Tag: Nintendo

Fifa 13 and Madden NFL 13 Launching With the Wii U

EA Sports is will be bringing two of its leading sports franchises – Fifa Soccer 13 and Madden NFL 13 — to the Nintendo Wii U and both titles will launch with the Wii U. “Our teams have truly delivered creative new football experiences with FIFA Soccer 13 and Madden NFL 13 for the Wii U.” “We challenged our teams to develop innovations designed specifically for the Wii…

JHB Gamers Nintendo 3DS XL Launch | Size Does Matter

Nintendo’s most devoted 3DS fans gathered this past Saturday 28 July at the Café Culture in Pineslopes for the official Johannesburg Nintendo 3 DS XL launch hosted by JHB Gamers. As it has come to be expected, Jarrod Lane’s JHB Gamers hosted a successful event in association with Nintendo South Africa’s communication manager, Mandy Meredith and Nintendo staff. A good turnout,…

Nintendo 3DS XL Arrives Tommorow

Nintendo launches the Nintendo 3Ds XL, the largest Nintendo handheld console yet, in South Africa tomorrow – 28 July. The 3DS XL will be available at launch in Silver + Black, Red + Black and Blue + Black, and boasts a 90% bigger screen that the current 3DS. The 3DS XL’s surface itself is only 46% bigger than the current…

Industry Executive Claims Nintendo “Already on Track to Become Primarily a Software Company”

Industry veteran, Bing Gordon believes Nintendo is on track to becoming “primarily a software company.” Gordon began his career at EA in 1982 and is currently a board member of a few companies including Zynga, a leading social-game provider. Speaking with GamesIndustryBiz, Gordon shared his thoughts on various industry topics including what’s ahead for console games. He compared Nintendo’s future…

Batman and Assassin’s Creed Wii U Games Claimed to be Running at 1080p

Nintendo previously confirmed that the Wii U launch games will run at 720p, and the Nintendo president has previously stated that the Wii U’s graphics will be able to compete with next-generation of consoles. MyNintendoNews are now reporting that Nintendo representatives confirmed during a recent Wii U Experience that third-party Wii U games, Batman: Arkham City – Armored Edition and Assassin’s Creed III will run natively at 1080p. The…

Gearbox Interested in Bringing Borderlands 2 to Wii U

We have previously learned that Gearbox were interested in a Playstation Vita version of Borderlands 2, but were not able to develop it themselves. The Official Nintendo Magazine now report that the studio may also be interested in Borderlands 2 making its way to Nintendo’s upcoming Wii U console. In an interview with Dealspwn, Gearbox co-founder Brian Martel acknowledged that Gearbox…