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

wii sports club

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

Review: Scribblenauts Unlimited (PC)

scribblenauts_unlimitedDeveloper: 5th Cell
Publisher: Warner Bros.
Review Platform: PC (Steam)
Release Date: 15/02/13
Also Available on: Wii U, 3DS (one day)
Genre: Puzzle
Players: 1
Price: £22.99
File Size: 1748 MB
PEGI: 12


With the Wii U and 3DS versions of Scribblenauts Unlimited delayed indefinitely in Europe, reportedly due to a lack of a UK English localisation, we thought it’d be a good idea to play through the Warner-published PC game and deliver our verdict on 5th Cell’s latest and greatest puzzle platformer – albeit with a lack of Nintendo references and a pseudo-multiplayer mode, yet with a far more appealing price tag, and one-hundred percent more ‘humor’. Continue reading