A brand new stage for Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric on Wii U was showcased at this weekend’s San Diego Comic Con event. As you can see from the video posted above it’s an ultra fast stage showing Sonic and his famous companions jumping, running and swinging their way through the stage. Sonic’s latest adventure is due out this November.
Disney and Marvel have released a brand new trailer for Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes which will be coming to the Wii U this fall. The company says soon you’ll be able to play as some of Marvel’s most formidable foes: Loki from The Avengers, Green Goblin from Spider-Man and Ronan from The Guardians of the Galaxy play sets in Disney Infinity Marvel Super Heroes (2.0 Edition). Characters are playable in their respective play sets and the Toy Box 2.0.
During today’s San Diego Comic Con Nintendo of America announced that they will be releasing a NES Remix pack which will be coming later this year as a physical product. Pricing for the bundle has yet to be announced, but it shouldn’t be too expensive.
Nintendo Japan’s official website features a very short description of the upcoming Legend of Zelda title for the Wii U. What’s interesting is it mentions that Link will be faced with a brand new nemesis. We will probably see Ganon in some capacity, but we will inevitably have to wait a while until we find out who this new nemesis is.
“This software is a Wii U Edition new legend of Zelda series. Faced with mysteries in the world of Zelda spread indefinitely without boundaries, a new link, a new nemesis.”
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Nintendo of America and Koei Tecmo have released an action packed new trailer for Hyrule Warriors which focusses on Princess Ruto and the Zora Scale. You can watch Princess Ruto take on multiple enemies in the trailer embedded above. Hyrule Warriors launches exclusively on Wii U on September 26th in the United States.
We’ve yet to hear about an official price point for the upcoming Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker on Wii U, but Kmart have the adorable game listed up at $39.99. Hopefully this is the official price for the game, but we won’t know for sure until nearer release.
Best Buy is currently offering gamers the chance to snap up a Wii U console at a discounted price. The latest Wii U Deluxe bundle includes New Super Mario Bros U and New Super Luigi U and is priced up at $259.99. The bundle normally retails for $299.99.
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Nintendo Europe has submitted Golden Sun: Lost Age to the PEGI ratings board for the Wii U Virtual Console. The game was listed today by the company and was recently released on the Japanese Wii U Virtual Console. We also heard today that Mega Man 7 was also rated by the European ratings board for the Wii U Virtual Console.
Facepalm Games have announced today that their unique PC space-puzzler game The Swapper will be coming to the Wii U eShop this November. The development studio have made sure that they’ve put the Wii U GamePad to good use as the game features a touch-only mode and intuitive control-stick options. The game will cost around £10 and £12 in the United Kingdom.
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Frozenbyte, the developers behind the well-received Trine series, has announced that Trine Enchanted Edition will be coming to Wii U. The game is a rebuild of the original Trine video game utilising Trine 2’s gorgeous engine. The game is also coming to the PlayStation 4.