Category Archives: Wii/Wii U

News: Nintendo Abandons Virtual Console Trademark

Nintendo games consoles date back over 20 years and have a rich library of games that still warrant a place in today’s gaming culture.

Hence, the Virtual Console was born. For those not in the know, the Virtual Console …

News: Dead Space Developers’ New Multi-Platform Game ‘Omaha’ Leaked

Update: We’ve received a few emails from readers suggesting that ‘Omaha’ may be Battlefield: Hardline and that the rating is for the upcoming shooter. It’s certainly a possibility, but as of right now we cant be sure, so take …

News: PC Exclusive Combat Flight-Sim IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of Stalingrad Coming To Consoles?

If you’re itching for a decent combat flight-simulator for the PS4 or Xbox One then the chances are you’re still scratching away – there’s just nothing out there at the moment.

However, that itch may be about to get …

Feature: Predictions For 2015: New Nintendo Console, PS Vita’s Rising & Syphon Filter

2014 is still pretty fresh in our minds – we’re still dating cheques with 2014 – but 2015 looks set to be a formidable year in gaming.

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Rumour has it that Nintendo are readying up to release a new …

News: Rambo: The Video Game Developer Bringing ‘Zombie Defense’ To Wii U

Polish development studio Teyon is gearing up for the release of a new game for the Wii U – Zombie Defense.

The European developers who were behind the very poorly received on-the-rails Rambo shooter have recently had their Zombie …

News: No Hope For True Crime 3 As Activision Abandons Franchise Trademark

If you owned a PS2, Xbox or Gamecube back in the day then you may have played through Activision’s open-world crime thriller True Crime. If not, shame on you.

True Crime spawned a sequel that fared a little worse …

News: Rock Band Developer Working On New Multi-Platform IP

The developer behind the successful Guitar Hero and Rock Band franchises is currently hard at work on a new franchise for multiple platforms.

Some new job postings on the official Harmonix website reveal that the acclaimed developer is currently …

Rumour: GameStop Sends Out Free PS TV To Loyal Customer, Could You Be Next?

Have you been naughty or nice this year? Is Santa going to be dropping off a bag of goodies under your tree? Or is he more likely to dump a bag of coal at the foot of your bed? …

Feature: 15 Last Minute Gaming Deals You Can’t Afford To Miss This Christmas

Black Friday has been and gone with many gamers snapping up all the gaming deals like there’s no tomorrow. Well, there is a tomorrow and in fact, post Black Friday is probably the best time to be on the …

News: Hyrule Warriors New DLC Shows Link as a Postman, Zelda’s New Weapon & More

There’s a new batch of screenshots for the second download content pack for Hyrule Warriors, aptly titled the Twilight Princess pack.

The new images show both princess Zelda and boy-hero Link in some new costumes with Link looking particularly

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham Review

The LEGO games have been around longer than I care to remember with their numbers running into the double digits. They started out quite sincere and fun, exploring the Star Wars universe in a novel way appealed to gamers

Feature: Assassin’s Creed, Far Cry, Splinter Cell & Watch Dogs – One and the Same?

Ubisoft has a fine portfolio of games, just looking through their catalogue of titles shows why the publisher is succeeding where many have failed, but is the secret to success repetition?

It could be argued that repetition is killing

News: Ubisoft Has No Problem Taking Inspiration From Other Games

Have you ever played a game and got the overwhelming sense of familiarity, even though the game you’re playing is brand new? I know I have, quite a lot actually, even more so over the last couple of years.

News: Sega Dreamcast Is Getting A New Game This Year

Time to dig out your Sega Dreamcast from its dusty grave; there’s a new game coming out for it!

Pier Solar HD, an RPG from Watermelon that has already seen a release on the ancient Sega Mega Drive as

News: Assassin’s Creed: Rogue Listed For PC, Xbox One & Wii U?

Ubisoft has been playing their cards close to their chest when it comes to Assassin’s Creed: Rogue, the spin-off title for the PS3 and Xbox 360. At first the firm stated that the standalone game would be releasing on

News: Super Smash Bros. Wii U Controller Bundle Revealed

There’s a new bundle available for Super Smash Bros. Wii U, packing in everything you need to get started into one tidy little bundle.

The Super Smash Bros. Wii U controller bundle will be available from December 31st

News: Destiny Still Holding The No.1 Spot To Ransom In UK Charts

Destiny, despite it’s critics has actually done rather well staying at the top of the UK sales charts making publisher Activision heaps of cash. Sales of the multi-platform sci-fi epic have actually dropped by a staggering 78%, but it’s

News: Thomas Was Alone Gets Wii U & Xbox One Rating In Germany

It looks like Thomas Was Alone may be frustrating gamers on the Xbox One and Wii U, according to the German ratings board, the USK.

Thomas Was Alone first released on the PC a couple of years ago

Screenshots: Latest Project Cars Screens Will Make Your Jaw Drop

There’s some brand new screenshots for the upcoming next-gen racer Project Cars floating around the inter webs, courtesy of Bando Namcai and developer Slighty Mad Studios.

The latest screens from the game show off a plethora of cars that …

News: LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham Busts Bricks This November

Warner Bros. has announced that LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham will be smashing its way onto shop shelves this November 14th.

The Caped Crusader and friends will be, as the games title suggests, traipsing beyond the familiar setting of

Rumour: Super Smash Bros. 4 Leaker Found, Fired & Sued

Nintendo has been having a run of bad luck lately, especially in keeping things under wraps where Super Smash Bros. 4 is concerned.

The upcoming brawler has been hit with leaks detailing the games playable characters and such. Nintendo

News: Crytek To Showcase Two New Titles At E3, Possibly Homefront 2

Some interesting news coming from Italy; Crytek will be showing off two new titles at this years E3 gathering in Los Angeles.

GameVillage.it reports that the firm will be showing two new titles, one of which will be Arena

News: Watch Dogs Has Gone Gold, New Trailer Inside

Ubisoft’s upcoming open-world adventure, Watch Dogs, has now gone gold.

What does that mean? Well it means that the master disc is ready, the disc from which all subsequent copies will be made from. Exciting!

Watch Dogs was

Rumour: Call of Duty Blacksmith To Be Revealed Next Week

More Call of Duty rumours are appearing online, with the latest being that the upcoming title will be revealed during the first week of May and that it is being referred to internally as Call of Duty Blacksmith.