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Developer Interview: Phil Tossell Talks Tengami and Japanese Papercraft

Phil Tossell Talks Tengami and Japanese Papercraft

Ex-Rare developer talks us through his new experience

Back in April, we got the exclusive scoop on Tengami's Wii U release. Two months later, we caught up with the game's developer and former Rare coding guru, Phil Tossell, to talk about the Japanese-themed pop-up adventure. Nintendo Life: We're here with Phil Tossell of Nyamyam Games. You may know...

News: Super Ubie Land Set To Emerge This August

Super Ubie Land Set To Emerge This August

Update: Wii U version now scheduled for "the Fall"

Since Notion Games revealed the release date of Super Ubie Land, the developer has clarified its comments on Twitter. Although Notion Games clearly wrote #WiiU, #Nintendo and #eShop in the tweet, this is actually the date for the PC, Mac and Linux adaptations. The Wii U eShop version will launch...

News: Aqua Moto Racing 3D Developer Keen to Bring it to Wii U

Aqua Moto Racing 3D Developer Keen to Bring it to Wii U

"It would be a dream"

Aqua Moto Racing 3D arrived in the European 3DS eShop this week, with the North American release to arrive relatively soon. We're currently working on our review, but it's a title — and series — that's achieved notable success on smartphones, and from video footage alone may remind some of the Wave Race titles that graced...

News: Armikrog Officially Coming To Wii U

Armikrog Officially Coming To Wii U

Kickstarter campaign hits Wii U stretch goal just in time

Pencil Test Studios has been running a Kickstarter campaign over the past month for its point-and-click adventure Armikrog, and the project has officially reached its set target of $900,000. What's more, the campaign even managed to reach its Wii U stretch goal with just a couple of hours to...

Developer Interview: Richard Perrin Talks About Journal and Nintendo's Approach to Indies

Richard Perrin Talks About Journal and Nintendo's Approach to Indies

"Nintendo are leagues ahead of where they’ve been in the past"

We recently caught up with Richard Perrin - the creator of Kairo and the white chamber - at the Rezzed PC and Indie Games Show at the NEC in Birmingham to find out what's happening with his latest creation, Journal. Richard is currently focusing on the Windows version of the game, but...

News: Pikmin 3 Will Need to Gather 3950MB to Download onto Your Wii U

Pikmin 3 Will Need to Gather 3950MB to Download onto Your Wii U

That's 31,840 blocks in old money

Pikmin 3 is getting so close that we can almost smell the flowers, right before we ruthlessly hurl Pikmin at them. It arrives in Europe on 26th July and North America on 4th August, and we shouldn't forget that fans of the GameCube originals have been demanding this new title since the early Wii days. Nintendo's...

News: 3D Adventure Title Dreamfall Chapters Under Consideration for Wii U

3D Adventure Title Dreamfall Chapters Under Consideration for Wii U

No promises as Wii U is "underpowered compared to the next-gen consoles"

A number of upcoming Wii U eShop titles, many scheduled for 2014, are coming to fruition thanks to crowdfunding. One that we may be able to add to the list in the future is Dreamfall Chapters: The Longest Journey — this is a 3D adventure title from Norwegian developer Red...

News: Pilotwings Soars Into The North American Wii U eShop This Thursday

Pilotwings Soars Into The North American Wii U eShop This Thursday

Nintendo's website lists the Wii U Virtual Console release

Pilotwings, the flight simulator that launched alongside the Super Nintendo way back when, looks set to be released on the North American Wii U Virtual Console as it's been listed on the official Nintendo website. The game sees you take to the skies using either a light plane, hang glider...

Nintendo Download: 27th June (Europe)

27th June (Europe)

Dillon returns, Mighty Switchin', Wario madness and much more

A day later than normal, we have the European download news to enjoy, and it's a packed lineup this week. We have various new and old goodies on Wii U and 3DS, even if the Wii and DSi miss out once again. Whatever your budget or favoured genre, you have decent odds of finding something...

News: Spin The Bottle Aims to be Fun for "Everything From Families to Drunken College Kids"

Spin The Bottle Aims to be Fun for "Everything From Families to Drunken College Kids"

More about the game that doesn't need a TV

Those that follow our Wii U eShop coverage may have already read a good deal about Spin the Bottle: Bumpie's Party, the experimental title from KnapNok Games that takes the TV out of the equation, with players being assigned tasks on the GamePad which are then carried out, in a collaborative way, using...

Review: Wrecking Crew (Wii U eShop / NES)

Wrecking Crew (Wii U eShop / NES)

It's wrecking time!

Mario's claim to fame has often been jumping; a simple skill, but unfailingly entertaining. It can be tough to remember a time when he traded high-flying acrobatics for a hammer and an insatiable appetite for destruction, but that's exactly the case in Wrecking Crew. Smashing things to bits is the straightforward goal, but...

Review: Mario Bros. (Wii U eShop / NES)

Mario Bros. (Wii U eShop / NES)

Definitely not super

If you've ever been curious about Mario and Luigi's actual credibility as plumbers, you'll want to look all the way back to 1983's Mario Bros., the game which established pipe-cleaning as their true vocation and served as something of a bridge between arcade sensation Donkey Kong and early platforming masterpiece Super Mario...

News: You Can Now Pre-Order a Copy of Soul Saga on Wii U For Only $15

You Can Now Pre-Order a Copy of Soul Saga on Wii U For Only $15

Update: Wii U stretch goal reduced to $80,000

Since we posted this exciting news, Disastercake has been in touch with us to let us know it has reduced the Wii U stretch goal to $80,000. Here's what Mike Gale has just told us: I wanted to let you know that I reduced the stretch goal for the Wii U down to $80,000. I really want to see Soul Saga on...