Nintendo has announced that the New Super Mario Bros U DLC game, New Super Luigi U will be released on the eshop on June 20th. However, in the spirit of the Year of Luigi, Nintendo has decided to release a stand alone copy of the game at retail. That version will be released on August [...]
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The SNES classic, Super Metroid, will be available on the Nintendo Wii U eShop tomorrow, May 15th, for the bargain price of 30 cents. When Nintendo announced the Famicom 30th Anniversary line up of games for the Wii U Virtual Console, many gamers (including me) immediately targeted Super Metroid for download. Personally, I consider it [...]
April’s showers are giving way to May’s flowers. From now till the end of the year, it seems that Nintendo has a big game or two for each month. What’s on tap for May 2013? Check out the goods inside!
Nintendo has updated the Wii U system to help the slow loading times and released several games for the Virtual Console. The update is big, but didn’t take me as long as the “out of the box” update last November. Load times are improved, but I can’t help thinking they could be better. Returning to [...]
To take the sting out of Rayman Legends release delay, Ubisoft has created a Wii U exclusive challenge app. Gamers can compete in daily and weekly challenges to see how their skills rank among other Wii U players. If this app has anything close to the awesomeness that is Castle Rock from the first [...]
The Year of Luigi continues as the mostly overlooked Mario brother gets a game all his own with New Super Luigi U. This is DLC to the New Super Mario Bros U, where the overworld is the same, but every level is different. Luigi also has his “running jump” move back from Super Mario 2 [...]
Retro styled action adventures are nothing new, there are plenty of devs creating them across many platforms but how many are former Wayforward staff members that worked on such iconic classics as Contra 4, A Boy and His Blob and Double Dragon Neon? Not many, I can guarantee that.
Ducktales is a cartoon that I grew up watching as a kid, and was the main reason I wanted Disney Channel but my parents were apprehensive to adding to the monthly cable bill (I had to do chores and odd jobs to pay for it). When Ducktales, and its sequel, hit the original Nintendo Entertainment [...]
Zen Studios has made their popular pinball game, Zen Pinball 2, available on the Wii U Nintendo eShop. Fans of pinball will want to grab this title due to the breadth of tables available from Marvel licenses to Plants vs Zombies and more.
The Walking Dead, AMC Television’s hit show, now has another game to add to the short list, The Walking Dead Survival Insctinct for all major gaming consoles. Just hitting the streets of the UK today, Survival Instinct is set to continue the tradition of scares and a storyline that keeps gamers entangled in the game [...]