Renegade Kid director Jools Watsham has teased that his company will share “some stellar news” this Friday, May 9. Whether the upcoming announcement pertains to Nintendo 3DS or Wii U has yet to be confirmed, though a tweet by Watsham suggests that it will be related to the forthcoming 3DS exclusive Moon Chronicles. Earlier this week, the developer revealed that it has a new 2D game in the works for 3DS.
The latest Nintendo Minute video features Renegade Kid founder Jools Watsham discussing both Moon Chronicles and Treasurenauts for the Nintendo 3DS eShop. Watsham aims to prove that first person shooters can work on the Nintendo 3DS with his latest title, Moon Chronicles. You can watch the nine minute video, above.
Jools Watsham, the creator of Mutant Mudds Deluxe for Wii U, has said on Twitter that he believes that Nintendo’s struggling Wii U console will be the Gamecube of this hardware generation. The console which had some absolutely tremendous games, but simply failed to entice consumers away from the competition.
“The Wii U will be the GameCube of this hardware generation. The platform that had some truly great games, but somehow lost the console war.”
Mutant Mudds Deluxe developer Renegade Kid are hosting a competition to get your hands on a copy of the Wii U game. Starting today until midnight June 12 CT, Renegade Kid co-founder Jools Watsham will be giving away three free copies of the title – due for release on June 13 – to the person who produces the best image of and or relating to Mutant Mudds.
Announced on both his Twitter and Blogger accounts, Watsham says that anyone can enter, but the copies will only work on North American Wii U consoles – so if you’re a North American resident, why not get those creative juices flowing? You can find the full details here, and remember that you can submit an original drawing, a digital, or use existing images on the web to create an interesting collage.
The Wii U version of Mutant Mudds, titled Mutant Mudds Deluxe, supports a number of control options. On the Wii U, players be able to control the game’s main protagonist, Max, with one of six methods: Wii U GamePad, Wii U Pro Controller Wii Remote, Wii Remote Plus, Nunchuk combination and Wii Classic Controller.
Mutant Mudds developer Renegade Kid has revealed via Twitter that Mutant Mudds Deluxe will cost $9.99. For comparison’s sake, the original version of the game is priced at $8.99 in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS. Mutant Mudds Deluxe launches on June 13th in the Nintendo eShop for Wii U.
Renegade Kid’s Jools Watsham has supported both the Nintendo 3DS and the Wii U and he’s confident of the laters future. Watsham went on to praise the Wii U stating that it’s got some great games coming out in the future. He acknowledged that the first quater of 2013 has had some issues with software, but he’s confident that the 2013 holiday season will be huge for the Wii U.
“I am certain the Wii U will have an excellent future. The writing is on the wall. It is an excellent console. Nintendo has some amazing titles lined up for future releases. Even though Q1 2013 may have had some issues, I predict that the 2013 holiday season will be huge for the Wii U. Nintendo’s campaign for the Wii U has only just begun.”
Renegade Kid co-founder Jools Watsham has revealed the price of its upcoming Nintendo eShop title. ATV Wild Ride 3D will cost $7.99 when it hits Nintendo 3DS’ online marketplace. The developer has decided that there will not be a demo of the racing game, because, according to Watsham, it “takes a lot of extra time and resources to make a separate demo.” While there’s currently no firm release date for the upcoming title, Watsham said he hopes ATV Wild Ride 3D will be released in March.