Daily Deals: 9/8/16

Author: Jason Ganos

The Legend of Zelda Series amiibo The recently announced The Legend of Zelda amiibo are currently available to pre order at Amazon. 20% with Prime! Note: The Wind Waker two pack jumps in and out of stock regularly.  amiibo Kirby Series amiibo are as low as $4.00 on Amazon Super…

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PAX West 2016 Indie Round-Up — Part 2

Categories: 3DS, Wii U

Welcome back to NW’s PAX West 2016 Indie game coverage! In Part 1 we covered upcoming 3DS titles from Azure Striker Gunvolt 2 to Noitu Love Devolution, and this time we’ll be talking about some fresh blood for the Wii U side of things. So without further ado, here are…

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Review: Jotun: Valhalla Edition

Author: Bryan Finch
Categories: Reviews, Wii U

Jotun was a Kickstarter success that launched in 2015 for the PC. Now, Thunder Lotus Games is bringing its viking adventure to the Wii U with Jotun: Valhalla Edition. The game’s main claim to fame comes from its lusciously detailed hand-drawn graphics and sweeping music. While the game is short…

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PAX West 2016 Indie Round-Up — Part I

Categories: 3DS, Wii U

This past weekend I had the distinct honor — and utmost pleasure — of covering PAX West 2016. It was not only the first PAX I had ever attended, but the first event I had ever covered in person as a member of the Nintendo Wire team. The heart and soul…

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ESL Splatoon tournament detailed

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch, Wii U

Nintendo of Europe has been heavily pushing Splatoon eSports in the region recently, with a series of tournaments being announced a few weeks ago at Gamescom in collaboration with ESL (the Electronic Sports League.) The tournaments will be held weekly for six months, with teams earning Go4Splatoon ranking points depending…

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Axiom Verge almost included a Samus Aran costume

Author: Bobby Soto
Categories: News, Wii U

Axiom Verge designer Tom Happ recently held a Reddit AMA along with ex-Nintendo indie chief Dan Adelman, during which an interesting tidbit involving Metroid series protagonist Samus Aran was revealed. When asked if they had ever considered adding a Samus costume to the game, Dan Adelman jumped in to reply…

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Mii V Mii: Season 2 – Fight 9

Author: TJ Cencula
Categories: Videos, Wii U

Get ready for some fierce competition. We’re back with Fight 9 in Season 2 of Mii V Mii! Watch the Golden Gunners, the Silver Swordsmen and the Bronze Brawlers duke it out in the latest battle. Check out the fight below! Help support Mii V Mii on the MiiTJ Patreon.

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Mii V Mii: Season 2 – Fight 8

Author: TJ Cencula
Categories: Videos, Wii U

Prepare for battle! We’re back with Fight 8 in Season 2 of Mii V Mii! Watch the Golden Gunners, the Silver Swordsmen and the Bronze Brawlers duke it out in the latest battle. Check out the fight below! Help support Mii V Mii on the MiiTJ Patreon.

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