Monthly archives: January, 2014

Batman: Arkham Origins DLC Cancelled For Wii U

It seems that DLC for Batman: Arkham Origins has been cancelled for the Wii U, a PR representative for Warner. Bros, stated this in response to a question posed by VG247, here is what they said:

Based on demand for DLC content on the system, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has made the decision to remove its……


Games Being Released in 2014 For Nintendo Consoles

Here is a list released by Nintendo, showing the games that are to be released this year, on the left hand side 3DS and on the right Wii U:


Get The Legend Of Zelda 4 Swords For Free

Nintendo are holding a four day promotion, in which you can grab a copy of The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords Anniversary Edition for free, here is what you have to do:

Just go to Nintendo eShop on your Nintendo 3DS or 2DS from Thursday, Jan. 30, at 9……


Upcoming Wii U Features – Iwata Speaks

A couple of days ago, Nintendo’s boss Satoru Iwata recently gave a briefing regarding the company and future plans for the Wii U, here are the highlights:

Enrich The Value Of The Wii U Gamepad

Unfortunately, as the current situation of Wii U shows, we have not been able to fully communicate the value of……


Nintendo Plans $1.2 Billion Stock Buy Back

Nintendo plans to buy back stocks worth $1.2 Billion, here is a quote from the source:

The world’s largest maker of video-game machines will buy back as many as 10 million shares, or about 7.8 percent of outstanding shares, the Kyoto, Japan-based company said in a statement yesterday. Nintendo had about $8.6 billion of cash and……


Nintendo Console Sales To date

Figures have been released, which gives us the amount of Wii U’s and 3DS’s sold so far, here are those figures:

Wii U = 5.52 Million

3DS = 42.7 Million

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Satoru Iwata To Take Temporary Pay Cut

Nintendo’s President Satoru Iwata has said he will take a five month pay cut, to make up for the loses the company has suffered recently, here is a quote from the source:

The head of Nintendo said Wednesday he would slash his salary in half after announcing a 30 percent dive in nine-month profit on weak……


New Wii U Donkey Kong Game Is Over 11GB

If you only have the 8GB Wii U model and want to buy a digital copy of Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze, you will need to buy an external HDD, as the game weighs in at 11.4GB:

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Nintendo To Partially Release On Smartphones ?

According to The Nikkei, Nintendo are planning to start releasing some of their services on Smart Phones/Tablets, but in their own way, the company plans to release demos of their games on mobile devices, but only release the full games on their own hardware, here is a quite from Serkan Toto:

According to the country’s biggest……


Rare NES Game Sells For Almost $100K

I’m not sure what to say, but the game in that story i posted a few days ago here, has sold for a $99,902, i understand the love of games, i can understand collecting stuff, but why pay that much for a game with no cover and no box ?