Tag «Wii»

NEWS – MyNintendo Now Offers Decent Platinum Points Discounts (As Opposed to Gold Points) on Select Digital Downloads

Since the MyNintendo program was initiated, users could spend Gold Points to earn a small discount on digital eShop titles. Gold Points are earned by purchasing physical and digital copies of qualifying games. However, Nintendo is now offering decent discounts if users spend a lot of Platinum Points. Platinum Points are earned by using Nintendo …

REVIEW – Old Skool Super Controller for SNES Classic

Hope You Don’t Have To Go This Route I was lucky enough to snag myself a SNES Classic, one of the hardest gadgets to find over the last several months since its initial release. I was unlucky enough to have one of my official Nintendo SNES Classic controllers die on me for no reason; I …

NEWS – Nintendo Shutting Down Wii Shop Channel

Nintendo announced that they will be shutting off the Wii Shop Channel on January 31, 2019. However, it is important to note that users will only be able to add Wii Points, currency used to purchase Wii Shop Channel content, until March 27, 2018. This Wii Shop Channel will also be shut down on the …

NEWS – Wii’s YouTube App Ending June 2017

If you are still using your Nintendo Wii and fire up the YouTube app, users will be greeted with this message: “Notice: This YouTube app will no longer be supported. After 6/30/2017, the YouTube app on this device will no longer be supported, but you can still access YouTube in many other ways. A list …

BLOG – You’re My Nintendo Coins Might Have Already Expired

Use Them Or Lose Them Nintendo replaced their old Club Nintendo rewards program with their new My Nintendo program back in April of 2016. If you registered back when the program first launched, earned a bunch of coins but never used them, like me, then you just had some expire. There are two main aspects …

NEWS – NES Classic Edition Coming in Nov and Loaded with 30 Great NES Games

Nintendo just announced the NES Classic Edition which is a mini version of the classic 8-bit Nintendo Entertainment System. This plug-n-play version of the console is significantly smaller than the original model, has HDMI support and comes with a classic NES controller that can also work with your Wii or Wii U console. Also, players …

NEWS – Nintendo Cuts Prices on Software With Latest Round of Nintendo Selects

According to a Nintendo press release, Nintendo will be drastically dropping the price of many first party titles by creating a new wave of Nintendo Selects. These high quality games will only cost $19.99 starting March 11, 2016. Here is a list of games: Super Mario Galaxy 2 (Wii) Animal Crossing: City Folk (Wii) Donkey …

Trauma Team Now on Wii U eShop

The Atlus medical simulator, Trauma Team, is now available on the Wii U eShop. Originally launching on Wii five years ago, this surgeon simulation will have players performing surgery, diganosis, first response, orthopedics, endoscopy, and also forensics. Cut, hammer, drill, probe, analyze and more to save your patients’ lives. If you have a queezey stomach, …

NEWS – New Monster High Game Launches on Last Gen Systems

Mattel and Little Orbit debuted their brand new video game Monster High: New Ghoul In School! Monster High fans will be transported to the Monster High world where they will be a new student and have the time of their unlife attending school with their favorite Monster High ghoulfriends. Monster High: New Ghoul In School …