Hori’s Super Smash Bros. Turbo Battle Pad for Wii U gets new Wii Remote compatibility info

Amazon updated the page for Super Smash Bros. Turbo Battle Pad for Wii U with a note containing new info on the Wii Remote compatibility. For the uninformed, the accessory is required to be plugged into the Wii Remote to be used on the Wii U. The added note revealed that battle pad is not … Read more Hori’s Super Smash Bros. Turbo Battle Pad for Wii U gets new Wii Remote compatibility info

Shopping Guide: Best Wii U Accessories to Buy

After a slow start in its life cycle, the Wii U is quickly picking up steam with a strong lineup of exclusives games like Super Mario 3D Worlds, Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze, Mario Kart 8, Bayonetta 2 and Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. Aside from the videogames, there are also plenty of accessories … Read more Shopping Guide: Best Wii U Accessories to Buy

PDP’s Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Wired Fight Pads released in U.S.

The PDP Wired Fight Pads have been released in the U.S. If you haven’t been paying attention, the controllers are inspired by the design of the Gamecube gamepad. The product has three variations based on three of the characters from Super Smash Bros. for Wii U: Mario, Peach and Yoshi. Buy the third-party controllers right … Read more PDP’s Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Wired Fight Pads released in U.S.

Pack shots for Gamecube Controller Super Smash Bros. Edition and Adapter for Wii U

The pack shots for the Gamecube Controller Super Smash Bros. Edition and Gamecube Controller Adapter for Wii U are now available thanks to Amazon.de. Unsurprisingly, Nintendo decided to use artworks from Super Smash Bros. for Wii U on the box for the special gamepad. The portraits of a few of the playable characters are placed … Read more Pack shots for Gamecube Controller Super Smash Bros. Edition and Adapter for Wii U

Hori Turbo Battle Pads for Wii U get Japanese packaging, more images and release date

Amazon.jp has updated the pages for the Mario and Luigi Hori Turbo Battle Pads for Wii U with some new images, including the packaging for both controllers. Compared to the American packages (which you can find here), the Japanese ones have more imposing poses. Also shown are some images of the big directional pad as … Read more Hori Turbo Battle Pads for Wii U get Japanese packaging, more images and release date

Super Smash Bros. Hori Battle Pad for Wii U with Turbo gets new images and compatibility info

More images are now available for the Super Smash Bros. Hori Battle Pad for Wii U with Turbo, courtesy of Amazon. The pack shots of the Luigi and Mario colors are shown for the first time, unveiling that the officially-licensed controllers can be used with the Wii as well. Both gamepads require the Wii Remote … Read more Super Smash Bros. Hori Battle Pad for Wii U with Turbo gets new images and compatibility info

Retrospective: Top 10 Gifts for Wii Gamers in 2006

Back in late 2006, the Nintendo Wii was released. The system ended up breaking a lot of sales record at that time due to its ability to attract causal games with the Wii Remote motion capabilities. So what were the best gifts for Wii gamers for that particular year? Let’s take a retrospective look. 10. … Read more Retrospective: Top 10 Gifts for Wii Gamers in 2006

Gamecube videogames that should have been turned into New Play Control releases for Wii

In 2008, Nintendo introduced a new line of Nintendo Wii titles called New Play Control. These types of games are ports of Nintendo Gamecube titles with enhance features like motion controls and widescreen support. Unfortunately, only a handful of New Play Control titles were released, leaving fans of the Wii wanting something more. We take … Read more Gamecube videogames that should have been turned into New Play Control releases for Wii

Best gameplay twists in The Legend of Zelda since Ocarina of Time

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time was released in 1998 for the Nintendo 64. Even to this day, it is considered to be one of the best games, if not the greatest one, of all time. The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time was the last real major step up for the series as … Read more Best gameplay twists in The Legend of Zelda since Ocarina of Time

Skylanders Trap Team screens and toy photos blowout at Gamescom

Skylanders Trap Team got a bunch of new screenshots and toy photos at Gamescom. A huge cast of the Skylanders, including the Minis, are featured. Click on this link to preorder the starter packright now on Amazon. Find the Skylanders Trap Team screenshots and toy photos below this block of text. The videogame is launching … Read more Skylanders Trap Team screens and toy photos blowout at Gamescom