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WiiWare and Virtual Console games can be transferred to Wii U

Good news for Wii owners: you will be able to transfer your old WiiWare games, Virtual Console games, and even game saves from the old Wii console to the new Wii U. Nintendo EAD manager Katsuya Eguchi confirmed to fans at E3 that they are in the process of creating a system that will make …

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ZombiU screenshots

Ubisoft has released a few ZombiU screenshots. The game was showcased during Nintendo’s E3 press conference and showed off an interesting new feature: players will be able to use the Wii U GamePad camera to scan their faces and turn it into zombies, something that was demonstrated with Nintendo’s Reggie Fils-Aime. Be sure to also …

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Nintendo Wii U hardware specs revealed

Nintendo has revealed the Wii U hardware specs here at E3, but only the “outside” stuff such as dimensions, weight, ports, etc. Nevertheless, these are final and this is how the console will end up. Without further ado, here are the specifications, according to Nintendo: Wii U hardware specs 1.8″ tall, 6.8″ long, 10.5″ deep …

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New Super Mario Bros U screenshots

Nintendo today revealed New Super Mario Bros U for the Wii U console, and now they have released the first screenshots of the game. The New Super Mario Bros U screenshots show the familiar NSMB worlds, colors, and visuals that we’ve seen before, only now, it’s in HD. New Super Mario Bros U will support …

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Nintendo announces Game & Wario for Wii U

Nintendo has announced Wario & Game for the Wii U. While the game didn’t fit in during the company’s E3 press conference, Nintendo has released a press release revealing the newest Wii U multiplayer title that’s based on mini games. Game & Wario is a new WarioWare title that supports up to 5 players, with …

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White and Black Wii U colors confirmed

Nintendo will be offering both a white and black Wii U console at launch. After much speculation, Nintendo has confirmed on their official E3 page that there will be white and black Wii U colors available at launch. On the page, users can select a white or black Wii U version, with corresponding Wii U …

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Pikmin 3 gameplay video

Pikmin 3 was revealed just hours ago, and the first gameplay video from Nintendo’s E3 press conference has been posted online. The video shows Nintendo legend Shigeru Miyamoto guiding players through the demo, showing how the Pikmin 3 controls work, how the Wii U GamePad is used, and more. We expect Nintendo to reveal a …

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Nintendo Land announced for Wii U

Nintendo Land has just been announced for the Wii U, and is to the Wii U what Wii Sports was to the original Wii. It features a virtual Nintendo theme park with mini games that resemble many of the franchises, including Zelda, Luigi’s Ghost Mansion, and 10 other mini games. The mini games include many …

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Wii U to support dual GamePad controllers

It’s official, Nintendo just revealed that the Wii U will support dual GamePad tablet controllers in the future, but for now, games will only use one controller. Nintendo’s Reggie Fils-Aime revealed at the Nintendo E3 press conference that the two Wii U GamePads will be able to connect to the console, but as of no …

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Pikmin 3 for Wii U revealed

As expected, Pikmin 3 is coming to the Wii U, as Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto just took the stage at the E3 show and unveiled the first gameplay footage and details. Pikmin 3 will be in full HD on the Wii U, and will be playable with the Wiimote and the Wii U GamePad as well. …

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Wii U pro controller and GamePad photos

Nintendo revealed the Wii U Pro controller and the Wii U GamePad yesterday via Nintendo Direct, and both were featured in trailers and videos. But now we have the first shots of the controllers on the show floor at E3, spotted by GoNintendo and the guys over at NintendoWorldReport. As you can see, the GamePad …

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Assassin’s Creed 3 gameplay video

Ubisoft announced today 8 new Wii U games, including two exclusives: ZombiU and Rayman Legends. However, another major Ubisoft title is coming to the Wii U this Fall, and will be a lunch title as well: Assassin’s Creed 3. Ubisoft just dropped this impressive Assassin’s Creed 3 gameplay video, showing many of the new features, …

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Ubisoft reveals 8 Wii U games

Ubisoft today showed that they’re the biggest Wii U supporter out there, revealing 8 Wii U games that are in development for the system. We’ve previously known that the company was betting big on the new console, and during today’s E3 press conference, they revealed their support with these games: Ubisoft Wii U games ZombiU …

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ZombiU for Wii U revealed by Ubisoft

Ubisoft just finished their E3 press conference where they unveiled several games for the Wii U, including ZombieU, a title which replaces Killer Freaks From Outer Space. ZombiU is a Wii U exclusive that will be a launch title later this year. As its name suggests, it’s a survival horror shooter. The game is set …

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Wii U price and launch date coming tomorrow?

Nintendo has said that they won’t reveal the Wii U price nor launch date at E3, but new rumors suggest that that might just happen at the company’s E3 press conference tomorrow. According to Japanese trade paper Nikkei, which has a good track record when it comes to Nintendo leaks and rumors, the Wii U …

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Black Wii U could be revealed at E3

A black Wii U model could be unveiled at E3, if the latest Nintendo video is of any indication. During the Nintendo Direct pre-E3 video yesterday, which included the new Miiverse trailer, a black Wii U was showcased and used by one of the on-screen characters. Upon further inspection, it wasn’t just the controller that …

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Nintendo Direct pre-E3 Wii U video event

In case you missed the live strean of Nintendo Direct, where they revealed a bunch of new Wii U features, Nintendo has posted the full 30 min video. Nintendo president Satoru Iwata guides viewers through the newest items for the console, including the Wii U GamePad (the new name for hte controller), the Miiverse, and …

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Miiverse trailer

Nintendo revealed the Miiverse earlier today, and here is the first trailer for the new service. Keep in mind, the average Miiverse user probably won’t be as hipster as the actor in the video. Miiverse is a sort of social network for the Wii U, where players can connect, share messages, drawings, screenshots, and more. …

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Nintendo reveals Miiverse, Wii U GamePad, and more

Nintendo just wrapped up their Nintendo Direct video stream, where they talked about the Wii U, and some of the new features for the console. They revealed that the official name for the controller is the Wii U GamePad, and revealed that the controller supports dual analog sticks that are clickable, the NFC technology, and …

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Medium announced for Wii U

Medium is a brand new Wii U title from developer Blobber Team. Medium will offer a “completely new model of gameplay” for the Nintendo Wii U and other platforms, according to the developer. Not much is known about the game besides some interesting postcards that were sent to members of the press (via GoNintendo). The …