Category Archives: Wii U News

New trailer for Mario Tennis Ultra Smash shows plenty of new additions

Published on October 23rd, 2015 by T-Player Guy

Mario seems to start his preparations for the release of Mario Tennis Ultra Smash for the Wii U on November 20th, because as of this post, Nintendo has shown a recent new trailer for the game revealing some interesting new info. For example, we are now aware that veterans like Luigi, Yoshi, Wario and Donkey […]

Dragon Fantasy: The Black Tome of Ice and Shift DX Coming Soon

Published on October 8th, 2015 by Gervais D.

Choice Provisions has announced two games that are coming to Nintendo’s latest gen consoles. If you weren’t already aware, they are the publisher group that brought us Dragon Fantasy: The Volumes of Westeria to North America. Dragon Fantasy: The Black Tome of Ice The heroes from Dragon Fantasy: The Volumes of Westeria return to travel […]

New eShop Content – September 17th

Published on September 17th, 2015 by Spinnerweb

Anime chicks galore for 3DS owners this week – Senran Kagura 2: Deep Crimson is finally out in North America and its DLC becomes available in Europe. Apart from that there’s Skylanders SuperChargers for North American Wii U owners, a small bunch of eShop releases and the usual (but always welcome) discounts. Oh, and Shovel Knight […]

Nintendo appoints Tatsumi Kimishima as new President

Published on September 14th, 2015 by Spinnerweb

Tatsumi Kimishima replaces Satoru Iwata, who passed away in July, as the new president of Nintendo with effect from September 16th. Previously he has served Nintendo as director of Nintendo of America, chief financial officer of the Pokemon Company, head of human resources and managing director. Alongside the new presidential role, Nintendo has appointed two new ‘Fellows’ to […]

New eShop Content – September 10th

Published on September 10th, 2015 by Spinnerweb

It’s a pretty good week for Wii U owners, what with the highly anticipated Super Mario Maker coming out and a bunch of eShop games thrown in along with some discounts. It’s a pretty good week for 3DS owners too if you’re a Vocaloid fan, since Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai DX comes out this week. […]

Club Nintendo reveals Goodbye Coin as its final item for PAL regions

Published on September 2nd, 2015 by Spinnerweb

Club Nintendo ended quite a while ago in North America, and as the date for its discontinuation in Europe and Australia – September 30th, 2015 – draws near, Nintendo has unveiled its final huzzah of an item for the programme: the Club Nintendo Goodbye Coin. The silver-plated coin has the Club Nintendo logo on one […]

Shovel Knight amiibo to dig into stores on November 27th

Published on August 27th, 2015 by T-Player Guy

Certain speculations have been flying around whether Yacht Club’s Shovel Knight would appear as a new fighter in Super Smash Bros. for 3DS and Wii U alongside rumours of an amiibo of his own to be revealed soon. Well, we still don’t have information if the knight with the shovel will indeed dig his way […]

Freedom Planet Dashing Onto Wii U On August 3rd

Published on August 1st, 2015 by Gervais D.

Freedom Planet was originally planned to release later this year, however, its release date has been pushed up according to Nintendo’s official website. Instead, the game will be available for Wii U owners on August 3rd, 2015. The game is a combat-based platformer that may remind you of the Sonic games. Freedom Planet Official Launch […]

New eShop Content – July 30th

Published on July 31st, 2015 by Spinnerweb

This week we have a couple of board game titles; a 3D release of Flick Golf, a mobile phone golf game; some Kirby titles and Badland’s Game of The Year edition. See the full list of releases below. eShop: Best of Board Games: Mahjong (Bigben Interactive) – $9.99 Best of Board Games: Solitaire (Bigben Interactive) […]