Archive for November, 2014

Wii U SpecTAYcular - Two Years of Wii U

Two years ago, I got my Wii U. One whole day before it’s official European release date. I then did something I have never done before in my professional life: I took the next day, a Friday off work with the single purpose of playing video games the whole day.

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Research Firm claims Xbox One beat PS4 on Black Friday

Microsoft’s marketing turnaround for the Xbox One has been pretty remarkable, considering the hole the company dug themselves at the console’s initial reveal. Numerous improvements and tweaks to the system, followed by a seismic shift in pricing for …

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Nintendo Japan to End Production of Original 3DS XL

Nintendo Japan’s official website now lists all colors of the original Nintendo 3DS LL (Nintendo 3DS XL) device as “soon to be discontinued.” Several colors of the original Nintendo 3DS, however, will remain in production. The New Nintendo 3DS and the New …

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Xbox One beats PS4 on Black Friday, according to market-research firm

While Microsoft dominated the battle against PS4, the Xbox 360 also continues to sell well. The system composed 9 percent of all console sales, which is actually better than the Wii U’s 6 percent. The PS3 only accounted for 1 percent. Black Friday is …

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Nintendo Just Patented A Game Boy Emulator For Use On Smart Phones And Airplanes

Think you waste too much time on your smart phone now? Don’t worry! Nintendo’s about to make it a whole lot worse. TechCrunch reports the much-loved gaming behemoth has patented a new piece of intellectual property that will pave the way for game …

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