Devs Behind The Pinball Arcade, Says PlayStation 3 ‘Stomps’ Wii U In Terms Of Power, Calls It Wii 1.5

FarSight Studios, the developers behind The Pinball Arcade, have said on Facebook that even Sony's PlayStation 3 outclasses the Wii U with regards to power and claims that the Wii U is a Wii 1.5. The information came about as a Nintendo fan said that the Wii U was as  powerful as the PlayStation 3. You can see … Continue reading Devs Behind The Pinball Arcade, Says PlayStation 3 ‘Stomps’ Wii U In Terms Of Power, Calls It Wii 1.5

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New Trailer For Injustice: Gods Among Us Confirms Supervillian Lex Luthor As A Playable Character

CVG has uploaded the latest trailer for Injustice: Gods Among Us, which is an upcoming fighting game from developer NetherRealm Studios - the creator of Mortal Kombat. The new trailer confirms that Superman's archenemy, supervillian Lex Luthor, is a playable character in the game. Injustice: Gods Among Us will launch in North America on April … Continue reading New Trailer For Injustice: Gods Among Us Confirms Supervillian Lex Luthor As A Playable Character

Nintendo-Published Title Becomes The Very First R18+ Adult’s Only Game In Australia

The director of the Australian Classification Board, Lesley O’Brien, has announced that Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge is the first video game to receive the adult's only rating, R18+, in Australia. Throughout most of the continent, it is illegal to sell R18+ games to minors. In North America, Europe and Austrailia, Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge … Continue reading Nintendo-Published Title Becomes The Very First R18+ Adult’s Only Game In Australia

Wii U Launch More Successful Than Launches Of Xbox 360 And PlayStation 3

Since its debut last month, Nintendo's new Wii U console has surpassed the launch sales of the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. In a span of four weeks of being on the market, Nintendo has sold over 1.8 million Wii U consoles. In that same amount of time, Microsoft sold 940,000 Xbox 360 consoles, and … Continue reading Wii U Launch More Successful Than Launches Of Xbox 360 And PlayStation 3

In Japan, Nintendo 3DS’ Current Sales Have Surpassed Total Sales Of PlayStation 3

Nintendo's latest handheld, the Nintendo 3DS, launched in Japan on February 26th, 2011. And Sony's the PlayStation 3 released in the country on November 11th, 2006. Although it was released years after Sony's latest console, so far in Japan, the Nintendo 3DS has sold a total of 8,728,515 units, whereas the PlayStation 3 sold a … Continue reading In Japan, Nintendo 3DS’ Current Sales Have Surpassed Total Sales Of PlayStation 3

BioWare Says Mass Effect 3: Special Edition For Wii U Is More Than Just A Standard Port

BioWare has confirmed that Mass Effect 3: Special Edition launches alongside Nintendo's upcoming console on November 18th in North America and November 30th in Europe. BioWare's Melanie Faulknor says the game is not simply a port of the original version, Mass Effect 3, which released eight months ago for PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. … Continue reading BioWare Says Mass Effect 3: Special Edition For Wii U Is More Than Just A Standard Port

Wii U Games’ Graphics Would Need To Be Downscaled On PlayStation 3 And Xbox 360

According to Frozenbyte's Mikael Haveri, compared to the other HD consoles on the market, Trine 2 expansion Goblin Menace's graphics are best on Wii U. Haveri believes that Trine 2: Director's Cut requires a considerable amount of processing power and, therefore, would have to be downscaled if it were to release on PlayStation 3 or Xbox 360. Trine … Continue reading Wii U Games’ Graphics Would Need To Be Downscaled On PlayStation 3 And Xbox 360

Sony Issues Statement Regarding Bridgestone, Kevin Butler Lawsuit

On September 11th, Sony filed a lawsuit against Wildcat Creek and Bridgestone. By appearing engaged in a Mario Kart Wii battle in an advertisement for Brigdestone, actor Jerry Lambert, who plays Sony's marketing character, Kevin Butler, supposedly caused confusion in the video game market and damage to Sony. Sony claims its lawsuit is based on … Continue reading Sony Issues Statement Regarding Bridgestone, Kevin Butler Lawsuit