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October release for The Wind Waker on Wii U

The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD will be released this October on the Wii U, with Nintendo specifying some new additions. The game features the option to speed up your boat, with the Nintendo Direct E3 broadcast showing the boat’s sail turning orange whilst increasing speed. Definitely a nice addition if you found …

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Start your engines… Mario Kart 8 announced for Wii U

In what is likely surprising news to only a few, Nintendo has announced their new Mario Kart, ‘Mario Kart 8‘ for the Wii U, to be released in Spring 2014. The game resembles a hybridisation of Mario Kart 7 and Mario Kart Wii, now with glossy HD graphics, with gliding and underwater driving mechanics and the …

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Gotta catch ’em all…again in ‘Pokemon X & Y’ this October

Kicking off an exciting week of Pokémon activity at E3, the Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles, The Pokémon Company International and Nintendo announced today that the Pokémon X and Pokémon Yvideo games will launch worldwide on Saturday, October 12, 2013 for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems. The simultaneous worldwide release of Pokémon X and Pokémon Y will allow new and veteran Pokémon …

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Are we ready for next gen and do we want it? – Update 2013

This was written in May 2011. Exactly 2 years later, I have rediscovered it and added the latest generation of upcoming consoles.  Recently the next gen of consoles has been a pretty hot topic. First we had news that Nintendo was going to announce their “Project Cafe”, the successor to the Wii at this years …

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