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Guy completes entire Wii library, and it’s massive

A collector who goes by Nintendo Twizer on Instagram has amassed the entire Wii library, amounting to 1,262 games. Most of the games are of questionable quality, but there are a bunch of hidden gems that many have overlooked.
Computing

Dolphin 5.0 is here, and brings with it awesome improvements

After nearly two-and-a-half years, and countless hours of bug testing, Dolphin 5.0 is here, and brings with it a slew of new features and big fixes making it one of the best and most stable emulators out right now.
Gaming

Nintendo denies Nikkei report, claims Wii U hardware production will continue

Nintendo has denied reports from earlier this week indicating that it would end Wii U production in order to focus on its next home console, reaffirming its support for the platform's dedicated player base.
Gaming

Pikmin 3, Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D among planned Nintendo reprints

Nintendo of America announced that The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D and Pikmin 3 are among the out-of-print rarities that will soon be reissued at a lower price as part of its Nintendo Selects program.
Computing

Dolphin GameCube/Wii emulator sees performance boost with DirectX12 integration

Thanks to Dolphin community member hdcmeta, we're seeing performance improvements on both Nvidia and AMD-based hardware with the emulator's recently mastered DirectX12 integration.
Gaming

Super Mario Galaxy will soon make the jump to Wii U

Nintendo's acclaimed 3D platformer Super Mario Galaxy is due to return as a downloadable title via the Wii U eShop alongside other recent releases like Trauma Team and Pandora's Tower, a recent ESRB ratings submission indicates.
Gaming

Sin & Punishment series arrives on Wii U in latest eShop update

This week's eShop update brings the Nintendo 64 shooter Sin & Punishment and its 2010 follow-up Star Successor to the Wii U, giving players a new chance to experience a pair of little-seen classics from developer Treasure.
Gaming

Pandora’s Tower, Wind-Up Knight 2 join Wii U eShop

Xseed's action-RPG Pandora's Tower joins the Nintendo eShop this week, becoming one of the first legacy Wii games to launch digitally for the Wii U.
Gaming

Gaming with guidance: How to set up parental controls on modern consoles, handhelds, and computers

We offer the easiest ways to lock your kids out from inappropriate game content on all current dedicated gaming consoles.
Gaming

Nintendo Wii and DS to lose online play support in May 2014

Nintendo announces a plan to shut down online gaming services for the Wii and DS/DSi on May 20, 2014. No reason is given for the shutdown.
Gaming

Nintendo sold fewer than 500,000 Wii U consoles in six months

Nintendo’s fledgling Wii U console has sold under half a million units in the last six months, and sold under 4 million units since its release in 2012, but the 3DS is going strong
Computing

Trade-in your old game console and get an Alienware gaming PC for $499

Remember cash for clunkers? Alienware currently has a similar program of its own, specifically for gamers. You can trade an old Wii, Xbox 360, PS3 and more to get a credit towards a new Alienware system.