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News: Nintendo Reveals When Wii Party U And Wii Fit U Will Become Available

Nintendo Reveals When Wii Party U And Wii Fit U Will Become Available

Get in on the action this October and December

During the Nintendo Direct broadcast this week, we were given the slightly disappointing news that both Wii Fit U and Wii Party U were being delayed to an unspecified later date. Wii Fit U had been previously scheduled for this Summer, and Wii Party U had been announced earlier this year and was hoping...

News: Sakurai: New Super Smash Bros. To Strike A Balance Between Hardcore And Casual

Sakurai: New Super Smash Bros. To Strike A Balance Between Hardcore And Casual

Tripping is out, for one

Some people like to place themselves in one of two camps when it comes to the Super Smash Bros. series: either siding with the faster-paced, more technical Melee or favoring the wilder yet easier to access Brawl. The rest of us just shrug and start chucking home run bats at each other no matter which version we’re playing,...

News: The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds Launches This November In North America

The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds Launches This November In North America

Still no date for Europe

The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds, the upcoming 3DS title set in the same world a A Link to the Past, has been listed for a November release in North America. The date was announced during an analyst meeting at E3, where Satoru Iwata revealed the schedule of 3DS titles Nintendo has in store for 2013. Europe is...

News: Retro Studios: "After Donkey Kong Country Returns We Had A Lot Of Gas Left In The Tank"

Retro Studios: "After Donkey Kong Country Returns We Had A Lot Of Gas Left In The Tank"

Developer reveals why it chose to make another Donkey Kong Country title

Nintendo finally announced Retro Studios' latest game during its E3 Nintendo Direct with the reveal of Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze. As previously reported, the developer chose a Donkey Kong title over a Metroid one and many people have been wondering why this is...

News: Pokémon X & Y Developer Roundtable Reveals Sky Battles And Horde Encounters

Pokémon X & Y Developer Roundtable Reveals Sky Battles And Horde Encounters

Three new Pokémon also announced

Nintendo announced a new type of Pokémon during its E3 Nintendo Direct - the Fairy type. It's super effective against dragon types, which is definitely a good thin considering how tough they can be! All of a sudden Jigglypuff doesn't look so weak anymore! The Fairy type will make its debut in Pokémon X & Y...

News: Frog Suit Confirmed For Super Mario 3D World

Frog Suit Confirmed For Super Mario 3D World

Mario's making a splash

Super Mario 3D World brings a new power-up to the party with the Cat Suit and it looks as though an old classic will also be available for Mario to use too. During a presentation at E3, attended by IGN, Nintendo announced the Frog Suit would be making a comeback and it'll most likely help out in any underwater segments Mario...

News: Nintendo Loses Exclusivity On Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director's Cut For Wii U

Nintendo Loses Exclusivity On Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director's Cut For Wii U

Where have we seen this before?

Square Enix has confirmed that Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director's Cut will be making its way to Playstation 3, Xbox 360 and PC, meaning the game will no longer be a Wii U exclusive. Executive game designer Jean Francois Dugas from Eidos Montreal — the developer behind the action title — revealed during...

News: Aonuma Explains Why The 3DS Wasn't Used As The Tingle Tuner In Wind Waker HD

Aonuma Explains Why The 3DS Wasn't Used As The Tingle Tuner In Wind Waker HD

All focus was on the social elements of Miiverse

In the original The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker for the GameCube, Link was given a device called the Tingle Tuner, which allowed a player to control Tingle and help with various quests in the game. This was done by linking a Game Boy Advance to the GameCube. Zelda producer, Eiji Aonuma, was asked why...

News: Call of Duty: Ghosts Confirmed For Wii U

Call of Duty: Ghosts Confirmed For Wii U

Infinity Ward wants to "keep it mysterious"

Activision is remaining quiet on the Call of Duty: Ghosts front for the Wii U. In April, retailers leaked a supposed new Call of Duty title, and had listed several platforms including the Wii U. The company officially announced the game last month, but didn't h

News: David Wise Returns To Compose The Soundtrack To Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze

David Wise Returns To Compose The Soundtrack To Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze

The legendary Rare composer is back

Nintendo announced Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze during today's E3 Nintendo Direct presentation. It's the direct sequel to Donkey Kong Country Returns but also sits in with the entire series which dates back to the Super Nintendo era when Donkey Kong Country emerged. David Wise composed all three of the...

News: Super Mario 3D World is "The Grand Culmination" of The Best Ideas From Past 3D Mario Titles

Super Mario 3D World is "The Grand Culmination" of The Best Ideas From Past 3D Mario Titles

Koichi Hayashida explores the new features in the upcoming release

Super Mario 3D World was one of the first major announcements from Nintendo today during its E3 Nintendo Direct presentation. One of the key figures behind the game, Koichi Hayashida - who has worked on Super Mario Sunshine, the Galaxy series and Super Mario 3D L

News: Art Academy Title In Development For Wii U

Art Academy Title In Development For Wii U

An app will be made available this Summer too

Inspired by the amount of fantastic artwork found on the Miiverse, Nintendo has announced it will be bringing Art Academy to Wii U. During its E3 presentation, Nintendo confirmed an Art Academy app will be released ahead of the game's launch that will make certain features available so Wii U users can...

News: Hideki Konno Delves Into Mario Kart 8

Hideki Konno Delves Into Mario Kart 8

"It's going to be the definitive Mario Kart"

Earlier today Nintendo showed off some of its next Mario Kart title for the very first time during its E3 Nintendo Direct presentation. It's appropriately called Mario Kart 8 and in a developer interview Hideki Konno had delved into the making of the game as well as some of its features. The main thing...

News: Masahiro Sakurai Demonstrates Super Smash Bros. in Developer Video

Masahiro Sakurai Demonstrates Super Smash Bros. in Developer Video

The Wii Fit Trainer Weighs In!?

One thing we'll readily admit about the Super Smash Bros. series is that it gets away with being completely daft and nonsensical. In a game where a flower can be a useful weapon, and Nintendo mascots battle in some of the craziest arenas imaginable, it's easy to get swept away in the madness; that's really the whole...

News: Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee New 'N' Tasty! Coming To Wii U eShop

Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee New 'N' Tasty! Coming To Wii U eShop

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During its E3 presentation, Sony announced Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee New 'N' Tasty! would be coming to PlayStation 4 and Nintendo revealed today it will also be coming to the Wii U eShop. It's a remake of the original title that landed on PlayStation in 1997 and is being developed by both Oddworld Inhabitants and Just Add Water...

News: Etrian Odyssey Untold: Millennium Girl Confirmed For North American Release

Etrian Odyssey Untold: Millennium Girl Confirmed For North American Release

Coming to 3DS this Summer

Atlus has confirmed Etrian Odyssey Untold: Millennium Girl will be released in North America. For those unaware, it's a reworked adaptation of the original Etrian Odyssey title and will feature two modes. The first is a story mode, which tells the tale of the original game with new characters thrown in. There are five...

Video: Yoshi's New Island E3 Trailer

Yoshi's New Island E3 Trailer

Yoshi and Baby Mario are cuter than ever

A Nintendo Direct broadcast back in April gave us a small glimpse of a new Yoshi's Island game in development for the 3DS, but very few details were given at the time. Its debut trailer has now emerged confirming the title of Yoshi's upcoming adventure, Yoshi's New Island, and features the cartoonish art...