Category: Wii News

Nintendo UK’s Facebook page announced today that Game Boy Advance Virtual Console games will be making their way to Nintendo’s Wii U next week. The first Game Boy Advance game to be released on Wii U’s Virtual Console will be Advance Wars, which originally released in 2001. Advance Wars will be available on the Wii…

At yesterday’s late night Nintendo Direct announcement, head honcho at Nintendo Satoru Iwata was quick to reveal some premo information. One of the more pleasing pieces of information, helped to ease our worries concerning the next Super Smash Bros. Smash Bros is always a hotly anticipated game, and the upcoming installment due to release on…

Speaking with Polygon, Ubisoft’s Yves Guillemot has said that the company wants full game downloads to be available on the Nintendo Wii U as soon as possible. “It’s a good system,” he said. “As soon as it’s possible, we will do it. ” He also said that he’s hoping to improve their connection with Nintendo, “we hope…

The sequel to 2010’s Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing has gained a new driver to add to the roster of Sega mascots, and its none other than Disney Pixar’s new star, Ralph from Wreck-It Ralph. A new trailer shows Ralph fall out of his own game and into Sonic’s, asking the speedy blue hedgehog a very good…

Welcome to our new regular feature, Video Game Crafts and Gear! There’s tons of passionate gamers out there, and decidedly not enough gaming swag in the world. That’s why these talented creators make their own, and we round up whatever awesome custom-made art, sculptures, toys, clothing, or random items we happen to find. Of course,…

The Wii platformer hit Super Mario Galaxy has now overtaken Ocarina of Time as the highest rated game on Game Rankings. Mario sits proudly at the top with a 97.63% average review rating, just barely beating Link by a marginal 0.01%. Sequel Super Mario Galaxy 2 sits in 3rd place with 97.35%. I’m rather pleased at…

The latest episode of Did You Know Gaming? is a Halloween special, covering little-known facts about the Resident Evil franchise. If you’ve never heard of DYKG? before, its a brilliant Tumblr website dedicated to providing gaming facts that even hardcore gamers wouldn’t have heard of. This Resident Evil episode comes from their awesome YouTube channel.…

If you didn’t buy Assassin’s Creed 3 yesterday (or today if you’re in the UK), you may be holding out for the Wii U version of the game. Fortunately, we can confirm that Assassin’s Creed 3 will be receiving the DLC just like the Xbox 360 and PS3 versions. Despite the severe lack of online…

Nintendo of America have just revealed via Twitter that a new US Wii U ad campaign will premiere tomorrow on the Wii U Facebook page. They also released “a behind-the-scenes” photo of the campaign, pictured above (full-size version available here). The image shows a collection of huge cubes stacked on top and beside one another,…