At the moment, Wii Sports Club is a downloadable collection of mini-games taken from the Wii’s pack-in title, Wii Sports, with its visuals and motion controls brought up-to-date with HD graphics and MotionPlus support by Namco Bandai. Continue reading
With Wii Fit U out last week, Nintendo’s continuing its apparent push to target the Wii U towards casual gamers with this week’s release of two Wii Sports Club mini-games. Bowling and Tennis are the first two reskinned Wii games to arrive as part of this package – you can pick up a Wii Sports Club Day Pass for £1.79, offering you twenty-four hours of gameplay from any of the available sports, or buy each sport individually for £8.99.
It’s worth noting that these games have been outsourced to Namco Bandai, where HD graphics, MotionPlus controls and online multiplayer have been integrated into the experience. Continue reading
This new Super Smash Bros. for Wii U screenshot features Link and Samus blasting off in to the distance with red and green lights following them. It looks similar to the effect that appears when a character dies off stage or is shot out of the screen in previous games. Continue reading
A new One Piece game has been announced to arrive on 3DS by the end of the year. The title is One Piece: Romance Dawn, and will follow the adventures of the Straw Hat Pirates up to the Post-War Arc. Namco Bandai has revealed that the game will be available to purchase in November. Continue reading
Two big upcoming titles in the Nintendo 3DS’s ever-growing library of quality games are Nintendo’s Mario & Luigi: Dream Team Bros. and the Namco Bandai, SEGA and Capcom crossover title – developed by Monolith Soft and Ganbarion – Project X Zone. Continue reading
After announcing its localisation in January, publisher Namco Bandai has released a brand-new trailer for Project X Zone, which confirms that the exclusive 3DS title will be hitting European shores on 5th July. Continue reading
From the developers of And Yet It Moves, Wii U eShop launch title Chasing Aurora now has a free demo available to download. If you like what you see, you’ll also be able to pick the game up at half price – at £5.39 – until Thursday.
Namco’s also released a free demo of Naruto Powerful Shippuden, this time on Nintendo 3DS. It’s only available to download until 4th April though, so be sure to pick it up soon if you’re interested in the full retail release. Continue reading
Namco Bandai Games has revealed that the critically acclaimed Project X Zone is making its way to Europe later this year, following its highly-regarded yet commercially underwhelming debut in Japan. Continue reading
With the Wii U finally out of the door in North America alongside twenty-seven launch titles, Europe’s up next with what Nintendo’s calling “the strongest line-up of games for day one in Nintendo history”. Here’s a full list of the twenty-four Wii U games launching alongside the brand-new system on 30th November in Europe: Continue reading
Whilst Nintendo’s moving forwards into the digital era by offering all upcoming first-party 3DS and Wii U games as digital downloads, it’s taking third-parties a while longer to hop on board this new scheme; with only Nintendo-published titles currently occupying the ‘Retail Download’ shelf in the 3DS’s eShop. Continue reading