Posts Tagged ‘nintendo wii’

Top 10 Most Memorable Moments in E3’s History

by Mihai Cosmin Naeon May 30, 2014
Since 1995 the Electronic Entertainment Expo, known as E3, has been the home to surprising reveals, big announcements and huge disappointments in gaming industry. The biggest publishers and manufacturers are present at the event to show us what’s next for gaming, but poor preparation or choices can lead them to embarrassing moments. With less than […]

A look back at the Nintendo Wii

by Ramon Arandaon November 5, 2013
Nintendo has already stopped production of the Wii in Japan and in Europe, and although the console is getting a sort of reboot (though likely temporarily) in the way of the Wii mini here in the U.S., the console is obviously at the end of its lifeline.  So with that in mind, we asked a […]

Yoshi, Animal Crossing: New Leaf coming to the eShop

by Ramon Arandaon June 6, 2013
Nintendo today released its latest download update for the eShop on the Nintendo Wii U and Nintendo 3DS (and DSi). On June 9, the highly anticipated release of Animal Crossing: New Leaf for the 3DS will arrive, and the downloadable version will also be available.  In addition, the NES title Yoshi will hit the eShop […]

Review | Inazuma Eleven Strikers: Soccer with an Anime Twist

by Rachael Wardon April 1, 2013
What do you get when you combine the sport of soccer/football (whatever you want to call it) and combine it with shonen anime elements? You get the silly but thoroughly enjoyable series, Inazuma Eleven. What happens when you take the Inazuma’s series entire main cast of characters and pack them up into one sports game for […]

Saves from Wii Virtual Console Won’t Work on Wii U Upgraded Versions

by Marcos Arandaon January 29, 2013
Kotaku has confirmed, after a conversation with Nintendo, that saved games for Virtual Console games on the Wii will not transfer over to Wii U updates of those saved games. Currently you can transfer VC games and their save files and still play them using the Wii U’s Wii Menu, but if you want to […]

Amazon Instant Video Lands on the Wii

by Ramon Arandaon January 15, 2013
Nintendo has announced via its Twitter account, that Amazon Instant Video is now available on the Nintendo Wii. The service had already arrived onto the Wii U, but hadn’t previously been released on the Wii, though other consoles also have the app. Amazon has posted a step-by-step guide on how to work the app on the Wii, […]

Mega Man, Super Mario Bros. 2: The Lost Levels Hit the eShop

by Ramon Arandaon December 27, 2012
Nintendo has today dropped in some new titles for the Nintendo 3DS eShop that includes a pair of cool NES titles. First up is Super Mario Bros. 2: The Lost Levels, which of course is the original SMB2, that was only released in Japan, while we got the Doki Doki Panic reskin.  Of course, this […]

Super Mario Games that Rocked

by Ramon Arandaon November 9, 2012
We’re only a few days away from the launch of the Nintendo Wii U, which brings with it a brand new Mario game – New Super Mario Bros. U.  Having played the game at various press events, I’m certainly excited about it and it’s shaping up to be another excellent Mario title. That being said, […]

Iwata Discusses Wii U Launch Strategy

by Ramon Arandaon October 30, 2012
During a financial briefing with investors, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata explained the company’s strategy for how the Wii U will be marketed upon its launch. Asked about the Wii and 3DS’ launches, Iwata referenced both systems and compared them with what the Wii U is currently doing: “I think the difference between Wii and Nintendo 3DS […]

GotGame Radio Daily: Madden NFL 12 and MLB 2K12 for the Nintendo Wii

by Steve Masterson July 5, 2012
When was the last time you turned on your Nintendo Wii? Into sports games? You might want to check out Madden NFL 12 and MLB 2K12 but if you’re still on the fence, stay tuned to hear what I think about them. Official trailers below:

Nintendo Video Segment Live At 9PM Tonight

by Sean Garmeron June 21, 2012
Nintendo has a special announcement tonight where they are going to detail some information on Nintendo 3DS, DS, and Wii systems. Be sure to visit at 12 a.m. ET / 9 p.m. PT to watch an exclusive Nintendo Direct video segment.