Wii U Newswire

Wii U Newswire

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  1. Nintendo Shares Plunge After Pokemon Go WarningRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Billboard

    ... off, and the search giant remains an investor. Nintendo has struggled in recent years with disappointing sales of its Wii U console, as casual gamers migrated to smartphones and tablets. The company had been reluctant to license its popular ...

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  2. Nintendo Shares Plunge 16 Percent After Pokemon Go WarningThe...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    ... off, and the search giant remains an investor. Nintendo has struggled in recent years with disappointing sales of its Wii U console, as casual gamers migrated to smartphones and tablets. The company had been reluctant to license its popular ...

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  3. Siobhan Keogh: Party games to get you through winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... game you want to introduce to everybody, which makes it great for social events. OK, the chances of you both owning a Wii U and not knowing about this game (or, rather, set of games) are slim. But Nintendoland , which came packaged with the original ...

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  4. Wolverton: After Pok mon, where does Nintendo go?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Inside Bay Area

    ... hones and tablets. Given the company's diminished fortunes, it may be hard for it to weather another big bust like the Wii U, the successor to the Wii.

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  5. Watch Nintendo's Adorably Brutal 12-And-Under Smash Bros. TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Kotaku

    ... It's basically My First Smash Bros. Tournament, and it's darling. (Autoplay warning.) If you've watched a Smash Bros. Wii U tournament and had trouble following the action, this is the event to watch. Commentators VikkiKitty and JCDotFace are ...

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  6. A closer look at picture quality on the NES Classic EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Neowin.net

    ... has received some criticism regarding the darkened color reproduction in NES Virtual Console games on the Wii, Wii U and 3DS. In good news, it appears that gamers will be treated to brighter colors while ditching the fuzziness associated with past ...

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  7. Here's Why You Should Bet Against NintendoRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | GuruFocus.com

    ... led to an approximately 90% drop in earnings At present, the company's business is in bad shape due to the downfall of Wii U console and related software, and most significantly, the 3DS handheld gaming device and related software. Shares of ...

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  8. Pokemon Go had the best opening week in the history of the App StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | TrustedReviews

    ... six-year highs for the Japanese giant, which had endured a period in the doldrums following the failure of the Wii U to hit the heights of its predecessor. We'll update this piece of news of just how many downloads the game achieved during that ...

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  9. Daily Deals: Oculus Rift In Stock, Discounted Xbox One, Smartphone BatteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | IGN

    ... by Nintendo and sell for only $225, plus you get Nintendo Land and Super Mario 3D World. PS4, Xbox One, and Wii U starter packs are down to $45 - they're typically $68 - and last-gen packs are only $40. Amazon sells the Fitbit Charge HR for $125, ...

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  10. 'Splatoon' isn't dead, but it's still saying goodbyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Engadget

    ... that players have for established franchises like Mario and Zelda , but it hasn't been enough to prevent flagging Wii U sales. Nintendo needed something to stand out, especially in an industry where the biggest titles all seem to be multiplayer ...

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  11. VIDEO: Nintendo Offers Sneak Peek of NES Classic EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | PC Magazine

    ... owners, meanwhile, can connect the NES Classic Controller to a Wii Remote for use with Virtual Console NES games on a Wii U or Wii system. All 30 games (including Kirby's Adventure, Mega Man 2, Pac-Man, and The Legend of Zelda), feature multiple ...

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  12. Pokemon Go finally launches in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | WKBT

    ... Nintendo and could be the start of a turnaround for the struggling company. Sales of its most recent game console, the Wii U, disappointed in the face of fierce competition from Microsoft Xbox One and Sony PlayStation 4. Nintendo shares have more ...

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  13. Pokemon Go 'a game-changer for Nintendo' as shares leap 14%Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Sunday Herald

    ... including children - at risk. Nintendo is best known for its gaming franchise Super Mario Brothers and its console the Wii U, which it launched in America in November 2012.

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  14. Nintendo's new NES commercial will toy with your nostalgiaRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Engadget Mobile

    ... closer inspection a few things pop out. For starters, folks who've played anything reissued via Virtual Console on Wii U or otherwise can attest that the games look dingy and dull. That doesn't appear to be the case here, as Ars Technica points out. ...

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  15. OpenFL Founder Joshua Granick Joins FlowPlay in Platform Development RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | KTMF

    ... Android, iOS, Windows, Mac or Linux games. OpenFL can also be used for console targets, including PS4, Xbox One and Wii U. The open-source framework is continually growing based on the innovations from a dedicated community of developers who work to ...

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  16. Console Sales Slow Considerably Over Last YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | IGN

    According to sales number released by the NPD Group, hardware sales declined by 42% over the same period last year. In its monthly statement, the NPD Group said "Eighth-generation hardware," meaning Xbox One, PS4, and Wii U, were the "primary driver" of the decline, with sales across the 3 down by 43% over June 2015.

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  17. Here's a trailer for the NES Classic EditionRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Gaming Nexus

    A week ago we all learned about the NES Classic Edition , the pint-sized NES reproduction that will let you play 30 classic NES games in HD. It comes with a retro-style controller that is cross-compatible with the Wii U, apparently.

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  18. Here's what classic games will actually look like on the HD Nes Classic EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Ars Technica

    For a while now, a certain subset of authenticity-obsessed nostalgic NES player has been disappointed with noticeable color-matching issues and blurriness evident in Nintendo's official Virtual Console NES re-releases on the Wii, Wii U, and 3DS. That problem led many to worry that the recently announced NES Classic Edition mini-console would suffer from the same issues.

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  19. NES Classic Edition trailer showcases Nintendo's 8-bit legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Digital Trends

    ... While Nintendo has re-released a number of classic NES games via its digital Virtual Console service for the Wii and Wii U, many players noted that these versions were more visually drab than their original console counterparts, suffering from ...

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  20. Nintendo tries to salvage 'Star Fox: Zero' with a late demoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Engadget

    Despite being one of Nintendo's most highly anticipated Wii U games, Star Fox: Zero landed with less than stellar reviews. It wasn't that the game was bad, just sort of hard to play .

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