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Nintendo has transformed its booth at E3, offering an experience like no other. While there are your typical kiosks, the sheer effort of putting gamers into the world of Zelda is mesmerizing.
At its E3 briefing today, Sony has unveiled LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens which will be making its way to consoles this month. It will also finally allow players to fly the Millennium Falcon.
Nintendo has announced that it's partnering with Microsoft (!!) to launch a 'Super Mario Mash-Up Pack' for Minecraft - launching on May 18 on the Wii U - "in a match made in block-shaped heaven".
AMD confirmed three "design wins" at a recent investor call. The news suggests that we could see new gaming consoles this year which will use the AMD hardware, but AMD's CEO wouldn't give specifics.
From Skype's Universal U-turn and Apple's "sad" arrogance, to Live Tile surprises, another Redstone release, and Marshmallow across the Galaxy(s), it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
A report by a leading Japanese financial journal yesterday claimed that production of the Wii U is set to end this year, but Nintendo has since said that that "isn't an announcement from our company".
Nintendo launched the Wii U at the end of 2012, but sales have fallen far short of the company's expectations since then, and now a report claims that it will end production of the console this year.
Nintendo's president, Tatsumi Kimishima, explained to the world that the company is planning on substantially raising profits by focusing on mobile apps, and the new and original NX console.
Cemu, a Wii U emulator, is making progress with its latest update. Although perfect emulation is still in the far future, the latest alpha release is able to play advanced AAA titles.
Since the company bought the popular sandbox construction game, Microsoft has been on a warpath, bringing its prize to as many platforms as it can - on December 17, that will include the Wii U.
Nintendo has just announced during its press conference that the gaming giant is developing a brand new console, called Project NX. Details are still scarce but this is exciting for the company.
With the current trend of the PlayStation 4 outselling the Xbox One, an intelligence firm predicts that the PS4 will triumph over the Xbox One in sales by 40% in the year 2019.
With a profitable quarter, Nintendo looks quite eager to take on Sony's PS4 and Microsoft's Xbox One and make a historical comeback; Reggie Fils-Aime explains why the company has a good chance.
Neowin's senior news editor for Europe, Andy Weir, is finally ready to buy a new-generation games console, but he can't quite decide between the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Which one should he buy?
The latest study reveals a strong preference among youths for tablets. The majority of next-generation tech users prefer to game on devices such as iPads and Galaxy's rather than handheld devices.
Sony has finally beaten out Nintendo in annual console sales for the first time in 8 years, selling 18.7 million units to Nintendo's 16.3 million. Does it mark a new era of gaming?
Nintendo has recently unveiled a new product line-up set to be compatibile with the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. The wireless technology hopes to provide seamless interaction within the gaming experience.
Nintendo announced that the Wii U console had 2.72 million shipments for its last fiscal year, which is below its previously reduced estimate of 2.8 million units of its latest game console.
April 1st, 2014 was, as always, one of the more interesting days to spend surfing the Internet as lots of tech companies decided to have fun, but one prank went a bit too far.
Nintendo announced during Nintendo Direct that classic games from the popular handheld console, Game Boy Advance, will be available for the Wii U Virtual Console starting April in US and Japan.
Nintendo has officially denied reports that it plans to start offering mini-games on smartphone devices, saying that the company has no intentions of releasing games for those products.
Nintendo has announced it has cut its fiscal year sales forecast for the Wii U console to just 2.8 million and that it will have an operating loss of $336 million for the year.
A lengthy exposé written by a third-party developer of a Wii U launch title reveals that Nintendo is still struggling to drag itself into the age of online gaming.
A new report claims that Microsoft's Xbox One console has sold 150,000 units in the UK in its first 48 hours, and has sold nearly as much as Nintendo's Wii U has in its lifetime in the country.
Nintendo's Japanese website has confirmed that production of its 2006 launched Wii game console has finally ended, after shipping over 100 million units worldwide.
Nintendo has announced that the Wii U console, which launched in November 2012, will get a $50 price cut on Sept. 20, ahead of the launches of the Xbox One and PS4 consoles from Microsoft and Sony.
Nintendo announced today that it only shipped 160,000 units of its Wii U console in the second calendar quarter of 2013 but still expects to ship 9 million units in its current fiscal year.
As E3 2013 begins in earnest next week, we give some predictions for what might or might not be revealed by publishers during the annual video game trade show in Los Angeles.
GameStop stores have confirmed that it will be pulling all new and used versions of Nintendo's $299 8 GB Wii U Basic consoles from its stores on June 18th, but no reason was given for this move.
Electronics Arts has confirmed that the publisher is not currently developing any games for Nintendo's Wii U console, and other major publishers have not indicated they plan to release Wii U games.
Nintendo said it only shipped 390,000 Wii U consoles worldwide in the first quarter of 2013, showing that the company's next generation hardware is not having the sales success of the earlier Wii.
Microsoft is once again on top of the current game console industry in the U.S., selling 261,000 units of its Xbox 360 console during the month of March 2013, according to NPD.
Microsoft announced that it sold 302,000 units of the Xbox 360 game console in February 2013 in the US. Those numbers were more than any other current generation console for the 26th straight month.
Do you have the Wii U? Do you like great games? Do you love pinball? If so, get ready to download Zen Pinball 2 from the Nintendo eShop next week.
Industry analyst Michael Pachter predicted this weekend that Microsoft will win the next generation game console war, claiming that rumored features like Skype and a TV tuner will be "killer apps".
Nintendo's new "next generation" Wii U console has reportedly hit a massive cliff in terms of sales, with a report claiming that just 57,000 units were sold in the US in January 2013.
7,000 Wii U's have been stolen from an Air Cargo bay in Seattle. It is believed that the thieves stole two semi-trucks and loaded Wii U's onto the vehicles before driving off into the night.
Nintendo has officially announced plans to launch a smaller version of the Wii console, the Wii mini, which will be released first in Canada on December 7th for $99.99.
Nintendo said that its new Wii U game console sold 400,000 units during its launch week in the US and that the company sold 1.2 million hardware units of its consoles overall in the US.
A new survey of both children and adults shows that, among technology gadgets, the iPad is the gift both groups want the most in the next six months, with the Surface low on the list.
As expected, Nintendo's new Wii U game console is now sold out in regular retails outlets in the US since its launch on Sunday, and eBay prices for the console start around $300.
Much has been made of the Wii U, Nintendo's foray into the next generation console market. Now that the console has finally arrived in the US, Anandtech has performed a teardown of the device.
Nintendo has revealed that a number of promised features for its Wii U game console, including its much hyped TVii support, won't be available for Sunday's US launch and will be added in December.
Nintendo has revealed a few details about the web browser on its new Wii U console, confirming that it won't support third-party plug-ins, including Adobe Flash.
Nintendo will cut the price of its current Wii game console by $20 in the US to $129.99 on October 28th. The bundle will include two free games ahead of the launch of the Wii U.
Nintendo has revealed more details about this fall's launch of the Wii U game console, including Nintendo TVii, a new and free feature that turns the console and its GamePad into a TV remote control.
The US launch date for Nintendo's Wii U console will be Sunday, November 18th and it will be priced at $299 and $349. Europeans will get the console on November 30th.
Nintendo has announced pricing and release date information for the Wii U in Japan. The console's pricing begins at ¥26,250 (approximately $337 in U.S. currency) and be released on Dec. 8.
GameStop CEO Paul Raines says that, according to rumors he has heard, there may just be one next generation game console launch in 2013, with another to follow in 2014.