Wii Shop Channel to close worldwide on January 2019
By on October 2nd, 2017 3
Nintendo has announced the time has come for the Wii Shop Channel, as it will permanently shut down in January 2019 worldwide. The last day you can add Wii Points to your balance...
Jefferies financial analyst believes the Switch could be more successful than the Wii
By on June 7th, 2017 0
The Nintendo Switch's sales have been incredible since its release earlier this year. Some claim that the great line-up of games at launch and the success of Breath of the...
Wii will miss you, Youtube; video service to lose support for the console this June
By on June 1st, 2017 6
The Wii was one of the most successful consoles for Nintendo and targeted people outside of the typical demographic of gamers. The fantastic sales figures were put down to the...
Nintendo is aiming for the Switch to be as successful as the Wii
By on May 3rd, 2017 0
The Nintendo Switch has had a successful sales period since the release of the new console. However it still has some way to go to reach the incredible sales figures of the Wii....
Club Nintendo offers a slew of games in final showing
By on February 2nd, 2015 19
It was announced earlier this year that Club Nintendo, the six year long rewards program for Nintendo fans, would be closing down for business. Today, they've updated the rewards...
Nintendo Wi-Fi service for Nintendo Wii and DS/DSi will be terminated in May
By on February 28th, 2014 11
The Nintendo Wi-Fi service, which provides online functionality for certain Wii, DS, and DSi software titles, will be terminated May 20, 2014. This includes Wii mode on Wii U...
Nintendo once patented a mysterious illumination device
By on February 17th, 2014 4
Recently made available for viewing is a lengthy 2010 patent filed by Nintendo in August 2010 for some type of illumination device, meant to be used with the Wii. The device...
Japanese gamer clears Ocarina of Time… with his feet
By on January 14th, 2014 3
Japanese gamer Wakou has managed to beat Ocarina of Time using nothing but his agile toes. In a series of twenty videos on Japanese video site NicoNico, Wakou jumps, rolls and...
Young boy plays Super Smash Bros. to deal with being bullied, makes a stand
By on December 11th, 2013 0
Bullying is one of the worst struggles that young people can go through. Thankfully, many people have a favourite hobby to help them cope in the face of hard times--as for...
According to Nintendo Japan, Wii production to end soon
By on October 5th, 2013 16
A photo on the Wii product page over at Nintendo’s Japanese website has the words “manufacturing is scheduled to end soon” written in Japanese directly next to an image of...
Eggbusters proves Twilight Princess is glitchier on GameCube than on Wii
By on August 26th, 2013 4
Picking up from the previous and mostly unsuccessful Twilight Princess episode of Nintendo Everything's Eggbusters, Austin and Aysha step into the game once again. This time...
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...
Skyloft level in Project M
By on May 31st, 2012 8
Earlier we had a post about Project M's Toon Link Mod. Now we're back to report a brand new level in Project M: Skyloft. This simplistic level lets you fight on a floating island...
Google runs Walmart’s Wii U ads
By on May 2nd, 2012 20
Please click on the screenshot for the full-sized image. Google has started running Walmart ads for the Wii U, pricing it at $350 USD.  Generally, this isn't something people...
Wii U skeptic – A pre-release analysis of the problems with the Wii U
By on February 20th, 2012 38
[caption id="attachment_37952" align="alignleft" width="147"] Someone doesn't believe in Wii U?[/caption] With the Wii U fast approaching, there's a sense of excitement in the...