Wii - Timeline

Friday23rd Jan 2015

Thursday22nd Jan 2015

Tuesday20th Jan 2015

Thursday15th Jan 2015

Wednesday14th Jan 2015

  • News Wii Disc Software Heading to the Wii U eShop

    Wii have been waiting...

    Since the launch of Wii U the only way to play original Wii games was to enter 'Wii mode', which effectively emulated the Wii system menu. Whilst it was great that the Wii U contained this backwards compatibility it's implementation always felt cumbersome and unfinished. However, during today's Nintendo Direct it was...

Monday12th Jan 2015

Wednesday24th Dec 2014

  • News Nintendo Points the Way With Another Wii-Related Patent Win

    Long live waggle!

    In recent days Nintendo secured a patent win over Creative Kingdoms in a case related to the Wii Remote, and it's now announced another favourable result in its defence of the innovative controller. In a press release issued by Nintendo of America, it's confirmed that a case with UltimatePointer over the Remote has been found in...

Saturday20th Dec 2014

  • News Nintendo Secures Second Patent Win Over Creative Kingdoms

    Hopefully that will be that

    Nintendo faces plenty of patent challenges in the courts, the majority of which it wins. The Wii and its Remote have been targeted a great deal, in particular, and last year it saw off a challenge from Creative Kingdoms, a "theme park operator" that was claiming the Wii Remote infringed on the patent for it 'magic wand'...

Thursday18th Dec 2014

Wednesday17th Dec 2014

Wednesday3rd Dec 2014

Monday1st Dec 2014

Wednesday26th Nov 2014

Sunday23rd Nov 2014

Thursday20th Nov 2014

Tuesday28th Oct 2014

  • News First 4 Figures Reveals Its Sizeable Link on Loftwing Piece

    The sky's the limit

    First 4 Figures are known as rather talented figure manufacturers, covering franchises such as Assassin's Creed, Kirby and Sonic the Hedgehog. Most notable, however, is its beautiful range of The Legend of Zelda collectible statues, spanning various games of the brand's rich history. They boast a slew of character statues, from...

Thursday23rd Oct 2014

Monday20th Oct 2014

Tuesday14th Oct 2014

  • Video Footage Surfaces of Cancelled Wii Star Wars Title

    A Rogue Squadron resurrection that never left the base

    In what at least feels like a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, Factor 5's Rogue Squadron games were all the rage on the N64 and GameCube. Following Star Wars Rogue Squadron III: Rebel Strike, the company would attempt some projects for Microsoft and Sony, but either found little success...

Tuesday23rd Sep 2014

  • Video These Mario Games Have More Secrets Than You May Think

    And it's not even Easter

    Continuing the series of discovering hidden Easter eggs in games, Did You Know Gaming has released the final part of its dissection of main series Mario games. It's always a joy to see hidden little details and secrets in video games, it shows just how much developers care about the creations that they make. Unsurprisingly,...

Friday19th Sep 2014

  • News Disney Infinity Toy Box 2.0 Backward Compatibility Tested On Wii U

    Stepping back in time

    While this year’s Disney Infinity 2.0 may not be coming to the Wii, the Wii U game benefits from all the upgraded features of the new game creator Toy Box mode. You can access this by purchasing the Disney Infinity 2.0 Marvel Super Heroes starter pack or upcoming Disney Infinity 2.0 Toy Box Combo starter pack. If you have...

  • News Cancelled Mario Volleyball/Wrestling Wii Title Comes to Light

    As strange as it sounds

    The clever boffins over at Unseen 64 have managed to dig up some information on a cancelled Mario volleyball game that incorporated some of the elements of wrestling into the gameplay. Known as Super Mario Spikers, the game was set to be released on the Wii and was being developed by Next Level Games, who was responsible for...

Monday15th Sep 2014

  • News Ubisoft Confirms Just Dance 2015's Full Tracklist

    Dancing in the moonlight

    Ubisoft has revealed the full tracklist for the upcoming Wii and Wii U title Just Dance 2015. The songs featured are a mix of genres to try and appeal to as broad an audience as possible. You can see the full list for yourself right here: "Bang Bang" – Jessie J, Ariana Grande & Nicki Minaj “She Looks So Perfect”...

Monday8th Sep 2014

Thursday4th Sep 2014

Friday22nd Aug 2014

  • News Fifa 15 Coming to Wii and 3DS on the 26th of September

    There's no 'U' in 'team'

    The Fifa games are met with either devotion or disdain. The multi-million pound video games franchise releases a new game in the series every year for nearly all consoles and are always successful due to the nature of nature of the game it emulates. In a strange move by the publisher, they have decided to release the latest...

Monday11th Aug 2014