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Xbox One vs Wii U vs PS4: Which console should you buy in 2015?

Xbox One vs Wii U vs PS4: Which console should you buy in 2015?

By 23 June 2015

E3 is over and the western world's biggest videogaming show certainly lived up to its billing as the place for top games debuts this year. The titles on offer prompted much excitement and it looks like this generation of gaming is starting to mature and... >>

Super Mario Maker preview: Building our own Mario levels, every Nintendo fan's dream

Super Mario Maker preview: Building our own Mario levels, every Nintendo fan's dream

By 16 June 2015

One of the more quirky Wii U titles trailed during the E3 special edition of Nintendo Direct was Super Mario Maker. Not just a game, it allows you to build and then play your own Mario Bros levels and, presumably, then share them with a community of other... >>

Splatoon review: Ink-redible multiplayer for just a few squids
5 out of 5

Splatoon review: Ink-redible multiplayer for just a few squids

By 27 May 2015

It is with great pleasure that we no longer talk about the Wii U as Nintendo's big mistake. Instead, it is now firmly ensconced as everybody's favourite second console, even some gamers' first. And titles like Splatoon are prime examples as to why. Conversations... >>

How to upgrade your Wii U storage by 1TB or more: That's enough for more than 150 games

How to upgrade your Wii U storage by 1TB or more: That's enough for more than 150 games

By 18 May 2015

Although digital versions of Wii U games are nowhere near as large in file size as those available for Xbox One or PS4, nor do you require to install disc-based titles, you will still more than likely find yourself running out of storage space on your... >>

If you need further proof as to why Splatoon on Wii U will be awesome, check these out

If you need further proof as to why Splatoon on Wii U will be awesome, check these out

By 7 May 2015

When we played several of the key game modes in Nintendo's forthcoming multiplayer shooter Splatoon in March, we said that the Japanese gaming giant had come up with a sure fire hit. Even as the day was winding up, we didn't want to leave the third-person... >>

Legend of Zelda for Nintendo Wii U delayed until 2016, but that may be good

Legend of Zelda for Nintendo Wii U delayed until 2016, but that may be good

By 30 March 2015

Nintendo has announced that the upcoming Legend of Zelda on the Wii U will be delayed until next year. Legend of Zelda was expected to be released by the end of 2015 after being shown off at E3 in June. Now it will not only be missing from E3 but won't... >>

10 great games that will make you buy a Nintendo Wii U

10 great games that will make you buy a Nintendo Wii U

By 24 March 2015

Nintendo had a rocky start to 2014 but an excellent rest of the year which has lead into a strong early 2015. While the 3DS and games for the handheld continued to perform well in sales terms, the Wii U was struggling, leading many - ourselves included... >>

Splatoon in-depth preview: By jove Nintendo, you've only gone and done it again

Splatoon in-depth preview: By jove Nintendo, you've only gone and done it again

By 23 March 2015

No sooner had Nintendo announced both a new console and plans to extend its own gaming franchises to mobile devices than everybody was queuing to write off the Wii U again. However, recent hardware sales figures and critical acclaim for the titles that... >>

Nintendo fans vindicated: Company in profit again and Wii U officially back in the game

Nintendo fans vindicated: Company in profit again and Wii U officially back in the game

By 28 January 2015

Nintendo has posted its latest financial results and although it has halved its profits forecast for the financial year ending in March, the company is set to end in profit for the period. Basically, its strategies and dogged resilience over the Wii... >>

Captain Toad Treasure Tracker review: Toadally awesome
4 out of 5

Captain Toad Treasure Tracker review: Toadally awesome

By 2 January 2015

It's tricky to characterise the story the Nintendo Wii U as anything but a sad one, at least if you're a Nintendo fan. There's nothing wrong with the console per se, but it has taken an age for the Japanese company to provide it with a credible library... >>