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Nintendo promises all its game hits for the Wii U—eventually

Nintendo announced Wednesday that it’s working on a new 3D Mario game for the Wii U, along with new versions of The Legend of Zelda and Mario Kart.


2012's most innovative tech gear

Innovative gear in 2012 pushed the envelope, even if gadgets weren't a huge consumer hits.


Wii U to launch TVii service on December 20

TVii provides a single interface for cable or satellite television and Web-based video services

Sales of Wii U in Japan trail original Wii launch numbers

The company says both sold out so comparisons don't make sense, but data shows the Wii had a better launch in Japan

Nintendo's Wii U console gets Amazon Instant Video library has released its paid streaming video service on Nintendo's new Wii U console, with a host of titles free to users who subscribe to its Amazon Prime service.

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Nintendo's Wii U sells out after launch despite some supply hiccups

Nintendo sold out its Wii U within a day of its release, and is expected to sell 3.5 million of its newest console worldwide by the end of the year. Impatient shoppers can find the $300 console on eBay for a premium.


Nintendo Wii U on sale Nov. 18; what you need to know

Nintendo's Wii U gaming console hits store shelves in the United States on Sunday, November 18. Here are some of the questions about it that we are interested in.


Riot at Foxconn factory in China blamed on harsh security guards

Foxconn workers are blaming company security guards for Sunday's unrest at a manufacturing facility in China.

Nintendo Wii U to Launch in US, Europe Starting in November, Will Work as DVR

Nintendo said Thursday that its new Wii U game console will go on sale starting in November in the U.S. and Europe, and will also work as a home entertainment...

Nintendo to launch Wii U in Japan on Dec. 8, with U.S. release before holidays

Nintendo will announce international launch dates later today.