Skylanders: Trap Team Comes With A Free Wii U Version Download Code

Skylanders: Trap Team Comes With A Free Wii U Version Download Code

Skylanders: Trap Team is one of the two last games for the Nintendo Wii console. The Wii, which was released in 2006, is seeing its final games.

Thankfully, the Wii version of the game also comes with a free Wii U version download code, in-box.

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Depending on how retailers choose to price the Wii boxed game set, it might be worth picking up the Wii version just for a cheaper Wii U download code.
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Retailer Prices Nintendo’s Amiibo Figures

Retailer Prices Nintendo’s Amiibo Figures

ShopTo, an retailer based in UK, has posted several Amiibo figure listings on its website. Thankfully, these listings seem to have more than just placeholder prices: “ShopTo has priced the figures at £12.85, which translates to $21.89 in American money. The site has entries for Mario, Link, Peach, Kirby, Zelda, Pikachu, Yoshi, Donkey Kong, SamusContinue Reading

Aonuma Compares Zelda Wii U’s Scale To Kyoto, Japan

Aonuma Compares Zelda Wii U’s Scale To Kyoto, Japan

In a recent interview, Eiji Aonuma compared the expansive size of Zelda Wii U to the scale of Kyoto, Japan. Consider this: Kyoto, Japan is 828 square kilometers; the map in The Elder Scolls V: Skyrim was 37.1 square kilometers. MMGN: …so in the biggest world yet, how “big” can we expect? Mr. Aonuma: In terms ofContinue Reading

Could AMD Supply Chips For Nintendo’s Next Handheld?

Could AMD Supply Chips For Nintendo’s Next Handheld?

The Motley Fool has unearthed a fairly recent inteview in which AMD exec. Saeid Moshkelani hints toward handheld gaming. Interestingly, an AMD chipset could serve Nintendo well as it looks to unify its handheld and home console systems. “AMD executive Saeid Moshkelani points to dedicated handhelds as an area of interest for the company. GivenContinue Reading

New Diddy Kong Racing 2 Rumor Hints At Great Things From Nintendo

New Diddy Kong Racing 2 Rumor Hints At Great Things From Nintendo

A rumor which started spreading yesterday might have more clout now that others have also come forward claiming insider knowledge. Apparently, Nintendo’s first major cross-development team title will be Diddy Kong Racing 2. Here are some quotes below, edited for clarity, from those at NeoGAF claiming insider access: Diddy Kong Racing 2 is to be releasedContinue Reading

[Updated With Announced Characters] New Smash Bros. Character(s) To Be Revealed This Monday

[Updated With Announced Characters] New Smash Bros. Character(s) To Be Revealed This Monday

Masahiro Sakurai, director of the upcoming Smash Bros. games for both Wii U and 3DS, has decided to do something different this time around.   Instead of sticking with the usual Nintendo Direct character reveal, Sakurai has announced via Miiverse that an all-new challenger will be revealed this next Monday, July 14th, at 7 AMContinue Reading

Rumor: Paris (France) Stores Breaking Mario Kart 8 Release Date

Rumor: Paris (France) Stores Breaking Mario Kart 8 Release Date

Mario Kart 8, which launches in both North America and Europe on May 30, has apparently had its official street date broken by several Paris game retailers. The internet is abuzz with stories and comments about the game on several social networks, such as Reddit and Twitter. One Twitter user from Paris says: “I guessContinue Reading

Ike Returns To The Upcoming Wii U & 3DS Smash Bros.

Ike Returns To The Upcoming Wii U & 3DS Smash Bros.

An update to the Smash Bros. website reveals that Ike from Nintendo’s Fire Emblem universe is returning to the fight in the next Smash Bros. games for Wii U and 3DS. Marth, another Fire Emblem character, has also been confirmed for the next Smash Bros. games.

New Sea Green 2DS Shows Up This June, Along With Tomodachi Life

New Sea Green 2DS Shows Up This June, Along With Tomodachi Life

Nintendo has confirmed that a Sea Green 2DS will be coming June 6.Continue Reading

Philips Threatens To Stop Wii U Sales With New Patent Lawsuit

Philips Threatens To Stop Wii U Sales With New Patent Lawsuit

Another patent lawsuit against Nintendo – this time from electronics company Philips, which claims Nintendo has violated two patents. These patents, the “Virtual Body Control Device” and “User Interface System Based on Pointing Device” are apparently a legal issue that concern several Wii U accessories and controls. The lawsuit states that some of these controlsContinue Reading