Post Tagged with: “Nintendo”

Wii U Shows off Its Past, Present, and Future

Wii U Shows off Its Past, Present, and Future

Nintendo just released a nice “sizzle real” video of some great first-party games for the Wii U. It looks to be an answer to the many people who say, “What can I play on the Wii U?” They take a look at a few games from the past, a few games coming this fall/holiday, and others that are coming in 2015.

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Reggie and Nintendo of America Take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Reggie and Nintendo of America Take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Nintendo of America President and COO, Reggie Fils-Aime, was challenged by many to do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, and he has accepted. He even issued the challenge to the rest of the NOA team.

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Nintendo Releases Fall and Holiday 2014 Lineup

Nintendo Releases Fall and Holiday 2014 Lineup

Following a big Nintendo Direct this morning from Japan, Nintendo of America has released their fall and holiday 2014 lineup for games and hardware.

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First Mario Kart 8 Race in a Mercedes

First Mario Kart 8 Race in a Mercedes

Here is Steve’s first attempt at racing with a Mercedes in Mario Kart 8. He uses the W 25 Silver Arrow, the Mercedes GLA wheels, MKTV glider, driven by a yellow Yoshi.

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Link, Villager, Isabelle and More Coming to Mario Kart 8 via DLC

Link, Villager, Isabelle and More Coming to Mario Kart 8 via DLC

Are you sitting down? Good, because Nintendo has just announced two more DLC packs for Mario Kart 8.

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Pre-Order Sonic Boom on Wii U for an Exclusive Costume Pack

Pre-Order Sonic Boom on Wii U for an Exclusive Costume Pack

Starting yesterday, anyone who pre-orders Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric on Wii U from Amazon will get an exclusive costume pack!

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Third-Parties Continuing to Fall Away from Wii U

Third-Parties Continuing to Fall Away from Wii U

More third-parties are stepping away from Wii U, with the latest being Activision’s Call of Duty, leading us to bring our podcast rants to written form.

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Four New Zen Pinball 2 Tables Coming to Wii U

Deadpool: Featuring the supreme voice talents of the one and only Nolan North as Marvel’s notorious character, Deadpool, this table captures the acerbic, fourth wall-crushing attitude of the character as well as feature supporting characters from his universe, including Blind Al, Weasel, and Lil’ Deadpool.  Deadpool’s pinball debut features a dynamic table that will switch at his whim, quick-time events, a “Blind Mode” courtesy of Blind Al in which only the ball, flippers and target lanes are visible, and even a mode where the player can help Deadpool take down some of his most nefarious enemies: raging comic book fans!

Get ready for a big update to Zen Pinball 2 on Wii U. On August 28, 2014, Zen Studios will bring four new tables to the game as DLC: Guardians of the Galaxy, Deadpool, Doctor Strange, and The Walking Dead.

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Nintendo Announces PAX Prime 2014 Lineup and Includes Smash Bros.

Nintendo Announces PAX Prime 2014 Lineup and Includes Smash Bros.

Nintendo of America and many others skipped out on PAX East this year, but they are coming in full force to the Seattle event with Super Smash Bros. (Wii U and 3DS), Hyrule Warriors, Bayonetta 2, Captain Toad, Sonic Boom, Stealth Inc. 2, Swords and Soldiers II, Pokémon Art Academy, and Azure Striker GUNVOLT

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Disney Infinity 2.0 Edition – Toy Box Trailer

Disney Infinity 2.0 Edition – Toy Box Trailer

Disney Infinity 2.0 Edition is almost here. Here is the newest trailer and a ton of information about the game…

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Pierce Brosnan Plays Goldeneye 007 with Jimmy Fallon

Pierce Brosnan Plays Goldeneye 007 with Jimmy Fallon

Watch Jimmy Fallon vs. Pierce Brosnan (aka James Bond) in GoldenEye 007 for Nintendo 64…

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Mighty Gunvolt Coming to the 3DS eShop

Mighty Gunvolt Coming to the 3DS eShop

Get ready for “Mighty Gunvolt,” a cross-over between Mighty No. 9, Azure Striker Gunvolt, and Gal*Gun.

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For the Love of Wii U

For the Love of Wii U

Why is the Wii U not selling well? In my opinion, it all comes back to a few things – poor marketing, bad name, pitiful third-party support, and bad press. Today, I would like to add one more to the list – store displays.

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REVIEW – How To Train Your Dragon 2 (WiiU/3DS)

REVIEW – How To Train Your Dragon 2 (WiiU/3DS)

This dragon needs to be tamed.

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Ganondorf Playable in Hyrule Warriors

Ganondorf Playable in Hyrule Warriors

Among the many announcements during the Hyrule Warriors Direct on August 1, we were informed that the great king of evil, himself, Ganondorf, would be playable in the game. Here is a trailer showing off some gameplay.

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