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Several huge video games to look forward to in 2018
2017 has been a great year for video games no matter which console you own. We try our best to rank the best 2018 games.
FutureFive NZ's top five video games released in the year of 2017
2017 has been a great year for video games no matter which console you own. We try our hardest to rank the best we've played all year.
Nintendo 3DS smashes sales with popular game
What Nintendo 3DS game has been sold more than 2.8 million times around the world in just a matter of days? None other than Super Smash Bros.
Game Console @E3 - Day Three
Suffering a horrendous jet lag, Game Console’s Darren Price recalls the third and final day of E3 2014.
Game Console @E3 - Day Two
Game Console's Darren Price reports back after day two of the E3 Expo in L.A.
Nintendo Wii U sales stagnant at 6.17 million units
It continues to be an uphill battle for Nintendo regarding the Wii U as the system's sales remain stagnant.
EA April fools joke lambasted
Yesterday saw the annual April fools jokes doing the rounds, but occasionally a joke goes to far.
Gamers spend $15.39 billion in 2013
According to the 2013 Games Market Dynamics report, in addition to the US$6.
Why has EA stopped supporting Nintendo?
EA has supposedly gone on record to explain why the publisher has pulled its support of Nintendo and most notably the Wii U platform. An anonymous EA source said; "Nintendo was dead to us very quickly."
Make an appointment with Dr.Luigi on Nintendo Wii U...
Book your appointment this weekend as Dr.Luigi becomes available on Wii U via the Nintendo eShop.
LEGO: The Hobbit game trailer released
Players will utilise and combine the Dwarves’ unique abilities – often with hilarious results – to solve the most diverse Quests of any LEGO videogame to date.
Parents urged to review ‘Parental Control’ settings this Christmas
With the new generation of video games consoles predicted to top Christmas wish-lists, NZ’s peak body for interactive games says it’s a timely reminder for parents to familiarise themselves with the parental control settings.
Wii U – happy 1st birthday
I’m sure that many of you are blissfully unaware that Nintendo’s latest console and the original next-gen release – The Wii U, celebrated its first birthday the other day.
LEGO The Hobbit game announced
Fancy joining Bilbo Baggins, Gandalf, Thorin Oakenshield and company on their quest to the Dwarven Kingdom? Well you can in the next LEGO game.
Assassins Creed sets sail in Black Flag
With Assassins Creed IV becoming the fifth Assassins Creed game in the last five years, you would be forgiven for thinking Ubisoft had lost their minds and left the production belt running.
Two new Wii U console offers set for November NZ release
Nintendo Australia has announced two new Wii U console value offers in the lead up to the holiday season that will provide consumers even more options to experience Wii U.
Nintendo set to attend NZ Armageddon Expo
Nintendo Australia has announced today that it will be attending Armageddon in Auckland...
Nintendo US President says ‘meh’ to next-gen comp
This is the response from Reggie Fils-Aime during an interview with IGN, as he defended the Wii U’s value for consumers as the wave of next-gen consoles launch.
Nintendo reveals Wii U price drop
Nintendo has revealed the Wii U Deluxe system will be available for US$50 less ($299.99) from September 20.
Wii don't want Nintendo in our stores
The UK’s second largest supermarket chain will no longer sell Wii U systems or games, dealing another massive blow for Nintendo who are desperately trying to reverse the consoles fortunes.
Sonic to return and save the day…..for Wii U
Good news for Nintendo Wii U and 3DS owners emanating from the US as it appears Nintendo has signed an exclusive worldwide partnership with SEGA.
Wii U? Not for us
Many were quick to usher in the Wii U as the front-runner of the new console generation, but the studio behind Just Cause say they won’t be touching the console.
Has the Wii U been hacked?
The Wii U so far hasn’t been the powerhouse next-generation frontrunner it was supposed to be, and today it took another blow as the console has apparently been hacked successfully.
Wii U finally outsells PS3…in Japan
Although many believe the Wii U to be a generation of console all on its own, the events of the past week might change a few minds.