Tag: Wii U Archives | Broken Joysticks

Dec
11

Shantae Half Genie Hero Coming To Vita, PS4 and Wii U Next Week

WayForward’s long running Shantae series gets a brand new entry with Shantae: Half-Genie Hero is coming to the PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita and Nintendo Wii U on December 20th in both digital and physical flavors. Shantae: Half-Genie Hero is WayForward’s […]

Oct
12

Paper Mario: Color Splash | REVIEW

Paper Mario Color Splash is a comical and nostalgic entry in the franchise that almost takes on a 90’s PC adventure game vibe. With less emphasis on RPG elements in this release it may feel awkward at first, but it’s […]

Sep
23

Nintendo Dropping EU Retail Orders For The Wii U Should Be Cause For Concern

Word came out earlier today that retailers in the European Union have until the end of this month – just 7 days from now – to get their final orders in for Wii U hardware. None of this has been confirmed […]

Sep
06

PAX: Fast Racing NEO Made Me Realize How Much I Missed Futuristic Racers

Contemporary racers might have sleek and powerful machines but they’re still confined by the restraints of modern automobile technology. With no proper F-Zero release in sight and the WipeOut franchise all but extinct there hasn’t really been an option for […]

Jun
18

Nintendo’s Breath of the Wild Live Experience Proves Critics Were Wrong

Critics of Nintendo’s E3 2016 strategy wondered just how the company could have a strong showing with just one game, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild playable at their booth. Now that the dust has settled it is […]

May
09

Super Mario MashUp Pack Coming To MineCraft Wii U

Nintendo will be bringing some of its timeless mascots and set pieces to the world of MineCraft with the optional “ Nintendo MashUp Pack” for the Wii U Version of the game. Revealed today on Nintendo’s official YouTube Channel, this […]

Apr
23

Star Fox Zero The Anime? You Can Check It Out Right Here

Nintendo recently released a 14 minute anime short to help promote yesterday’s launch for Star Fox Zero for the Wii U. Serving as an introduction to the major characters – Fox, Peppy, Slippy, Falco and General Pepper – it doesn’t […]

Apr
12

[Rumor] Smash 4, Splatoon, Zelda Wii U & Mario Maker All In Development For NX

Yet another day means yet another round of supposed leaks for the Nintendo NX. As with anything related to the unannounced console, take these with a grain of salt because we all remember how that supposed controller leak went down […]

Mar
05

Nintendo Announces Paper Mario Color Splash

Nintendo announced a brand new entry in the Paper Mario franchise exclusively for the Wii-U.  Titled Paper Mario Color Splash this game finds Paper Mario finds himself in a world that is beginning to lose it’s color (literally). In order […]

Mar
04

Star Fox Zero Will Ship An Additional Game, Star Fox: Guard

Nintendo kicked off their huge 42 minute Nintendo Direct the same way that they kicked off last year’s E3 – with new information about the upcoming aerial space combat game Star Fox: Zero. Perhaps the juiciest piece of information revealed […]

Mar
03

New Nintendo Direct Later Today, Covers 3DS & Wii-U

Nintendo will be holding a surprise Nintendo Direct video presentation later today that will focus on titles for the Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo Wii U. They have stated that this presentation will include titles for both platforms that are due […]

Feb
27

The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD Launch Trailer

Nintendo has released the official launch trailer for the upcoming The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD for Wii U. The game will be out next Friday – March 4th – bundled with a special Wolf Link Amiibo that unlocks a […]

Feb
20

10 Minutes of Gameplay From The English Version of Pokken Tournament

The folks over at GameXplain have posted over 10 minutes of new gameplay footage from the English localized version of Nintendo’s’ upcoming Wii U fighter Pokken Tournament. In these brief clips we get a look at the games’ main menu […]

Feb
16

Registration For Nintendo’s New Account System Is Live

Nintendo’s new account system, which is expected to be a unified way to connect the Wii U and 3DS, as well as Nintendo’s upcoming next-generation hardware codenamed NX, has begun accepting registrations via the official Nintendo Account website. Although no […]

Jan
04

Xenoblade Chronicles X Offers A Lot To Explore

Traveling across planet Mira in Nintendo’s latest Xenoblade game may seem incredibly daunting at first. You’re given a lot of missions to keep you close to home and some pretty big, scary, aliens roam the plains around the city of […]