Nintendo: The GamePad sets the Wii U apart from its competitors
By on August 12th, 2015 6
For those of us who own a Wii U, we love it. At the same time, many of us can attest to it being a rather niche console that does not receive the love that it clearly deserves....
Nintendo emphasizes commitment to the Wii U GamePad
By on June 10th, 2014 3
In an interview with IGN, Reggie Fils-Aime reiterated Nintendo's commitment to their unique touch screen controller, the Wii U GamePad. When asked about whether or not the...
Wii U firmware update 5.0.0 released, adds quick start menu and GamePad Alerts
By on June 3rd, 2014 3
Nintendo has released a major system update for the Wii U, updating the system's firmware to version 5.0.0. This update introduces features that Iwata had previously mentioned...
Hackers show off PC streaming on the Wii U GamePad
By on January 8th, 2014 3
The Wii U GamePad is an interesting piece of technology that holds a lot of potential and possibilities. With such an interesting and unique piece of technology, it was only a...
Zelda Wii U will use GamePad “to its fullest”
By on October 22nd, 2013 3
In a recent 4Gamer interview, Eiji Aonuma discussed a wide variety of topics, including remakes, his favorite Zelda game, and his role in development. He also had a few things...
700MB feature update from Nintendo for the Wii U
By on October 1st, 2013 5
Many of you have been waiting for the ability to play your Wii games on the gamepad with the use of the Wii remote. Well, the day has arrived! Even though this is probably the...
Wii U charger accessories coming to Europe
By on September 26th, 2013 7
We have found something interesting for those of you who purchased The Wind Waker HD. One huge feature of the remake is that you are able to use the GamePad in order to go...
GameXplain details The Wind Waker HD’s subtle changes
By on September 22nd, 2013 5
While Wind Waker HD did come with a bunch of obvious changes, such as high-definition quality and the removal of the Tingle Tuner, GameXplain takes a look at the more subtle...
Wind Waker HD: GamePad vs. Pro Controller comparison video
By on September 19th, 2013 3
GameXplain is back with yet another interesting WWHD comparison video, this time helping you decide which controller you might prefer to use with the game. The video notes that...
Complete working mock-up of possible control schemes for Wind Waker Wii U
By on March 6th, 2013 3
With the release of The Wind Waker Wii U only a few short months away, many are theorizing how they believe the game will ultimately turn out. One major aspect not yet known...
E3 2012 Roundup: What you might have missed
By on June 11th, 2012 5
Every June, gamers prepare for the biggest gaming event of the year: the E3 Expo. Whether you're a Nintendo fanboy, Microsoft fangirl, or Sony fandog, you'll always be impressed...
Wii U tech specs
By on June 6th, 2012 11
It's what every hardcore Nintendo console fan has been waiting for: the Wii U's tech specs. We already know the console will be featured in both a white and black model, but hit...
Dual GamePad Gameplay Confirmed
By on June 5th, 2012 0
Nintendo has confirmed that the Wii U will support two GamePads. While Reggie said that Nintendo would focus on one one GamePad, using two GamePads would be seen around E3 this...
The Wii U Direct Summary
By on June 3rd, 2012 15
After the Nintendo Direct tonight, we have lots of spoilers to be elaborated upon at E3. With new controllers, online capabilities, and augmented realities, we have a lot to...