Posts Tagged ‘Wii U’

SDCC2015: Skylanders SuperChargers Shifts into High Gear at Comic-Con

by Peter Paltridgeon July 7, 2015
The Skylanders franchise will have a big presence at Comic-Con this weekend. Just try to find a booth without ’em. The Skylanders show floor booth (#121) will be the first locale in the world where fans can get their hands on the new Skylanders SuperChargers Dark Edition, as well as the Wii U exclusive figures […]
Nintendo at Comic-Con

Super Mario Maker, Amiibo and Nintendo 3DS Coming To Comic-Con

by Peter Paltridgeon July 2, 2015
Nintendo will have its own presence at San Diego Comic-Con when the event kicks off next weekend. If you have a show badge, visit the Nintendo booth (No. 235) in the convention to view a display of Nintendo products including every amiibo ever released (where else are you gonna see that?) But the real goodies […]


Join The Art Academy In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon June 25, 2015
This week in the Nintendo Download, the latest class in Nintendo’s Art Academy is open for business! Art Academy: Home Studio contains 30 new art lessons, Miiverse sharing, and the ability to upload time-lapse videos of your creation process to YouTube. If you already own the previous AA release, Art Academy: SketchPad, you’ll be able […]

You May Have To Wait A Long Time For The Next True Metroid Game

by Peter Paltridgeon June 17, 2015
Nintendo did a weird thing to keep the Metroid brand alive this year. This E3 they announced Metroid Prime Federation Force, a mutliplayer co-op game on the 3DS starring four faceless Federation soldiers. It’s the first game under the Metroid brand to not have Samus in it. You might think this is just a placeholder […]


Highlights of Nintendo’s E3 Digital Event

by Peter Paltridgeon June 16, 2015
Nintendo dumped a boatload of information regarding their 2015-2016 release schedule this morning. Combine that with all the other E3 bombshells we’re trying to keep up with, and it’s going to take a while to recount it all. Fortunately Nintendo has provided their own solution with their own summary of the E3 Digital Event. They […]

Donkey Kong And Bowser Enter The Skylanders World

by Peter Paltridgeon June 16, 2015
This morning, during Nintendo’s Digital Event, it was revealed that not only is the next Skylanders game, Skylanders Superchargers, coming to Wii, Wii U and 3DS, but there will be some special guests unique to the Nintendo versions. For the first time ever, Nintendo characters are becoming Skylanders as Turbo Charge Donkey Kong and Hammer […]


Dr. Mario, Jurassic Legos And Chickens In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon June 11, 2015
This week in the Nintendo Download, Dr. Mario is back, but if you think it’s the same old game you’ve already bought, you’re in for some surprises. Dr. Mario: Miracle Cure mixes it up with new items like the namesake Miracle Cures that have the firepower to take out multiple viruses at once. You can […]

Don’t Starve While You Shoot Squid Ink On Rival Turf In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon May 28, 2015
This week in the Nintendo Download, Splatoon is finally out! Go spray-happy in Inkopolis as you compete against rival teams in crazy-fun online matches! And the PC hit Don’t Starve makes its Wii U debut in deluxe form with the Giant Edition! Buy and get a second digital copy of Don’t Starve that you can […]


Don’t Forget Splatoon Tomorrow

by Peter Paltridgeon May 28, 2015
Tomorrow is May 29th, which also happens to be the day Splatoon is released for the Wii U. In order to condense all the basic facts about the game for those who still don’t know much about it, Nintendo has released this FAQ sheet. Check it out below… You can probably ignore the amiibo part […]

Swords, Puzzles, Dragons and Soldiers In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon May 21, 2015
This week in the Nintendo Download, The Puzzle and Dragons combo pack has arrived at the eShop. For $29.99 you get Puzzle & Dragons Z plus a second Puzzle & Dragons starring Mario and everything that has to do with Mario. Don’t forget if you’re skeptical about how casual the game looks, you can try […]