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Miyamoto: Nintendo Will Make the Wii U More Appealing to Consumers

Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto sees the Wii U becoming more appealing to consumers in the future. In recent comments, he admitted that while there’s plenty of improvements Nintendo could make to the Wii U, there’s more coming in the future to make the Wii U a more attractive gaming console. Miyamoto tells us to expect upcoming

Using the 3DS as a Wii U GamePad Could Be a Problem, Says Miyamoto

Shigeru Miyamoto talked a lot about the Wii U’s future, telling Polygon about Nintendo’s thinking behind possibly using the Nintendo 3DS handheld as a second Wii U GamePad. Miyamoto feels that using the 3DS as a GamePad poses many problems along with the benefits, but is keeping the idea in mind for the future. “Of course within

Watch Dogs Senior Producer: Wii U GamePad Will Work Great With Watch Dogs

Senior Producer Dominic Guay thinks the Wii U GamePad would be perfect for all the hacking and mobile tweaking that goes on in Watch Dogs. Speaking to CVG, he expressed that it was pretty easy to imagine all the uses for the Wii U GamePad when the game centers around hacking the city and communicating

Watch Dogs is Already Working on the Wii U with an All-New Engine

Ubisoft Bucharest Senior Producer, Dominic Guay, has revealed that View other posts about Watch Dogs is already working on the Wii U. However, the team still hasn’t decided on a good use of the GamePad controller, or how it will be integrated into the game. It’s also worth noting that Watch Dogs will utilize an

Nyko’s Wii U Accessories Showcased at CES 2013 Now Available

Several Wii U accessories Nyko showcased at CES 2013 are now available, with the exception of the Nyko Power Pak for the GamePad. Charge Base Pro (Black/White) – Stores and charges up to two Wii U pro controllers,  $29.99 Charge Station U – Charging station for the Wii U GamePad which can also charge two Wii remotes, $34.99 Power

Huge, But True, Wii U Rumors – Metroid, Dead or Alive Wii U on the way?

Alexander Maier, a writer at gaming site Dual Pixel, received a rumor in late November 2012, with a plethora of information about Nintendo’s, Sony’s, and Microsoft’s plans. While it was an obvious rumor then, some things have been revealed over a span of four months, and it turns out that this rumor may be pretty

Wii Street U Footage

Wii Street U is an application coming soon to your Wii U which gives you the ability to search maps, see locations, and see first-person views of some streets. This service is powered by Google, and as such looks very much like Google Maps. The nifty thing about looking at a version of Google Maps

Rumor: Will the Playstation 4 Controller Be a Copycat of the Wii U GamePad?

The Playstation 4 is confirmed to be in development, and the rumors are flying about the features of Sony’s next-gen console. One of the latest rumors reveals that Sony may be heading away from the classic dual shock controllers. Actually, Sony might be headed down a familiar path, because supposedly, the PS4 controllers will have

Nyko’s New Power Pak Increases GamePad Battery Life to 10 Hours

Nyko has released a new battery specially designed for the Wii U GamePad. According to Nyko, this allows you to use the GamePad on the batteries charge for up to three times as long as you normally could. As an added plus, the battery fits right into the GamePad’s battery compartment, so no ugly attachments

Special Cartridge to Allow 3DS – Wii U Connectivity?

Nintendo is designing a cartridge for its 3DS handheld that could enable future connectivity between the 3DS and the Wii U, claims a French Nintendo news site. Apparently, with this cartridge and a circle pad pro, a Nintendo 3DS could pose as a Wii U GamePad.     We don’t have any proof of this