Scribblenauts Unlimited Suffers European Delay

By: Darryl Kaye   (@DarrylGU) Nintendo has announced the unfortunate news that 5th Cell‘s upcoming entry into the Scribblenauts franchise will be delayed across Europe on both the Nintendo Wii U and 3DS. Scribblenauts Unlimited, which released in North America last year, was due to release in Europe this Friday. However, Nintendo stated that the game would be delayed until further noticed because “it has come to … Continue reading Scribblenauts Unlimited Suffers European Delay

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Wii U Sells 40,000 Units During UK Launch

By: Darryl Kaye   (@DarrylGU) It’s been reported that there were approximately 40,000 Wii U systems sold during the console’s launch weekend in the UK, making it near enough a sellout. It was initially suggested that Nintendo would only allow 25,000 unitsu to be sold during the UK launch, but this was raised to just above 40,000. Outside of the initial shipment, it’s been stated that … Continue reading Wii U Sells 40,000 Units During UK Launch

Nintendo Wii U Launch Titles Fail To Impact UK Market

By: Darryl Kaye   (@DarrylGU) Despite high expectations from Nintendo, all three of the Nintendo Wii U‘s main launch exclusives failed to sell enough to appear in the Top 10 of the UK all-formats sales charts. Nintendo Land managed to accrue the most sales following the console’s release on the 30th of November, allowing it to appear in 11th. This was to be expected, as it’s … Continue reading Nintendo Wii U Launch Titles Fail To Impact UK Market

Why You Should Give Monster Hunter A Chance

By: Jared Scott Capcom surprised Western fans this year when they announced that Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate would be coming to the Nintendo Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. Serving as basically an HD port and localization of Monster Hunter 3G, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate promises many new levels, locations, and monsters never before seen in the West. Even though this series has been around since … Continue reading Why You Should Give Monster Hunter A Chance

How Assassin’s Creed III Is Hurting Liberation

By: Spencer Pressly   (@torchwood4sp) At the 2012 Electronic Entertainment Expo otherwise known as E3 the fate of the Playstation Vita was still in an unsure state. Fans of Sony’s newest handheld were hoping that the Sony press conference would show off tons of great new Vita games and show that they had something to look forward to in the handhelds future. The biggest game announced … Continue reading How Assassin’s Creed III Is Hurting Liberation

BioWare Not Handling Mass Effect 3 Wii U

By: Darryl Kaye   (@DarrylGU) Australian developer Straight Right has proudly declared on their Facebook page that they’re working on the Nintendo Wii U port for Mass Effect 3. The studio, which is based in Melbourne, have previously worked with Electronic Arts on Shift 2: Unleashed. They were responsible for the iOS version of the game. "Happy to confirm that we’re developing Mass Effect 3 for … Continue reading BioWare Not Handling Mass Effect 3 Wii U

Rumour: Nintendo Wii U Release Set For Thanksgiving

By: Darryl Kaye   (@DarrylGU) The Nintendo Wii U will launch between November the 19th and November the 23rd in North America, if a GameStop employee is to be believe. GoNintendo were told by a GameStop employee that Nintendo’s next console would be arriving just in time for the Black Friday shopping season in America, which is around the time of Thanksgiving. Nintendo hasn’t confirmed anything … Continue reading Rumour: Nintendo Wii U Release Set For Thanksgiving

E3 2012: Darksiders 2 Hands-On Preview

By: John Wippersteg The original Darksiders was the big hit of January 2010, surprising a lot of people by offering an interesting combination of gameplay mechanics and storytelling. Darksiders 2 hopes to build on that success and based on the demo we played at E3 it looks like it should do so with considerable ease. The segment of the game we were allowed to play … Continue reading E3 2012: Darksiders 2 Hands-On Preview

Microsoft And Nintendo Miss The Point This E3

By: Adam Ma   (@34thGingerbread) E3, just like any kind of entertainment industry expo, is a fairly simple beast to understand. Developers and publishers show up to razzle dazzle the audience, talk about the great things to come, and excite people with promises that may or may not be kept. In many ways it’s like an election campaign, where people eventually vote on the winner with … Continue reading Microsoft And Nintendo Miss The Point This E3

Troll: Final Fantasy Versus XIII Rebranded As Final Fantasy XV

By: Darryl This is one of those funny things which makes the internet explode, until you realise that it’s completely fake. At that point, everyone just looks stupid. In short, a video was released on YouTube which showcased Final Fantasy Versus XIII footage, but had the Final Fantasy XV logo at the end. It looks very professional and isn’t fake – in the sense that … Continue reading Troll: Final Fantasy Versus XIII Rebranded As Final Fantasy XV