Posts tagged with ‘gamepad’

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

    By Zok on March 12, 2013
    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 games to take full advantage […]
  • Using the 3DS as a Wii U GamePad Could Be a Problem, Says Miyamoto

    By Zok on March 12, 2013
    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 Nintendo we’ve been giving a […]
  • Watch Dogs Senior Producer: Wii U GamePad Will Work Great With Watch Dogs

    By Zok on February 26, 2013
    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 with mobile devices. “Guay explains […]
  • Watch Dogs is Already Working on the Wii U with an All-New Engine

    By Zok on February 25, 2013
    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 all-new engine, named “Disrupt”, rather […]
  • Nyko’s Wii U Accessories Showcased at CES 2013 Now Available

    By Zok on February 24, 2013
    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 Pak for Wii U (available […]
  • Huge, But True, Wii U Rumors – Metroid, Dead or Alive Wii U on the way?

    By Zok on February 20, 2013
    This old rumor is gaining a lot of traction, especially with the latest announcements. If it's as true as it has been so far, we should be seeing a Metroid, Dead or Alive, Call of Duty game, and even more on the Wii U.
  • Wii Street U Footage

    By Zok on February 7, 2013
    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 on the Wii U, as […]
  • Rumor: Will the Playstation 4 Controller Be a Copycat of the Wii U GamePad?

    By Zok on January 19, 2013
    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 an LCD screen and biometric […]
  • Nyko’s New Power Pak Increases GamePad Battery Life to 10 Hours

    By Zok on January 9, 2013
    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 are required. Doing the math, […]
  • Special Cartridge to Allow 3DS – Wii U Connectivity?

    By Zok on January 6, 2013
    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 claim yet, but if it’s […]