Nintendo Wii U

Michael Rundle

'Hyrule Warriors': Zelda, But Not As You Know It

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Tech

'Hyrule Warriors' is out on Friday for the Nintendo Wii U. Key Features: Huge 18-stage 'Legend story' mode and 128-stage 'Adventure' Mode. 13 p...

11 Amazing 'Super Smash Bros' Gameplay Videos

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Tech

We already knew Nintendo had a great E3, but it wasn't just the games coming in 2015 that have us excited. Some are coming quite a lot sooner than tha...

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OPINION: Nintendo Won E3. Or No One Did.

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK Tech

As our possibly slightly over-wrought splash this week should have made clear, I don't really think anyone 'wins' E3. That's not to say the world's...

REVIEW: 'Mario Kart 8', Nintendo's Wii U Masterpiece

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK Tech

'Mario Kart 8' is out for Nintendo's Wii U from 30 May. Key Features 32 courses (16 brand new, 16 retro) Zero-G sections and tracks which twist...

Game Boy Advance Games Hit The Wii U - But Which Ones Are Worth Buying?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK Tech

Until Mario Kart 8 arrives, Nintendo need to keep Wii U owners entertained and feeling like they actually do own a next-gen console. Last week that...

Turning 'Mario Kart' Upside Down For The Wii U's Biggest New Game

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK Tech

Mario Kart 8 will be released on physical disc and digital download for the Nintendo Wii U on 30 May 2014. After a few hours spent with Nintendo's ...

REVIEW: 'Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Tech

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (Wii U) is the latest in the great ape's platforming adventures, out on Friday. The Pitch: "Control the Kon...

REVIEW: 'Dr Luigi' Will See You Now

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Dr Luigi (£13.49, Wii U) is an update to the classic Nintendo Tetris-like puzzler available on the eShop. Key Features Classic 'Retro Remedy' m...

Nintendo Might Make Games For Smartphones After All

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Off the back of extremely disappointing Wii U sales, declining profits and cratering share price, Nintendo's president has admitted Mario's future pho...

Nintendo Admits Virtually No One Bought A Wii U Last Year

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Nintendo's Wii U has been responsible for some of the very best video games of recent months on any system. Unfortunately, it still isn't selling v...

Wii U Buyer's Guide: 9 Essential New Games

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.12.2013 | UK Tech

If you're a hardcore gamer, you're probably going to end up with a PS4 or Xbox One this Christmas - and fair enough. They're both great systems, and y...

'Super Mario 3D World' Review (Nintendo Wii U)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Super Mario 3D World is released on 29 November for the Wii U. Key Features: Four playable characters, each with different abilities and streng...

REVIEW: Wii U Sports Club

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Wii U Sports Club takes the original motion-gaming classic, and adds HD graphics and new online multiplayer for either £8.99 per sport (Tennis and Bo...

Nintendo Trails 18 Amazing-Looking Indie Games To Bolster Wii U

Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK Tech

Nintendo's Wii U has some excellent games - but judging by their sales figures, not enough of them. That looks set to change - not just because new...

Nintendo Trails 18 Amazing-Looking Indie Games To Bolster Wii U

Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK Tech

Nintendo's Wii U has some excellent games - but judging by their sales figures, not enough of them. That looks set to change - not just because new...

Nintendo Trails 18 Amazing-Looking Indie Games To Bolster Wii U

Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK Tech

Nintendo's Wii U has some excellent games - but judging by their sales figures, not enough of them. That looks set to change - not just because new...

Nintendo Has More Grim News For Wii U Owners...

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.09.2013 | UK Tech

Nintendo's new Wii U console is still selling far less units than its original, seven-year-old Wii, the Japanese giant announced in its latest set of ...

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Pikmin 3: Citrus Lumps, Dapper Blobs, And Despair

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.07.2013 | UK Tech

Pikmin 3 [Wii U, out 26 July] is a savage and heartbreaking tale of woe, heroism and despair, and also probably the most fun strategy game you'll play...

Xbox 360 Games Outsell Wii U Titles By 24 Times

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 14.09.2013 | UK Tech

Xbox games outsold Nintendo's Wii U titles by 24 times in the UK in the first half of 2013, according to new figures. According to Gamasutra, more ...

Games Publishers Abandon Wii U

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 08.09.2013 | UK Tech

How much trouble is Nintendo's Wii U console in? Really it depends who you ask (and how much faith they have in Mario). If you ask us, we're p...

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In NintendoLand, The Future Is The Beautiful Past

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 26.08.2013 | UK Tech

"One is always at home in one's past..." -- Vladimir Nabokov Nintendo isn't necessarily in control of its future. With ever-softening Wii U sal...

Apocalypse Next Gen - The Console War Gets Ugly

Matt Clough | Posted 11.08.2013 | UK Tech
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Rather than too many consoles hindering the development of future technologies and eating into profits, we're now faced with a situation where two behemoths, Sony and Microsoft, enjoy near total domination of the market.

Nintendo Has News Too!

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.08.2013 | UK Tech

Nintendo has revealed the first look at its upcoming lineup of Wii U titles, as it tries to bring a much-needed boost to the ailing platform. The J...

Mario Kart Is Back...

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.08.2013 | UK Tech

Nintendo has revealed the first look at its new Mario Kart title for the Wii U, Mario Kart 8. With HD graphics, typically fast-paced action and Nin...

Nintendo Wii U Showcase: The Best Games, Videos And Screenshots

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 17.07.2013 | UK Tech

Nintendo's Wii U had a rough time in 2013 once the launch buzz died down. With falling sales and diminished excitement, it's time for Nintendo to ...