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Wii U 5.5.5

Wii U Receives New 5.5.5 Hardware Update After Three Years

For any of you that are still using the Nintendo Wii U, and even if you aren’t, you may be surprised to know that the console has received its first update since 2018. The update brings the Wii U up to version 5.5.5 and it is only a small update so don’t get too excited…. View Article
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New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe has Outsold Wii U + Luigi U versions Combined

New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe has Outsold Wii U + Luigi U versions Combined. The selling power of ports continues.
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[Feature] What Becomes of Link after the Wild? (Contemplating The Future of The Legend of Zelda)

While March 3 will mark the fourth anniversary since the release of the Nintendo Switch, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and 1-2-Switch, a much larger anniversary is set to take place this month. On February 21, the Zelda series celebrates its 35th anniversary, with many of its games such as A Link to the Past, both Oracle games and… View Article
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[Feature] The One Woman Ba(Lana)rama (The Other Hyrule Warriors)

What better way is there to wait for Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity than to spend it playing with the first Hyrule Warriors game? Be it the original Wii U instalment, Legends for 3DS or Definitive Edition for Nintendo Switch, Hyrule Warriors is a delightful, content-packed offering, filled with love for all things Zelda, including the characters we love and those newly created specifically for the game… View Article
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[Feature] No need to Wizzro(be) This One (The Other Hyrule Warriors)

What better way is there to wait for Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity than to spend it playing with the first Hyrule Warriors game? Be it the original Wii U instalment, Legends for 3DS or Definitive Edition for Nintendo Switch, Hyrule Warriors is a delightful, content-packed offering, filled with love for all things Zelda, including the characters we love and those newly created specifically for the game… View Article
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[Feature] Cia Wouldn’t Wanna Be Ya! (The Other Hyrule Warriors)

What better way is there to wait for Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity than to spend it playing with the first Hyrule Warriors game? Be it the original Wii U instalment, Legends for 3DS or Definitive Edition for Nintendo Switch, Hyrule Warriors is a delightful, content-packed offering, filled with love for all things Zelda, including the characters we love and those newly created specifically for the game… View Article
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[Feature] Nothing Volga about this One! (The Other Hyrule Warriors)

What better way is there to wait for Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity than to spend it playing with the first Hyrule Warriors game? Be it the original Wii U instalment, Legends for 3DS or Definitive Edition for Nintendo Switch, Hyrule Warriors is a delightful, content-packed offering, filled with love for all things Zelda, including the characters we love and those newly created specifically for the game… View Article
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[Feature] A Linkle to the Past (The Other Hyrule Warriors)

What better way is there to wait for Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity than to spend it playing with the first Hyrule Warriors game? Be it the original Wii U instalment, Legends for 3DS or Definitive Edition for Nintendo Switch, Hyrule Warriors is a delightful, content-packed offering, filled with love for all things Zelda, including the characters we love and those newly created specifically for the game… View Article
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[Video] Classic Gameplay of Super Mario 64, Super Mario Sunshine & Super Mario Galaxy

With the impending release of Super Mario 3D All Stars coming to Nintendo Switch on September 18th, we have recorded classic gameplay of some of the original games that are included in the collection. Embedded below is some gameplay for Super Mario 64, Super Mario Sunshine, and Super Mario Galaxy. Now, I will admit that… View Article
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[Fan Fiction] The Adventures of Link: Friends Reunited (Set between the events of Majora’s Mask & Twilight Princess)

*The following is a fan fiction story set between the events of Majora’s Mask & Twilight Princess that was first posted in the Facebook Group, The Triforce Brigade of Zelda. The Adventures of Link: Friends Reunited – J.H. Longman   The journey was long and it took its toll on Link. Battle weary and a… View Article
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[Feature] 2021: The Year of Zelda Anniversaries (Milestone Games)

While rumours of a Super Mario 35th anniversary collection continue to swell, being the Zelda fans that we are, do Zelda and Metroid not deserve the same treatment next year? Both series debuted in 1986, hell, even Donkey Kong celebrates its 40th anniversary, we won’t say no to a new Donkey Kong Country game, would you? 2014 was 6 years ago. Back to Zelda however, it’s not only the… View Article
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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Surpasses 20 Million Sales

The Legend of Rupees. At first glance at Nintendo’s latest financial results, you might be quick to spot The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has yet to shift 20 million units, but that’s not true. While it does sit at 18.60 million, just narrowly beating Pokémon Sword & Pokémon Shield’s 18.22 million, when we remember the fact that the last… View Article
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Pokémon Snap

[Video] Pokémon Snap Gameplay – Nintendo 64 (Wii U Virtual Console)

Let’s do the time warp again! With the announcement of New Pokémon Snap in development for the Nintendo Switch, of course, we had to do something to mark the occasion. While most of the Nintendo community have moved on from the Nintendo Wii U, we still have ours plugged in and could not help but… View Article
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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of Wild has Surpassed 19 Million Sales Worldwide (19.02 and Counting!)

Once more, Nintendo has revealed the latest line-up of their 10 bestselling titles on the Nintendo Switch and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild continues to a contender, now sitting at a total of 17.41 million sales. However, sales for the game do go beyond that since Breath of the Wild was both a launch title… View Article
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[Feature] Miketendo64 In 2015 – A Great Year For Nintendo Games (Wii U Edition)

In 2015, when we first started up Miketendo64, we were in for a treat as regards to Nintendo games. The Wii U may not have been successful and had a pretty barebones library at launch but it started building momentum with games in 2015. Such games include the likes of Super Mario Maker, Yoshi’s Woolly… View Article
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Nintendo Network ID Can No Longer Be Used To Access Nintendo Accounts

Nintendo UK has given an update as regards to a number of incidents where people have experienced their Nintendo accounts being hacked, after finding unauthorized payments being made on their accounts. Nintendo state that they are still investigating the incidents and express that there has not been a breach in their databases, servers or services…. View Article
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Super Mario Maker

Super Mario Maker 2 Story Mode Course Created In Super Mario Maker (Wii U)

Contrary to popular belief, many people are still using their Wii U’s, such as myself. It could be for its wider selection of retro titles, exclusives like Super Mario 3D World and Pikmin 3, along with just not being able to afford a $300 console, but nonetheless, it doesn’t mean they aren’t diehard Nintendo fans…. View Article
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[Video] Horror Stories – Wii U Gameplay (Impact Game Station)

For anyone who thouthe Wii U was long dead, think again. The 3DS title Horror Stories has released on Wii U. The game is currently on sale and a demo is also available. Barry over at Impact Game Station has uploaded a some gameplay footage of Horror Stories on their YouTube channel. You can check… View Article
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