nintendo already

BIT.TRIP Presents: Runner 2 Future Legend of Rhythm Alien was released onto the North American Wii U eShop last week, representing the series' leap into the HD era of gaming. The release hasn't gone as smoothly as Gaijin Games would have hoped though, as many who downloaded it have been experiencing freezing...

News: Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge Update Now Available

Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge Update Now Available

Brings some new costumes and more ninja trials

Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge may be making the leap over to other consoles but that doesn't mean Team Ninja has neglected bringing any new content to the Wii U version. A new update is available right now and can be downloaded automatically by simply booting up the game. It's free of charge and brings...

News: Activision Reveals More Info On Call of Duty: Black Ops II Patch

Activision Reveals More Info On Call of Duty: Black Ops II Patch

Wii U specific fixes listed

Not so long ago Activision revealed an update would be on the way for Call of Duty: Black Ops II, however all didn't go so smoothly as the publisher was experiencing problems getting the patch up and running. The patch appears to be getting closer to becoming a reality as Activision has now listed the incoming fixes. The...

News: Call of Duty: Black Ops II Patch On The Way

Call of Duty: Black Ops II Patch On The Way

Should be available before the month is out

Activision has prepared a patch for Call of Duty: Black Ops II that should be released fairly soon, possibly before the end of the month. According to a forum entry posted earlier in the week, the publisher has submitted the patch to Nintendo where it is currently being tested. There's no set date yet on...

News: Gunman Clive Update Now Available In Europe

Gunman Clive Update Now Available In Europe

Fixes crashes in stage 10 and other minor problems

Gunman Clive has been available on the 3DS eShop for a little over a month in Europe and it has already outsold its iOS counterpart. The game does have a few small glitches, however, and its creator Bertil Hörberg promised they would all be fixed in the new year. Well it seems Hörberg is coming...

News: Nano Assault Neo Update Now Available

Nano Assault Neo Update Now Available

Fixes online ranking flags and GamePad disconnection issues

Arcade-style blaster Nano Assault Neo has been in the Wii U eShop since the console launched, and has been keeping plenty of people entertained ever since. The game wasn't perfect, however, as it had a few niggling issues that needed to be fixed; fortunately Shin'en Multimedia, the game's...

News: Halting Wii U System Update May Brick the System

Halting Wii U System Update May Brick the System

Be careful, gamers

A number of you in North America likely have your shiny new Wii U setup, and you've probably installed the day one update that's required for access to features such as Miiverse and the eShop. According to reports out in the Twitter-sphere, however, you may also be one of a small minority that's inadvertently bricked your Wii U...