Author Archives: Game Machine Joe

Wii U downloadable games tied to console, cant be saved to SD card.

  Restrictions on what the Wii U can do with downloadable games was revealed onNintendo‘s Japanese website Saturday. While the Wii U only comes with 8 gigabytes or 32 gigabytes of internal storage depending on the version, Nintendo is allowing users to

A Nintendo Wii U system update is needed for Wii backwards compatibility.

With the Wii U launch just over a week away, new information about the system and its launch day patch are coming to light. On Friday afternoon, it was revealed that aside from bringing online services like eShop and Miiverse to the Nintendo

Want to see 7 minutes of Nintendo Land gameplay?

    Nintendo has released a lengthy walkthrough video of Wii U’s Nintendo Land, showcasing many of the mini games and how they’re played. We get a much better look at mini games such as Zelda, Pikmin, Metroid and others.

Still want to preorder a Wii U? Might want to look to Amazon.

    As the highly anticipated November 18, 2012 Nintendo Wii U release date approaches, the laws of supply and demand appear to be showing up both in-store and online retailers.  Most online and in-store pre-order options are closed up

Nintendo considering ways to connect the 3DS and the Wii U.

Shigeru Miyamoto, one of the leading video game developers working for Nintendo, says that the company is exploring the possibility of linking the 3DS handheld and the upcoming Wii U home console, but that this might only happen sometime after

Mass Effect 3 is now officially a Nintendo Wii U launch title

  When it comes to the Nintendo’s Wii U launch lineup, there’s plenty of heavy hitters. There will be zero excuses for Nintendo when their new console launches, they have solid first party titles and solid third party titles. Gamers who have the cash