Category: GamerCore

Analysis – Low Wii U Sales Limit Software Success

Analysis – Low Wii U Sales Limit Software Success

This morning’s news that Nintendo missed its nine million unit Wii U forecast came as no surprise. The target was a long shot under the best of circumstances. The bigger problem is that even...

Nintendo Chief: ‘We Failed’

Nintendo Chief: ‘We Failed’

Video game maker Nintendo is doing some soul searching after cutting forecasted sales of its new Wii U gaming system by almost 70 percent, forcing the company to radically reassess its strategy in a...

Ubisoft To Release Tetris On PlayStation 4 And Xbox One

Ubisoft To Release Tetris On PlayStation 4 And Xbox One

On the 30th anniversary of the legendary puzzle series’ first release, Ubisoft has worked out a deal with The Tetris Company to release a game on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 via digital download....

Project Spark’s Xbox One Closed Beta Begins Next Month

Project Spark’s Xbox One Closed Beta Begins Next Month

Microsoft’s game creation tool, Project Spark, is getting ready to begin the closed beta process for its Xbox One version. The beta for the Windows 8 version of the game began in December, and...

NASCAR ’14

NASCAR ’14

NASCAR ’14 from developer Eutechnyx and publisher Deep Silver, is coming to PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on February 18. Along with a launch date, a teaser trailer for the game has been released,...

Next Level Games Set To Exclusively Work For Nintendo

Next Level Games Set To Exclusively Work For Nintendo

Luigi’s Mansion 2 for the 3DS may have seemed like an internal Nintendo game, but it was actually designed by the independent studio Next Level Games in Canada, which is happy to keep working...

Nintendo Wins Wii Fit Patents Following Lawsuit Settlement

Nintendo Wins Wii Fit Patents Following Lawsuit Settlement

A company tried to sue Nintendo for supposedly infringing on its patents with the Wii Fit. It lost, and now Nintendo has acquired those patents. InterAction Laboratories sued Nintendo in 2012 for patent infringement....

EA And Dice Want Battlefield 4 Player Feedback

EA And Dice Want Battlefield 4 Player Feedback

An e-mail has been sent to Battlefield 4 players with a survey seeking feedback on the game. It’s a short survey that asks you to rate your experience on a 1-10 scale then asks...

Battlefield 4 Experiencing Problems Across Various Platforms

Battlefield 4 Experiencing Problems Across Various Platforms

EA and Battlefield 4 developer DICE have broadcast an alert warning players of connectivity issues across platforms. The news comes after a week of widespread online service brownout and blackout periods. Battlefield 4 has...

Nintendo Gives All Clear On Network Outages, Promises Pokémon Bank And Transporter Details Soon

Nintendo Gives All Clear On Network Outages, Promises Pokémon Bank And Transporter Details Soon

It’s been a rough Christmas for online video game services, and Nintendo seems to have experienced the worst of it. A handful of tweets from Nintendo points to everything being back to normal, with...