Nintendo's Two Reasons For Making a New Wii Now

We've been playing the same old Wii since 2006, which makes the calls for Nintendo to create a new Wii—Wii HD! Wii 2? Wii-As-Powerful-As-The-Xbox-360!?!—about... four years old. As recently as last November, Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime was telling Kotaku that it wasn't time to talk about a new Wii… » 6/14/11 1:40pm 6/14/11 1:40pm

Nintendo Doubts You Can Take the Wii U to the Bathroom

Prior to E3, as details of the next Wii were becoming clear, I had a dream that I could play the games on Nintendo's next console in my bathroom. » 6/13/11 6:00pm 6/13/11 6:00pm

Nintendo Looking into Games that Support Two Wii U Controllers

Nintendo's Wii U controller is such an extraordinary device that we've been hearing some skepticism from readers that the company would expect gamers to have more than one of them. After all, the thing looks expensive. It's got a screen, and a mic, and a camera, and lots of buttons. » 6/07/11 8:14pm 6/07/11 8:14pm

Nintendo "Thinking" About New Wii Remote With Wii MotionPlus Built-In

Now that the fungineers at Nintendo have increased the smile efficiency of the Wii Remote via a brand new accessory, the Wii MotionPlus, what's in store for the vanilla Wii Remote? What if I don't want to purchase a reasonably priced copy of Wii Sports Resort, but want that 1:1 motion control the Wii MotionPlus… » 7/18/08 7:40pm 7/18/08 7:40pm

Wii Sports Resort Deeper Than Wave Race 64, Says Producer

Nintendo fans may still be mentally recovering from the company's softcore E3 media briefing that focused on fare like Shaun White Snowboarding and Wii Music, but fans of Wave Race may find the following lifts their spirits. Wii Sports Resort's "power cruising" mode may be a more hardcore appealing experience than it… » 7/18/08 4:40pm 7/18/08 4:40pm