Category Archives: Wii U

Mario Kart 8 DLC Trailer Previews Yoshi’s Circuit, New Characters

Mario Kart 8

Nintendo has finally started getting in on the DLC train (for better or for worse). They have some substantial new DLC in the works for Mario Kart 8, including new tracks and characters dropping this November and additional tracks and characters racing onto the scene in May of 2015. Continue reading

Hyper Light Drifter Advanced Combat Mechanics Detailed

Hyper Light Drifter

A new video has been released for Hyper Light Drifter, covering the game’s advanced combat mechanics and some of the platforming and weapons that will be at the disposal of players. Continue reading

Project CARS Vs Real Life: Caterham 7 On Brands Hatch

Project CARS

A new video has popped up comparing Project CARS and real-life. We get to see the Caterham 7 go head-to-head on the ultra settings versus the real-life version of the vehicle on the popular British track, Brands Hatch. The video is short and sweet and continues to build a rather impressive narrative for Project CARS as the visual must-have racing game of the fall season. Continue reading

Giana Sisters 2 Targeting Wii U, Xbox One, PS4 By Early 2016

Giana Sisters 2

Here’s a bit of a break from all the completely depressing and downing #GamerGate news (and be warned, there’s more inbound, so hang on to your butts). But there’s news coming out of Nintendo Life indicating that the Kickstarted platformer from Black Forest Games will be getting a sequel. That’s right, there’s a Giana Sisters 2 currently being prototyped for the eighth generation home consoles. Continue reading

Teslagrad Launches On The Wii U


Another break from all the #GamerGate stuff… eat it up while it’s here. Anyway, indie developers The Rain Games has announced that the Wii U version of Teslagrad has officially launched on Nintendo’s console. I’ve been following this title since its early days on the media circuits and I have to say that I’m super-glad that this has finally launched on the Wii U. Continue reading

Mighty No. 9 Reminds Us Why It’s Good To Be A Gamer

Mighty No. 9

With all the vitriol spewed over the past couple of days from out-of-touch, quasi-pseudo-aristocratic hipsters posing as games journalists, it’s nice to see something refreshing and positive in the industry. What am I talking about? I’m talking about Comcept’s latest trailer for the upcoming game Mighty No. 9… yep, that’s right, the same game that the gaming community, real gamers, contributed to when it was on Kickstarter in order to turn it into a reality. The whole project is a celebration of game culture and the latest trailer really hammers that point home when you see how people who love games help fund a game being made by people who love to create them. Continue reading