First Thoughts: Super Smash Bros. for Wii U

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After a short vacation, I finally got my hands on the long-awaited Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. I praised the 3DS version, but how is its big console brother? I’ve had a chance to put a few hours into the game, and here are my first thoughts:  Continue reading

Nintendo to Allow Pre-Download for Wii U and 3DS Games

In an investor discussion this morning, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata confirmed that Nintendo will begin to allow customers to pre-download games for the Wii U and 3DS so that they can be played the moment they’re released. Games purchased from online retailers will also now have automatic download capabilities, if the player enters their Nintendo ID and password at the time of the purchase. Continue reading