Without question, the Captain Toad segments in Super Mario 3D World were one of the game’s unparalleled highlights. In lieu of the classic Mario platforming, these segments dropped players into thoughtful puzzle sequences that could be mistaken as a stand-alone game mixed with the regular levels. It’s no surprise that on occasions the Captain would be praised more so than World’s four ...
Initially the Wii U’s backwards-compatibility with Wii games only extended to discs. Today, however, Nintendo Direct revealed that fans will be able to purchase and download digital copies of Wii titles in a release scheme similar to the Nintendo Virtual Console. This will kick off with 3 weekly releases of acclaimed Wii games for the rest of January: -Super Mario Galaxy ...
UOL Jogos reports that as of January 2015, Nintendo will no longer support the Brazilian games market. Bill van Zyll, Director and General Manager for Latin America at Nintendo of America is quoted as saying: “Unfortunately challenges in the local business environment have made our current distribution model in Brazil unsustainable”. “These challenges include high tariffs on imports that apply to our ...
Some die-hard fans may have come away from last year’s E3 somewhat disappointed we merely got a blurred screen and a snap of the show-floor confirming its existence. Well in a recent interview, Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto has confirmed that the latest Star Fox game – dropping sometime this year for Wii U – will be playable at this year’s E3. Whether ...
Ahead of its release at the start of December (Dec 5th in Europe, Nov 21st in North America), Nintendo have hosted a special Direct broadcast ‘Super Smash Bros. for Wii U: 50-Fact Extravaganza’. Hosted by the game’s enthusiastic announcer, the Nintendo Direct special revealed a slew of features that will be available in the console game, as well as how ...
Nintendo have revealed via their UK and Europe twitter accounts that they will be running a ‘Donkey Kong Country Weeks’ promotion on the eShop from the 16th to the 30th of October. During this promotion the Donkey Kong Country and Donkey Kong Land trilogies will make their way to Virtual Console for Wii U and 3DS respectively. As an incentive ...
Why? Why would they not release DLC for Watch Dogs on Wii U?
Day one Free DLC for Hyrule Warriors released in Japan will also be released over here in Europe Fear not! Brave Hyrulians! Earlier today Nintendo of Europe officially announced that they will be also bringing us our own Link to the past to western shores. The 8-Bit Sword and shield seen in the original Legend of Zelda game was released ...