My First Day With The Wii U

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Fresh off the back of the Nintendo conference this week, I, like many I’m assuming, have finally picked up a Wii U.  I’ve had it for a day and I am FAR from impressed.

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E3 Wrap Up & An Honourable Mention

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Game Set & Match Nintendo.

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E3 PREDICTION: Nintendo

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  • Mario Maker (recently spotted)
  • New Zelda
  • Hyrule Warriors
  • Majora’s Mask remake 3DS
  • Yarn Yoshi
  • Smash Brothers
  • Metroid
  • They patented something the other week – whatever that turns out to be
  • Xenoblade will get a name
  • Gamecube games will be made available for download which ties in with the discontinuation of the current Wii U in japan, to make way for something with a large on board storage.  I’d like for it to be called the Wii cUbe but that’s never going to happen
  • SMT x Fire Emblem

I”ll update this post with what actually happened later

REVIEW: Watch_Dogs

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The next generation defining game is finally upon us.  First announced at E3 2012, Watch_Dogs demonstrated exactly what we wanted to see from the next generation of consoles, wowed audiences and became Ubisoft’s new hot property IP.  No with it finally in our hands, has it lived up to expectation?

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REVIEW: Post Eurogamer Thoughts

Seeing some of the enormous queues made me wonder whether or not getting to front of them would be classed as time well spent or not.  Never the less I had a go at a few titles, some unexpected highlights and some confirming what I’d already thought.

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PREVIEW: Eurogamer Expo

Eurogamer kicks off today marking its fifth year running and third at Earls Court.  The expo offers members of the public and game industry regulars a chance to meet up, be social and play many of the new releases that are still a long way from being released.  Although for me personally this years expo hasn’t got a lot to offer, there is most definitely something for everyone and if you’re over the age of eighteen then even more as well.

Below is a list of where you are likely to find me throughout the course of the day.

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E3 2012: Nintendo

You could say Nintendo had the most riding on this years E3 purely because of the new hardware.  Was it going to have 3rd party support, a strong launch window line up and actually be any good.  I’d go with yes, maybe, yes.

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