Tagged: Wii U

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Watch_Dogs Gets Release Date and New Trailer

After being delayed late last year to add more polish to the game, Watch_Dogs has been given an official release date.  On May 27th the game is expected to release on all major platforms.  In addition to the release date being announced Ubisoft has released a new trailer hyping up the story of the game.

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Nintendo Unleashes New Bayonetta 2 Trailer

Platinum Games and Nintendo released a brand new story trailer for the upcoming Wii U exclusive Bayonetta 2 today during the Nintendo Direct. The trailer also shows off some of Bayonetta’s new powers. Unfortunately, no release date was announced during the trailer, but it is coming “later this year.” You can view the trailer below. Smith’s Sentiment: Nintendo has taken...

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The Koopalings Invade Mario Kart 8

Mario Kart 8 got a new trailer today during the Nintendo Direct, and this trailer was all about introducing new playable characters that have been added to the racing roster… the Koopalings. Yes, the Koopa kids will be taking to the track to try and outrace Mario, Luigi, Peach, and a host of others including dear old dad, Bowser. You...

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Launch Trailer for Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze

Nintendo released the official launch trailer for the first big Wii U release of the year, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, today during the Nintendo Direct. The side scrolling platformer releases exclusively on Wii U on February 21st. You can pre-order the game from Amazon for $49.99 by clicking here. You can check out the trailer below. Smith’s Sentiment:  Things...

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Ubisoft Delays Wii U Version of Watch Dogs

There’s good news and bad news for gamers who are looking forward to picking up Ubisoft’s ambitious open world game Watch_Dogs. First, the good news. There were some rumors earlier this year that the Wii U version of Watch_Dogs had quietly been canceled. That’s not the case. Watch_Dogs is slated to release sometime this year between April and June, and...

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New Donkey Kong Country Doesn’t Fully Utilize Wii U’s Gamepad

When the Wii U was announced one of the biggest features touted by Nintendo was the functionality of it’s Gamepad controller and the ability to have aspects of the game shown on your television as well as the screen on the controller.  However as the sales woes of the Wii U continue it has been clear that changes are coming. ...

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Review: Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag (PC [Reviewed], Playstation 3, Xbox 360, PS4, XB1, Wii-U) Developer: Ubisoft Montreal Publisher: Ubisoft Genre(s): Third person action adventure Released: PS3/360/Wii U – October 29, 2013; PS4 November 15, 2013; PC: November 19, 2013; Xbox One November 22, 2013 ESRB Rating: M – Mature I am a huge fan of the Assassin’s Creed games so admittedly I approach these...


The Backlog Volume 24 – LEGO: Marvel Super Heroes

Platform: Wii U[reviewed], Xbox 360, Playstation 3, Playstation Vita, Nintendo 3DS, PC, Playstation 4, Xbox One Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Developer: Telltale Games Genre(s): Action-adventure Released: October 22, 2013 ESRB Rating: E – Everyone


Iwata Is Wrong When He Claims Digital Games Aren’t Cheaper Because of Value

GameSpot posted a piece today where Nintendo President Satoru Iwata talked about why digital titles on the eShop are not cheaper than their boxed retail counterparts. And as with most things Mr. Iwata says these days, it’s nonsensical. His comments come from an investor’s Q&A session. “Although the mainstream idea regarding the digital business in the industry before we actually...


Call of Duty: Ghost’s New Co-op Mode Extinction Revealed

You’ve killed zombies in Call of Duty, now prepare to battle an alien invasion with up to three of your buddies because Call of Duty: Ghosts is packing a brand new one to four play cooperative mode called “Extinction.” The mode, which was rumored, and the leaked via an image days ago, has been officially revealed by Activision today in...


Get Ready To Blow Stuff Up With Call of Duty: Ghosts Launch Trailer

Call of Duty: Ghosts is still a couple of weeks out, but that doesn’t mean you can watch the launch trailer (above) and get in the mood to blow stuff up as the member of an elite squad of soldiers known as the Ghosts. The next entry in the insanely popular FPS series hits store shelves on November 5th for...

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This Super Mario 3D World Trailer Is Delightfully Nintendo

Nintendo’s latest trailer for Super Mario 3D World showcases exactly why you should own a Wii U. The system may not get any love from most third party developers/publishers, and it may be technically outdated once PS4 and Xbox One release next month, but Nintendo has managed to carve out their own nook in the gaming sphere without having to...