It's that time of the month again as the NPD Group has detailed exactly which video games sold the most in the United States during the month of November. We had Thanksgiving and also Black Friday so I'd presume that software sales were at an all-time high. Sadly, the only Nintendo related title in the … Continue reading NPD: Here’s The Best-Selling Games In The US During November
Two games that are among the best reviewed of 2013 launched on Nov. 22: Super Mario 3D World for Wii U and The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds for Nintendo 3DS. The strong response to these games helped sales of Nintendo hardware systems in November increase by 100 percent over the month prior. … Continue reading NPD: Nintendo Hardware Sales Increase By 100 Percent, Nintendo 3DS Surpasses 10 Million
The NPD group has confirmed that the game industry generated $2.74 billion in revenue at physical retailers during November in the United States. Sony says the PlayStation 4 was the best-selling console and Microsoft says the Xbox One was the fastest selling console. $1.33 billion worth of consoles and portable devices were sold in November in the … Continue reading NPD: Industry Generated $2.74 Billion In Revenue, Super Mario 3D World And Zelda Miss Out On Top Ten
According to a rumor, right when Wii U launches this November, consumers will not be able to experience some of the new console's features, including Miiverse and Near field communication (NFC), so that they will not be overwhelmed by the excess of its features. The rumor suggests that Nintendo intends to add features to Wii … Continue reading Nintendo Not Including All Wii U Features At Launch?
The colorful, action-packed platformer, Cloudberry Kingdom, from indie developer Pwnee Studios releases for Wii U this November. The game features continuous levels and multiplayer for up to four people. Cloudberry Kingdom will be a downloadable title from the Nintendo eShop.
Developer BioWare today announced Mass Effect Trilogy, a collection of all three Mass Effect games in one package. The compilation can be purchased for $59.99 when it launches November 6th for Xbox 360 and PC; PlayStation 3's version will be available at a later date. For the sake of comparison, Mass Effect 3: Special Edition … Continue reading Mass Effect Trilogy Announced, But Not For Wii U
According to Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime, Wii has sold about 40 million units in the U.S. alone. Although Wii U will launch in a couple of months, Fils-Aime says Nintendo plans to continue selling the six-year-old Wii for 'quite some time.' "We will continue to sell the Wii. As we sit here today, in the US the … Continue reading Nintendo To Continue Selling Wii For ‘Quite Some Time’ After Wii U Launches
News has leaked from a GameStop conference that the popular retail outlet will be selling accessories for Wii U on November 18th. Although it's not uncommon for peripherals for a console to launch early, it should be noted that the 18th of November is a Sunday. We should hopefully hear launch information and pricing for … Continue reading GameStop Conference Leaks 18th November Date For Wii U Accessories
Former co-host of X-Play, the other being Morgan Webb, claims that Nintendo’s upcoming console will “not provide the needed stimulation” to the video game industry. Sessler is “increasingly confident” that the Wii U will be released in 2013, instead of launching this year. According to Sessler, it is not good if the Wii U were … Continue reading Adam Sessler ‘Confident’ Wii U Being Delayed To 2013
GameStop is listing most Wii U games with a tentative release date of December 31st. Based on the retailer’s website, the Wii U versions of two games - Rise of the Guardians and Ben 10 Omniverse - will launch on November 13th. It was rumored that Nintendo’s forthcoming console will be released in time for … Continue reading Wii U Releasing Before November 13th?