Tag Archives: Wii U

Details on amiibo compatibility emerge

Nintendo’s first wave of amiibo figurines will launch alongside Super Smash Bros. for Wii U on November 21st. Their built-in near-field communication (NFC) technology will allow players to scan them into compatible games easily by swiping them over the bottom

Mario Kart 8 DLC Pack 1: Details, trailer, release date

My one prediction for today’s Nintendo Direct involved Mario Kart 8’s first DLC pack: I thought it would be announced for release tomorrow, November 6th. Well, I was only a week off, as it’s officially coming on November 13th. The

Video: Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker trailer shows off a little of each stage

Nintendo didn’t disappoint with the Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker trailer in today’s Direct stream. The trailer shows a little bit of each of the game’s 70 stages, rapid-fire style. Bill Trinen prefaced the trailer by calling the levels “highly detailed.”

Nintendo Direct alert: November 5th, 2PM PT

Another Nintendo Direct livestream is just around the corner. Set to begin Wednesday, November 5th at 2:00 PM Pacific, it will apparently contain “updates about upcoming games for 3DS and Wii U.” Nintendo’s wording here may indicate a lack of

Top 5 “new” things in Super Smash Bros. Wii U from the livestream event

A little behind-the-scenes info on Infendo for you: many of us were too busy to watch, let alone post on, the Super Smash Bros. for Wii U “50-Fact Extravaganza” that streamed yesterday. Our deepest apologies for that. Since everyone who

Link’s amiibo figure will be compatible with Hyrule Warriors

Nintendo of America tweeted today that Link’s amiibo figure will be compatible with Hyrule Warriors. This is a game that wasn’t listed as amiibo-compatible until now, but we’ll have to wait to find out exactly how the NFC figure will