Five indie developers team up to offer huge discounts on the Wii U eShop

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Nintendo and five prominent indie developers are teaming up this Thursday to launch the Super Indie Connection Sale on the Wii U eShop. If you own one of the following games, you’ll be eligible to receive up to 60% off the purchase of the other participating titles. Continue reading

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07/11/13 – Wii Sports Club, Batman, Layton and more hit the European eShop

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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

News: Toki Tori 2 gets dated, release trailer

toki_tori_2Two Tribes has given the long-awaited Toki Tori 2 a release date! It was announced eighteen months ago, and was originally scheduled to launch before last Christmas, but it’s finally arriving on 4th April – a little later than the previously announced Q1 release date.

According to the developer’s blog, a crash bug was found in the game during Nintendo’s approval process, pushing the final release back by a few weeks. In fact, Toki Tori 2 is still yet to attain the green light for release from Nintendo, although Two Tribes is confident it’ll make the cut and launch in just two weeks’ time! Continue reading

News: Two Tribes completes development on Toki Tori 2

toki_tori_2It’s been well over a year since its formal announcement, and it’s been delayed numerous times, but Toki Tori 2 for Wii U is finally completed! The finished build for both European and North American audiences has been sent off to Nintendo for approval, while developer Two Tribes twiddles its thumbs in anticipation for the good (or, hopefully not, bad) news – and puts together time lapse videos such as the following: Continue reading

News: Two Tribes looking to continue Wii U eShop support following the release of Toki Tori 2

toki_toriYou know Nintendo’s onto something good with Wii U when indie developers are clamouring to release their games via the Nintendo eShop. Two Tribes appears to be one of these developers as – despite the delays its upcoming Toki Tori 2 is facing – it’s all but confirmed that it has plans to port its cube-based 3D platformers to Nintendo’s latest system. Continue reading

News: Toki Tori 2 gets a second delay, set for release early next year

toki_tori_2If you were hoping to finally get your hands on Two Tribes’ Toki Tori sequel next week, you’re out of luck, unfortunately.

Despite already being pushed back from its planned Wii U launch day release, Toki Tori 2s developer has decided that the game needs extra polish – and as such, extra development time – before it can be delivered to the masses via the Nintendo eShop. Continue reading