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Nintendos Online Services Went Down For Over An Hour Today

Nintendo's Online Services Went Down For Over An Hour Today

What's more, the outage also affected people playing online games on the Wii U and 3DS This eventually promoted the company to make a short tweet at 6:30pm PDT letting people know they had a situation "We are aware that players are experiencing errors accessing Nintendo network services and are working to address the issue[...]

Brittanys 2019 Games of the Decade: Bayonetta 2

Brittany's 2019 Games of the Decade: Bayonetta 2

It's going to be a wild ride. Bayonetta 2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3SxJGDofOfoWhen Nintendo brought Bayonetta 2 to the Wii U as an exclusive, audiences were shocked But not for a bad reason – it was just surprising In all honesty, the series couldn’t have found a better home on another console Its unique brand of slick, sexy, and utterly[...]

The Nintendo Wii Shop Will Close Next Week

The Nintendo Wii Shop Will Close Next Week

A little bit of a reminder for those of you who own Wii and Wii U consoles, Nintendo will be shuttering the shop next week for good Nintendo made the announcement several months ago, but this week the reality for many users has finally sunk in that this portion of the console will be done[...]

Why is the Wii U Selling for Over $500 on Amazon and Ebay

Why is the Wii U Selling for Over $500 on Amazon and Ebay?

Something really weird is happening online with the Nintendo Wii U as prices for the console have soared in the past week to ridiculous prices A few different websites and forums have picked up on the fact that people are currently charging big bucks for the previous Nintendo console, starting around $500 on both eBay[...]

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Taken Off Wii Us Digital Store

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Taken Off Wii U's Digital Store

In case you've been holding onto a copy of Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze on your Wii U, you're probably the last people who will be able to own it on that console Today, in preparation for the game to be released on the Nintendo Switch, it appears Nintendo have deleted the game from the Wii[...]

This Weekend is the Last Chance to use Wii Shop Channel Points

This Weekend is the Last Chance to use Wii Shop Channel Points

In essence, Nintendo would like to stop focusing attention on Wii and Wii U sales so they can put those resources into the eShop This of it as a fire sale before a company turns over a warehouse to another division to use for something else So if you've been holding onto points or had[...]

The Nintendo Switchs Library is Already Three Times as Large as the Wii Us

The Nintendo Switch's Library is Already Three Times as Large as the Wii U's

A report reveals the Switch already has sold three times the number of games the Wii U did at this same point in its lifecycle.Kotaku UK reports at the end of December, or the Switch's 279th day on the market, they downloaded data from more than 18,000 games and 250,000 reviews from Metacritic According to Metacritic’s[...]

The Nintendo Switch Has Already Outsold the Wii U

The Nintendo Switch Has Already Outsold the Wii U

The Nintendo Switch has outsold the Wii U already surpassing the sales of Nintendo's last system, the Wii U.The Wii U was a bit of a disaster for Nintendo The console confused mainstream audiences who just wanted another Wii and never quite seemed to have the library to sustain the more hardcore It was a[...]

Want To Know How Miyamoto Hires People At Nintendo

Want To Know How Miyamoto Hires People At Nintendo?

Essentially, the focus of the story is that the Switch is what the Wii U should have been, but that it achieved things the Wii U couldn't have But in the middle of the story comes a bit of info about how Nintendo hires new people, and sad to say, if you're a hardcore gamer,[...]

Nintendo Is Removing Mario &#038 Sonic At The Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Nintendo Is Removing Mario & Sonic At The Rio 2016 Olympic Games

You'll have until 6pm PST on December 26th to download the game for either the 3DS or the Wii U if you wish to own it before it vanishes from the shop in North America and Europe.[caption id="attachment_765742" align="aligncenter" width="600"] credit//Nintendo[/caption] Apparently, Nintendo would like to pretend that the Rio Olympics didn't happen either[...]

Nintendos Miiverse Has Officially Shut Down For Good

Nintendo's Miiverse Has Officially Shut Down For Good

Nintendo fans were expecting this for a while, but it still came as a shock to Wii U and 3DS fans to see that the Miiverse has come to an end this week The move is yet another step in Nintendo's long plan to shut down all of the old systems it no longer will[...]

Your Minecraft Wii U Data Can Now Be Loaded To The Switch

Your Minecraft Wii U Data Can Now Be Loaded To The Switch

Up until now, if you wanted to play your current save file on Minecraft for Wii U, you were basically stuck playing it on the Wii U Today, Nintendo fixed all that by announcing that you can officially transfer your data from the Wii U version over to the Nintendo Switch version The update has[...]

Nintendo To Close Down The Wii Shop In 2019

Nintendo To Close Down The Wii Shop In 2019

It's still over a year away, but for many Wii and Wii U owners, it will be one of the first signs that both consoles will start losing full support Nintendo officially announced earlier today that the Wii Shop will officially close on January 19th, 2019 It appears that the shutdown will occur in phases,[...]

The Nipple Mod You Need: Adding Shirtless Mario To Super Smash Bros.

The Nipple Mod You Need: Adding Shirtless Mario To 'Super Smash Bros.'

on the Wii U edition where you can fight as shirtless Mario!And Mario can now be shirtless in Sm4sh.. https://t.co/lpqK9xkeuh pic.twitter.com/CwXGbPYHAN — Trying & Failing (@SmashingRenders) September 15, 2017The mod doesn't do anything beyond cosmetics, but it's still cool to see such fan devotion to the idea of having a slightly plump hero without a shirt[...]

Mario Kart 8s Tracks Are Surprisingly Massive

Mario Kart 8's Tracks Are Surprisingly Massive

According to the tweets these images are a preview of an upcoming video that you will be able to see on Shesez's channel very soon.Shesez pulled these images from the Wii U version of the game, which was recently rereleased as Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on the Switch. [caption id="attachment_695616" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit// Shesez[/caption] Thanks to[...]

Breath Of The Wild DLC Will Take Up Different Space On Each System

'Breath Of The Wild' DLC Will Take Up Different Space On Each System

It hasn't been talked about much up until now, but everyone knew the new Breath Of The Wild DLC was going to take up space on your Wii U and Nintendo Switch How much space was an entirely different question. Now we know, and the results may throw you off a bit.According to Nintendo's Japanese site,[...]

Nintendos Server Maintenance Next Week Will Affect All Systems

Nintendo's Server Maintenance Next Week Will Affect All Systems

This coming Monday, Nintendo will be doing a system-wide server maintenance that is said to affect your WiiU, 3DS and Switch consoles. The announcement came last night saying they would be doing "emergency maintenance" and that online services would be unavailable. It won't affect any of the games you're playing except for ones that are […]

Nintendos Project Giant Robot Officially Dead

Nintendo's "Project Giant Robot" Officially Dead

Now, after nearly three years since it's debut at E3 2014, the untitled game known as "Project Giant Robot" for the Wii U has officially been terminated.[caption id="attachment_630589" align="aligncenter" width="600"] credit//Nintendo[/caption]Three years ago the game was shown off in Nintendo's section by Shigeru Miyamoto, along with Star Fox Zero and Star Fox Guard[...]


Mario Kart 64 Coming To Wii U Virtual Console Today

Mario Kart 64 Coming To Wii U Virtual Console Today

Mario Kart 64 is a classic, and somehow, the game hasn't come to Wii U's virtual console The racing game was a staple of every Nintendo 64, so it is wild that Nintendo has never brought it to their legacy platform.That will change today, according to Destructoid They say the game will land for $9.99 on[...]