The Nintendo Switch is a massive success, bringing Nintendo back to its glory days. However, according to Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aimé, the hybrid console would not have happened if not for its predecessor, the Nintendo Wii U.
Video Games October 4, 2018
Heads up, Nintendo Wii owners: 'Just Dance 2019' is coming to your console. It’s also coming to other supposedly retired platforms, including the Xbox 360 Kinect and Wii U.
Video Games June 12, 2018
The dual pack of 'Bayonetta' and 'Bayonetta 2' look much better on the Nintendo Switch compared to the Wii U. The first two entries in the franchise are re-released to the hybrid console in preparation for 'Bayonetta 3.'
Video Games February 6, 2018
The Nintendo Switch, in 10 months, has outsold the lifetime sales of the Wii U. Meanwhile, the 3DS, sales of which were expected to be cannibalized by the hybrid console, is still going strong.
Video Games January 21, 2018
Nintendo's Miiverse service was officially taken down late last year. However, a group of individuals collected most of the data and made it available via Archiverse.
Video Games January 4, 2018
The Nintendo Switch is the hottest gaming console on the market right now. These top 12 tips, tricks, and hidden features will help gamers maximize on their new console.
Video Games December 27, 2017
Nintendo has regained its place at the top of the video game industry, with its ascension fueled by the success of the Nintendo Switch. The console is expected to beat lifetime Wii U sales in just its first year.
Video Games October 31, 2017
Nintendo has been handed $10 million in damages that it must pay to iLife for reportedly infringing its patent. The verdict says the motion-sensing technology on the Nintendo Wii is an application of iLife’s technology.
Video Games September 1, 2017
Attention, Nintendo fans: At long last, you can now buy Switch, 3DS, and Wii U games with PayPal, thanks to the latest integration with the eShop.
Video Games August 23, 2017
Before ‘Splatoon 2’ arrives July 21, someone has already put the game and its predecessor, ‘Splatoon,’ side-by-side. The astonishing results basically confirm that ‘Splatoon 2’ is a step up from the original Wii U hit.
Video Games July 12, 2017
The Nintendo Switch has stirred great interest so far and things are looking up, according to a company executive. More Wii U games could make their way to the new console, sporting new features and content to make them more appealing.
Video Games June 26, 2017
Nintendo released its earnings report for FY2016 and the Switch console is off to a strong start. Nintendo reports 2.74 million Switch units sold already and expects to sell 10 million units next year.
Business Tech April 27, 2017
'Breath of the Wild' is the first 'Zelda' game to have an open-world setting, and it won't be the last. That's according to a hint from the series' producer Eiji Aonuma.
Video Games April 5, 2017
How to farm Dragon Horns in 'Breath of the Wild' to earn tons of rupees? All you need is a bow, a fire weapon, a bundle of wood, and the dragon Farosh.
Video Games April 4, 2017
'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' has been seen running in 4K at 30 fps on a PC, and it's all thanks to the Wii U emulator CEMU.
Video Games April 4, 2017
In 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild,' the adventure in Hyrule can sometimes get a bit difficult, but with these five must-have items, it will be a whole deal easier.
Video Games April 3, 2017
Everybody probably knows that the Hylian Shield is in 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild,' but for those who don't have it yet, here's how to get it with or without amiibo.
Video Games April 1, 2017
One of the latest challenges in 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' is how far you can travel across Hyrule by paragliding, and the jaw-dropping record is now set at about 4.7 miles.
Video Games March 28, 2017
'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' developers have revealed all their favorite characters, locations, shrines, and food in the game, sharing some interesting tidbits to boot.
Video Games March 27, 2017
'The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild' Season Pass puts three DLC chests in the Great Plateau, but they're not exactly easy to find. Here are the locations of the chests, including the Nintendo Switch shirt.
Video Games March 25, 2017
As expected, 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' cheats are plenty, but here are three that are arguably the most useful, from infinite arrows to unlimited money and stamina to climb mountains.
Video Games March 23, 2017
'Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night,' the spiritual successor to the 'Castlevania' series, is getting a Nintendo Switch release after developers dropped the initial Wii U version. The game will release sometime in 2018.
Video Games March 22, 2017
Contemplating which version of 'Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' to get? This might help, as it turns out getting the Wii U version wouldn’t be too much of a drawback.
Video Games March 6, 2017
The Wii U version of 'The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild' has already been pirated despite not yet being released. With the incident, piracy once again reared its ugly head for Nintendo.
Video Games February 28, 2017
With the upcoming launch of Nintendo Switch, comparisons are now being made between the unit and its predecessor, the Wii U. How are they different and how has Nintendo changed its strategy to win over gamers?
Gadgets February 5, 2017
Nintendo has officially ended the worldwide production for the Wii U, which is largely seen as a failure. The company will instead be focusing on ramping up production for the upcoming Nintendo Switch.
Video Games February 1, 2017
Nintendo Switch is set for launch on March 3. Here is a list of game titles coming out on Switch.
Video Games January 29, 2017
'World Of Goo,' 'Little Inferno,' and 'Human Resource Machine' for Nintendo Switch will be bundled with original soundtracks and an exclusive Soundtrack Mode. These titles have also been made available to the Wii consoles.
Video Games January 25, 2017
'Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' will employ a second alternate ending, as confirmed by Eiji Aonuma, the game’s director. Players will need to fulfill certain criteria to make it happen, however.
Video Games January 23, 2017
Nintendo of America’s chief believes the company’s new console, the Switch, will not mimic Wii U’s failure, as revealed in an interview. He noted that by contrast with the Wii U, the Switch’s selling proposition has already been communicated successfully.
Video Games January 23, 2017
Nintendo has confirmed that 'Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' is the last first-party title for the system. The same game, however, will be one of the launch title for the company’s new console, the Switch.
Video Games January 20, 2017
Just how different is the Switch version of 'Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' from the Wii U Version? Turns out, the two are probably not that different.
Video Games January 17, 2017
Physical or digital? Looks like those intending to get 'Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' for Nintendo Switch should best get the physical version or purchase a high-capacity MicroSD card for folks who want to go digital.
Video Games January 16, 2017
According to a recent State of the Industry survey, 50 percent of developers think that Nintendo’s forthcoming console, the Switch, will outperform its predecessor, the Wii, in sales figures. But do they think its feature is world-changing?
Video Games January 13, 2017
Nintendo has announced that 'Mario Kart 64,' originally released for the Nintendo 64, will head to the Wii U virtual console. Users can download the game for $10 beginning Dec. 29.
Video Games December 29, 2016
A teenager who would visit a Best Buy store nearly every day to play 'Super Smash Bros.' on the Wii U console on display just got a great surprise. As an early Christmas gift, some of the store employees chipped in and bought the teen his own Wii U console.
Video Games December 12, 2016
Nintendo is finally ending production on the Wii U, as confirmed on the company's official Japanese website. The video game company will now focus on the upcoming Nintendo Switch.
Video Games November 10, 2016
Nintendo is reported to be ending production of Wii U consoles this Friday, almost four years after it was first launched. To date, Nintendo has sold 13.36 million Wii U consoles, much lower than the Wii at 101 million units.
Video Games November 1, 2016
Nintendo has confirmed that its new upcoming home console, the Nintendo Switch, won't support backward compatibility for 3DS and Wii U games. Nintendo promised to talk more about the Switch's specs as its March 2017 release draws nearer.
Video Games October 23, 2016
Nintendo has released three new trailers for 'Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' before the Nintendo Switch reveal. While the trailers don't reveal much of anything new, it's worth mentioning that the official site confirms the game as an upcoming Switch tittle.
Video Games October 22, 2016
The PlayStation is reported to support not only PlayStation 4 titles, but also other HDMI sources such as the Xbox One and Wii U. When connected, the third-party devices show up in PSVR's cinematic mode, a large 2D screen inside the virtual reality space.
Wearable Tech October 18, 2016
After two and a half years of blood and sweat, the PlayStation 4 has finally managed to overtake the Wii U in Japan in terms of install base. However, the total numbers each have managed to put out thus far leave much to be desired.
Video Games September 28, 2016
One of the Wii U's last major releases leaked ahead of time.
Video Games September 23, 2016
Nintendo sounds like it may be learning from its mistakes with the Wii U.
Video Games August 26, 2016
Nintendo is going to launch a new 'Super Mario 3D Land' 3DS bundle, cut the prices for select 3DS and Wii U games, and launch five new Wii U amiibo bundles. The new Super Mario title will hit shelves on Aug. 26.
Video Games August 10, 2016
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