Wii U - Timeline

Sunday17th Dec 2017

Friday15th Dec 2017

Tuesday12th Dec 2017

Friday8th Dec 2017

Wednesday22nd Nov 2017

Friday10th Nov 2017

Thursday9th Nov 2017

Wednesday8th Nov 2017

  • News Super Mario Maker Updates Are Now Live

    Goodbye, Miiverse!

    The day has finally dawned when Miiverse—Nintendo’s ill-fated attempt at a social network—is seeing its end. Miiverse was an integral part of the Wii U experience, and though the sluggish console OS discouraged heavy usage of it, the network still played a significant role in many games, like Splatoon and Super Mario Maker...

Friday3rd Nov 2017

  • News My Nintendo in North America Adds New Sonic Rewards

    50% off games! Wallpapers! Themes!

    Sega enjoyed a good moment in the spotlight late this summer with the release of Sonic Mania, the 2D return to form that the series has been long overdue for. That’s not all the Sonic we’ll be seeing this year, however; Sonic Forces is due out later this month, hopefully to similarly impact the 3D line of Sonic...

Thursday2nd Nov 2017

Tuesday31st Oct 2017

Wednesday25th Oct 2017

  • Feature We Almost Got Golf Story On The Wii U

    "It kind of got out of hand, with too many ideas"

    Golf Story has proven to be one of the Switch's big indie hits of 2017, but incredibly we could have experienced the game a lot sooner, had fate not intervened. Sidebar Games' Andrew Newey - who constitutes 50 percent of the game's development team - has been speaking to Red Bull Games about the...

Monday23rd Oct 2017

  • News Warner Bros. Confirms That LEGO Dimensions Is No More

    Server support remains intact

    It was only a few days ago that we were talking about the slow demise of LEGO Dimensions and how the game's expansion packs seemed to be coming to an end much earlier than first planned. Now, thanks to a statement from all parties involved in the creation of the game, this has been confirmed to be the...

Thursday19th Oct 2017

  • Rumour LEGO Dimensions Has Apparently Been Killed Off

    A year earlier than planned

    According to a report by Eurogamer, the toys-to-life franchise LEGO Dimensions seems to have come to an end much earlier than first planned. Released on Wii U, as well as various other platforms, the game has seen an enormous variety of licensed figures from franchises such as The Simpsons, Doctor Who, Ghostbusters, and...

Monday16th Oct 2017

Tuesday10th Oct 2017

Tuesday3rd Oct 2017

Tuesday19th Sep 2017

  • News Natsume Has a New Sale Available on the eShop

    Whaddya buyin’?

    One of the more welcome features of the vastly improved eShop of last generation was the introduction of sales on Nintendo’s digital storefront. Though the company rarely discounts its games—and when it does, there’s not a whole lot being dropped—it nonetheless has at least provided third parties with a means of enticing...

Thursday14th Sep 2017

Wednesday13th Sep 2017

Wednesday6th Sep 2017

  • News Super Mario Maker Gets A Long-Overdue Update On Wii U

    To make for a "pleasant playing experience"

    Super Mario Maker was one of our favourite Wii U games; Nintendo clearly invested great time, resources and thought into making it greater than its core concept. The user interface, the creativity of the tools that feed the player's imagination and the overall polish are a testament to the development...

Tuesday5th Sep 2017

Sunday3rd Sep 2017

  • Video Let's Reminisce With 34 of the Most Infamous Bad Miiverse Posts

    Some are good, most aren't

    Miiverse is a tool that for many was a source of great entertainment, and many of its users are mourning the loss of the service due in November. However, as no doubt most of you know, Miiverse also carried with it a certain notoriety for the quality of some of its content. No doubt the same could be argued of any social...

Thursday31st Aug 2017

  • News Nintendo Is Ending SplatNet for Splatoon Next Month

    Don’t worry, the game servers will still be up

    Splatoon was a landmark moment for Nintendo, marking its first major online multiplayer focused game and in a new genre for the company, too. The game was a smash hit (or at least as much as one could be on Wii U), but it’s been inevitable since day one that this online game would eventually see a...

Wednesday23rd Aug 2017

Thursday27th Jul 2017

Monday24th Jul 2017